The new all electric Mercedes B class retails for $ 50,000 USD and the new BMW I3 all electric drive sells for $ 60,000. This month Elon Musk finally released the details of the all new Model D all electric 2 motor drive car and the price tag.
The Model D Tesla will retail for $ 80,000 but is it worth the difference?
Tesla as a car company is very young and new to the business while BMW and Mercedes are major players in the global automotive scene with decades of successful car building experience. Which would you choose for the money and why?
About Gordon Smith Gordon's expertise in the area of industrial energy efficiency and alternative energy. He is an experienced electrical engineer with a Masters degree in Alternative Energy technology. He is the co-founder of several renewable energy media sites including Solar Thermal Magazine.