Tesla is a US company involved in car manufacturing and energy.
Best described as a battery company, Tesla is best known for its electric cars. The company is also known for specialising in solar panels and Lithium-ion battery energy storage.
The company first gained attention following the 2008 release of the Tesla Roadster, the very first electric sports car. Following the Roadster was the Model S, a sedan, which has since become the one of the world’s best-selling plug-in electric cars. In fact, as of 2016, the Model S ranks behind the Nissan Leaf as the world’s best-selling plug-in electric car.