Tesla Motors Inc CEO Elon Musk Says Heart of Model S is Japanese -WSJ
Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) CEO Elon Musk, speaking in Japan Monday, said the "heart of the Model S is Japanese." The batteries for the Model S are made in Japan, due to a deal with Panasonic (OTC: PCRFY). Musk said he expects Panasonic to contribute 30%-40% of the gigafactory in Nevada.
The first nine Model S cars were delivered to Japanese owners on Monday.
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