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

June 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

While every month so far in 2016 has been an improvement, June was something special as the “Tesla rush” to meet Q2 estimates was far greater than the “Tesla rush” of Q2 2015 and Ford set multi-year highs for plug-in sales. In total, a new all-time record for plug-in sales…

3 weeks ago by Jay Cole 66

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

May 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Sales of plug-in cars have been on the uptick for quite some time now in the US, but Spring has been exceptionally strong for EVs. March saw a new all-time record set with ~13,845 sales (a 33% gain over the year prior), while April notched 10,557 sales (a 16% gain). For…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 49

Tesla Model X & S

Poll: Employees At Korean Automakers Prefer Tesla

Korea Herald recently reported on some poll results that include Tesla and employees in the automotive industry in Korea. The poll was conducted by Blind. Korea Herald explains what Blind is as follows: “Blind, a social app provider that operates anonymous bulletin boards for employees of a specific company or…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 22

Next Generation Chevrolet Volt

Canada Plug-In Electric Car Sales April 2016

  It’s time once again to take a look at plug-in electric car sales in Canada. Less and less automakers report plug-in electric car sales in Canada now, so the list of vehicles below has dwindled down significantly to just a few of the major models. No matter, a very…

3 months ago by Eric Loveday 12

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

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…

3 months ago by Jay Cole 44

Hyundai IONIQ Plug-in

Hyundai-Kia Discusses “Electrification” Catch-Up Plan

Lee Ki-Sang, in charge of Hyundai Motor Group’s eco-car powertrain division, shared his thoughts about electrification with Automotive News. The South Korean carmaker, that consist two brands – Hyundai and Kia, plans to leapfrog to the front of the industry’s pack and compete with Toyota. By 2020, 26 electrified cars…

4 months ago by Mark Kane 40