This blog compares Ford C-Max sales with it’s closest competition, Toyota Prius V and Plug-in. Ford compares the C-Max Hybrid and Energi most often with the Toyota Prius V and Prius Plug-in Hybrid.
Ford C-Max Energi sales were up 17% from March 2014. Prius Plug-in sales continued to drop, down 67% from March 2014. The Energi outsold the Prius Plug-in 715 to 473. Ford C-Max Hybrid sales were down 37% from March 2014. Prius V sales were flat from March 2014.
The Prius is the most frequent trade-in for the C-Max. The Toyota vehicles are the most similar drivetrain, technology, and passenger/cargo-type vehicles available to compare with the C-Max Hybrid and Energi. The data was obtained from Autoblog. The Ford C-Max Hybrid started shipping in late September and the C-Max Energi first shipped in late October 2012.