Tesla says sues BBC's Top Gear over Roadster race

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* Electric carmaker claims race with Lotus Elise was faked * Says BBC show broadcast lies, misinformation about Roadster * BBC says stands by show and will vigorously defend claim By Stefano Ambrogi LONDON, March 30 (Reuters) - American electric carmaker Tesla Motors Inc said on Wednesday it is suing the BBC's hit motoring show Top Gear for allegedly faking a race between its electric sports car and a petrol-driven Lotus Elise. The firm said it issued a writ in London's High Court ...

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