New 2016 model has a safety feature! [VIDEO]

Tesla's new model comes with a really cool safety feature, find out what it is.

Model X

Tesla is seriously trying to be the best in the car making business.

2016 Model X, Tesla's first crossover utility vehicle comes with incredible safety features like a bio weapon defense air mode, which “gives you hospital level air quality” inside the vehicle.

According to Elon Musk, Tesla boss, this feature, available via a button on the dash display, works by pumping the Model X’s HEPA air filter to maximum level, then removing toxins from biological weapons.

However, reports from the unveiling say that Elon did not stress on this feature, rather he made some jokes concerning the ongoing Volkswagen emissions scandal.

Other cool facts about Tesla's crossover vehicle include the ability to go from 0 to 60 miles per hour, "falcon-wing" doors which a futuristic vibe, and seven seats.

Although, it was unveiled today, it is not available yet.

However, interested buyers can put down a $5,000 payment in order to reserve this electric SUV from Tesla's online store.

Watch the official unveiling held at Tesla's Fremont factory where Elon reveals more details in the video below.

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