Electric Car Sales Up 530% Over 2012

Electric Car Sales

They may not be the 1% of overall sales that the government wants to see, but there is denying that electric cars are starting reach the mainstream. Year over year sales for elctric cars were up 530% in July, and while some of that can be attributed to new players in the market, Nissan and Mitsubishi’s EVs (out for more than a year) showed significant gains, while the Chevy Volt was down nearly 10% as “Pure EV” enthusiasts flocked to the Spark.

You can get all the gory details on the recent surge in electric car sales in the original article, below, which originally appeared on Cleantechnica and EV Obsession


All Green For Green Electric Vehicles (+ 530% Increase In EV Sales) (via Clean Technica)

Here’s the exciting monthly EV & hybrid sales update from EV Obsession. Enjoy! The numbers are in for “mass-market” 100% electric vehicle (EV), plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV), and conventional hybrid electric vehicle sales. Well, the numbers…

Jo Borrás

I've been in the auto industry 1997, and write for a number of blogs in the IM network. You can also find me on Twitter, at my Volvo fansite, out on two wheels, or chasing my kids around Oak Park, IL.