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Undertoad 09-22-2018 05:41 PM

Tesla Semi makes a cool sound as it accelerates
 
Sound in the video on this page:

https://electrek.co/2018/09/22/tesla...-accelerating/

The sound of the future, as the page points out.

xoxoxoBruce 09-22-2018 07:53 PM

He sounded almost giddy this truck had traveled over 3,000 miles. WTF? That's nothing for a big rig.

fargon 09-23-2018 07:43 AM

That's almost a weeks work.

Griff 09-23-2018 07:59 AM

I'd like to thank Frontier for preventing me from seeing the future. So is it more of a whhooosh or a wa wa wa wa or a Trump Admin Whomp?

xoxoxoBruce 09-23-2018 10:59 AM

A tone of increasing pitch.

Undertoad 09-23-2018 11:20 AM

A little like some light rail taking off?

glatt 09-23-2018 01:15 PM

Sounds like Metro.

Happy Monkey 09-23-2018 02:57 PM

I'm guessing it's the sound of a drive train, absent the sound of an internal combustion engine.

xoxoxoBruce 09-23-2018 07:53 PM

Yeah, that's the ticket, a trolly, or subway. My buddy said an electric drill.

Undertoad 09-23-2018 08:03 PM

A Tesla semi can accelerate much faster than a diesel truck, but will it want to, or will it choose range as what it wants to achieve?* If it accelerates more slowly, I think it can be pretty silent, like the cars.


*I ask, as if the vehicle is making the decision.

fargon 09-24-2018 11:10 AM

I couldn't get the video to load.

lumberjim 09-24-2018 12:05 PM

it sounds to me like a muted version of a wind up car.




fargon 09-25-2018 01:24 PM

Cool, Thank You Sir.

Pamela 10-03-2018 02:44 PM

Phooey!

Gimmee the deep-throated growl of a Cat C15 or a DD-16 any day. Black smoke out of the stacks a plus.

Gravdigr 10-03-2018 03:05 PM

I'll take a big-block Chebbolet, two fours, singing a high song. From about, oh, say, 5,000 rpm, and building.

And no smoke out the pipes, if you please.:D


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