Tesla Motors designs and sells electric cars that break the compromise between performance and efficiency, combining world-class automotive design and Silicon Valley technology with an innovative sales and support strategy. The company’s first car is an all-electric roadster with exceptional performance, mileage, and range, and with zero emissions. Tesla’s patented and proprietary technologies change the automotive energy equation. In addition to DBL Partners, investors include Vantage Point Venture Partners, Technology Partners, Valor Equity Partners, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Daimler and Elon Musk.
Tesla Motors went public on June 29th, 2010.