Wall Street versus Silicon Valley just got serious.
October 20, 2014
You can buy a Tesla in China now—on the internet.
Elon Musk has put the Model S on sale via Alibaba’s Tmall.com website. Buyers won’t be able to customize their vehicles; instead they’ll have a choice of 18 pre-configured models. No word as to when the cars will ship, but buyers are being asked to put down a $8,200 deposit.