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"Where do Tesla customers come from? They don't grow on trees," Porsche's Zellmer says. They've come from existing car brands "that have not delivered the right offering for those customers." #ANWorldCongress
Porsche's Zellmer on Tesla: "If you started a company where stock price actually finances the cars that you sell to people that are not willing to pay the full price for those cars, that's a quite intelligent business model. Is it sustainable? We'll see." $TSLA #ANWorldCongress
"Is the combustion engine dead for Porsche? The answer is no. We will offer combustion engines as long as we are legally allowed to do so and as long as our customers demand them." -Zellmer #ANWorldCongress 🚗🚗🚗
Porsche's Klaus Zellmer: "There's no doubt: The powertrain of the future will be electric. But we will likely see combustion engines dominate the streets in certain regions of this world for some time - though increasingly in combination with hybrid powertrains." #ANWorldCongress
Ford will pivot away from being a full-line automaker, shrinking its passenger-car lineup and shifting only to low-volume, high-margin models.  https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-01-16/ford-warns-profit-to-drop-on-costs-of-electric-vehicle-catch-up  $F #NAIAS2018 #ANWorldCongress
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