Tesla beats records. They are buying more than Chrysler, Land Rover, Volvo and many other
Despite not a good beginning of the year, as well as the forecasts of analysts, the American manufacturer of electric vehicles Tesla was able to surpass all expectations. Even their own. Company Elon Musk has reported on the latest sales data, which states that in the world for the second quarter of 2019 were sold 95,200 electric Tesla - an absolute record for the company for all time of its existence. In addition, the company was able to produce a record number of cars for it - 87 048 units.
the Tesla beats records
The analysts predicted that the company will be able to produce and sell only about 88,000 electric vehicles. But it surpassed those forecasts. As indicated in the report, most were sold machines Model 3. They accounted for about 77,550 sales. The share of Model S and Model X had a total of 17,650 vehicles sold.
Most produced car Model 3 - 72 531 units. Model S and Model X produced a total of 14,517 units.
During the period from January to May 2019 Tesla was able to get around by such company sales as Mitsubishi (sold 58783 units), Infiniti (53219), Chrysler (51481), Volvo (40186), Land Rover (39530), and many others. According to analysts, Tesla showed a sales increase of almost 57% compared with the same period last year. For the current year the company founder Elon Musk Tesla has set the task to produce between 360 000 to 400 000 electric vehicles. However, the first six months, sales fell. Apparently affected by higher cost of electric vehicles at the beginning of the year. As a result, during this period, Tesla was able to sell at least 160,000 electric cars.
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on the financial performance report for the said Tesla is going to publish later. The company also noted that it has achieved significant progress in the optimization of global logistics operations and delivery. Due to this for the third quarter of this year is expected to continue the growth of the volume of production and sales of its electric vehicles.
According to Business Insider, on news of record sales of company's share price rose by 7 per cent this week.
In addition, it became known that the Model 3 was the most popular electric car in the US this year.
Five of the best-selling cars in the USA in the first half of the year is as follows (in number of units sold):
- 1. Tesla Model 3: 67,650
- 2. Tesla Model X: 9000
- 3. Chevrolet Bolt EV: 8281
- 4. Tesla Model S: 7225
- 5. Nissan Leaf: 6 008.
Earlier it was reported that Tesla can do mining. This will enable it to increase production volumes of electric batteries that are used in its vehicles.
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