Guide to plug-in hybrid and electric vehicles

PLUG-IN HYBRID (PHEV) and ELECTRIC VEHICLES (BEV): The electrification of powertrains continues as automakers roll out everything from subcompact compliance cars to electrified supercars to improve efficiency and optimize power. Tesla Model 3 is just the prong on the charge cord of available plug-in vehicles. BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Ford, Volskwagen, Volvo, Hyundai have announced electrification plans for dozens of vehicles by 2020. Plug-in sales have grown 32 percent annually since 2013 (41 percent globally), and most autonomous vehicle plans are based on electric cars.

Numbers come from automakers and EPA. Range listing includes electric-only range/total gas+electric range.

Robert Duffer
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