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For the first time, Tesla outsells European luxury brands in Europe

The Model S sold better in 2017 than the S-Class or 7-Series.

"This is an alarm for the traditional automakers such as Mercedes. It says a smaller but smarter brand such as Tesla can beat them at home."

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Should Tesla care that it sold zero cars in Hong Kong after incentives expired?

Tesla would have you believe that everything is fine. They're probably right.

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Tesla misses 2016 delivery target by about 4,000 units, but builds more than ever

Total 2016 deliveries were 76,230.

Despite the miss, we should see 2016 as a success for Tesla.

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Americans have bought more than a half-million plug-ins

This year's sales of EVs, PHEVs are up 38 percent to almost 111,000 units.

US sales of electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids surpassed a record 16,000 units in September.

Tesla sets new quarterly record with about 24,500 deliveries in Q3

Almost half were Model X SUVs.

No matter how you slice it, Tesla was on a roll last quarter.

Michigan says no to Tesla direct sales, again

Looks like there will not be a Tesla store in Grand Rapids.

Looks like the grassroots will once again need to step up to promote Tesla in Michigan.

Now might be the best time ever to buy a Tesla

Elon wants to look good for SEC quarterly, so discounts abound.

Pressure from Elon Musk and Wall Street means that Tesla buyers might score big for the next week or so.

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Michigan Tesla owners now giving out test drives

Want to break the law without breaking the law?

A grassroots group is offering Tesla test drives in protest of Michigan's direct-sales ban.

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June's lagging green-car sales actually lagged a little more

US plug-in vehicle sales growth was more moderate than previously estimated.

Tesla's less-than-expected deliveries pulled down US green-car sales in June further.

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Despite reduced deliveries, 'extreme' production ramp up at Tesla

Tesla made 18,345 vehicles in the second quarter of 2016, 20% more than in Q1.

Tesla says it is 'consistently' building 2,000 EVs a week, but deliveries for its electric vehicles were down. Again.

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Tesla Model S is Canada's best-selling plug-in for Q1

Tesla sales do a 'hockey stick' in the Great White North

Tesla Model S sales in Canada jump in March, and leapfrog Chevrolet Volt's for the first-quarter lead.

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Tesla Model X production hampered by company 'hubris'

Q1 sales down over Q4 2015, but show significant year-over-year improvement.

A tough parts shortage hurt Tesla's production of the Model X in January and February, limiting deliveries to 2,400 units during the first quarter of 2106.

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The Tesla Model S was the best-selling EV of 2015

The Tesla Model S becomes the best selling pure electric vehicle worldwide for 2015, beating the Nissan Leaf which sold about 43,000 units last year.

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Tesla delivers new quarterly record, but only 208 Model X EVs

Overall, Tesla Delivered 50,580 Electric Vehicles Last Year

Tesla announces huge gains in a quarterly delivery record to close out 2015 with over 50,000 EVs delivered. That was more than some analysts predicted.

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Tesla unlikely to reach 2015 delivery target of 50,000 EVs

Even Though It's Been Lowered, The Bar Might Be Too High

A report questions whether Tesla will achieve its 2015 target of 50,000 deliveries. It would require doubling the average monthly delivery rate this year in October and December.

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Tesla China has best quarter of 2015 so far

Sales Almost Double Since 1Q

More than 1,300 Model S vehicles were delivered in China during the quarter that ended September 30th, 2015.

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Tesla delivered 11,580 Model S EVs in Q3

No Breakdown Of Monthly Or North America Numbers, Though

Tesla's electric vehicle sales jumped to 11,580 in the third quarter of 2015, up 49 percent from the same time the year before.

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Texas still not letting Tesla mess with in-state sales

Lone Star State Honcho Maintains Need For Third-Party Dealers

Texas governor reaffirms the state's position against Tesla's direct-to-consumer electric vehicle sales.

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WIll the Model X really double Tesla's sales?

Elon Musk Says Electric SUV Will Dramatically Increase Tesla's Annual Sales

Tesla Motors chief Elon Musk says Model X may double the company's annual sales.

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Tesla Model S deliveries up 52 percent; 11,507 units in 2Q

Tesla's second-ever official sales announcement shows that the company delivered 11,507 Model S EVs in the second quarter of 2015.

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