Tesla is still
the leading automaker in the battery electric vehicle market.
General Motors and Volkswagen
have set their eyes on taking Tesla’s crown, but the Elon Musk-led company isn’t letting up, so it won’t be easy.
approximately 310,048 vehicles in the first quarter and 254,695 in Q2 2022.
Despite a rough
second quarter, Tesla sold 564,743 cars for the first half of 2022.
According to Barron’s,
BYD was the closest top seller to Tesla selling 323,519 vehicles in the first six months of this year.
In third place is
SAIC —which has a joint venture with General Motors—selling 154,623 cars in the first two quarters of 2022.