Would-be shoppers check out the all-electric Tesla at the company's Scottsdale showroom where, under current law, they cannot actually buy the vehicle. Legislation approved by a Senate panel would let the company sell directly to consumers in Arizona.
Credit Capitol Media Services photo by Howard Fischer
Calling the approach and the product innovative, a state Senate panel voted Wednesday to let Tesla Motors finally start selling its all-electric vehicles directly to consumers here. Arizona Public Radio’s Howard Fischer explains.