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Kia Expected To Launch Pure Electric Stonic In 2018

Kia’s fully-electric vehicle offerings will increase to three by 2018, all of which live in the popular SUV and CUV segments. One of the most asked questions in the EV world is, “when will we see more SUV and crossover-type all-electric vehicles?” These two segments are among the most popular…

4 weeks ago by Steven Loveday 13

April EV Sales In US Rise For 19th Consecutive Month

It was during our September 2015 plug-in sales report we said the following: “Going forward (and as we have been saying since last winter), the extended EV sales drought in the United States should now be behind us.  We look for monthly sales to show strong gains beginning in October…

1 month ago by Jay Cole 62

April 2017 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Heading into this month, and for a year and a half, we have reported monthly sales gains for the US plug-in vehicle market. And indeed, April 2017’s result makes it 19 consecutive months* of sales improvements. With that said, there was some mild headwinds during the month, and while April didn’t show any new…

1 month ago by Jay Cole 60

March 2017 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

March EV sales in America sang a familiar tune last month, namely an 18th consecutive month* of gains. And with all the numbers now in, something very unique happened this month, as the US plug-in market crossed the 18,000 mark in sales for just the 2nd time.  But even more significantly, it…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 79

Chevrolet Bolt Compared To Kia Soul EV – Video

Remember that comparison video featuring the Chevrolet Bolt, BMW i3 and Renault ZOE? Well, here’s a similar one with the Bolt and the Kia Soul EV. Video description: Technical comparison between 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV vs. 2017 Kia SOUL EV. External dimensions (length, width, height, wheelbase), internal dimensions (head room,…

3 months ago by Eric Loveday 26

Kia Unveils Niro PHEV & Plug-In Hybrid Optima Wagon

Kia unveils Niro, Optima Sportswagon Plug-in Hybrids in Geneva BY: CHRISTOPHER SMITH Both models will go on sale later this year, but the Sportswagon is a Euro-market exclusive. Kia’s hybrid offerings have officially expanded. The company unveiled its latest efforts at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, featuring plug-in versions of…

3 months ago by Christopher Smith 21