Elon Musk: Expect Tesla Model Y To Be Best Selling Car, SUV, Or Truck In World In 2022 Or 2023

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 27 Apr 2021 02:16:18 +0000

To my ears, the biggest highlight from the Q1 2021 Tesla conference call today was that Tesla CEO Elon Musk expects the Model Y to be the top selling light-duty passenger vehicle (top selling car, truck, or SUV) in the world in 2022 or 2023. He said he expects that it’s more likely than not […]

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More Tesla Sales Forecasts — And By Factory!

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 19 Apr 2021 11:10:36 +0000

Right after I finished and published an article on my 2021 Tesla sales forecasts, I went to Twitter to find it and retweet it. I quickly spotted a tweet from Troy Teslike showing his own forecasts (published a couple of hours before mine). So, being a big fan of his work, I thought I’d look […]

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2nd Shift for Tesla Model Y Coming & Going in Shanghai (Rumor) … & In Coming Again?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 05 Apr 2021 02:28:35 +0000

I noticed that in the past month “Troy Teslike,” an occasional writer on CleanTechnica and obsessive Tesla delivery tracker and forecaster, got word that Tesla Giga Shanghai had added a second shift for production of the Tesla Model Y. He got an update a little more than two weeks later, near the end of March, […]

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The Ladder Ford, GM, & Audi Have To Climb If They Want To Get The Props Tesla Gets — US EV Sales Report

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 03 Apr 2021 23:23:49 +0000

We’ve gotten some great electric vehicle news this week in the United States — the Chevy Bolt EV had a record 1st quarter, the Audi e-tron had a record quarter, the Ford Mustang Mach-E arrived with a bang, and US-based EV giant Tesla had a record quarter. As I’ve been covering in the past couple […]

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Tesla Q1 & Full 2021 Delivery Forecast from Expert Delivery Tracker

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 01 Apr 2021 18:27:39 +0000

“Troy Teslike” is probably the person outside of Tesla who tracks Tesla deliveries more closely than anyone else. He provides quarterly delivery estimates a few times a quarter, with the last one right at the end of the quarter and typically very close to what ends up being the official figure. Actually, he breaks down […]

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Tesla Model 3, Model Y, Other EV, & Top Car Sales in USA — Charts

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 15 Feb 2021 07:47:28 +0000

After completing my 2020 US Electric Vehicle Sales Report, it crossed my mind that it would be interesting to look at longer-term US electric vehicle and broader car sales trends. So, I found the data and have created 3 charts for you to enjoy and examine below. All 3 charts cover the years 2017–2020. The […]

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2020 US Electric Vehicle Sales Report

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 21:54:34 +0000

How did US electric vehicle sales go in 2020? We’ve published reports for Europe and China, but US electric vehicle sales have been left nearly untouched. The problems are: 1) there is no unified reporting agency for the country that reports out vehicle registrations, 2) there aren’t even state reports on this that we could […]

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Tesla’s 4th Quarter Registrations In California Up Almost 63%

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 18:31:24 +0000

Tesla’s vehicle registrations in California were up almost 63% during the 4th quarter of 2020 compared with the 4th quarter of 2019, Reuters reported. The article noted that this was mostly due to the success of Tesla’s newest addition to its line — the Model

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Tesla: 499,550 Vehicles Delivered in 2020, 509,737 Vehicles Produced (Charts)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 02 Jan 2021 16:10:19 +0000

Tesla has published its official 4th quarter 2020 and full-year 2020 vehicle production and delivery numbers. Details are below. They show that Troy Teslike, whose estimates I wrote about yesterday, was off by only 3,142 for the full year. In other words, not much changes from yesterday’s discussion, but scroll down for the details and new CleanTechnica charts

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499,550 Tesla Sales In 2020 (CleanTechnica Charts)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 01 Jan 2021 12:03:21 +0000

“Troy Teslike” obsessively tracks Tesla registration data. He has a superb history when it comes to Tesla sales estimates (delivery estimates) at the end of each quarter. He also occasionally contributes articles for CleanTechnica and will do so much more in 2021. For now, though, he has shared his 2020 Tesla delivery estimates and I will dig into them to highlight the points that stand out to me, as well as create a couple of charts based on these figures

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