Tesla has formally entered the restaurant enterprise, as a brand new trademark software from the electrical automaker is presently being processed by the US Patent and Trademark Workplace.
In keeping with the USPTO web site, Tesla has filed its conventional “T” design with the intent of protecting the classes of “restaurant companies, pop-up restaurant companies, self-service restaurant companies, and take-out restaurant companies.”
The USPTO says that the “software has been accepted by the Workplace (has met the minimal submitting necessities) and has not but been assigned to an examiner.” The paperwork had been discovered by u/lgats on the TeslaMotors subreddit.
Earlier this yr, Tesla CEO Elon Musk confirmed that the corporate would formally open a drive-in movie show with a diner at a 62-stall Supercharging station set in Santa Monica, California. “Main new Supercharger station coming quickly! Hoping to have 50’s diner & 100 greatest film clips taking part in too. Thanks Santa Monica metropolis!,” Musk stated in a Tweet.
Main new Supercharger station coming to Santa Monica quickly! Hoping to have 50’s diner & 100 greatest film clips taking part in too. Thanks Santa Monica metropolis!
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) April 2, 2021
Teslarati reported in early March that the automaker had utilized to launch its largest V3 Supercharging station but, a 62-stall facility in Santa Monica that may have loos, Cybertruck particular parking stalls, and would span throughout two vacant heaps on Santa Monica Boulevard. The challenge was accepted, however then placed on delay by Santa Monica Metropolis Council members who prioritized the heaps to be utilized for reasonably priced housing. After one other assembly, the heaps had been then turned again over to a possible Tesla Supercharger lot, as the true property was exempt from the housing wants in Los Angeles.
Now that the challenge has been accepted and put into movement, Tesla is making their trademarked “T” brand registered with the USPTO to be categorised as “Miscellaneous” and “Promoting and Enterprise.” It additionally states that the first classification of the brand is for “Resorts and Eating places – Providers for offering foods and drinks; momentary lodging.”
The drive-in-style Supercharger outfitted with a 50’s-style diner has been in Elon Musk’s plans for a number of years. In 2018, the Tesla CEO stated that he was planning to place an “old-school drive-in, curler skates & rock restaurant at one of many new Tesla Supercharger places in LA.” After the Tweet, nothing actually ever got here out of Musk’s plans, till now.
Elon Musk confirms main Tesla Santa Monica Supercharger: 50’s-style diner, drive-in film clips
As a result of Tesla’s “T” brand is registered throughout the automotive and power industries and never the restaurant enterprise, the corporate needed to reapply its rights to make the most of the design as a restaurant brand. Tesla additionally utilized to make use of its full “Tesla” brand that spells out the corporate identify, together with the corporate’s identify written out in “Normal Characters,” the patent workplace purposes say.
Credit score: US Patent Workplace
Credit score: US Patent Workplace
Evidently within the coming months, Tesla house owners and fanatics may have extra details about the restaurant given to them by Musk himself, who usually updates Tesla information from his Twitter account.
The complete software is obtainable right here.
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