Elon Musk said he slept on the floor at Tesla's factory because he wanted to suffer more than any other employee during Model 3 'production ****'

Business Insider | 7/12/2018 | Mark Matousek
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Tesla CEO Elon Musk slept on the floor of the company's vehicle assembly plant because he wanted to suffer more than any other employee during the troubled production ramp-up for the Model 3 sedan, Bloomberg reports.

Musk also told Bloomberg that, at one point, he wore the same clothes for five consecutive days.

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Other media outlets have reported that Musk has slept under his desk and on a couch at the Fremont plant this year as the company faced what Musk called "production ****" for the Model 3.

Tesla CEO Elon Musk slept on the floor of the company's vehicle assembly plant in Fremont, California, because he wanted to suffer more than any other employee during the troubled production ramp-up for the Model 3 sedan, Bloomberg reports.

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"I feel like I have a great debt to the people of Tesla," Musk told Bloomberg. "The reason I slept on the floor was not because I couldn't go across the road and be at a hotel. It was because I wanted my circumstances to be worse than anyone else at the company. Whenever they felt pain, I wanted mine to be worse."

Musk also told Bloomberg that, at one point, he wore the same clothes for five consecutive...
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