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Brabus’ Zero Emission division has unveiled a customised Tesla Model S at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show. The modded EV sports refinement options for the bodywork and cabin.

The Tesla’s front end is given a sporty facelift here, and the carbon attachments for the side air intakes give the car a more distinctive appearance and optimise the flow of air to the radiators. A carbon spoiler lip adds attitude, while reducing lift on the front axle at higher speeds. The carbon bits are permanently sealed with a high-gloss or a matte protective coat.

The Model S rides on 21-inch Monoblock “Platinum Edition” forged wheels, with Y-shaped spokes that offer a combination of lightweight construction and strength. 255/35 tyres at the front, and 265/35 at the rear; choose from Continental, Pirelli or Yokohama high-performance rubber.

Options for the interior include stainless steel scuff plates with backlit Brabus logos and a specially designed centre console for the transmission tunnel with storage spaces for keys and similar items. Brabus’ Model S even has cup holders that can be set to cool or heat beverages placed in it. There is also a wireless smartphone charger in the console.

Alcantara leather is used liberally in the cabin, and the blue stitching adds a nice touch to proceedings. There are also tailor-made genuine carbon and wood trim sets with a variety of colours and surface finishes.

No performance enhancements? With a Ludicrous Mode that unleashes 772 hp and 0-100 km/h under 3.0 seconds, even Brabus recognises that the Tesla Model S is all right, performance wise.