Tesla's Model Y slumps in China sales rankings, data shows

Zang Yi fees her Tesla automobile at a charging level in Beijing, China, April 13, 2018.

Thomas Peter | Reuters

BEIJING — Sales of Tesla‘s latest mannequin for the Chinese market misplaced steam in April, in response to data from China’s Passenger Car Association.

The finances Wuling Hongguang Mini EV held onto its rank in April because the best-selling new power car in China, the affiliation stated Wednesday.

Tesla’s Model 3 ranked second, adopted by BYD‘s “Han” luxury sedan.

But Tesla’s Model Y, which launched to clients in China in January, fell to sixth place, down from third earlier this year, the data confirmed.