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The data are in, and US auto buyers are increasingly keen on electric vehicles. EVs were 6.5% of new car purchases in the first half of 2023, up from 2.5% two years ago and 0.7% in 2018.  EVs also made up nearly 1% of used car sales — more than 82,000 vehicles — in the first half of the year, according to Cox Automotive Inc.

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