No, There Won’t Be A Made In China Tesla Anytime Soon

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To my unmitigated amazement, I read today a report that Tesla Motors will have a factory in China by “Mid-2016.” Amazed am I, because anywhere in the world, going from idea to full factory can take a few years more than what separates now from “mid-2016.” In China, it can go a little faster. Unless you are a foreign carmaker. Then, it can take forever. My interest piqued, I looked into the story.

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