Experts Named The TOP 10 Green Cars Of The American Market

We offer the readers a ranking of the TOP 10 most popular green cars on one of the world’s largest car market – the USA. It has been made up by experts based on sales result of January 2018.

To ‘green’ in a broad sense belong the vehicles, the drivetrain of which includes an electric motor. They are all-electric (EV), hybrid or plug-in hybrid (PHEV) ones.

Tesla Model 3

Toyota Camry Hybrid

Toyota Prius Prime 

The sales of green cars grew slightly compared to January 2017 – only by 2.3%, the total reached 32 681 units.

So, the January ten best-selling models look like this:

  1. Toyota Prius – 4,011 units, -12%;
  2. Toyota RAV4 Hybrid – 3,502 units, +21%;
  3. Ford Fusion Hybrid – 2,519 units, -48%;
  4. Tesla Model 3 – 1,875 units, a newcomer of the market;
  5. Kia Niro – 1,785 units, +4150% (!);
  6. Toyota Camry-Hybrid – 1,621 units, +31%;
  7. Toyota Prius Prime – 1,496 units, +9.5%;
  8. Lexus Hybrids – 1,307 units, +50%;
  9. Chevrolet Bolt EV – 1,177 units, +1%;
  10. Toyota Highlander Hybrid – 976 units, +71%.

Kia Niro

Toyota Highlander Hybrid

Toyota RAV4 Hybrid

Chevrolet Bolt EV

Ford Fusion Hybrid

Lexus NXh

Among the ten leaders of the US green segment there are two all-electric models, the Tesla and Chevrolet and one plug-in hybrid – the Toyota Prius Prime. The rest are hybrids.

In the top photo: the Toyota Prius


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