It appears Tesla Motors has truly sweetened up their Chicago home and officially opened its Windy City doors. Although they have already been conducting some small amount of business from the location, Thursday night saw a gathering of current Roadster owners, Model S reservation holders, investors and other VIPs gathering at the new 1053 W Grand Ave. location for a little celebratory shindig.
The new retail outlet will not only serve as a showroom but also a regional hub for their house-call-making "Tesla Rangers." Of course, like their other locations, they have service bays onsite in case you want to browse the brand's schwag while you get your
As well as the federal $7,500 tax credit, Illinois buyers can also lessen the financial sting slightly by taking advantage of that state's $4,000 Alternate Fuels Rebate Program. If, alas, you don't live within visiting distance of the new location you can check out the renovated digs in the gallery below.