North Carolina May Ban Tesla Sales


teslaSeems that North Carolina is not a fan of Tesla, the only U.S. automaker whose business model relies on selling cars directly to consumers, rather than through a network of third-party dealerships.

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25 comments
Docintoxicated
Docintoxicated

Actually they want to ban all vehicles not preloaded with a jesus fish. It just brings up the question "where do cars come from" which leads to complicated things that can only be explained to them by Nature Boy Ric Flair who is just too old an tired for this shit anymore.

Binary Daoist
Binary Daoist

North Carolina automobile association is scared, as they should be 'cause finally someone doing the right thing and making it profitable. Fuck all these companies for our delays because they are incapable of change and adaptation. We are a nation that pushes forward.

FLpro
FLpro

Sucks! I was just thinking about buying one of those nostalgic 1980's video arcade games!??

ediblegenius
ediblegenius

This coming from the state that opposes Obamacare, they don't want the Gov't forcing anyone to buy healthcare, yet they're allowed to make their own laws that interfere with private business?

runawayralph
runawayralph

Do they have electricity in North Carolina ?

treekiller
treekiller

If someone is willing to buy something and not have a service facility to take it to..  and the state collects t's tax.. what's the problem? 

JohnnyWest
JohnnyWest

Just another reminder... we're all fucked

james
james

I worked for Chevy for two years and I've never worked with anyone slimier and dishonest as people in the car business, fuck them all and GM !!!!

Christopher Brooklyn
Christopher Brooklyn

I saw one of these cars in a very rich mall in NJ...yes NJ has rich malls...very cool and I would love to have one...Then I can do electric donuts in NC...

rexdart936
rexdart936

bloomberg can tell you what you can eat, but this is okay?  WTF republicans?

ADomeApart
ADomeApart

A trade organization lobbying against a new, and more efficient business model in an attempt to protect its own outdated one from falling by the wayside.  An unfortunately reoccurring thing here in the United States.  Free-market conservatives would normally be against this but, when lobbying money gets involved, you often can drop the "free-market" misnomer from any politician who claims to believe in it.

FLpro
FLpro

Oh wait that was "Tetris"...I slayed on that game!

treekiller
treekiller

oh that's right..  It's because our state governments are mobbed up by asshole unions. As more and more movies are made in Canada and more cars in mexico every year. 

Badmotherrucker
Badmotherrucker

I know the mall your talking about. Fez was there for OnA's homeless shopping spree.