Persevering with a nationwide & trade development in direction of extra electrical automobiles, extra Individuals are registering EVs.
In accordance with Automotive Information, knowledge agency Experian reviews that just about 158,689 EVs have been registered within the first quarter of 2022. Tesla, with 113,882 EV registrations accounted for almost 72 p.c and stood alone in first place by a large margin.
South Korean automaker Kia got here in second with 8,450 registrations, with its EV6 and Niro main the way in which. Ford additionally secured a spot throughout the record of profitable EV registrations with 7,407, a 91 p.c enhance over the primary quarter of 2021, pushed largely partially by an 80 p.c spike in Mustang Mach-E registrations, together with the primary 54 F-150 Lightening’s being registered within the quarter.
EV registrations at Hyundai, Nissan, and Volkswagen additionally rose compared to the primary quarter of 2021.
The Chevrolet Bolt noticed its registrations drop precipitously from 9,099 a 12 months earlier to simply 479, as a consequence of battery points and a big recall.
Rounding out the sphere with different EV gamers similar to Polestar, Rivian, and Lucid Motors had registrations of two,384, 701, and 308 respectively.
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