Look for Copper in the World’s Most-Wanted Electric Car

The Tesla Model S is the world’s most-wanted electric car, with 100.000 units already sold as of December 2015, according to Red Cloud Klondike. Its high-performance copper rotor motor delivers 300 horsepower and weighs 45.4 kg. 

A new infographic developed by the Visual Capitalist presents all the raw metals used in this car, lauded for its impressive safety rating, range, and design.

See below what are the extraordinary raw materials that make it happen:

Click here to download the infographic.
(Source: Visual Capitalist, March 2016)