Norway seeks ‘Tesla tax’ to trim lavish electric car subsidies

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Teslas in Norway [image credit: Norsk Elbilforening (Norwegian Electric Vehicle Association)]
The electric subsidy party could be winding down for Norwegian car buyers if the government gets its way. It points out that ‘large electric cars wear out the roads just as much as normal cars’.

Norway plans to trim lavish tax breaks for Tesla and other electric cars that have given it the world’s highest rate of battery-vehicle ownership, the right-wing government proposed on Thursday [reports Reuters].

The draft 2018 budget would mainly affect large cars weighing more than two tons, it said. Norwegian media dubbed the changes a “Tesla Tax”, intended to cut down on sales of luxury models such as Tesla’s Model X sport utility vehicle.

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Author: uwe.roland.gross

Je dümmer die Menschheit ist, umso einfacher ist es dieser eine Lüge zu servieren. Noch nie hat ein Gesetz die Freiheit eines Menschen erhöht, jedoch wurde sie durch Gesetze entzogen! Am Anfang war die Lüge.

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