Facing an ‘extreme shortage’ of car carriers, Tesla decides to make its own

Desperate to escape “delivery logistics hell,” Tesla Inc. is now building its own car carriers to deliver Model 3 sedans from its factory in Fremont to service centers across the U.S., CEO Elon Musk said Monday.

Musk was responding to a customer in Maryland who said he had preordered the Model 3 on the first day it became available, and in the meantime had leased a Model S while he waited for his car to get built. With his Model S lease ending in a week, he said he was getting “no help from…