"An electric car would have been considered nothing more than a novelty only a decade ago. However, the Tesla model S effectively changed the status quo and enjoyed universal appreciation from the very moment it entered the market. According to Consumer Reports, Tesla is ranked among the top 5 in brand perception. Automobile Magazine claims the Tesla model S isn't only great for an EV, but is legitimately remarkable as a conventional automobile. Essentially, the Tesla Model S promises to offer all the benefits of an electric car, and none of the drawbacks."