Tesla Motors

Based in Silicon Valley, North California, Tesla Motors Inc. specializes in the design, production and marketing of electric vehicles (EVs) and electric vehicle powertrain components. Some of the models it produces are Tesla Roadster and Model S.

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What is ticker symbol of Tesla Motors?

TSLA is the Tesla Motors NASDAQ symbol. The company had their first day of trading on June 29th, 2010.

Who is the founder of Tesla?

The founders include Elon Musk, JB Strauble, Ian Wright, Martin Eberhard, and Marc Tarpenning. Elon Musk is the CEO and Owner.

How much does it cost to fully charge an electric car?

The Tesla model s costs about 3 to 7 cents per mile to drive.

How much money is a used Tesla Roadster?

Typically, a used Tesla roadster would sell for 40-60k. With certain packages, features, or editions, the price can reach into 6 figure numbers.

Do you need a 110 socket for an electric car?

A 110 socket can work to charge a tesla - with the right adapter. 110 and 240 sockets can both be used to charge a Tesla.

When will the Tesla Model III come out or be produced from concept?

It is estimated the Model 3 will be released in 2017, but Tesla has consistently promised late. My guess would be mid-late 2017.

Will Tesla motors survive?

Tesla Motors has a strong cash position after repaying their Government loans and has improving gross profit margins. In the short term, Tesla will remain unprofitable but growing sales give Tesla a very good chance of success becoming an established car brand.

How much does a Tesla model s oil cost?

The Tesla Model S is an all electric vehicle, thus, does not need oil.

Will Tesla's autonomous driving work on Indian roads?

Since the road conditions, rules, signs and characteristics of the roads vary from country to country, self driving features will require their own implementation in each region. At some point it might work, but not from the start.

How did Tesla Motors start?

Tesla Motors was incorporated in Delaware on July 1, 2003 to pursue mass production of AC propulsion's tzero prototype electric car. At that time, "Tesla Motors, Inc." consisted of Martin eberhard, Marc Tarpenning, Ian Wright, and a business plan. The company was looking for an initial round of funding to create a more advanced prototype than the tzero he he

How much does a tesla cost?

The Roadster costs 100,000$ after tax breaks

How safe is the Tesla electric car?

The car has a five star safety rating and is one of the best electric vehicles on the market today.

Where to buy a Tesla Motor car?

Where to buy Tesla Electric Cars:

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Is Tesla Motors a publicly traded stock?

From Tesla's website: ( May 26th, 2007 at 2:12 pm What is your company's stock symbol? Tesla's Answer: Tesla Motors is privately held.

How fast does the 2008 Tesla roadster go?

The speed is electronically limited at 125 mph

How much is a Tesla Roadster?

The Tesla Roadster had a base price of $109,000 in the U.S. in 2010. The Roadster was produced from 2008-2012.

How long does it take to charge an electric Tesla Roadster?

It typically takes an electric Tesla Roadster 1 hour and 6 minutes to charge. Tesla Roadsters are sold by Tesla Motors, which was founded by Elon Musk who also founded SpaceX.

Where is the Tesla Model S built?

Tesla cars are built in Fremont California in a factory Tesla purchased from Toyota

How long does the Tesla model s battery last?

The Tesla Model S carries an 8 year battery warranty. The mileage warranty is unlimited within 8 years for the 85KW battery.

Acceleration does not decline with age, but maximum range will. Tesla estimates that by 10 years the battery will still have 80% of its original range. Tesla has proposed a long term battery swap program so their cars can remain on the road indefinitely.

Who makes batteries for Tesla cars?

Tesla buys its batteries from Panasonic, but is in the process of building a large scale battery factory in the US.