San Francisco | Despite several challenges, Elon Musk-owned EV maker Tesla announced on Friday that it has produced and delivered more than 200,000 vehicles in the second quarter of 2021. In the second quarter, the electric vehicle company produced 206,421 vehicles and delivered 201,250 vehicles.
Our teams have done an excellent job through the global supply chain and logistics challenges, the company said in a statement. Despite the many challenges, congratulations to the Tesla team for the more than 200,000 cars built and delivered in the second quarter.
Last quarter, Tesla had 185,000 deliveries globally, a new record.
Musk wrote to employees last week that Tesla was facing some significant supply chain challenges during the quarter.
In June, Tesla officially unveiled the new Model S Plaid at a delivery event in Fremont, which starts at $130,000 this week after a recent $10,000 price increase.