CNBC: The automaker last month revealed that it had bought $1.5 billion worth of bitcoin.
- People outside the U.S. will be able to buy a Tesla with bitcoin “later this year.”
- In order to accept the payment, Elon Musk said Tesla is using “internal” and “open source software.”
The automaker last month revealed that it had bought $1.5 billion worth of bitcoin and that it would soon start accepting the world’s most popular cryptocurrency as a form of payment.
“You can now buy a Tesla with Bitcoin,” tweeted Musk, who was officially made the “Technoking of Tesla” this month.
A support page on Tesla’s website explains how customers can pay for a Tesla using the digital currency. The company’s electric vehicles typically cost between $37,990 and $124,000 before tax. Read More