The company published figures for the first quarter of 2018.
Manufacturer of electric cars announced the production figures for the beginning of this year and the result was consolatory. Despite the previous crisis, the company started to increase capacity.
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“Production in the first quarter of 2018 was 34 494 of the car, which is 40% more than in the fourth quarter, and, of course, is the most productive quarter in the history of Tesla. 24,728 was the model S and model X , and 9 766 – Model 3. The release of Model 3 increased exponentially, which is four times higher than in the last quarter,” according to the company.
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During the first months of 2018, the company has doubled its modeling productivity by reducing bottlenecks in production and supply, and also due to modernization of equipment. During the last seven days 2020 Tesla has released cars Model 3, next week will be 2000 of cars Model S and X, and 2000 electric cars Model 3.
For the first nine months the company achieved performance, which they could not achieve in five years, the release of models S and X. the company expects by July to reach a production volume of 5 thousand cars a week.
The company noted that the previously observed delay in the supply of twin-engine AWD and a smaller battery pack, from-for what there was of a misunderstanding.
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“We would like to thank our customers, suppliers and investors for their patience and faith in Tesla”,- noted in the company.