Tesla On Thursday, the company announced that the first quarter's delivery volume reached a record 88,000 shares, and the stock price plunged again. Electric carTo make it Very few automakers have an optimistic outlook in the first quarter.
Just like many car manufacturers are currently distressed, Tesla Forced to spin off operation of its Fremont, California plant Face the county-level coronavirus shutdown order.
After receiving the order, production continued for several days because Tesla insisted stubbornly that it was an essential business. The Alameda County Sheriff eventually overturned the Tesla representative and closed the facility on March 24.
Tesla said on Thursday that its production and delivery Y-type off-road vehicle Because the company announced the highest first-quarter delivery volume in history, it greatly exceeded the plan.
Despite the outbreak of coronavirus in the United States, the company's delivery is still healthy, and its stock has risen by about 15% in extended trading.
The electric car manufacturer says Y type Production started in January and delivery began in March. Coronavirus-related shutdown at California plant may affect production Y type Move forward. But Tesla said that despite major setbacks, its Shanghai plant in China continued to achieve record production levels.
Webush analyst Daniel Ives described the delivery as "better than expected in the COVID-19 environment", referring to the coronavirus that can cause fatal respiratory diseases.
He added: "Although there are still obvious challenges in the coming months, China's production and demand seem to start to pick up and should become the main growth driver for the next few quarters."
Chief Executive expects demand for Model Y will be higher than demand for all other Tesla models Elon Musk said before. Y type can meet the strong demand of SUV, and the price is much cheaper than high-end X type.
(The Reuters report contributed to this story.)