23 Apr '15, 12pm

Hey, Media: Electric Cars Aren't Hybrids, The Difference Matters

Hey, Media: Electric Cars Aren't Hybrids, The Difference Matters

By John Voelcker 689 views Apr 23, 2015 Follow John Add to circle Reddit This! Share on Facebook Share on Twitter 2012 Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid, Catskill Mountains, NY, Oct 2012 Enlarge Photo It all started with an article by Edmunds that boiled down to "owners of green cars are trading them in for SUVs in record numbers." That may be true--and it has since been widely covered and recirculated by many other sites--but the auto-data giant neglected a crucial point that it really ought to know. That is, plug-in electric cars are purchased for different reasons than hybrids, so the behavior of their owners is likely to vary significantly. DON'T MISS: Once More: Low Gas Prices Don't Hurt Electric-Car Sales But the Edmunds article , with a hook to Earth Day no less, was headlined, "Hybrid and Electric Vehicles Struggle to Maintain Owner Loyalty." (It didn't help that the com...

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