According to a report released on Saturday, most of Tesla's vehicles delivered about 96 percent, the newer Model 3 sedan. ) And the crossover was "Model Y". According to Tesla, 9,275 of the delivered vehicles include the Model X and Model S. This shows that Tesla sales increased by about 20% compared to the second quarter of 2021 and about 75% compared to the same period last year.
In addition to sales, the number of products of this automaker has also increased. Tesla produced 237,823 electric vehicles in the third quarter, another record for the company. Despite the Corona epidemic, the company also made good progress last year with a relative achievement of its goals.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk congratulated the company on its success with a tweet He also thanked Tesla's parts suppliers and logistics partners for allowing the record to be reached despite the difficulties.
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While Tesla has exceeded expectations, other older US automakers have seen sales decline. However, Tesla's sales are global, and the company does not provide regional statistics. General Motors (GM) suffered the most. The company announced on Friday that it had sold 446,997 vehicles in the United States, down 33 percent from the same period last year.
The company closed several plants this summer due to shortages. Global suspended semiconductor chips and battery packs for Chevrolet Bolt EV and EUV vehicles. However, the plants have now reopened.
Despite declining sales, General Motors has said it will increase its planned annual revenue of $ 11.5 billion to $ 13.5 billion as the company develops solutions. To alleviate the consequences of the shortage of semiconductor chips and the factory recall of the Chevrolet Bolt EV. Is. However, Ford has not yet announced its sales figures.
Cover Photo: Tesla Model 3 Version 2021
Source: Tech Crunch