NOTE: This article is updated throughout the day as soon as more data is available.
Last update: Thursday, September 5, 2013 @ 05:40 pm.
Nissan LEAF had its best-ever month, with 2,420 August deliveries. Sales in new wave markets continue to grow, with Atlanta taking the crown as the No. 1 LEAF market in August. Since introducing the 2013 LEAF in March, deliveries are up 317 percent over the same period in the prior year. In terms of year-to-date results in 2013, sales of the Nissan LEAF now stand at 14,123 units.
The Chevrolet Volt sold 3,351 units in August, also its highest monthly total ever. In terms of year-to-date results in 2013, sales of the Chevrolet Volt now stand at 14,994 units. GM is offering $5,000 off the 2012, and $4,000 off the 2013, and a $269 lease for 36 months with $2,399 due at signing. Last month, GM announced that the new 2014 Chevrolet Volt will be $5,000 cheaper than the outgoing 2013 model.
|Toyota Prius Plug-in|
Deliveries of the Toyota Prius Plug-In in August were 1791 units, up from 817 units in July, and 65 percent over a year’s ago number of 1,047 units. In terms of year-to-date results in 2013, sales of the Toyota Prius Plug-in now stand at 6,822 units.
|Ford C-Max Energi|
Ford sold 621 C-MAX Energi plug-in hybrids in August. In terms of year-to-date results in 2013, sales of the C-MAX Energi now stand at 3,716 units.
|Ford Fusion Energi|
Ford sold 600 Fusion Energi plug-in hybrids in August, with nearly 50 percent of units sold in California. In terms of year-to-date results in 2013, sales of the Ford Fusion Energi stand at 2,591 units.
|Tesla Model S – No Sales Data to Report|
Tesla Motors does not report monthly sales like every other automaker. We’ll find out how many Model S sedans Tesla sold from April through June when it reports its second-quarter financial results later this month.
|Ford Focus Electric|
Deliveries of the Ford Focus Electric were 175 in August. In terms of year-to-date results in 2013, sales of the Ford Focus Electric now stand at 1,225 units.
Sales of the Mitsubishi i-MiEV electric car in August were 30, which brings the year-to-date total to 912 units.
|Honda Fit EV|
Honda sold 66 Fit EVs in August, bringing the year’s total to 420. The company had its best-ever month in June with 208 Fit EVs sold. Honda announced in May that it has cut the monthly lease payment on its Fit EV from $389 to $259 and also is cutting the payment for those who already had leased the vehicle.e.
|Toyota RAV4 EV|
Toyota RAV4 EV had it’s best-ever month with 231 August deliveries. In terms of year-to-date results in 2013, sales of the Toyota RAV4 EV now stand at 641 units.
|Honda Accord Plug-in|
The 2014 Honda Accord Plug-In Hybrid logged 44 units last month. In terms of year-to-date results in 2013, sales 2014 Honda Accord Plug-In Hybrid now stand at 298 units.
|Smart Fortwo Electric Drive – No Sales Data to Report|
The smart fortwo electric drive went on sale on May-15 with starting price of $25,000, while the cabriolet is priced at $28,000 before federal credits. Last month, smart fortwo ED sold 58 units, which brings the total amount sold in the first 2.5 months to 173 units.
|Fiat 500e – No Sales Data to Report|
Like Tesla, FIAT Brand North America does not report monthly sales. The 2013 Fiat 500e is priced at $32,500, which includes a $700 destination charge. However, eligible California residents may be able to purchase the 2013 Fiat 500e for as low as $20,500, after federal credits.
|Chevrolet Spark EV|
GM sold 102 Chevrolet Spark EVs last month in California and Oregon only. Previously in July, GM sold 103 Spark EVs. MSRP for the 2014 Chevrolet Spark EV 1LT starts at $27,495 – as low as $19,995 net of the full federal tax credit which ranges from $0 to $7,500 – and includes $810 destination freight charge.