Has Elon Musk been put off launching Tesla Insurance UK?

A driver has been killed behind the wheel of a self-driving Tesla Model S

News Editor's View: With electric vehicle claims costs, and therefore premiums skyrocketing, some insurers are refusing to insure certain Tesla models. Scott McGee considers whether Elon Musk is set to disappoint consumers by ditching plans for Tesla's own UK insurance arm.

Earlier this year, it seemed as though Tesla was poised to launch its own ‘full-stacked’ in-house insurer.

In February, Insurance Post reported that Tesla was potentially lining up a UK branch of its

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