Apr 13, 2023 - Business

New EV registrations are slowly growing in Denver

Data: S&P Global Mobility. Chart: Axios Visuals

Just as the Denver Auto Show returns this week, new figures show electric vehicle adoption is slowly gaining power in Denver.

By the numbers: EVs made up about 8% of the area's new vehicle registrations in January, up from 5% a year ago, according to the S&P Global Mobility index.

  • Tesla's Model Y is by far the most popular electric car, followed by the Chevy Bolt.
  • The Tesla Model 3, Hyundai Ioniq 5, and VW ID.4 rounded out the top five.

The big picture: Electric vehicles accounted for 7% of new registrations in the U.S. in January, up from 4.1% in January 2022.

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