US: BEV Registrations Amounted To Nearly 550,000 By means of June 2023

Through the first half of 2023, all-electric automotive gross sales elevated fairly considerably in the US, however the development of the rebounding normal automotive market was comparable, which stopped the BEV share from growing since January.

In response to the registration information from Experian (through Automotive Information), the overall variety of BEV registrations, throughout the first six months of 2023, amounted to 546,651, which is about 62 p.c greater than a yr in the past and about 7.1 p.c of the overall market (up from 4.9 p.c on the time in 2022).

BEV share on the finish of 2021 was 3.1 p.c, which elevated to five.6 p.c on the finish of 2022. Nevertheless, the 7.1 p.c common share within the first half of the yr is similar because the 7.1 p.c in January, Automotive Information famous. Is the interval of quick enlargement over? Effectively, the amount will increase, but it surely was not straightforward to realize market share up to now this yr.

Registration information lags behind gross sales/deliveries, by at the very least a number of weeks, however can be utilized as a proxy of gross sales, particularly as a result of not all gross sales numbers are publicly obtainable (particularly on a month-to-month foundation).

Tesla stays the biggest participant within the battery electrical automobile (BEV) phase with 329,608 registrations (up 44 p.c year-over-year) and a 60.3 p.c share throughout the interval. A yr in the past, Tesla’s share was 67.6 p.c so we will see a gentle, gradual decline.

The non-Tesla BEV registrations (calculated because the distinction between the overall and Tesla) amounted to 217,043 (up about 98 p.c year-over-year) and 39.7 p.c share.

BEV registrations in January-June 2023:

  • Tesla (60.3% BEVs): 329,608 (up 44%)
  • Non-Tesla (39.7% BEVs): 217,043 (up 98%)
  • Whole: 546,651 (up 62%) and seven.1% market share (vs. 4.9% a yr in the past)

In June, barely over 99,000 new BEVs have been registered, which is principally on par with Might’s report of 99,256.


In terms of BEV gross sales, Tesla with 329,608 models stays an order of magnitude forward of the following closest competitor (model).

The following two manufacturers are Chevrolet (34,140) and Ford (27,937), adopted by Hyundai (20,964) and some German manufacturers.

BEV registrations (choose manufacturers) in January-June 2023:

  • Tesla: 329,608 (up 44%)
  • Chevrolet: 34,140 (up 415%)
  • Ford: 27,937 (up 28%)
  • Hyundai: 20,964 (up 40%)
  • BMW: 18,253
  • Mercedes-Benz: 17,773
  • Volkswagen: 16,619 (up 250%)
  • Rivian: 15,576
  • Kia: 13,771 (down 27%)
  • Audi: 10,075 (up 23%)
  • Nissan: 8,660 (up 9%)
  • Volvo: 7,475
  • Polestar: 4,967 (up 2%)


When it comes to the best-selling fashions (most registered to be exact), the Tesla Mannequin Y registrations virtually doubled year-over-year, reaching 201,434 throughout the first half of the yr. The Tesla Mannequin 3 is the sturdy quantity two (108,604), however its development price amounted to simply 12 p.c (regardless of vital value reductions in comparison with H1 2022).

The Chevrolet Bolt EV/EUV, with over 34,000 models seems to be the following hottest alternative.

BEV registrations within the US (choose fashions) – January-June 2023:

  • Tesla Mannequin Y – 201,434 (“practically doubled”)
  • Tesla Mannequin 3 – 108,604 (up 12%)
  • Chevrolet Bolt EV/EUV: 34,140 (up 415%)
  • Volkswagen ID.4 : 16,619 (up 250%)
  • BMW i4: 11,165