Tesla Production And Deliveries Graphed Through Q3 2021

Tesla’s production and sales results in the third quarter of 2021 reached new all-time high levels of roughly 240,000 units.

It means that the company is really close to producing and selling 1 million electric cars a year. Most of the volume falls on the Model 3 and Model Y, while the refreshed Model S and Model X are ramping up.

Let’s get into details.

Quarterly results

The overall production increased in the Q3 by 64% year-over-year to 237,823. That’s the best result ever. The Model 3/Model Y went up by 79% year-over-year to 228,882.

The production of Model S/X increased from 2,340 in Q2 to 8,941 in Q3, but it’s still down over 47% year-over-year.

The preliminary sales result is 241,300 (up 73% year-over-year) – a new record, out of which 232,025 (up 87%) are Model 3/Y.