Quote Originally Posted by Southernguy View Post

Make your bets....please
I'm betting no conventional car company can afford to buy Tesla at anything close to current valuations.
I'm betting no conventional technology company will either.
I'm betting Tesla cannot generate enough cash flow to make the development investments it really needs to make to maintain its product line over time, and that problem gets worse if they expand models. The 'S' is already long in the tooth.
I'm betting Elon Musk's ego eventually destroys the company, like so many other brilliant but petulant entrepreneurs I have seen before.