Ben & Jerry’s Save Our Swirled tour combating climate change kicks off next month, but something is different. There’s no ice-cream truck but instead, ice cream will be scooped out of the back of a modified Tesla Model S. The tour starts April 1 in San Diego, and ends in Miami on October 31.
In other Tesla news, in major reversal, New Jersey allows Tesla to sell its cars directly, without dealerships. Governor Chris Christie signed into law a bill this afternoon that reversed last year’s ban. The new legislation comes with some limits. Tesla can only open a total of four direct sale dealerships and has to operate at least one service center.