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Will Tesla pick Texas for its next factory? Gov. Greg Abbott said this week he had talked to Tesla CEO Elon Musk about moving some of the company’s facilities to the state. “It’s true,” Abbott tweeted Wednesday. “Texas is a perfect fit for Tesla.” The California-based electric automaker has already picked Austin, Texas, for its next factory, industry news website Electrek reported Friday, citing an unidentified source. A Tesla spokesperson didn't immediately respond to questions from Fox Business. Musk wants to move the project even faster than Tesla developed its Shanghai Gigafactory, according to the report. The company would start with a general assembly line and then continue building out the factory to boost production capacity. The facility could be producing the electric Cybertruck pickup truck by late 2021.