Tesla Motors (TSLA -0.7%) CEO Elon Musk explains in a blog post the rationale for the company...

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

Tesla Motors (TSLA -0.7%) CEO Elon Musk explains in a blog post the rationale for the company setting up its own retail stores to disrupt the dealership model by noting any salesperson selling a electric vehicles alongside gas-powered cars faces a conflict of interest. Musk on dealers: "It is impossible for them to explain the advantages of going electric without simultaneously undermining their traditional business."