Tesla Motors is preparing for the official release on the Russian market
• Tesla Motors is preparing for the official release on the Russian market
The company Tesla, headed by billionaire Elon Musk (Elon Musk), is planning in the near future to begin official sales of electric vehicles in Russia. This resource Autoreview said founder and CEO of Moscow Tesla Club Alex Eremchuk. He said that the decision in principle to enter the Russian market has already been taken. Tesla is now studying particular certification of their electric vehicles in Russia. First of all, it will be necessary to solve the problem with the integration of ERA-GLONASS system, which from 1 January 2017 must be installed in new cars and b / y.
It is possible that the cost of certification for Tesla electric installation ERA-GLONASS system will take over Moscow Tesla Club. Therefore, most likely, before the opening of Russia's official office Tesla at the end of 2017 or beginning of 2018, the import and sale of electric vehicles US vendor in the country will also deal with the company Eremchuk.
Alex Eremchuk also said that Tesla company representatives are now engaged in search of land for building a network of Supercharger rapid charging stations. Since Tesla terminals are usually located along major highways, their appearance should be expected in the first place on the road from Moscow to St. Petersburg and Finland, as well as in the direction of Riga.
In Russia already Tesla Supercharger terminal that has been set in the suburban golf club Skolkovo at the initiative of a private individual.