Tesla Motors Inc.'s (Nasdaq: TSLA) signature Model S sedan has a base retail value of just below $70,000 but the luxury version of the vehicle costs well over $100,000. And when looking at the Tesla suppliers list, you get a glimpse of the intricacies of Tesla's electric vehicle.
Tesla keeps the full list of suppliers classified, but we do of at least 26 companies that contribute parts to the Model S sedan. Here's a list of Tesla Suppliers that are "known."
Tesla Suppliers List: Who Makes a Model S Sedan?
Brembo (OTCMKTS: BRBOF)
Gentex Corp. (Nasdaq: GNTX)
Harada Industry Co.
Hitachi Cable America
Magna International Inc. (NYSE: MGA)
Methode Electronics Inc. (NYSE: MEI)
Modine Manufacturing Co. (NYSE: MOD)
Zanini Auto Grup
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Few details concerning BlueStar have made their way into the press. However, a recent investigation uncovered some shocking revelations.