More than 25,000 Model 3 and Over 7,000 S/X is outstanding

In December, Tesla set its new monthly sales record in U.S. with roughly 32,600 electric cars delivered (InsideEVs’ estimation), which is also 249% more than year ago.

Our estimates stand at:

  • Model 3 – 25,250 (up 25-times)
  • Model X – 4,100 (up 24%)
  • Model S – 3,250 (down 35%)
  • Total: 32,600 (up 249%)

In effect, the rolling 12-month Tesla sales tally increased to over 191,000.

Tesla sales in U.S. - December 2018

In 2018, Tesla delivered over 191,627 BEVs:

  • Model 3 – 139,782 (up 7788% - just in case you want to know)
  • Model S – 25,745 (down 5%)
  • Model X – 26,100 (up 22%)
  • Total: 191,627 (up 282% from 50,139)

Tesla Model 3 sales in U.S. - December 2018
Tesla Model X sales in U.S. - December 2018
Tesla Model S sales in U.S. - December 2018

Cumulative sales of all three models is now above 350,000:

  • Model S – 143,892
  • Model 3 – 141,546
  • Model X – 65,852
  • Total: 351,298
Next month, the Model 3 will be above the Model S.

Tesla cumulative sales in U.S. - December 2018

Here's how Tesla sales in the U.S. compare to global results:

Tesla sales - December 2018
Tesla sales - December 2018
Tesla sales - December 2018