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YouTube star referred over $10 million in Tesla sales to get a free car

Zameena Mejia

YouTube star Ben Sullins, who has facilitated over $10 million in Tesla sales, has scored the biggest prize available from Tesla's referral program: a free Founder’s Series Next Gen Roadster . Two years ago, Sullins, 36, quit his full-time, six-figure job as a data scientist to become a full-time content producer for his blog and YouTube channel Teslanomics . CNBC Make It has confirmed that Sullins is among the top-performing participants of Tesla's program and is not affiliated with nor sponsored by the company.