In the United States conducted an investigation against Tesla due to new car — The Wall Street Journal

The organs of justice are investigating the company Tesla. It is suspected that the management of Tesla has provided investors inaccurate information about the schedule of production of the new model electric car Model 3, reported in Friday, October 26, the American newspaper the Wall Street Journal.

According to the publication, in recent weeks, the investigation is more intense, the number of employees of the company were summoned for questioning by the Federal Bureau of investigation (FBI). In turn, the official Tesla representative told the WSJ that the company responded to questions from investigators a few months ago. Since then, the FBI has not requested new documents and did not call anyone in for questioning.

The company Tesla from the beginning has faced problems in the production of electric sedan Model 3, which it hopes to conquer the mass market. Many times the user was forced to report failure to set goals — to produce 5,000 cars of this model in a week.

In late September, the head of Tesla Elon Musk has settled a dispute with the American Commission on securities and exchange Commission (SEC). Musk has agreed with the SEC that will leave from the post of Chairman of the Board of Directors without the right to reelection for three years. However, he retained the post of General Director of the Tesla. The entrepreneur and the company paid $ 20 million penalty. Mask accused of securities fraud and reporting, “deceptive”. The occasion was his message in Twitter about intention to buy shares of Tesla. Musk said then that investors for this step is found.

Earlier it was reported that Tesla will build the first factory outside the United States

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