One of the things you also need to understand is the cost of manufacturing... These ones have significantly lower moving parts. The cost goes down proportionately. As batteries become cheap (every year), profits go up. Almost every car manufacturer is noticing this.
I did, just unbelievable! I believe that Tesla will succeed like no other because they think like a luxury European automaker in the likes of Ferrari, Mercedes, BMW and Porsche. This type of mentality equals success. Is this America? You Betcha! We are back!!!