Along with other disruptions to the car industry, Tesla is now poised to change the auto insurance market. Tesla has partnered with Liberty Mutual Insurance Company to roll out a Tesla-specific insurance product. This may be just the first step in Tesla’s plans to integrate vehicle purchase, maintenance, and insurance. Such integration might begin to answer questions about liability posed by AVs.
Tesla Motors, Inc., the Palo Alto based electric vehicle maker, has taken full advantage of the credit system through California’s Zero Emission Vehicle program to help post its first-ever profit at the start of this year.