Tesla announced currently that it built 29,870 vehicles this past quarter, including 15,200 Model S sedans, 13,120 Model X SUVs, and 1,550 Model 3 cars. Approximately 3,380 vehicles were still in movement during a finish of a fourth quarter, a figure that includes about 860 Model 3 cars. That means a sum of slightly some-more than 2,400 Model 3 vehicles were built final quarter.
The California-based EV automaker says it’s been operative tough to solve the problems that have significantly slowed Model 3 production. In a final week of Q4, Tesla says it was means to build 793 Model 3 cars, though by a finish of that week, a prolongation speed had increasing to a homogeneous of 1,000 per week. “As a outcome of a poignant expansion in a prolongation rate, we done as many Model 3’s given Dec 9th as we did in a some-more than 4 months of Model 3 prolongation adult to that point,” a association pronounced in a statement.
Still, those numbers tumble distant brief of a 20,000 Model 3s per month that Tesla CEO Elon Musk likely behind in July.
Looks like we can strech 20,000 Model 3 cars per month in Dec
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) Jul 3, 2017
At a same time, Q4 was a many improved entertain for Model 3 prolongation than Q3. In that time period, Tesla usually delivered 220 copies of a Model 3. Assuming Tesla’s stream predictions are tighten to realistic, demeanour for Model 3 prolongation to stay solid during about 2,500 cars per week by Q1 and many of Q2. At a moment, Tesla doesn’t design to strike that 5,000-per-week symbol until a finish of Q2.
Source: Tesla, Elon Musk around Twitter