Beating the Toyota Corolla, the Tesla Model Y is the world’s best-selling car

Beating the Toyota Corolla, the Tesla Model Y is the world’s best-selling car

Saturday, 27 May 2023 | 06:00 WIB

Herman / HE

Jakarta, – For the first time, electric cars have become the best-selling car in the world through the Tesla Model Y. According to analyst data from Jato Dynamics, the Tesla Model Y has overtaken the Toyota Corolla to take the top spot in the first quarter of 2023. Although the price of the Tesla The 2023 Model Y is relatively high starting at US $47,490, while the 2023 Corolla costs $21,550.

Quoted from BordersOn Saturday (27/5/2023), Tesla Model Y in the first quarter of 2023 sold 267,200 units worldwide, compared to 256,400 units of Corolla and 211,00 units of RAV4 sold in the same period.

Global car sales in Q1 2023

While this is an important step for Tesla, the Model Y’s victory is nothing short of amazing. Tesla did not release actual sales figures, but it was reported that more than 400,000 Model Y and Model 3 vehicles were delivered to customers in the first quarter of 2023. The development of electric vehicles by competing car companies has also been slow, allowing Tesla to dominate. electric vehicle market.

Borders given that, while Tesla’s EV is currently the best-selling vehicle in the world, the company is not the largest company in the world overall.

Volkswagen, Toyota, General Motors and Ford all reported higher earnings and unit sales in comparison. Tesla is not even ranked in the top 10 of the largest car manufacturers in the world, instead it is in 19th place for 2022.

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