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Whether electric-car maker Tesla ultimately profits hugely or ends up like so many failed automakers before it, there’s no question that company boss Elon Musk and his team have changed the automotive landscape forever. Electric-only cars used to be regarded as novelties and little more than glorified golf carts suitable only for quick urban jaunts. Not anymore. The critical success of Tesla has led other automakers to look seriously at high-end all-electric cars and not just humble commuter vehicles like the Nissan Leaf or the upcoming Chevrolet Bolt.