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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…

4 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,…

5 months ago by Eric Loveday 27

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…

5 months ago by Christopher Smith 21

Kia Niro EV Coming In 2018

Following in the footsteps of its sister company, Hyundai, Kia has officially announced that its Kia Niro will come in three configurations, including an all-electric version for 2018. The Niro Hybrid is old news, as is the Niro plug-in hybrid, and although we knew a BEV was in the works,…

5 months ago by Steven Loveday 37