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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…

4 weeks ago by Jay Cole 66

Mercedes-Benz - long range BEV battery

Mercedes-Benz Could Roll Out Its Own Electric Car Brand

A couple of weeks ago, Mercedes-Benz announced that all of its models will see some form of electrification in the near future. Following that announcement comes info the Mercedes might differentiate its electric cars from the rest of its stable by creating an electric car brand. As German publication Handelsblatt…

4 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 10

Mercedes-Benz Road to Zero Emissions by Bart Herring

Mercedes-Benz Road to Zero Emissions by Bart Herring – Video

Javier Mota (Autos 0-60) recently shared an interesting presentation: Mercedes-Benz Road to Zero Emissions. Bart Herring, who is General Manager – Product Management at Mercedes-Benz USA, states that there is no single solution for the future drivetrains, and that Mercedes isn’t willing to put all eggs into one basket. German manufacturer…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 16

Daimler Establishes Mercedes-Benz Energy GmbH for Stationary Energy Storage

Daimler Establishes Mercedes-Benz Energy For Energy Storage Solutions

Daimler has established a new Mercedes-Benz Energy GmbH subsidiary, responsible for the development, sale and installation of company energy storage solutions (ESS) on the global market. The lithium-ion energy storage systems will be produced by Deutsche ACCUMOTIVE, which has been supplying Daimler with batteries for its all-electric, plug-in hybrid and hybrid vehicles….

1 month ago by Mark Kane 9