Sure, it's a bit early, but it's probably safe to crown the Tesla Model Y as Europe's top-seller for 2023, despite there still being two months to go.
Why? Because even in a down month for the premium midsize SUV it maintained a commanding lead over its closest competitor, the Dacia Sandero, based on January-October sales, according to market researcher Dataforce.
If recent sales trends for Tesla prevail, Model Y sales will be even stronger during the final two months of the year. But we will get to that in a minute.