Whereas Tesla Mannequin three gross sales didn’t surpass that of September, Mannequin S, X, and different automakers’ gross sales rise as much as elevate November.
Primarily based on automakers’ gross sales stories and our estimates, we report a complete of 44,148 plug-in electrical autos have been offered within the U.S. in November, in comparison with final yr’s 17,178 and final month’s 34,094. Whereas it wasn’t the most effective month of all time, it solely missed by a hair.
We didn’t actually anticipate that the second month of the quarter would publish such unbelievable numbers, particularly with Mannequin three gross sales at an estimated three,600 items decrease than September’s all-time excessive. Because it seems, Tesla offered a slew of Mannequin S and Mannequin X autos (seemingly as a result of expiration of the U.S. federal EV tax credit score). As well as, automaker’s like GM, Ford, and even FCA made compelling progress.
5 out of 5 months in 2018 have claimed a spot on our listing of high months of all time for U.S. EV gross sales. In reality, the final 5 months are additionally the highest 5 months, albeit not in calendar order. Whereas we all know full nicely that Tesla is essentially the most substantial contributor to this new development, numbers wouldn’t be the place they're at this time with out the respectable gross sales of the Toyota Prius Prime, Chevrolet Volt, Chevrolet Bolt EV, Honda Readability Plug-In Hybrid, and Nissan LEAF. In November, the Ford Fusion Energi, BMW 530e, and Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid additionally posted notable gross sales figures.
High Months for U.S. EV Gross sales to Date (estimated):
- September 2018 – 44,589
- November 2018 – 44,148
- August 2018 – 36,380
- October 2018 – 34,094
- July 2018 – 29,514
The Tesla Mannequin three tops our chart by leaps and bounds, with 114,532 estimated U.S. deliveries. This makes it 11 months in a row that the Mannequin three has been the U.S. EV gross sales chief. We estimate Tesla offered some 18,650 Mannequin 3s within the month of November.
Mannequin S and Mannequin X gross sales have been up considerably in November, although the autos stay within the third and 4th positions on the yr, respectively. Total, Tesla delivered an estimated 24,600 autos final month, which provides as much as nicely over half of all EVs offered within the U.S. in November. Primarily based on our estimates – for the yr as a complete – Tesla has offered a whopping 159,027 autos within the U.S. out of a complete of some ~312,877 general EV gross sales thus far. The automaker now formally accounts for over half of all electrical autos offered within the U.S. for 2018.
Let’s take a better take a look at the opposite top-selling electrical autos within the U.S. this November:
The Toyota Prius Prime lands within the six-spot for the month and the second-place place for the yr as a complete, with 2,312 deliveries within the U.S. in November.
The Chevrolet Volt surpasses the Chevrolet Bolt EV as soon as once more, after falling behind its stablemate in October. As well as, it stays forward of the Bolt by over some 1,700 items for the yr as a complete. Primarily based on our estimates, the Volt lands within the second-place place for November, (three,930) and stays within the fifth place for the yr to date. Nonetheless, our analysis exhibits that Chevrolet Bolt gross sales have been up significantly in November, at three,zero25, slotting it within the four-spot on the month and sustaining its sixth place place for 2018 as a complete.
The Honda Readability PHEV, Ford Fusion Energi, Nissan LEAF, and BMW 530e all offered over 1,000 copies in November as nicely. The Readability PHEV sits in sixth place on the yr, adopted by the LEAF, 5 Sequence, and Fusion, respectively.
We’ll shut out the month with the same old ultimate information factors and one other take a look at our accomplished gross sales chart.
Different Statistical Factors of Curiosity from November 2018
High Producers Of Plug-In Automobiles:
- Tesla* – 24,600
- Normal Motors* – 6,968
- BMW Group – 2,314
- Toyota – 2,312
- Honda – 1.903
- Ford – 1.132
- Nissan – 1,128
Pure Electrical Automotive Market Share vs PHEV In November*
- BEV – 29,819
- PHEV – 14,329
*Primarily based on estimates as a result of lack of U.S. month-to-month gross sales reporting by Tesla and GM, in addition to BMW i3 splits (BEV + REx), and a number of automakers refusing to succeed in out or reply associated to particular person EV gross sales.
