June was a stellar month for the U.
S. passenger vehicle market as a whole, and a strong albeit not stellar one for hybrid and electric vehicles in particular.
Overall automotive sales – on a seasonally adjusted basis – were the highest since July 2006.
Battery electric and plug in vehicles were both at high levels, with battery electric sales only exceeded by August 2013 and May of this year. June’s plug-in vehicles were only exceeded by May’s sales.
Hybrid sales declined from the strong results of May to a level in line with late last year and early this year.Read Article