EV Sales Numbers

Sales are for pure electric vehicles, sold new in the US*.

EV Sales By Month

Sales month on month show an increasing trend each year.

EV Sales By Make

Nissan and Tesla dominate full EV sales.

EVs from Ford, Mitsubishi, Kia, Hyundai, Honda, Jaguar, Mercedes-Benz, and Smart have been combined into Other.

Here are the actual sales numbers per make:

2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 TOTAL
BMW 6,092 11,024 7,625 6,276 6,117 605 37,739
Chevrolet 579 23,297 18,019 2,150 44,045
Fiat 2,310 5,132 6,194 5,330 6,003 2,250 159 27,378
Ford 680 1,738 1,964 1,582 901 1,686 560 0 9,111
Honda 1,121 1,126 146 2,393
Hyundai 432 345 82 859
Jaguar 389 396 785
Kia 359 1,015 1,728 2,157 1,106 1 6,366
Mercedes-Benz 774 1,906 632 744 135 3 4,194
Mitsubishi 588 1,029 196 115 94 6 0 0 2,028
Nissan 9,674 9,819 22,610 30,200 17,269 14,006 11,230 14,715 1,371 130,894
Smart 921 2,594 1,387 657 544 1,219 141 7,463
Tesla 2,750 17,650 16,689 22,854 47,119 50,147 192,062 15,975 365,246
Volkswagen 357 4,232 3,937 3,534 1,354 282 13,696
*This site is focused exclusively on Battery Electric Vehicles (BEVs), rather than Hybrids, or Plugin Hybrids (PHEVs). Tesla numbers are estimates (courtesy insideevs.com).