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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 weeks ago by Mark Kane 44

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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…

4 weeks 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…

2 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…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 56

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March 2015 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

As Spring returns to America, so does the plug-in vehicle sales. For many regions in the United States this winter set some new all-time record cold temperatures, and with that same fairly tepid sales for the first two months of the year – for February just 6,951 units were sold. However, March unexpectedly…

4 months ago by Jay Cole 41