If it wasn’t already clear Tesla has the US electrical automobile market locked down, the newest knowledge from an Automotive Information/Experian partnership launched Sunday ought to underscore the notion. Of all of the EVs registered within the US in 2020,made up 79% of them. That is not a typo: seventy-nine %. That leaves simply 21% to carve up for the quite a few different automakers and highlights an immense problem for legacy automakers to unseat Tesla’s cache with EVs.
In complete, People registered 200,691 Tesla automobiles in 2020 — a 16% improve from 2019, in line with the information. The automaker’s 4 fashions at present on sale additionally every discovered a slot to fill out the highest 5 EVs final 12 months. The one non-Tesla is the, which was the third-placed EV on the record with 19,664 registered. The was No. 1 with 95,135 registered, adopted by the with 71,344. That makes the Bolt EV a really, very distant third place.
In fourth sits the(19,652) and the is available in fifth (14,430). Behind the corral of Teslas and the lone Chevy are an assortment of EVs, together with the , , , and Kia Niro, all with fewer than 10,000 registered.
For automakers more and more shifting their priorities to go all-in on battery-powered automobiles, there’s excellent news, too. Although auto gross salesamid the pandemic, EVs nonetheless managed to broaden their share of gross sales, even when it was by simply 0.4%. Registrations for EVs elevated by 11% in 2020 from 2019, although within the massive auto gross sales image, they made up 1.8% of all automobiles registered, up from 1.4% in 2019.
2020 Prime 10 US EV Registrations
|Rank||Make||Mannequin||Variety of Registrations|