Elon Musk, Uwe Ellinghaus, Jamie Corstophine.
“China is very important to the future of Tesla. We’re going to make a big investment in China in terms of charging infrastructure.”
Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced that the electric carmaker would not only build up production in China within the next 3- 4 years but also set up a “big” network of charging stations.
“I am not afraid of Tesla. I think Tesla is a great opportunity and a learning exercise for all of us, and will help us traditional manufacturers to think twice about electric mobility.”
Cadillac’s CMO Uwe Ellinghaus sees the Californian carmaker as a good example for premium brands, such as Cadillac, to look at their future vehicles with new eyes.
“I think Tesla is doing a great job at demonstrating what electric cars can do.”
McLaren’s head of product planning, Jamie Corstophine, came to a very similar conclusion when looking at Tesla but still sees the hybrid drivetrain as a more adequate solution for the P1.