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Tesla Says Sorry as Disquiet in China Climbs After Protest

  • Two government entities fired off critical missives on Tuesday
  • Footage of an angry protester at Shanghai Auto Show went viral
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WATCH: Tesla Motors Inc. has issued an apology to a Chinese customer after two government entities criticized the quality of its cars and treatment of customers. (Source: Bloomberg)
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After a dream run that saw it receive backing from the highest levels of the Chinese state, Tesla Inc. is getting a reality check, with the automaker coming under fire for how it treats its customers in the world’s largest, and increasingly most competitive, car market.