A new Morgan Stanley report making an extremely bullish case on Tesla views them getting into the autonomous car industry and eventually helping to build a utopian society. As a firm believer in the utopian potential of autonomous cars, I was glad to see that they are even able to boil this down to a chart. Utopia is going to arrive very rapidly in the 2023–2026 period.
So look forward to it.
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