All major automakers are posting November sales numbers for plug-in electric vehicles.
NOTE: As always, this article is updated throughout the day as soon as more data is available.
Last update: Wednesday, December-02, 2015 @ 01:10 pm.
Sales of the all-electric Nissan LEAF totaled 1,054 units, down 60.8% compared to November of 2014 when Nissan sold 2,687 LEAF EV’s. In terms of year-to-date results in 2015, sales of the Nissan LEAF now stand at 15,922, which is down by 41.2% compared with 2014 when 27,098 were sold. Nissan introduced the 2016 all-electric LEAF with an available 30 kWh battery that provides an EPA-estimated range of 107 miles – a 27-percent increase over the previous 24 kWH battery.
2016 Chevrolet Volt sold 1,980 in its first month on the market. Overall for the year, 13,279 Chevrolet Volt plug-ins have been sold, which is down by 23% compared to 2014 when 17,325 units were sold.
|Toyota Prius Plug-in |
Prius Plug-in Hybrid sold just 44 units last month. In terms of year-to-date results in 2015, sales of the Prius Plug-in Hybrid now stand at 4,169. The next generation Prius PHV will come in the second half of 2016 as a 2017 model car.
|Ford C-Max Energi |
Ford C-MAX Energi sold 639 units in November. Previously in October, Ford sold 695 plug-ins. In terms of year-to-date results in 2015, sales of the Ford C-Max Energi now stand at 7,012.
|Ford Fusion Energi |
Ford Fusion Energi finished last month with 944 deliveries, after selling 849 units in October. In terms of year-to-date results in 2015, sales of the Ford Fusion Energi now stand at 8,692.
GM sold just 67 Cadillac ELRs last month. Previously in October, Cadillac sold 82 ELRs. In terms of year-to-date results in, sales of the Cadillac ELR now stand at 889. The Cadillac ELR has a starting price of $75,995, including a $995 destination charge but excluding tax, title, license and dealer fees.
|Porsche Panamera S-E Hybrid |
Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrids finished last month with 33 deliveries. Previously in October, Panamera S E-Hybrid sold 28 units. In terms of year-to-date results in 2015, sales of the Panamera S E-Hybrid now stand at 391.
|Porsche Cayenne S e-Hybrid |
Porsche sold 121 Cayenne S E-Hybrid SUVs last month, after selling 126 units in October. The Cayenne S Hybrid has a lithium-ion traction battery with an energy capacity of 10.8 kWh, which enables an all-electric driving range of 11 to 22 miles, combined fuel consumption is 39 mpg US with 79 g/km of CO2. In terms of year-to-date results in 2015, sales of the Cayenne S E-Hybrid now stand at 966.
|Tesla Model S – Does not report exactly monthly sales|
Tesla Motors delivered 11,603 Model S vehicles, according to Q3 results.
|Tesla Model X – Does not report exactly monthly sales|
The Tesla Model X is priced as high as $144,000. Tesla estimates that 25,000 customers had pre-ordered the crossover online or in its stores and that it would take 8-12 months for those ordering from now to receive the SUV.
|BMW i3 |
BMW i3 sold 723 units last month, after selling 986 units in October. BMW is now offering a new low cost DC fast charger for $6,548 at authorized BMW partners. In terms of year-to-date results in 2015, sales of the BMW i3 now stand at 9,602.
|BMW i8 |
BMW i8 sold 118 plug-in hybrid sports cars last month. BMW sold 149 in October. Overall for the year, 1,609 BMW i8 sports cars have been sold. The BMW i8 has an MSRP of $135,700
|BMW X5 xDrive40e|
The BMW X5 xDrive40e sold 167 units, after selling 118 plug-in SUVs in October. With a total system output of 230 kW/313 hp generated by a 2.0-liter TwinPower Turbo four-cylinder gasoline engine and a synchronous electric motor, the BMW X5 xDrive40e achieves a combined fuel consumption of 69 – 71 mpg. The X5 xDrive is priced from $63,095 including $995 D&H.
|Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive |
Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive finished last month with just 41 deliveries, after selling 81 units in October. The B-Class Electric Drive starts from $41,450 and has an all-electric range of 87 miles. For an extra $600, one can purchase the extended range package which allows the driver go 104 miles. Overall for the year, 1,809 B-Class Electric Drive have been sold.
|Mercedes-Benz S550 Plug-in Hybrid|
Mercedes-Benz S550 Plug-in Hybrid sold 21 units last month. The S550 Plug-in Hybrid also sold 25 copies in October, 17 in September, and 10 units in August and in July, its debut month.The Mercedes-Benz S550 Plug-in Hybrid offers a system output of 436 hp and 479 lb-ft torque, sprints from 0 to 62 mph in just 5.2 seconds and can drive up to 20 miles purely electrically.
|Volkswagen e-Golf |
Volkswagen e-Gold sold record 472 units last month, after selling 596 units in October. Overall for the year, 3,623 VW e-Golf EVs have been sold. The all-electric 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf is on sale at participating dealerships in select states. The e-Golf was rated by the EPA at126 city, 105 highway, and 116 combined MPGe and given a range of up to 83 miles.
|Kia Soul EV |
Kia Soul EV sold 83 units last month, after selling 109 units in October. Overall for the year, 919 Soul EVs have been sold. Offered in two trims, Base and + (Plus), the 2015 Kia Soul EV MSRP is $33,700 (not including federal tax rebate of $7,500) for the Base trim. Overall for the year, 529 Soul EVs have been sold.
|Smart Fortwo Electric Drive |
Last month, smart fortwo ED sold 178 units last month, after selling 75 units in October. In terms of year-to-date results in 2015, sales of the smart fortwo ED now stand at 1,208.
|Fiat 500e |
For November, Fiat 500e sold 390 units. Overall for the year, 5,929 Fiat 500e EVs have been sold. The Fiat 500e is priced at $32,500, which includes a $700 destination charge. However, eligible California residents may be able to purchase the Fiat 500e for as low as $20,500, after federal credits.
|Chevrolet Spark EV|
Spark EV sold 166 units, after selling 177 units in October. Overall for the year, 2,477 Chevrolet Spark EVs have been sold.
|Ford Focus Electric |
Deliveries of the Ford Focus Electric were 93 in November. In October and September, Ford sold 126 and 145 Focus Electrics respectively. In terms of year-to-date results in 2015, sales of the Ford Focus Electric now stand at 1,486.
| Mitsubishi i |
Mitsubishi sold 4 i-MiEV electric cars in November, after selling 9 units in October and 3 units in September. In terms of year-to-date results in 2015, sales of the Mitsubishi i-MiEV now stand at 106. The 2016 Mitsubishi i-MiEV will arrive at Mitsubishi dealers across the United States in late March 2015. With a starting MSRP of only $22,995, the 2016 i-MiEV is the most affordably-priced electric vehicle available in America today, and after factoring in the Federal tax credit of $7,500, the net starting MSRP is reduced to $15,495.
|Honda Accord Plug-in |
Honda Accord Plug-In Hybrid sold just one unit during the month, which brings the total number for the year at 63.