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April 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

It is no secret that plug-in sales in the US have been on the upswing of late.  Heading into April, five consecutive record sales months have been logged – and April continued that trend, making it six in a row, although unlike last month, it was no “sure thing” until all the…

4 weeks ago by Jay Cole 44

Honda Clarity Fuel Cell

Honda Clarity Electric & Plug-In Hybrid To Launch In 2017

Honda has officially announced that its Clarity will spawn a series of alternative-powertrain vehicles, including a pure electric and a plug-in hybrid version. The announcement was made earlier today: “Honda today announced that the upcoming Clarity Fuel Cell will be joined by two additional variants, the Clarity Electric and Clarity…

1 month ago by Eric Loveday 45

Next-Gen Honda CR-V Sketch

Honda CR-V Plug-In Hybrid Reportedly In The Works

Japanese media is reporting that when the next-generation Honda CR-V arrives in 2018, a plug-in hybrid version will also be offered. The sketch above was reportedly obtained from a leak within Honda and Response JP believes it shows a 5-seat CR-V: “The scoop before revealed that the upcoming model will…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 18

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March 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

We can now officially end the “low gas prices hurt plug-in vehicles sales” argument as March banks a 5th consecutive monthly record in the US. Additionally, March had another unexpected bonus surprise, a new all-time record for the US. For March, and estimated ~13,725 plug-ins were sold, good for an impressive…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 31

Honda Clarity Fuel Cell

Honda Clarity Fuel Cell At The New York International Auto Show

Honda really treats the Clarity Fuel Cell as a global mainstream model, presenting it at all the major auto shows around the world. The latest Japanese hydrogen fuel cell model can now add the 2016 New York International Auto Show to its list of shows attended. However, despite Honda and Toyota public positioning of hydrogen…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 12

Honda Delivers First, All-new Clarity Fuel Cell to Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

Honda Delivers First Clarity Fuel Cell Sedan In Japan

Honda delivered the first Clarity Fuel Cell car in Japan, out of the first batch of 200 units scheduled for the first year. Criticism for the hydrogen fuel cell cars probably will be reinforced by the knowledge that the government (in this case the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry)…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 28