Riley Merkel, Contributor
October 22, 2012 | 2 Comments
The way car dealerships have always maintained their profits is through providing repairs and services for car owners and selling parts, something that takes place at the same location as the cars are sold. Tesla Motors, though, has taken the approach of opening showrooms in malls, where customers can learn about the cars and make reservations for their very own Tesla vehicle. The service centers are located miles away. Could this be the beginning of a new era of car dealerships?