Metallica’s James Hetfield Goes All Green With His New Car

No, no!  It’s not a Prius, a Leaf, a Volt or anything lame like that.  If you’re gonna go electric, then there’s only one way to do it these days.  You gotta have a Tesla.

James Hetfield–a major petrolhead–just got himself a new Tesla S.  I’m not a four-door guy, but if I was…

Via Celebrity Cars Blog

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

2 thoughts on “Metallica’s James Hetfield Goes All Green With His New Car

  • June 24, 2013 at 2:09 pm
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    I wonder if he avoided the Fisker hybrid on account of Bieber driving one? 🙂

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  • June 24, 2013 at 2:15 pm
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    Could also be the number of issues Fisker is having with their car. Plus, the Tesla has the advantage of being somewhat practical. It seats five adults comfortably, has great performance and range, and a more reliable drivetrain. THe Fisker seats four short people, has so-so performance, and has a tendency to not work all the time.

    Plus the Tesla is bad ass.

    One of my clients recently purchased one and let me drive it. It's quite impressive. A little different thant the vehicles I've typically leased him.

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