Tesla is ultimately aiming to hit 3,000 Model Y production per week by the end of the year.
After hitting the 1,000-per-week mark, Tesla is now aiming to hit the 2,000-per-week mark for its Model Y crossover in Germany. A report claims the milestone is expected to be reached around September 2022. In addition, the major US electric vehicle group plans to hit the 3,000-per-week mark by the end of this year at the Giga Berlin factory. theirs, TeslaMag reported. The news comes just days after Tesla hit the 1,000-per-week milestone for the Model Y crossover at its Giga Texas manufacturing facility.
The auto company is working to increase its overall production volume across all plants. Tesla Model Y is currently the brand’s best-selling vehicle, followed by Model 3. One estimate suggests that around 11 EV units are sold globally every hour. Even Tesla CEO Elon Musk believes in this model. He even said that it would eventually be the best-selling car globally. Clearly, the Tesla Model Y is making remarkable strides.
Tesla’s two plants in the US make the Model Y for the local market, while the Chinese factory produces EVs for the local and global markets. With Giga Berlin, Tesla is serving the European market. With high demand for electric vehicles and European countries focusing on electric vehicles, Tesla’s consumer preference for the European market is paramount.
With the production rate increasing at Giga Berlin, Tesla looks set to thrive with 5,000 Model T SUVs a week by the end of 2022. Tesla CEO Drew Baglino noted during the company’s Q2 2022 earnings press conference that Giga Berlin could hit the mark. speed to 5,000 Model Ys per week by the end of 2022.
First published date: August 28, 2022, 09:19 AM IST