How Long Have Tesla Cars Been Around. Pictured here is an electric vehicle built by an english inventor in 1884. We've tried to capture the history of each of the key hardware changes and model updates and in which year they occurred.
It was founded by a group of engineers in july 2003 and is headquartered in palo alto, california. Here are all the tesla models since the birth of the company: It only produced around 2,500 electric roadsters.