SIGN UP FOR THE BREITBART EMAIL NEWSLETTER

Viral Video of Tesla on Fire Sends Shares Tumbling 6%

Lindsay Leveen, the expert behind greenexplored.com, sent along this alarming YouTube video, taken by passing drivers, of a new Tesla Model S on fire in Washington state (no injuries, language warning):

The video garnered nearly 200,000 views since it was posted on Tuesday, and dropped Tesla’s share price by a whopping 6% on Wednesday. The Associated Press reported that the car’s large lithium-ion battery, which runs along the undercarriage, caught fire after the Model S struck “a large metallic object” in the road.

P.S. DO YOU WANT MORE ARTICLES
LIKE THIS ONE DELIVERED RIGHT TO YOUR INBOX?
SIGN UP FOR THE DAILY BREITBART NEWSLETTER.


Comment count on this article reflects comments made on Breitbart.com and Facebook. Visit Breitbart's Facebook Page.

SIGN UP FOR THE OFFICIAL
BREITBART EMAIL NEWSLETTER

GET TODAY'S TOP NEWS DELIVERED RIGHT TO YOUR INBOX

I don't want to get today's top news.

x