‘Bout them falcon doors (NSFW)

Falcon Wing Doors TeslaMondo Tesla Model XWondering about the complexity of the Model X falcon-wing doors? Have fun browsing these Model X patents. If nothing else, you’ll appreciate Tesla’s engineering prowess, and the gang’s commitment to improving the automobile world. Man, regular doors would be so easy.

A warning before you click these links. This material is not safe for work, because you might suddenly fall asleep and bang your head on your desk. Maybe patent lawyers do deserve a goodly chunk of their earnings after all, for wading knee-deep in this mire.

Model X

Dual hinged vehicle door

Method of controlling a dual-hinged vehicle door

Control system for use with a dual hinged vehicle door

 

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