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Tesla Takes Top Spot in Singapore Sedan Sales for First Time

  • New registrations of Tesla’s Model 3 reached 312 last month
  • Singapore had 2,243 EVs on its roads at the end of September
Singapore Warms to Electric Cars Two Years After Tesla’s Rebuke
Photographer: Wei Leng Tay/Bloomberg

Tesla Inc.’s Model 3 was Singapore’s top-selling sedan for the first time in September, as Elon Musk’s electric vehicle pioneer starts to make inroads in the world’s most expensive auto market. 

New registrations of Teslas surged 89% to 312 last month versus August, according to Land Transport Authority data released Friday. Through the first nine months of the year, 517 Teslas were registered in the island city.