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Speculations about the battery for Tesla Motors' electric cars are very close to stand true, says Global Equities Research analyst Trip Chowdhry.

With an upgraded battery, the vehicles of Tesla Motors will still likely exceed 300 miles from a single charge, even with the said discrepancy in ratings. Some have said the 100D's range could be as high as 380 miles.

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In an interview a year ago, Elon Musk, chief executive of Tesla Motors Inc.

Tesla's potential plan for 100KwH battery vehicle has been circulating on the Internet since March. Mr. Hughes also posted this message on Twitter, directing it to Elon Musk, saying: "I know your secret". The news was first reported by Dutch blog, In the list is a number of Tesla Models, including entries for a 100D for the Model S and 100X for the Model X.

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Things just keep getting better and better for Tesla Motors. The company is only waiting for the right time to announce about it.

But whatever the case maybe: Tesla users are about to get additional battery life with the new model. The improved battery performance will also come with an improved performance of the cars. The company was able to control those incidents by adding a titanium shield on the bottom of the battery pack.

Would you buy a Tesla Model S?

Further upgrades for the Model S this year include an increase in charger size from 40 amps to 48 amps, allowing shorter charging times both at home and public charging points. In 2013, Tesla noted that its vehicles' battery pack only contains 10% of the energy of a gas vehicle, and the combustion potential in such a auto is only 1% that of fuel in a gasoline sedan. The new 60 starts from £53,400, but still manages a 248-mile range, a top speed of 130mph and comes equipped with Tesla's autopilot software.