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Ford Is Expected To Compete For Most EVs Sold In April With Their Surging Fusion and C-Max Energi Products

July EV Sales In The US Drops, As Ford And BMW Take The Lead

Ford is currently the only major plug-in automaker building cars that isn’t currently working through a generational switchover, product upgrade, demand/production crisis – or on an extended assembly hiatus. Perhaps unsurprisingly then, Ford lead the pack for the first time since February with almost 1,700 plug-ins sold in July of 2015, None of Ford’s plug-in vehicles…

4 weeks ago by Jay Cole 51

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

July 2015 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Heading into July, plug-in sales in America had surprisingly crossed the 10,000-mark 2 months in a row, and 3 of the last four – but July is the end of the pleasant surprises, as the EV consumer’s anticipation for 3 new offerings in September is crushing sales dreams this month. With…

4 weeks ago by Jay Cole 32

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No Fiat EVs Planned For Europe

Some two years after introducing 500e in California, Fiat still isn’t even planning to launch any electric cars in Europe. By the end of June, Fiat delivered over 10,000 500e in the US, but the Italian company doesn’t see demand for electric cars in Europe. In fact, Fiat probably doesn’t…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 45

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June 2015 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

The real start of plug-in vehicle sales in the United States each year have always been a fair-weather thing. Prior to heading into the first month of summer, sales jumped last month to an estimated 11,540 vehicles in May from about 9,000 the month prior. Which begged the question, “Can June top…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 31

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Fiat 500e Recalled Again

Yesterday, Fiat-Chrysler Automobiles issued this statement on the latest recall for the Fiat 500e: Statement: Software Upgrade June 9, 2015 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – FCA US LLC is voluntarily recalling an estimated 3,975 cars to upgrade cruise-control software.   A review of warranty data led to an investigation by FCA…

3 months ago by Eric Loveday 17

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May 2015 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

For the past two months, some unexpected players have come out of the blue to post record sales to help EVs post back-to-back gains; first the Fiat 500e in March, then the Chevrolet Spark EV in April. However in May, the traditional big names are back to their normal leadership positions, with the Tesla…

3 months ago by Jay Cole 56