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More Car Shoppers Going Mobile, Tesla Rises to the Top

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May 14, 2014
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Auto shoppers are using mobile devices more than ever to find the car of their dreams, says Avi Steinlauf, CEO of Edmunds.com. Steinlauf says shoppers are not always seeking out the cheapest vehicle with 64% of buyers saying time and price are of equal importance. He says shoppers on average will visit two dealers and take two test drives. On that score, Steinlauf says 80% of shoppers who take test drives will purchase a car within two weeks. Finally, Steinlauf says the recall controversy is not affecting GM shoppers and he says Tesla is worth the hype if price and range are not an issue. Video provided by TheStreet


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Tesla Defends Its Business Model Against NJ Gov. Chris Christie

Tesla Defends Its Business Model Against NJ Gov. Chris Christie

TheStreet (Mar. 11, 2014) — Tesla Motors says Governor Christie's administration is pushing for legislation that will hamper the electric car-maker's ability to conduct sales in the state. According to a press release by Tesla, the automaker says it's been working with the Christie administration and the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission to come to an agreement about its business model of selling its electric cars through its stores and Web site -- instead of through dealerships. Video provided by TheStreet
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