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Tesla Mannequin Y surpasses this Volvo as Sweden’s hottest automotive


The Tesla Mannequin Y has topped Sweden’s automotive registrations no matter powertrain kind within the first half of 2024, as proven in new information.

The Mannequin Y was the most-registered car in Sweden within the first six months of this 12 months, in keeping with information from Mobility Sweden reported by Carup on Monday. The Mannequin Y topped the charts general with 7,386 models registered, regardless of a 20 p.c decline in general EV gross sales. The Mannequin 3 landed 14th general within the six-month interval, whereas electrical choices from Volvo, Toyota, Polestar, and Volkswagen had been additionally a number of the most registered.

“It’s gratifying that the proportion of electrical vehicles reached the most effective for the 12 months in June, however on the similar time we see a stagnant market, which ends up in a steadily ageing car fleet,” mentioned Mattias Bergman, CEO of Mobility Sweden. “To be able to meet the local weather objectives and strengthen Sweden’s competitiveness, it’s essential that electrification is accelerated.”

The Mannequin Y was adopted by different notable BEVs, together with the Volvo EX40 and EX30, the Polestar 2, the Volkswagen ID.4, and the Tesla Mannequin 3, amongst others.

Try the total rankings under, which embody each BEVs and PHEVs. It’s price noting that sure electrical and hybrid choices, such because the EX40 and different associated XC40 Recharge PHEV, are mixed within the information, making it troublesome to get a full image of registration information for powertrain-specific fashions.

Credit score: Mobility Sweden (through Carup)

Credit score: Mobility Sweden (through Carup)

Credit score: Mobility Sweden (through Carup)

Credit score: Mobility Sweden (through Carup)

Credit score: Mobility Sweden (through Carup)

The Mannequin Y has additionally been Sweden’s most-registered car throughout just a few of the person months this 12 months, although with its standing now topping 2024 1H registrations, it has additionally surpassed the Volvo XC60 and XC60 Recharge PHEV because the nation’s most-popular automotive.

The information additionally comes as Sweden’s largest auto union, IF Metall, continues its labor efforts towards Tesla, in hopes to get the automaker to signal a collective bargaining settlement. The union initially launched employee strikes towards Tesla final 12 months, and several other different unions have since launched their very own sympathy strikes.

IF Metall has additionally utilized strike methods towards Tesla resembling working with authorities companies withhold license plateslaunching import blockades at ports, and making an attempt to cease new Superchargers from being related to the grid.

On the finish of April, Tesla-partnered restore outlets regained the flexibility to work on the automaker’s autos in the past, seemingly easing the strikes. As well as, Tesla CEO Elon Musk mentioned throughout the identical month that he thought the labor efforts in Sweden had been unlikely to stay an issue.

Sweden’s largest union joins strikes towards Tesla

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Tesla Mannequin Y tops Sweden auto registrations within the first half of 2024








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