Tesla Sales Surge, But Battery Swapping On The Back Burner

So Jo and I were just like, totally wrong. I guess we got our hopes a little too high, as the Tesla press conference had nothing new or exciting to share. In fact, the Tesla Model X SUV wasn’t even on hand at all. Instead, Tesla execs used the soapbox to brag about higher sales and an expanding network of Superchargers. But what about battery swapping?

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California Grants Tesla Motors $10 Million To Build Model X SUV

I think it is safe to say that without government money, Tesla Motors would probably not exist today. And the grants just keep coming, as news came out late last week that the state of California granted Elon Musk’s electric car company a new $10 million grant to develop the upcoming Tesla Model X SUV in the Golden State.

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