Tesla's plan in Santa Monica: a drive-in restaurant with electric-car charging stations

Tesla Inc.'s Elon Musk recently mused about creating "an old school drive-in, roller skates & rock restaurant" in the Los Angeles area where people could eat while charging their electric cars.

That dream is now a step closer to reality: Tesla has applied for permits to build a restaurant along with electric-car charging pumps in Santa Monica.

As first reported by Elektrek and confirmed by Tesla, the automaker plans to build and run the restaurant on what's now a used-car lot at 1401 Santa Monica Blvd.

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