Although pickup trucks still account for the majority of new car sales in the US, Tesla has made it into the top 10 for the first time.

The Model Y crossover from Tesla was the sixth-best-selling car in the United States in 2022.


But the company's Model 3, which now has a sticker tag starting below $40,000, may eventually pose internal competition.

The vehicle 3, a four-door sedan with rear-wheel drive, is the most affordable vehicle in Tesla's lineup and is already well-liked.

According to Motor Intelligence data, it is presently in 13th place in 2022 vehicle sales with 211,641 units, as reported by CNBC.

With the Model 3's base price reduced by $2,000, it now has a $39,990 price tag, making it a relative "bargain" among EVs.

Although it is still more expensive than a number of hybrid plug-ins and 2023 EV cars, this is still the case.

As the Hyundai Kona Electric, Mazda MX-30, Chevy Bolt EUV, and Kia Nero EV