Will Tesla keep growing sales in 2019?

Tesla sold about 55,000 Model 3s in the Third quarter. Estimates are for about 62,000 to be sold in the fourth quarter. 2019 has a lot of uncertainty.

The backlog of orders is being delivered in 2018.

Tesla has significant growth opportunities for the Model 3. These include leasing and lower-price variants and by starting international deliveries to China and Europe.

The federal tax credits for $7500 per can will phase out in 2019. California has a $2,500 subsidy for electric-car purchases.

Federal Tax Credit	For Vehicles Delivered
$7,500	On or before December 31, 2018
$3,750	January 1 to June 30, 2019
$1,875	July 1 to December 31, 2019

Other states have tax rebates for electric car purchases.