Honda FCV Concept

Honda FCV Concept Makes World Debut in Japan

Honda, like Toyota, believes in fuel-cell cars and unveiled this month a new FCV concept sedan, which looks to be a solid competitor for the Toyota Mirai. However, Honda needs another 1.5 years to introduce the production version by the end of  March 2016 in Japan, and later in Europe…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 12

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Toyota And Ford Sink EV Sales Streak In October For US

What a difference a few months make. In May and June of this year, plug-ins from Toyota and Ford where pushing the market to new all-time highs…now just a few months later, the duo is responsible for the end to a pretty impressive streak – 46 consecutive months of record EV sales in the…

3 weeks ago by Jay Cole 57

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

October 2014 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Much like John Kerry’s run for President a decade ago, defeat was almost snatched from the jaws of victory last month, as the September’s sales results just barely beat the year prior after front-running nameplates such as the Chevy Volt, Toyota Prius PHV and Ford’s Energi twins stumbled badly during the month. And because…

3 weeks ago by Jay Cole 27

SolarCity and Honda Announce $50 Million Commitment to Provide Solar Power to Honda and Acura Customers and Dealerships

Honda Extends Deal With SolarCity By $50 Million

Honda began its cooperation with SolarCity in early 2013 by signing a deal worth $65 million for solar power installations at dealerships and in customers houses. Now, both companies extend this agreement by another $50 million. The goal is to lower electricity costs below utilities, while at the same time…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 1

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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 months ago by Jay Cole 57

Zipcar's First Honda Fit EV In San Franscisco

Zipcar Adds Honda Fit EV To Fleet In Sacramento

Soon, the Honda Fit EV will exit production forever, but prior to that Honda is announcing one of the few remaining Fit EVs will be signing up to a car sharing program: Zipcar and University of California, Davis Support Largest Planned Zero Net Energy Community, West Village, With a Sustainable…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 6

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…

3 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 10,833 were sold, which was…

3 months ago by Jay Cole 46

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Honda Fit EV Production To End This Fall

Honda has officially confirmed what we’ve known to be true for quite some time now: “Honda will produce the Fit EV until later this fall and will continue to support customers through their lease period.” According to Edmunds, who spoke with Sage Marie, a Honda spokesman. Only 1,100 Honda Fit…

3 months ago by Eric Loveday 37

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 10,833 plug-ins were sold.  Compared to a year ago’s 7,392 sold, a 47% 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,…

4 months ago by Jay Cole 14