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: One Million Electric Cars Sold in USA Since 2010!

One Million Electric Cars Sold in USA Since 2010!

09 Nov

The Electric Drive Transportation Association has been tracking U.S. Sales of plug-in electric cars since 2010, when the first Nissan LEAF and Chevrolet Volt mass-market cars were introduced:

https://electricdrive.org/index.php?ht=d/sp/i/20952/pid/20952

President Barack Obama during his 2011 State-of-the-Union address challenged the nation to put one million plug-in electric cars on U.S. roads during his term.

One Million EVs Sold!

It took a little longer, but the benchmark was achieved during October 2018, when 9,465 plug-in hybrid electric vehicles and 24,638 battery-electric vehicles were sold.

Total sales since 2010 were estimated at 1,015,980 at the end of October 2018.

NEVA blog posted by Stan Hanel, Outreach Coordinator

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