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Tesla’s Dominant Position in China Could Be Threatened Next Year

  • Carmaker’s lead in biggest EV market under attack by locals
  • Tesla’s fate in China will show if it has global staying power
The Tesla Model Y.
The Tesla Model Y.Photographer: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg

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Tesla Inc. is coming to the end of its first year selling China-made cars with a commanding position in the world’s biggest electric-vehicle market, but Elon Musk shouldn’t rest on his laurels.