Tesla cars will never launch in India? Elon Musk’s plan failed
New Delhi: Electric vehicle maker Tesla’s hopes of coming to India have been dashed. Tesla owner has stopped looking for showroom location for Tesla in the Indian market. According to Reuters, Tesla Inc. Has given new responsibility to many members of his team working in India. Three people involved in the case said that the company has discontinued its pan-India scheme.
Let us tell you that the electric vehicle company Tesla wanted the Indian government to allow cars made in China and America to be sold in India with low import tax, but the Indian government had said that if Tesla wanted then there would be no reduction in import tax. . To launch the vehicle in the Indian market it has to set up a manufacturing plant inside India to manufacture its cars.
Tesla should come to India and make a car
At a function last month, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari had said that the government does not mind if US-based Tesla is ready to manufacture its electric vehicles in India, but the company should not import cars from China. . Speaking at the Raisina Dialogue, Gadkari said that India is a huge market and has immense potential for all electric vehicles.
Sla is keen to import and sell its electric vehicles in India. The company has been lobbying officials in New Delhi for nearly a year to cut tariffs, which the company’s billionaire CEO Elon Musk says is among the highest in the world.
Last year, the Ministry of Heavy Industry also asked Tesla to start manufacturing its iconic electric vehicles in India before considering any tax concessions. Let us tell you that currently cars imported as Completely Built Units (CBUs) of Tesla have engine size and cost, insurance and freight of ₹ 40,000 or less (60 percent charged based on CIF value and duty). will go) up to 100 percent.