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Photo via YouTube/Rent the DeLorean
Photo via YouTube/Rent the DeLorean

In another battle for the ages, Tesla is putting its Model S P90-D up against a replica of the DeLorean from Back to the Future.

As Fast Company reports, the epic race is the idea of LA-based design agency Positron, which pitched Tesla on the idea that will also celebrate Oct. 21, 2015 — the date that Marty McFly time-travels to in Back to the Future II.

Photo via to the Future II
Photo via to the Future II

The race video will be released next Wednesday, the 21st, in a virtual reality experience that allows viewers to get a “first-person look from the cockpit at a race between the DeLorean and a Tesla Model S P90-D,” according to FC.

Positron told FC that it was shot using two custom rigs — one mounted on a drone — and 15 GoPros. The video will be released for Oculus, Google Cardboard, Samsung’s Gear VR and on YouTube’s 360-degree channel.

Which car wins?

“The Tesla can beat the DeLorean by speed, but of course, the DeLorean can time travel,” Positron’s founder/CEO Jeffrey Travis told FC.

Below, a video from Rent the DeLorean, which apparently, is an option:

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