His reaction is as heartwarming as it is humorous.
In this clip, watch Zeb Gitalis, an Ohio-based commercial real estate broker, drive his 97-year-old grandfather in a Tesla Model S, introducing him to its signature features, including Autopilot, its battery charging, and screen-based navigational controls.
Hear Zeb's grandfather's endearing remarks on the lack of vehicle noise, which leads to a conversation about its instant torque (affectionately referred to as "instant power")
"Oh boy! You gotta have a parachute to drive this car! Next thing you know we'll be up in the air!"
Telling remarks from a man who shared the planet with Nikola Tesla for over 20 years.
This post was originally published on March 28, 2018.