Electric Vehicle Manufacturer Franchise Exemption

A vehicle manufacturer is not required to sell its vehicles through franchised dealers if the manufacturer:

  • Only produces passenger cars powered solely by one or more electric motors;
  • Only sells new or used passenger cars that it manufactures; and
  • Was selling such passenger cars in Nevada on or before January 1, 2016.
(Reference Nevada Revised Statutes 482.36311 through 482.36425, 482.078, and 482.322)