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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…

1 day ago by Jay Cole 29

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Ford MoDe:Flex Electric Bicycle (w/video)

Continuing our coverage of car manufacturers dipping their toes into the personal mobility market, we bring you the Ford MoDe:Flex Electric Bicycle (via Engadget). Here’s how it breaks down: Here’s a snippet showing it in action: Is it just us, or does it seem kind of funny to see “Ford”…

3 weeks ago by Ted Dillard 12

C-Max Energi from Ford

Ford C-Max Energi Recalled For Engine Run-On Issue

Ford has issued a recall that affects the C-Max Energi. The recall actually includes the 2015 Focus, C-Max and Escape vehicles, but the C-Max Energi is the only plug-in affected. According to reports there’s an issue with a body control module that could allow the engine to continue running even…

4 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 6

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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…

1 month ago by Jay Cole 31

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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

2015 Nissan LEAF

Plug-In Electric Car Sales Canada April 2015

It’s time once again to take a look at plug-in electric vehicle sales in Canada. For the month of April, the Nissan LEAF set an all-time record for single-month sales in Canada with 127 LEAFs sold. Sales of the Chevrolet Volt improved by 1 unit over March for a total…

3 months ago by Eric Loveday 8