Tesla Motors was established in 2003 by a group of intrepid engineers from Silicon Valley who decided to prove that electric cars can be great.
TESLA Roadster hit the streets in early 2008 as a car without competition. Three years later, more than 1,800 Roadsters rode without any emissions in more than 32 countries.
Company founded: 2003
Location: Palo Alto, California
Employees: 1.400 +
Stores: 21 worldwide.