This really is the most extravagant automaker company in this day and age.
It will definitely leave a bright mark in history regardless its further commercial development. Here are 20 facts you may not know about Tesla Motors.
1. This American start-up carmaker based in Silicon Valley is named after Nikola Tesla, a famous inventor and scientist in the area of radio technology and electric engineering of Serbian descent.
2. The first 100 Tesla Roadster (the first automobile of the company) were made within a month. One vehicle cost 100 000 dollars. Serial production started in March 2008.
3. Among the investors of the company there are Larry Page and Sergey Brin, the co-founders of Google Inc., Elon Musk, one of the co-founders of PayPal payment system, Jeffrey Skoll, the first president of Internet auction firm eBay.