Exclusive Footage of the Record-Setting Cross-Country Tesla Drive
Alex Roy’s team sets the transcontinental record for a semi-autonomous vehicle; watches cat videos, sleeps behind wheel.
Three weeks ago, on Oct. 21, Alex Roy arrived in Manhattan, exhausted. He, and his team, Carl Reese and Deena Mastracci, had just done something incredible: Set the record for fastest drive across America in a semi-autonomous vehicle. That’d be 2,995 miles in 57 hours and 48 minutes. Roy, Reese and Mastracci invited The Drive to come along for the ride for an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look.