Tesla Moves Into the Passing Lane

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  • Report this Comment On May 21, 2013, at 2:44 PM, charlsbird wrote:

    High on tesla making the auto industry pay attention to real needs of not only car drivers, but the future of out planet. It is a problem auto makers have refused to deal with, perhaps tesla will show the world that electric cars are ready to be accepted by serious consumers who are putting their money on the future of electric autos! Hurray for electric autos! and a nice stock price!

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