Tesla on Friday announced better-than-expected car sales for the first three months of 2021, despite major production and supply-chain headwinds.
The electric-car maker delivered 184,800 vehicles in the first quarter, topping Wall Street's expectations.
The carmaker sold 182,780 of its Model 3 and Model Y, along with 2,020 of its higher-end Model S and Model X. Tesla does not break down its sales by individual model.
Additionally, we're working extremely hard to manage through the global semiconductor shortage as well as port capacity, which may have a temporary impact."
In February, Tesla temporarily halted production at its Fremont, California, factory, and CEO Elon Musk attributed the break to "parts shortages."
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