Should Google buy Tesla?

Would Google buy Tesla?

Would Tesla even sell?

All are solid questions and, with Tesla's recent string of successes, some are beginning to wonder if there are now parties interested in purchasing the automaker.

A sale won't happen anytime soon though, as Tesla CEO Elon Musk has vowed to keep the automaker under his control until at least the cheaper, BMW 3 Series competitor comes out (maybe 2017).

But still, there's a chance Tesla could be bought, right?

We ask again, "Would Google buy Tesla?"  Let's turn it over to Bloomberg contributing editor, Nicholas Thompson, for a possible answer.

Source: Bloomberg