May 22, 2013

DIDN'T MAKE US PROUD, DID MAKE US MONEY:

Electric carmaker Tesla pays off U.S. loan (Ben Klayman, May 22, 2013, Reuters)

The automaker said on Wednesday that it wired $451.8 million to repay the full loan with interest.

"I would like to thank the Department of Energy and the members of Congress and their staffs that worked hard to create the (Advanced Technology Vehicle Manufacturing) program, and particularly the American taxpayer from whom these funds originate," Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk said in a statement. "I hope we did you proud."

Posted by at May 22, 2013 9:15 PM
  

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