The investigation related to Model 3.
The Federal Bureau of investigation is investigating in relation to the company Tesla. According to The Wall Street Journal, the company is suspected of providing investors with inaccurate information about the schedule of production of the new model electric car Model 3.
According to the newspaper, the FBI contacted former employees of the company to interview them.
Model 3 is a key part of Tesla’s plan to expand from a niche player in the segment of luxury to the automaker with a wider range of consumers. In early 2017, the company announced plans to issue up to 5 000 Model 3 a week by the end of this year, but the real issue was only 793 of the car last week and 2700 for the whole of 2017.
The publication reports that the FBI is investigating, did the company that its plans for speed of production is impossible to implement.
The Tesla representative said that the company did not hide the difficulty of growth of production Model 3. According to him, the company voluntarily cooperated and handed over the documents to the Department of justice earlier this year and has not received additional requests on this issue for several months.
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