Cutting edge technology will be an added amenity for Tesla owners taking road trips this summer
Tesla High Power Charging Stations now available at Marcus Hotels & Resorts' properties throughout the U.S. (Photo: Business Wire)
“We are always finding new ways to enhance our guests’ overall
experience. By combining the leading-edge technology and the
forward-thinking of Tesla with our commitment to providing an
exceptional experience for our guests, we now have the ability to offer
a high-tech, eco-friendly solution for Model S owners traveling this
“Imagine the ability to travel across the country using only our hotels’
connectors and Tesla’s growing infrastructure of Superchargers. Tesla
customers can go from
The Tesla High Power Wall Connector offers more than twice the power of typical charging stations, adding up to 58 miles of range to the Model S in just one hour.
“Thanks to our growing Supercharger network, Tesla Model S owners are
hitting the road in increasing numbers,” said
Marcus Hotels & Resorts has installed Tesla charging stations at the following properties:
Four Points by Sheraton Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile,
Grand Geneva Resort & Spa, Lake Geneva, Wis.
Hilton Madison Monona Terrace, Madison, Wis.
Hilton Milwaukee City Center,
Heidel House, Green Lake, Wis.
Bloomington, Bloomington, Minn.
Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wis.
Skirvin Hilton, Oklahoma City, Okla.
North Hollywood, Calif.
The Pfister Hotel, Milwaukee, Wis.
The Platinum Hotel & Spa, Las Vegas, Nev.
Westin Atlanta Perimeter North, Atlanta, Ga.
More installations are planned in the coming months.
Tesla changed the auto industry in 2008 with the launch of the Tesla Roadster, the world’s first highway-capable electric vehicle. Tesla is furthering its mission to drive down the cost of electric vehicles with Model S, the first mass-produced electric premium sedan.
About Model S
S is the world’s first premium sedan built from the ground up as an
electric vehicle and has been engineered to elevate the public’s
expectations of what a premium sedan can be. At the heart of Model S is
the proven Tesla powertrain, delivering both unprecedented range and a
thrilling drive experience. With a rigid body structure, nearly 50/50
weight distribution and a remarkably low center of gravity, Model S
offers the responsiveness and agility expected from the world’s best
sports cars while providing the ride quality of a luxury performance
sedan. Model S has received many awards and accolades during its
first year on the market, including Motor
Trend 2013 Car of the Year©, AUTOMOBILE
Magazine 2013 Automobile of the Year, the 2013
With the most energy-dense battery pack in the industry and best-in-class aerodynamics, Model S has a range of 265-miles—the longest range of any production electric vehicle in the world. Tesla’s electric motor produces an impressive 443 pound-feet of instant torque, propelling Model S Performance from 0 to 60 in as little as 4.2 seconds. Sitting beneath the floorboard, the revolutionary Tesla powertrain creates a remarkably low center of gravity and delivers a thrilling driving experience. Paired with an aluminum body engineered for superior handling, Model S offers the responsiveness and agility expected from the world’s best sports cars.
Marcus Hotels & Resorts
Hotels & Resorts, a division of
Source: Marcus Hotels & Resorts
Chris Anderson, Marcus Hotels
Senior Vice President