(autoinsidernews) - Automaker Tesla Motors had sold the entire initial production run of 100 Signature models of its all-electric sports car, according to company officials. The $100,000 deposits for the Tesla Roadster guarantee that the buyers will get the cars, which retail at a price of between $80,000 and $120,000, reports Trend.
We arent surprised that Tesla has sold their first 100 cars, when the company unveiled the Roadster on July 19, around 27 people has already put their deposits down on the cars. Many early buyers were also investors, including Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin and Ebay co-founder Jeff Skoll.
CNET reports that only a few cars have actually been completed. No word from Tesla when the non-Signature Roadsters will go on sale.