Tesla Jumps To #1 In Global Plug-In Electric Car Sales In 2018 YTD
Tesla is now #1 even in the automotive group rankings.
According to the latest comparison released by the EV Sales Blog, Tesla becomes the biggest manufacturer of electric cars among all automotive groups (even counting PHEVs). That’s an improvement compared to second place two months ago.
Results for the first nine months of 2018:
- Tesla: 154,123 (12% share)
- BYD: 137,436 (11% share)
- Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance: 131,606 (10% share)
Plug-In Electric Car Sales Ranked By OEM – September 2018
In terms of brands origin:
- China: 47%
- U.S. 16%
- Germany: 16%
- Japan: 10%
- South Korea (4%)
Source: EV Sales Blog