Sales Of Hybrids & Electric Cars Surge 73% In 2012

by Richard Read
Green Car Reports
December 19, 2012

…Mintel says that U.S. sales of hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and electric cars should reach 440,000 units in 2012 — a 73% improvement over 2011.

That’s in keeping with the strong sales figures we’ve noted here. Alternative-fuel vehicles are flying off the lots, and even with a dip in November sales, automakers stand to move 50,000 electric cars this year.

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