According to data released by the company, Zeekr achieved the delivery of 12,053 vehicles in September. This figure represents an impressive 45.64 percent year-on-year increase, underscoring the company's continued momentum in the market. It is noteworthy, however, that this total marked a marginal decrease of 2.03 percent compared to the previous month, August.
Zooming out to the third quarter as a whole, Zeekr reported a remarkable record of 36,395 vehicle deliveries, reflecting a robust 77.85 percent year-on-year growth and a substantial 32.83 percent surge from the second quarter.
Taking a broader perspective, Zeekr's cumulative deliveries for the period from January to September amounted to 79,028 vehicles. This signifies a remarkable increase of 100.20 percent compared to the 39,474 vehicles delivered during the same period last year.
Zeekr has set ambitious targets for the year, aiming to double its deliveries to approximately 140,000 units compared to the previous year. To achieve this goal, the company will need to maintain an average monthly delivery rate of around 20,300 vehicles in the upcoming fourth quarter.
The company's EV journey began with the launch of the Zeekr 001 on April 15, 2021, with deliveries commencing in October 2021. Following its debut, Zeekr introduced its second model, the Zeekr 009 MPV, on November 1 of the same year, with deliveries commencing on January 15. Continuing their expansion, on April 12, Zeekr unveiled its third model, the Zeekr X.
Zeekr's global footprint is also expanding, with its foray into overseas markets. Notably, the company announced on August 25 that the first Zeekr 001s embarked on their journey from China to Europe, and on September 17, the first Zeekr X SUVs were shipped to Europe. The commencement of deliveries for both models in the European market is anticipated in the fourth quarter, aligning with Zeekr's broader expansion strategy.