Tesla Model Y at the bottom of the world’s best-selling car platform in 2022

Tesla Model Y at the bottom of the world’s best-selling car platform in 2022


In his prediction released last summer, Elon Musk claimed that Tesla Model Y would be the best-selling car in the world from the year 2023. When analysts of Focus2Move have released their list of the best-selling cars in 2022 on the planet, the data shows in any case that the American electric SUV is now positioned as one of the most widespread new cars in the world.

While the Toyota Rav4 won in 2021 according to statistics from CarIndustryAnalysis, it is the compact Corolla that wins this past year 2022 according to data from Focus2Move with 1.12 million vehicles sold. He admits a drop of 2.2% compared to 2021, but the Rav4 is down 13.8% with “only” 869,955 copies sold. Still dominating the European market, the Ford F-150 remains third in the world (786,757 units for -8.8%), ahead of the Tesla Model Y. Up 88.3% compared to 2021, the electric SUV has made impressive progress with 758,605 units sold. in 2022. Toyota Carmy is fifth (675,272 cars, -3%), Tesla Model 3 is sixth (595,747 units, +4.3%). Chevrolet Silverado, Toyota Hilux and Hyundai Tucson lead the rankings.

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