FRANKFURT: Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk met Volkswagen’s Chief Executive Herbert Diess for a courtesy go to throughout which Musk took a take a look at drive in Volkswagen’s new electrical automobile, a supply aware of the matter stated on Friday.
A spokewoman for Volkswagen declined to touch upon the assembly. A spokeswoman for Tesla couldn’t be reached for remark.
Volkswagen earlier on Friday tweeted that Elon Musk’s jet had taken off from Braunschweig, Lower Saxony on Thursday, “Were you within the space yesterday @ElonMusk? ” punctuated by a smiling emoticon.
Braunschweig is the closest airport to Volkswagen’s headquarters in Wolfsburg.
German each day Handelsblatt was first to report that Musk had met Diess.