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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 10,533 were sold, which was…

2 weeks ago by Jay Cole 45

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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…

4 weeks 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 10,533 plug-ins were sold.  Compared to a year ago’s 7,892 sold, a 34% 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,…

1 month ago by Jay Cole 14

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

July 2014 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

What started out as an improving plug-in sales environment in the United States for 2014 has turned into an unstoppable force as the past two month have showed unparalleled growth. Previously in June,  an estimated 11,893 plug-ins were sold, which was up 43% from June of 2014 – a result…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 57

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

June 2014 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Mass produced plug-in electric vehicles have been on sale in the United States since December of 2010.  Since then how many times have year-over-year comps been flat or down? Absolutely zero…and it hasn’t even been close. After a setting an all-time record high for EV sales in May with an estimated 12,053…

3 months ago by Jay Cole 39

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Honda’s 4 Step Victory Plan For Electric Minivan

Awhile back, The Street’s Anton Wahlman presented a 4-step plan for Honda to take sole control of the plug-in electric minivan segment. Here’s the 4-step process, as outlined by Wahlman: Use the Odyssey minivan body. This enables you to pack a much larger battery while retaining a large space for…

3 months ago by Eric Loveday 31