|2018 U.S. EV SALES||JAN||FEB||MAR||APR||MAY||JUN||JUL||AUG||SEP||OCT||NOV||DEC||TOTAL|
|Tesla Mannequin three*||1875||2485||3820||3750||6000||5902||14250||17800||22250||17750||18650||114,532|
|Toyota Prius Prime||1496||2050||2922||2626||2924||2237||1984||2071||2213||2001||2312||24,836|
|Tesla Mannequin S*||800||1125||3375||1250||1520||2750||1200||2625||3750||1350||2750||22,495|
|Tesla Mannequin X*||700||975||2825||1025||1450||2550||1325||2750||3975||1225||3200||22,000|
|Chevrolet Bolt EV*||1177||1424||1774||1275||1125||1083||1175||1225||1549||2075||3025||16,907|
|Honda Readability PHEV*||594||881||1061||1049||1639||1445||1440||1495||2028||1935||1857||15,424|
|Ford Fusion Energi||640||794||782||742||740||604||522||396||480||453||1131||7,284|
|Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid**||375||450||480||425||650||710||450||654||637||623||895||6,349|
|BMW i3 (BEV + REx)||382||623||992||503||424||580||464||418||461||424||490||5,761|
|BMWX5 xDrive 40e*||261||596||627||563||499||321||431||264||225||224||213||four,224|
|Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV||300||323||373||273||297||390||350||366||378||309||376||three,735|
|Kia Niro PHEV*||155||246||227||120||218||281||225||346||313||323||619||three,073|
|Audi A3 Sportback e-tron*||145||199||214||189||267||238||220||240||230||210||180||2,332|
|Volvo XC60 PHEV*||109||155||167||141||214||226||185||210||215||180||225||2,027|
|Porsche Panamera E-Hybrid*||1||2||49||336||275||168||195||200||210||170||200||1,806|
|Hyundai IONIQ PHEV*||22||178||218||180||217||143||180||43||11||128||136||1,456|
|Mini Countryman SE PHEV*||127||100||74||106||163||211||210||128||140||117||74||1,450|
|Volvo XC90 T8 PHEV*||99||106||93||90||126||133||115||125||120||100||130||1,237|
|Kia Soul EV*||115||163||157||152||133||57||130||33||18||61||61||1,zero80|
|Honda Readability BEV*||203||104||48||52||37||126||120||75||122||116||37||1,zero40|
|Porsche Cayenne S-E*||113||121||197||265||59||12||15||45||60||25||35||947|
|Kia Optima PHEV*||86||103||156||142||98||83||90||39||17||51||79||944|
|Mercedes GLE 550e*||44||70||181||93||83||75||85||90||42||28||35||826|
|Ford C-Max Energi||234||142||105||57||18||6||four||four||12||zero||zero||582|
|Ford Focus Electrical||70||73||137||83||88||50||46||7||four||zero||1||559|
|Hyundai Sonata PHEV*||52||54||78||38||67||62||60||20||15||5||5||456|
|Mercedes GLC 350e*||5||57||59||64||66||60||65||27||20||24||447|
|Volvo S90 T8 PHEV*||27||29||52||29||30||35||30||40||45||35||40||392|
|Hyundai IONIQ EV*||49||three||60||7||32||47||35||21||12||21||34||321|
|Cadillac CT6 PHEV*||6||24||17||42||30||18||26||23||11||12||13||222|
|2018 U.S. Gross sales Totals||12,zero49||16,845||26,373||19,556||24,310||25,zero19||29,514||36,380||44,589||34,094||44,148||312,877|
|2017 U.S. Gross sales Totals||11,004||12,375||18,542||13,367||16,596||17,046||15,540||16,514||21,242||14,315||17,178||26,107||199,826|
|2018 Worldwide Gross sales*||82,000||81,000||141,000||128,450||159,346||157,933||144,975||172,400||200,500||208,800||1,467,404|
Above – 2018 Month-to-month Gross sales Chart For The Main Plug-In Automakers. *Estimated Gross sales Numbers – Reconciled on Month-to-month or Quarterly Totals. ** Estimated (Primarily based on State/Rebate Information and different stories). BEV fashions are designated with the icon.