Erdogan in NYC Urges Elon Musk to Build a Tesla Factory in Turkey

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan used a break in New York City on Sunday to urge tech giant Elon Musk to open his next Tesla factory in Turkey.
Erdogan’s entreaty makes him just the latest in a long line of leaders to lobby one of the world’s richest men.

French President Emmanuel Macron, who met Musk in June, and Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez, have also tried to lure him to their respective countries.
In March the Mexican government announced Tesla will invest about $5 billion in a massive new factory in the northern city of Monterrey.

Erdogan was …