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Tesla Buyers in Norway get a $134,000 Tax Break

Whoa. There’s a huge tax break in Norway for buying an electric car. Not surprisingly, Tesla is focusing its sales efforts in Norway, as this tax break — as shown in the graph below — makes the Tesla half the price of its competitors:

The Tesla Model S is exempt from Norway’s steep levies on purchases of fuel-burning vehicles that can double the base price of a car. Thai makes the Model S a relative bargain for the wealthy Norwegians than can afford a six-figure set of wheels. 

 

The rest from the IBTimes here.

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