Chevy Volt

Chevy Volt

Proving time and time again to be Canada's most popular plug-in vehicle, the Chevy Volt maintained its #1 sales spot in January.  It seems the Volt simply can't be knocked out of the #1 spot.

Nissan LEAF

Nissan LEAF

  • Chevy Volt: 66 units sold in January 2014  - 44 in January 2013 -   11 in January 2012
  • Nissan LEAF: 41 units sold in January 2014 - 37 in January 2013  - 30 in January 2012
  • Mitsubishi i-MiEV: 8 units sold in January 2014 - 4 in January 2013 - 12 in January 2012
  • Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid: 4 units sold in January 2014  - 33 in January 2013
  • Tesla Model S: Figures not yet available for January 2014 - 15 in January 2013
We estimate Model S sales to be i the 30 to 40-unit range for January 2014.  Ford does not split out its plug-in sales monthly (full year 2013 can be found below)

In terms of 2013 YTD numbers, here's how plug-ins fared last year in Canada:

  • Chevy Volt –  931
  • Tesla Model S –  610
  • Nissan LEAF –   470
  • Toyota Prius Plug In –  212
  • Ford C-Max Energi - 199
  • Ford Focus Electric - 158
  • Mitsubsihi i-MiEV –  168
  • Ford Fusion Energi - 116
(estimates for the smart ED are about 250 units for 2013)