For instance, Tesla’s first car, the Roadster, was a two-seat mid-engine sports car, just like the Pantera. And the Model S, Tesla’s second car, is a sleek, high performance sedan. (Tesla Motors photograph)

For instance, Tesla's first car, the Roadster, was a two-seat mid-engine sports car, just like the Pantera. And the Model S, Tesla's second car, is a sleek, high performance sedan. (Tesla Motors photograph)