Tesla Freaking Out Auto Dealers −

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Published on March 11th, 2013 | by Zach


Tesla Freaking Out Auto Dealers

Tesla is scaring auto dealers. Its dealerships threaten the conventional auto dealership model. So auto dealers are fighting back with lawsuits (stupid ones, and ones I don’t think they have any chance of winning). Here’s more from CleanTechnica:

Auto Dealers Say Tesla Opening Stores In Minnesota Is “Not Fair” (via Clean Technica)

Tesla Motors has been facing some opposition from The Minnesota Automobile Dealers Association (MADA) with regards to its plan to begin opening retail stores in Minnesota. MADA recently introduced a law which would make it illegal for carmakers to operate dealerships within the state, shortly after…


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