The report for Q3 summarizes EV sales, purchasing trends and public charging infrastructure across all 50 states — here are the key takeaways
Washington, D.C.—Alliance for Automotive Innovation has released its latest analysis of the U.S. electric vehicle (EV) market for July, August and September of 2022. The Get Connected Electric Vehicle Quarterly Report for Q3 summarizes EV sales, purchasing trends and public charging infrastructure across all 50 states.
Q3 2022 takeaways:
- EVs represent 7.1 percent of new light-duty vehicle sales in Q3, up from 6.6 percent in the second quarter and 4.9 percent in Q3 2021.
- More than 232,000 EVs were sold in the U.S., an increase of 2.1 percentage points over the same period in 2021.
- 86 EV cars, utility vehicles, pickups and van models now available for sale in the U.S. (light truck sales represent more than 68 percent of EV market).
- Total of 98,804 public charging outlets in U.S.; (context: 652,000 EVs registered since beginning of 2022 and only 20,000 new chargers — a ratio of 32 vehicles for every public port).
- Top five for EV sales through the first three quarters of 2022: California (18.9 percent); the District of Columbia (13.4 percent). Washington state (11.1 percent); Oregon (10.4 percent) and Nevada (9.4 percent).
- EVs nearly 1 percent of all registered light-duty vehicles on U.S. roads.