It is amazing how backwards-ass government can be. Shame on Tesla for not researching this blunder sooner.
Tesla’s upcoming Austin factory could start producing Cybertrucks by the end of next year. If Texas laws remain unchanged, however, the all-electric pickups would have to be shipped beyond state lines first, before they could be brought back for delivery to TX based customers.
Such a detour sounds quite ridiculous, of course, but this scenario could actually happen unless Texas changes a law that prohibits auto manufacturers from selling new vehicles to buyers without the utilization of a franchised dealership.
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