European Residents can Reserve a Limited Edition European Tesla Roadster for Delivery Starting in Spring 2009

2008 model year Tesla Roadsters are all spoken for in the United States, but with ever increasing production levels 2009 MY Roadsters are still available for the time being. With deliveries starting this spring, Europeans can now start ordering a Limited Edition European Tesla Roadster. The Tesla Roadster is scheduled to make its European debut at this months Top Marques Monaco auto show (April 24 - 27).

Tesla will build 250 Euro-spec Roadsters at their Californian factory and orders will be taken on a first come, first serve basis by emailing The price tag for a fully loaded Roadster will be Euro 99,000 (excluding VAT), or just over USD 155,000 where a US 2009 base model will set you back USD 98,000.

Tesla Motors Vice President of Sales, Marketing & Service, Darryl Siry said: “Now that we are in production, we are excited to offer this groundbreaking car to Europeans who want to be the first on the continent to drive a car with extraordinary performance, beautiful styling, and zero emissions.”