Tesla Inc CEO Elon Musk speaks at a gap ceremony for Tesla China-made Mannequin Y program in Shanghai, China January 7, 2020.
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Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk lamented the “entitled” and “complacent” character of individuals in the USA, and lauded the “sensible” and “laborious working individuals” of China, within the first installment of a three-part interview with Automotive Information’ “Day by day Drive” podcast printed Friday.
Particularly, Musk criticized New York and California — states which have supported his companies, particularly Tesla, with appreciable tax breaks, regulatory credit and different authorities assist.
Automotive Information writer Jason Stein, who carried out the interview, requested Musk, “How about China as an EV technique chief on the earth?”
Musk replied: “China rocks for my part. The power in China is nice. Folks there – there’s like plenty of sensible, laborious working individuals. And so they’re actually — they don’t seem to be entitled, they don’t seem to be complacent, whereas I see within the United…