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Top 10 Best Looking EVs On Sale Today

Taking a break from the hard and fast news cycle of the week, we are stepping back for something a little less precise – “The Top 10 Best Looking EVs On Sale Today”. And rather than just put out a list myself representing InsideEVs, we opened it up to all…

2 weeks ago by Jay Cole 57

Tom's BMW i3 Prior to Wrap

BMW, Nissan, Ford, GM Set Records In August To Pace EV Sales Higher In US

August for plug-in sales in America was a month like no other, as 11 plug-in vehicles set new yearly highs during the month! And it was a good thing too, as very strong year-over-year comps (August 2013-11,273) coupled with Tesla’s summer production shutdown/focus on Asia threatened to end what was 44 consecutive monthly sales increases for the US…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 28

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August 2014 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

With three strong automakers consistently selling 2,000 or more plug-in vehicles every month (Nissan, Ford and General Motors), and two others also capable of reaching that level (Toyota, Tesla), seeing monthly sales cross the 10,000-level is becoming the norm. Last month in July an estimated 10,533 were sold, which was…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 46

The Mercedes-Benz B-Class ED Arrived In The US In July!

Another Record For July EV Sales In The US As Nissan And GM Lead

Another record month of electric vehicles sales was logged in July for the US, as an estimated 10,533 plug-ins were sold.  Compared to a year ago’s 7,892 sold, a 34% increase was realized. If that good news statement sounds familiar…well, it should, as it marks the 32nd consecutive monthly record set in America. In other words,…

3 months ago by Jay Cole 14

Real Time EV Sales Reporting and Historical Charts Can Be Found Here

July 2014 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

What started out as an improving plug-in sales environment in the United States for 2014 has turned into an unstoppable force as the past two month have showed unparalleled growth. Previously in June,  an estimated 11,893 plug-ins were sold, which was up 43% from June of 2014 – a result…

3 months ago by Jay Cole 57

Fiat 500e In Italy

Fiat 500e Arrives Home In Europe

Currently you would expect to find Fiat’s 500e in only two places – California and Oregon (starting this summer). Now, you can find the all-electric EV taking up residence at its home – in Italy! The good fellows at GreenStart were kind enough to tweet us a shout-out to some photos and the…

4 months ago by Jay Cole 7

Ward's 10 Best Engine Winner: Fiat 500e

Ward’s 10 Best Engines 2014 In Detail: Fiat 500e

At the end of 2013, Ward’s Auto included the Fiat 500e among its 2014 list of “10 Best Engines” Award, an award received by both the Nissan LEAF and Chevrolet Volt in 2010. Recently, Ward’s Auto presented its story behind the choice of the Fiat 500e, which got the award…

4 months ago by Mark Kane 13

May Sales, Lead By The Nissan LEAF and Fusion Energi Look Make It Three Good Monthly Results In A Row

June 2014 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Mass produced plug-in electric vehicles have been on sale in the United States since December of 2010.  Since then how many times have year-over-year comps been flat or down? Absolutely zero…and it hasn’t even been close. After a setting an all-time record high for EV sales in May with an estimated 12,053…

4 months ago by Jay Cole 39