This was announced yesterday by the controversial businessman in the 60-minute program of the United States CBS, in an interview with Leslie Stahl.
"We can be as important as [GM] will sell a factory or will not use it for us to take it, "said the businessman.
This would be the first time that Tesla purchased the assembled facilities of another brand. In 2010, Tesla bought NUMMI, a closed automobile company in the ownership of General Motors and Toyota in Fremont, California, for the modest amount of $ 42 million, shortly after closing.
The acquisition of the company came with many enforcement, even of people who were killed when it was closed. And now Electrek, the Tesla-assembler in Fremont produces 333,000 units in & years and uses more people than the former owners of this factory.
"The purpose of Tesla is to seek the arrival of electric cars … sustainable transport and try to help the environment. It is the most serious problem for the humanity policy," Musk added in the interview that was previously released is.
The experts summarized briefly to GM capital, Mary Barra, meeting with members of the US Congress in Washington over the last two days, discussing plans to close five factories in the country and 14,700 workers. . The automaker is under pressure from the Donald Trump government to keep some of these facilities open.
The company said that consumers used the SUV (sports utility vehicle, wider use) instead of cars, so they plan to produce Cevrolet Cruze, Buick LaCrosse, Cadillac CT6, Cadillac XTS, Chevrolet Impala and Chevrolet Volt stop as part of a larger plan to re-configure the entire business.
While Barra speaks to legislators, Fiat Chrysler has announced that she will rebuild one of her idle motorcycles in Detroit and build a new Jeep, which will increase the irritation in Congress on GM plans to cut the jobs.
Tesla makes her model S, Model X and Model 3 – all electric – in its only automobile in California, bought it from a joint venture between GM and Toyota.
Musk was the second GM competitor that was released in recent days was an initiative for the creation of jobs, while the traditional American manufacturer criticized the top level level to prevent jobs. In the meantime, the Muscular Prevention was taken care of, in recent months, they had to exterminate several months.