Which Electric-Car Makers Are Serious? U.S. Sales Show Top Three

Two years ago, we pointed out that several electric cars now on sale were purely “compliance cars,” built in minimal numbers purely to comply with California rules that require sales of zero-emission.
But almost four years after the first Nissan Leaf went on sale in December 2010, it’s become pretty clear which carmakers are serious about plug-in electric cars–and which aren’t.