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Stanford Solar Car Project was ‘key’ to Tesla’s inception, says Tesla co-founder JB Straubel

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In a documentary about the Stanford Solar Car Project, Stanford University’s team participating in the World Solar Challenge, Tesla co-founder and CTO JB Straubel describes the team has a “key thing” during the early days of Tesla Motors as he recruited his friends from the team to start the company. Expand