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    Tesla’s latest update only allows performance vehicles to reach max power on ‘Launch Mode’

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    We spoke too soon last month when we reported that “the controversy around Tesla’s undisclosed performance restrictions is finally truly coming to an end” as the automaker was deploying a new update to seemingly remove those restrictions.

    As it turns out, the update was interpreted poorly by most people, myself included. Since the latest update, every owner of a Tesla performance car (Model S/X P85D, P90D, P100D) can access the full power of their vehicle, but they have to use ‘Launch Mode’. It’s now the only way to reach max power. more…

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    Does anyone know.....

    Is this limitation is only for those cars that have overused the Launch and have now been turned down or is this for all cars? Hope that makes sense.
     
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    It sounds like it's for all. Think of the "launch" as a safety switch to engage max power
     

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