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The U.S. electric vehicle market will reach a major milestone this month as automakers reach 1,000,000 EV sales.
Despite improvements in charging infrastructure and battery technology, consumers may still be hesitant to buy EVs based on outdated preconceptions.
Given the predisposition of German consumers towards consider electric vehicles, the growing popularity of EVs across Europe, and the importance of purchase incentives in driving EV sales, the measure has the potential to spur a dramatic uptick in electric vehicle adoption.
In our latest update to the State of the Electric Vehicle Sales Infographic, we look at various facets of the U.S. market: Monthly sales, cumulative sales, market share broken down by model, the status of infrastructure, and fuel prices compared to gasoline vehicles.
Electric vehicle sales have lagged with low gas prices. Tesla's award-winning Model S is bucking the trend, but it's not the only EV with enticing new features to offer motorists.
Without spending taxpayer dollars or imposing sales mandates, government can completely transform the EV ecosystem, according to a new report from the National Academy of Sciences.