Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday May 14, 2013

North Carolina Banning Tesla To Prevent Unfair Competition?

Poor Tesla. It seems like every time they get a good bit of news, something like this comes along and kicks them in the junk. Thanks to Kelly Grant for the link.

The proposal, which the Raleigh News & Observer reports was unanimously approved by the state’s Senate Commerce Committee on Thursday, would apply to all car manufacturers, but the intended target is clear. It’s aimed at Tesla, the only U.S. automaker whose business model relies on selling cars directly to consumers, rather than through a network of third-party dealerships.