I'm a fan of everything Tesla and SpaceX are working on, but is anyone fact-checking your press releases before publishing them?
The press release is this one: http://www.teslamotors.com/about/press/releases/tesla-motors-and-spacex-... (SpaceX also posted the same thing with the same following errors)
First, "the first time both companies’ technologies have been displayed together" - not exactly. At the 2009 Art Center Car Classic event at Art Center College of Design in Pasadena CA, which had a theme of "By Air, Land, and Sea," Tesla brought a bright orange Roadster and a silver Model S prototype, and SpaceX displayed a Dragon capsule prototype right next to the Tesla cars. You can see these in the background here: http://www.artcenter.edu/carclassic/cc09/PhotoGallery/5HVK.jpg.
Second, "the Model S premium sedan will be the first vehicle built from the ground up as an electric car"? Really? What about the GM EV1 (don't some of those engineers work for you now?), or you could even go back to the early history of the automobile, for example the early land speed record car La Jamais Contente.
Keep up the good work on the cars, but could you try to only claim true things in your press releases?
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