Top 5 Selling Plug-In Electric Cars: U.S. September 2018 Edition
And the winner is…
Admittedly, both can be a bit overwhelming from a numbers overload perspective.
Sales Overload Here – 2018 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card
So, in addition to presenting sales in our typical fashion, we’ll assemble this monthly Top 5 list, which highlights the five best selling plug-in electric cars in the U.S. for any given month.
For this list, we’re focused on the Top 5 best-selling plug-in electric cars in the U.S. for September 2018.
Chevy Volt sales checked in at 2,129 units in the U.S. in September 2018. That brings the Volt’s YTD total to 13,243 units, placing it in 5th overall for YTD sales too.
For September 2018, Toyota Prius Prime sales checked in at a healthy 2,213 units. YTD sales for the Prius Prime now stand at 20,523 units, good for second place.
Our tally shows Model S sales hit an estimated 3,750 units in September 2018, putting it in third place for the month. The YTD tally stands at an estimated 18,395 units, which places it in third in YTD sales.
The Model X sold an estimated 3,975 units in the U.S. in September 2018, landing it solidly in second place for the month. YTD, Model X sales stand at an estimated 17,575 units, which places it in 4th from the YTD perspective.
The Model 3 had another breakout month in September 2018 by selling a whopping, estimated 22,250 units. The Model 3 had a commanding sales lead over every other plug-in vehicle in September. Even more impressive is that the Model 3 is easily number 1 in YTD figures too at 78,132 units, which puts it so far in the lead that it can’t be caught.
Variety is the spice of life. Automotive sales should be no exception.
If you’re seeking a simple Top 5 sales list, you’ve found it here. If you’re after a super detailed write up with more numbers/figures than you could ever imagine, well that’s right here in our scorecard.
And for those wondering, September 2018 marked a record for U.S. sales of plug-in electric cars with an estimated grand total of 44,589 sold.