Techdirt Podcast Episode 74: Why Is Tesla So Successful?

from the no-single-answer dept

Consumers looking for an electric car have several options to consider, but the buzz and excitement around Tesla continues to dwarf everything else. It's hardly unfounded, but the scale of the company's success is staggering, and there's no single reason for it. This week, we discuss that simple question: just why is Tesla so successful?

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  1. identicon
    Personanongrata, 17 May 2016 @ 1:27pm

    Is Tesla the New Tucker*?

    Why Is Tesla So Successful?

    How do you define successful?

    Has Tesla Motors turned a profit yet?

    http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-03-04/as-tesla-gears-up-for-suv-investors-ask-where- the-profits-are

    If electric cars are such a wiz-bang sure-fire can't miss endeavor why the need for US federal/state government subsidies?

    http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-hy-musk-subsidies-20150531-story.html


    * Tucker Link:
    http://www.smithsonianmag.com/history/the-tucker-was-the-1940s-car-of-the-future-135008742/?no- ist

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