Tesla opens new store in Henrico

By John Reid Blackwell | Richmond Times-Dispatch

California-based Tesla, which has only one other store in Virginia, will sell and service its battery-powered cars at the new shop in western Henrico County. It also will sell the company’s solar roof panels and its Powerwall rechargeable home battery systems.

Tesla hosted an invitation-only grand opening event at the store attended by Gov. Terry McAuliffe, and other state and local officials, businesspeople and local owners of Tesla automobiles. About 300 people were invited.

The store will employ a staff of about 25, and Tesla officials said employment could grow depending on local demand.

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