Tesla's Model 3 could be available for purchase in the coming days, with a sticker price of some NIS 250,000-350,000.
According to an anonymous source, Tesla also recently appointed its technical service manager for Israel, local industry veteran Ilan Benaro.
Tesla aims to roll 3,000 Model 3 vehicles off its manufacturing line every week at the $2 billion plant.
The full-time, Tel Aviv-based position will include responsibility for "driving the Service, Sales and Delivery strategy and operations in Israel," Tesla said in an online job posting.
Tesla must appoint an independent chairman, two independent directors, and a board committee to set controls over Musk's communications under the proposed agreement.
The decision leaves Tesla as a publicly listed company but raises new questions about its future.
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