Tesla EV deliveries rise despite semiconductor chip shortage
Published: Wednesday, 07 April 2021
Tesla delivered 184,800 electric vehicles (EV) in the first quarter of 2021 despite a shortage of computer chips that has crippled the global auto industry, the world’s biggest EV maker said on Friday April 2.
This is an increase of 23% compared to the 180,570
deliveries the company recorded in the fourth quarter of last
year. The better-than-expected results were attributed to solid
demand for the Model 3/Y in China, with 182,780 vehicles
delivered, the release said.
Tesla has been only marginally...