Was Government Support for EVs a Reaction to Tesla’s Disruptive Success?

In recent years, the automobile industry has witnessed a seismic shift towards electric vehicles (EVs). Many attribute this momentum to government incentives, regulations, and calls to reduce carbon footprints. However, an intriguing theory suggests that the government’s promotion of EVs was primarily a reaction to Tesla’s rapid ascendancy and refusal to conform to conventional dealership rules. Let’s dive into this perspective.   Tesla’s Unconventional Approach Tesla, under the leadership of Elon Musk, did not merely introduce EVs to the mass market but also radically redefined Read More +