US media, car dealers Association of Georgia направила
local authorities to revoke the license of a formal requirement Tesla cars for sale in this state.
The essence of the claim is that the company Tesla Motors has sold through its company store (the only one in Georgia) is 25 miles from Atlanta 173 car, while, according to car dealers, by the rules of the state could be sold only 150 cars per year. And once the rules have been violated, the punishment should be followed - in the form of license revocation.
«It's simple - we want them to abide by the rules, like all of us», - заявил Georgia auto dealers association president Bill Morey. blockquote> If store in Georgia will be closed, the potential buyers will either have to go to another store 4 hours prior to Nashville, Tampa 6 hours before or more than 8 hours to St. Louis. Wishing to make a path to look at the car, will not so much, and sales will fall. Even for a test drive electric vehicle in the state to enroll will be very difficult.
Avtoekspert Yahoo News Stephen Lang believes that dealers are trying to force Tesla to cooperate - if the company will sell electric cars through their network, you will be forced to pay royalties on sales (already received the company's competitors Elon Musk Chevrolet with its Volt and Nissan with model Leaf). Currently the company sells its vehicles directly to independently control the work with clients.