2016 Nissan LEAF

Canada Plug-In Electric Car Sales September 2015

It’s time once again to take a look at plug-in electric vehicle sales in Canada. The Chevrolet Volt after selling 167 cars in August fell back a bit in September to 126 units – but still keeping firmly in triple digits. For the Nissan LEAF, the 84 mile EV set a new year high…

1 day ago by Eric Loveday 6

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

September 2015 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

While September of 2015 isn’t the month that will be showing the “big gains”, it certainly pointed eagerly to October’s anticipated surge.  As new plug-in offerings came to market just as a new month opened. Specifically, Tesla kicked off the Model X launch on September 29th, by handing over the keys…

1 week ago by Jay Cole 32

2016 Kia Optima (ICE)

Kia Optima Plug-In Hybrid Confirmed

More good stuff coming from Kia, as the Korean company announced its intention to bring to market a plug-in hybrid Optima. The PHEV would be introduced “sometime next year” in both sedan and new wagon version, also scheduled for 2016 release. Obviously, this car would make a lot of sense…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 22

Kia Soul EV

Kia Soul EV Video Review

Here’s a rather lengthy, mostly positive review of the Kia Soul EV: “Kia’s iconic “hampster” mobile shows us an even more eco-conscious side with the limited market Eco-Electric version. Does the second general of the best-selling box on wheels have a place in the growing EV market?” We’ve yet to…

3 weeks ago by Electric CarsTV 11

New Kia Sportage

Kia Hints At Possibility Of Plug-In Sportage

With the reveal of the all-new fourth-generation Kia Sportage comes word that there’s a possibility that a plug-in version could be offered in the future. The new Sportage will make its world debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show, but ahead of that reveal Kia has released some images. Autocar reached…

1 month ago by Eric Loveday 7

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

August 2015 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

If you have been a follower of plug-in vehicle sales in the United States this year, then you knew this month was coming – the bottom of the barrel as it were.   Compared to a year ago, August 2015 is EV sales-armageddon!  Put another way, with only the last inventory scraps of the first…

1 month ago by Jay Cole 45

Ford Is Expected To Compete For Most EVs Sold In April With Their Surging Fusion and C-Max Energi Products

July EV Sales In The US Drops, As Ford And BMW Take The Lead

Ford is currently the only major plug-in automaker building cars that isn’t currently working through a generational switchover, product upgrade, demand/production crisis – or on an extended assembly hiatus. Perhaps unsurprisingly then, Ford lead the pack for the first time since February with almost 1,700 plug-ins sold in July of 2015, None of Ford’s plug-in vehicles…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 51

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

July 2015 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Heading into July, plug-in sales in America had surprisingly crossed the 10,000-mark 2 months in a row, and 3 of the last four – but July is the end of the pleasant surprises, as the EV consumer’s anticipation for 3 new offerings in September is crushing sales dreams this month. With…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 32