The Tesla Model S Now Has 12 Per Cent Of The California Luxury Market

Here’s an impressive stat for Tesla, the red-hot electric car company.

Per California’s latest monthly auto sales report (via Slate’s Will Oremus), the Tesla Model S now commands 12% of the luxury market in the state.

Outside of just the luxury category, you can see electrics and hybrids starting to move the needle.

Pure electrics just passed 1% of California sales, and Hybrids continue to take market share.

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