23 Jun '13, 4pm

NY dealers try to make it illegal to register a Tesla EV. Call Your State Senator!! via @AutoblogGreen

in California Thursday night, Tesla CEO Elon Musk is turning his eye to New York. That's where a new tactic by the local auto dealers could put a damper on Tesla's electric-vehicle success story. "Just heard that NY auto dealers are sneaking through a bill to shut down Tesla in NY" - Elon Musk Specifically, Green Car Reports says , there are two nearly identical bills being stealthily moved through the New York state legislature (Assembly bill A07844 and State bill S05725 ) that would prohibit the state from registering any vehicles that had not been sold through an independent third party (i.e., a dealer). The move prompted Musk to Tweet , "Just heard that NY auto dealers are sneaking through a bill to shut down Tesla in NY. Please call your state senator!" He later sent out , "NY Assembly passing bill to shut down Tesla, but Senate holding the line. Appreciate senators r...

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