Tesla Motors, Inc.

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Tesla Motors, Inc. is an American automotive and energy storage giant firm that designs and manufactures electronically powered cars, their components and battery products. Tesla Motors is a public company that trades on the NASDAQ stock exchange under the symbol TSLA. Tesla reported profit in first quarter of 2013, which was first time ever in their history. Since its foundation in 2003, Tesla Motors has recorded most noticeable breakthroughs in the market of electric vehicles by their own developed power-train technology. The technology was founded by group of engineers in Silicon Valley who wanted to prove that electronic cars could outperform the gasoline powered cars. With instant torque, incredible power, and zero emissions, Tesla’s products would be cars without compromise. Each new generation would be increasingly economic, helping the company work towards its mission: to accelerate the world’s transition to sustainable transport. In 2012, Tesla launched Model S. Built from the ground up to be 100 percent electric. With room for seven passengers and more than 64 cubic feet of storage, Model S provides the comfort and utility of a family sedan while achieving the acceleration of a sports car: 0 to 60 mph in about five seconds and driving range of 265 miles per charge. Model S was named Motor Trend’s 2013 Car of the Year and achieved a 5-star safety rating from the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Tesla’s vehicles are produced at its factory in

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