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

October 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

A year ago plug-in electric vehicle sales were pretty bleak, with October of 2015 showing the 6th consecutive monthly pullback. Now a year later those old results seem far in the past, as this month’s result – while not the huge gains we have been used to, still marks a full year’s…

3 months ago by Jay Cole 50

Honda Clarity Fuel Cell Boasts EPA 366-Mile Range Rating, Best of Any Zero-Emission Vehicle

Honda Clarity Fuel Cell Boasts EPA 366-Mile Range Rating

Honda announced that its hydrogen flagship, the Clarity Fuel Cell, was recently rated by EPA at 366 miles (589km) of range. The Japanese manufacturer took the opportunity to stress that the 366 miles is the “best range rating of any electric vehicle without a combustion engine“, while a Honda VP…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 148

New 2017 Honda Civic

Plug-In Hybrid Honda Civic In The Works?

Honda execs think that diesel may be on the way out, so under consideration for the all-new 2017 Honda Civic is electrification. It’s not entirely clear which electric route Honda may take with the Civic, but plug-in hybrid seems most likely. As Auto Express reports: “Honda is already considering fitting…

3 months ago by Eric Loveday 21

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

July 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Plug-in electric vehicle sales have set a sales record in every month so far in 2016*, but something special has been happening over the past two months – year-over-year comps have been destroyed. For July, some ~13,432 plug-ins were sold, the 4th best result for any month of EV sales in the US (all…

6 months ago by Jay Cole 43

Acura NSX Time Attack 1 and 2 Vehicles

Pure Electric Honda/Acura NSX Under Consideration

The Honda/Acura NSX is currently in production in the U.S. The standard version of the car comes as a non-plug-in hybrid, with a twin turbo 3.5-liter V6 and three electric motor setup. Total HP is listed at 573. However, at Pikes Peak, Honda entered a special pure electric NSX and now…

6 months ago by Eric Loveday 10