Pristine 2008 Tesla Roadster Up For Auction on eBay; All Proceeds Go To Plug In America

4 years ago by Eric Loveday 1

Tesla Roadster on eBay

Tesla Roadster on eBay

“This beautiful Radiant Red Tesla Roadster was kindly donated to us and we are auctioning it on eBay. 100% of proceeds go directly to Plug In America! Bidding ends Thursday!”

Roadster on eBay

Roadster on eBay

Says Plug In America via its Facebook page.

Bidding on this red 2008 Tesla Roadster with 28,801 miles currently is at $55,200 (with 33 bids as this post went live).

Remember that all proceeds go to support the cause of Plug in America.

The auction ends on Thursday (Oct 03, 2013 11:06:45 PDT, to be exact)

Here’s a link the the eBay auction

Details on this 2008 Roadster found below:

Own a Piece of History

Plug In America, the nation’s foremost plug-in vehicle advocacy group, is pleased to be able to offer this once in a lifetime opportunity to own a vehicle that embodies the ingenuity and determination of one of America’s great success stories. Like Plug In America, Tesla Motors believed that electric drive was not only a viable option for vehicles, but, in fact, the best option for a truly remarkable driving experience. The Tesla Roadster was a groundbreaking automobile that will go down as one of the few great automobiles produced over the last few decades.

Linda Nicholes, co-founder of Plug In America and long-time advocate for solar energy and plug-in cars, has been on the front lines of the plug-in movement since the beginning. When Tesla announced that they would be selling vehicles to the public, Linda was among the first in line. Her roadster, production number 20, has been featured at numerous plug-in events and has even had a few media cameos. After purchasing one of the first Model S Sedans, Linda has generously offered her Roadster, “Tessie,” to Plug-in America to support our work in promoting the adoption of electric drive.

This is your opportunity to own a rare, one-of-a-kind automobile, and one that provides an amazing driving experience, as well as turning heads wherever it goes. This vehicle is in pristine condition. It has all the accessories that originally came with the vehicle including both the soft and hard top, and an array of charging adapters that will cover virtually any situation.

This vehicle will be available for viewing at the Long Beach National Plug In Day event on Saturday, September 28, 9am -2pm at California State University Office of the Chancellor, 401 Golden Shore, Long Beach, CA.

Details:

Tesla Roadster – Signature 100 Series
Model Year 2008
CA Custom License Plate – TESLAAH available for assumption
Color: Radiant Red
Interior: Black Micro-Suede
<29,000 original miles
Battery pack reconditioned by Tesla in January 2012
150Ah Measured Charge Capacity (CAC)
Clear BraTM protection on front bumper and hood as well as under rear carpool stickers and around charging port
California Carpool Stickers (allow operation by solo driver in CA carpool lanes)
JVC AM/FM Stereo CD Player

Includes the following accessories:

Removable soft top
Removable hard top with storage and carrying case
Tesla High Power Wall Connector (70A Hard Wired Charger)
Tesla Universal Mobile Connector with NEMA 14-50 Adapter (for RV style 240V outlet)
Tesla Spare Mobile Connector (for standard 120V outlet)
Tesla J1772 Mobile Cable (allows use of public charging network)

Note: This item is being auctioned by Plug In America but the actual purchase will be made through the current owners of the vehicle who are donating the proceeds of the sale to Plug In America.

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One response to "Pristine 2008 Tesla Roadster Up For Auction on eBay; All Proceeds Go To Plug In America"

  1. GeorgeS says:

    Seems like a steal at 55K.