Tesla China Sold 11,800 Model 3 Vehicles in August​

A man wearing a face mask following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak walks by Tesla Model 3 sedans and Tesla Model X sport utility vehicle at a new Tesla showroom in Shanghai, China May 8, 2020. REUTERS/Yilei Sun

BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc <TSLA.O> sold 11,800 Shanghai-made Model 3 vehicles in China in August, up from 11,000 units in July, according to the China Passenger Car Association (CPCA).

CPCA uses a different counting method than Tesla's official deliveries. Tesla did not immediately respond to a request for comment.