According to figures from the Federal Motor Transport Authority (KBA), 35,781 electric vehicles were newly registered in Germany this October – an increase of 17 percent compared to the same month last year, but after a strong month last year and strongest in December 2021 with 48,436 new registrations of electric vehicles no new record value. Almost every tenth new electric car now came from Tesla, which meant an increase in its German sales of more than 100 percent year-on-year.
Tesla with an increase of 117% of the previous year
The overall German car market also rebounded with an increase of 17 percent to a total of 208,642 new cars compared to October 2021, according to data published on Thursday. the first KBA numbers for the month out. The number of new Tesla registrations reached 3185, which may be the highest value ever recorded in the first month of the quarter. Compared to October 2021, they increased by 117 percent.
his Tesla had a perfect German record this September reached. The 13,724 newly registered Model 3 and Model Y (Model S and Model X are not expected to return to Europe until the end of the year) was 70 percent more than the previous record in March and accounted for the electric car share of new German registrations. being its second largest value after the 21.3 percent reached in December 2021. In addition, the Model Y, which was partly produced from the German Gigafactory and partly from China, was the best-selling car among all classes in September.
It is possible to ski again in October. KBA usually publishes model numbers later, but the total number at Tesla was lower than Tesla The Model Y alone in September, hit German roads 9,846 times he came Despite the increased production of the Model Y at the Gigafactory in Grünheide near Berlin, a wave of deliveries and thus new registrations seems to be approaching in the last few weeks for the fourth quarter. According to information from teslamag.de almost five-figure Tesla shipments in Germany scheduled for December – in one week, to which three more will be added, each with several thousand.
Polestar electric car brand is growing faster
So there could still be significant growth for Tesla compared to 2022 and the entire previous year. From January to October, according to the current KBA statistics, new registrations have so far increased by 52 percent to a total of 41,643 electric vehicles. around In 2021 there were 39,714 new German Tesla registrations, which is already passed. Polestar, another electric car brand, is currently at the forefront of growth in Germany. In October, their new registrations increased by 230 percent to 1073 units, in the first 10 months of the year by 131 percent to 4452 units.