So You Want to Buy a New Car…

One of the more head scratching things I’ve learned about during the 2015 Utah Legislative Session is how car dealerships in Utah work. Namely, that car manufacturers cannot own more than 45% of an auto dealership and that you cannot buy a new car online if the seller doesn’t have a franchise in the state. This, in an age when almost anything can be delivered to your door within days of finding it on Amazon. In other words, if you want to buy a new Tesla–sleek, shiny, and 100% battery-powered–you’ve got…