Tesla CEO Elon Musk made another push, bumping up his financial support for several Texas state politicians in 2014. But he was unable to outspend local dealers. According to the Texas Tribune, Texas car dealerships outspent Musk 40 to 1 in the 2014 election.
 Tesla In Texas >> Texas Denies A Pair Of Tesla Backed Bills That Support Direct Sales

Tesla In Texas >> Texas Denies A Pair Of Tesla Backed Bills That Support Direct Sales

In Texas, Tesla showcases its cars at galleries in the Austin, Dallas and Houston areas, but because the galleries are not franchised dealerships, state law restricts employees at those locations from sharing information about purchasing the vehicles.
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Tesla In Texas >> Tesla Tries A New Ambitious Approach At Texas Capitol The Texas

Tesla says Texas is one of only five states with such a burdensome process. Though it has been trying to get the dealer-franchise law changed since 2013, Tesla has been outgunned by the auto dealers’ much bigger presence and millions in campaign contributions. That’s in spite of Tesla beefing up its spending on lobbyists last session.
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Tesla In Texas >> Tesla Vs Texas Dealerships Explained Are More Luxury Electric Cars

(Bloomberg) -- Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said that Tesla Motors Inc. shouldn’t expect to open Lone Star state sales outlets any time soon. Tesla has been trying for two years to crack the nation’s second-largest automobile market.
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Tesla In Texas >> Tesla Underground Texas Franchise Rules Make Model S Owners Skirt

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 Tesla In Texas >> Tesla Sees Two More Bills For Direct Sales Die In Texas

Tesla In Texas >> Tesla Sees Two More Bills For Direct Sales Die In Texas

Texas car dealers argued that a Tesla exemption would open the door for all manufacturers to monopolize direct sales in Texas, and would pave the path towards certain doom for the franchised dealership industry.
 Tesla In Texas >> Tesla Loses Legal Battles To Texas North Carolina Dealers

Tesla In Texas >> Tesla Loses Legal Battles To Texas North Carolina Dealers

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 Tesla In Texas >> Tesla S Direct Sale Effort In Texas Fails Again Complicating Things

Tesla In Texas >> Tesla S Direct Sale Effort In Texas Fails Again Complicating Things

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 Tesla In Texas >> No Direct Model S Sales For Tesla In Texas But Still 1 800 Sales

Tesla In Texas >> No Direct Model S Sales For Tesla In Texas But Still 1 800 Sales

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Tesla In Texas >> Texas Governor Rick Perry Pushes For Legalization Of Tesla Stores On

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 Tesla In Texas >> Tesla Shuns Texas No Electric Truck Factory For Lone Star State

Tesla In Texas >> Tesla Shuns Texas No Electric Truck Factory For Lone Star State