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Published on January 9th, 2014 | by Zachary Shahan


Global Sales Of Tesla Model S May Have Surpassed 25,000

January 9th, 2014 by  

tesla-model-s-range2013 US sales of the Tesla Model S, a bit below 20,000, have led cumulative global sales of the Model S passed the 25,000 marker, according to reports.

Hybrid Cars notes, however, that this sales number is an estimate. Tesla doesn’t release monthly sales figures, so the total comes from estimates coming from different countries.

Given that Model S production just started in 2012, and the fact that the Model S is in the luxury (er, performance) class with a starting price of $63,570 in the US after the federal EV tax credit (and an even higher price overseas), rising to 25,000+ sales is quite impressive. We’re just getting started….

Again, here are December & annual electric vehicles sales totals for the US:

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Zach is tryin' to help society help itself (and other species) with the power of the word. He spends most of his time here on CleanTechnica as its director and chief editor, but he's also the president of Important Media and the director/founder of EV Obsession and Solar Love. Zach is recognized globally as a solar energy, electric car, and energy storage expert. He has presented about cleantech at conferences in India, the UAE, Ukraine, Poland, Germany, the Netherlands, the USA, and Canada. Zach has long-term investments in TSLA, FSLR, SPWR, SEDG, & ABB — after years of covering solar and EVs, he simply has a lot of faith in these particular companies and feels like they are good cleantech companies to invest in. But he offers no professional investment advice and would rather not be responsible for you losing money, so don't jump to conclusions.

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