Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla and SpaceX says that his company, Tesla will start accepting Dogecoin.
On the 14th of December, the billionaire, Elon Musk tweeted that dogecoin can be accepted to buy a Tesla product.
Tesla will make some merch buyable with Doge & see how it goes, Musk tweeted.
Tesla will make some merch buyable with Doge & see how it goes
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) December 14, 2021
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Tesla Inc sells products such as apparel, belt buckle, mini models of its vehicles, quad bike ‘Cyberquad’ for kids, and ‘Cyberwhistle’.
Elon Musk has been always sharing tweets about the digital coin, Dogecoin, saying that it is a promising coin, and could be better than Bitcoin. Through his tweets, Elon Musk has said Dogecoin can be the future of the crypto industry. Also, he met with the digital coin founder, to discuss further collaboration. Musk said one day Tesla will start accepting dogecoin. The day has just come.
In May, Elon Musk asked his Twitter followers via a poll whether Tesla should accept Dogecoin or not.
Do you want Tesla to accept Doge?
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) May 11, 2021
78 votes said yes. However, just 21 voted no. Many criticisms targeted Elon Musk who has always been a big fan of the meme coin, Dogecoin.