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

Official

Total 2016 deliveries were 76,230.

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

Official

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.

Almost half were Model X SUVs.

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

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.

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.

Report

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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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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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.

Report

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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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.

Report

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