EV Sales & Market Share

1H 2022 Toyota Prius Prime Sales Decline 72 Percent-featured image

1H 2022 Toyota Prius Prime Sales Decline 72%

Sales of the Toyota Prius hybrid and Prius Prime PHEV declined 47.9% in the first half of 2022 versus the same period in 2021. The Prius Prime PHEV declined a whopping 71.6%, while the Prius hybrid declined 25.3% in 1H 2022. The Prius Prime saw sales decline to 5,353 in 1H 2022 from 18,862 in the 1H 2021.

RAV4 Hybrid Accounted for 43 Percent of 1H 2022 Sales-featured image

48% of 1H 2022 Toyota RAV4 Sales Were Hybrid and PHEV

The RAV4 SUV, which has been the 4th-best selling vehicle in America for several years, saw the regular hybrid version account for 42% of RAV4 sales in the 1H of 2022. And if you include the RAV4 Prime PHEV numbers, you get to 48% of RAV4 sales having a battery in the vehicle.

OEM Reported US Electric Vehicle Sales Q1 & Q2 2022-7.17.22-featured image

US Q2 EV Sales (OEM Reported) Increased 43% Over Q1

US sales of the 29 EV models for which OEMs reported sales publicly had a combined 45% increase in Q2 over Q1. Sixteen BEVs and PHEVs had positive growth in Q2, while 10 models saw declines in Q2, although three of those models have been discontinued.

Tesla Accounted for 65% of California Q1 2022 EV Registrations

Despite a number of new BEVs and PHEVs being introduced by other automakers, Tesla continues to dominates EV sales in California accounting for 65.3% of BEV and PHEV registrations in Q1 2022 (January 1 – March 31, 2022), according to analysis by EVAdoption from California Energy Commission (2022) data.