""We have the big guys sniffing around, talking about buying technology, even hinting about buying the whole company," says Harrigan. Ford, Chrysler and Nissan have all made the visit to Tesla's base in California and expressed an interest in the company. But for now, says Harrigan, the high-performance electric car market is probably going to remain in the hands of smaller, non-traditional companies."-From http://environment.guardian.co.uk/travel/story/0,,1855609,00.html Click here for the article. PS. Thanks for the post in General Discussion about this.