Efforts afoot in New York to ban Tesla Motors' direct sales method

|About: Tesla Motors (TSLA)|By:, SA News Editor

Tesla Motors (TSLA -2.1%) could be facing a battle in New York to sell cars directly consumers with auto dealers urging state legislators to issue rules banning the practice.

There is no legislation in place at the moment in the state.

The EV automaker is expected to continue fighting auto dealer groups in the courts to keep its direct sales method thriving.