21 Mar '14, 2am

Why dealerships should embrace Tesla's direct sales competition via @therealautoblog

You people do realize that if manufacturer-to-consumer sales for automobiles happens as Tesla wants, pricing will be fixed and you will be at the mercy of the manufacturer? Dealers benefit the consumer/buyer because they compete with each other to offer you the lowest price and/or best service. There are plenty of good honest dealers out there that will give you a fantastic price and offer exceptional service. Needless to say, there are just as many that are dishonest and have unethical business practices. However, the option to choose which dealer you work with is up to you and what gives us independence. A dealer is a business and they too are allowed to make money. Just as long as the money they are making is candid and straightforward. A dealer should not be selling you a car, rather they should be helping you to buy a car and great dealers do that. Tesla is selling yo...

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