This has nothing to do with jazz, but we here at Seattle Jazz Scene think electric cars are cool.

from The Seattle Times:

After hitting a slick patch and nearly sliding off the track, Tesla Motors has regained its grip and is roaring back to Seattle.

The Silicon Valley manufacturer of electric supercars is announcing today that it’s opening a regional showroom and service facility in South Lake Union, just around the corner from the massive new headquarters campus.

By September the company will be selling its $101,500 battery-powered roadsters from a restored brick warehouse at 425 Westlake Ave., one of the first three to open outside of California.

“It’s a perfect fit for our company, being in that location,” said Alexander Pulver, a former Barrier Porsche salesman who will manage the facility.

Continue reading at The Seattle Times.

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