Global Auto Sales Down 26%, By More Than 6 Million Units, In 1st Quarter

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 30 May 2020 01:25:01 +0000

A couple of weeks ago, I published a report showing US new auto sales were down 496,600 in the first quarter of 2020 (compared to the first quarter of 2019). That seemed like a stunning, jaw-dropping drop in auto sales. Looking at the global auto sales story, though, the 496,000 drop looks like peanuts. In the same period, new auto sales were down by more than 6 million units globally

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Tesla Model 3 = Top Selling Car in California

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 29 May 2020 17:00:54 +0000

In somewhat of a surprise, for the first time ever, the Tesla Model 3 was the top selling vehicle in California last quarter

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Tesla Model 3 Is Best Selling Luxury Car In USA — By Far (Q1 2020)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 09 May 2020 03:50:59 +0000

The Tesla Model 3 accounted for approximately 21% of new small & midsize luxury car sales in the USA in the first quarter of 2020*. For some perspective, the BMW 2 Series, 3 Series, 4 Series, and 5 Series together combined for approximately 15% of the segment’s share

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Tesla Model 3 Scores More Than 2× As Many Sales As BMW 3/4 Series In USA

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 09 May 2020 03:41:53 +0000

There’s one model that has been compared to the Tesla Model 3 more than any other. The BMW 3 Series. But how do they really compare

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Tesla Model 3 Sales Demolish Ford Mustang & Dodge Charger Sales

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 27 Apr 2020 05:10:47 +0000

Looking at how the Tesla Model 3 compares on lists of the top selling cars in the USA is always a bit odd. The other top selling cars are a class or three below the Model 3. The most comparable vehicles on the list are the iconic Ford Mustang and Dodge Charger, which do not match the Model 3 in several major categories (sometimes by a gigantic margin) but are at least in the “sporty affordable cars” category

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Tesla Model 3 = 8th Best Selling Car in USA

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 26 Apr 2020 19:00:38 +0000

A little while after I published articles about Tesla’s US 1st quarter sales earlier this month, I discovered that our estimates for foreign sales had been too pessimistic. Sales abroad were much higher in the 1st quarter than we initially thought — most notably, in Europe, South Korea, and China. That meant that US Tesla sales estimates were too high

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Italian EV Sales Stay Afloat In Catastrophic March For Car Industry

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Mon, 13 Apr 2020 03:48:53 +0000

A matter of weeks. That’s all it took for the coronavirus pandemic to change the face of the world and wreak havoc at an unprecedented scale on all aspects of human life. The economic fallout of this health emergency has proved particularly quick and devastating on the transport sector, as entire continents try to slow the spread by adopting strict lockdowns

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Tesla Model 3 Dominates Luxury Car Best Seller List in USA (1st Quarter 2020)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 11 Apr 2020 23:07:33 +0000

The Tesla Model 3 accounted for approximately 33% of new small & midsize luxury car sales in the USA in the first quarter of 2020. For some perspective, the BMW 2 Series, 3 Series, 4 Series, and 5 Series together combined for approximately 15% of the segment’s share

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Tesla Model 3 — More Sales Than Dodge Charger & Ford Mustang Combined

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 05 Apr 2020 23:51:12 +0000

Looking at the first quarter of 2020 in the USA, the Tesla Model 3 actually outsold both of them combined. The Model 3 had nearly 2½ more sales than either the Ford Mustang or Dodge Charger last quarter

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