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Porsche 918 Spyder Now Sold Out

Porsche 918 Spyder Is Officially Sold Out

In a press release on Porsche’s worldwide sales for November comes this bt of depressing news: Porsche 918 Spyder is sold out. In addition, mid-November saw the sale of the last of the 918 Spyder hybrid super sports cars. This was a limited run of 918 models. The majority of…

2 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 3

Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid - Image Credit: Michael Beinenson

2015 Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid Review

We assume that most of you reading this have an electric propulsion vehicle or at least have driven one. Being an owner of two, I have struggled to find balance when driving our large SUV with the entire family (in-laws too) in the vehicle. The moment you let off the…

2 weeks ago by Michael Beinenson 20

Porsche Cayenne S e-Hybrid

2015 Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid EPA Ratings

With the 2015 Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid being the latest kid on the plug-in hybrid block, we figured now’s the time to present its details EPA ratings. As noted in the EPA-supplied spreadsheet, the Cayenne S E-Hybrid, unlike the Panamera S E-Hybrid, gets an actual all-electric range rating that’s never…

3 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 18

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

November 2014 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

All bets were off heading into November, as October snapped the 46 consecutive monthly year-over-year improvements in the US plug-in electric vehicle market – mostly thanks to Toyota’s failure to stock the 2015 Prius PHV at American dealerships before the 2014 edition sold out. Last month an estimated 9,662 plug-ins were…

3 weeks ago by Jay Cole 26

Porsche Cayenne S e-Hybrid

Autocar Reviews Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid

The Cayenne S E-Hybrid is the third plug-in hybrid from Porsche (the others being the 918 Spyder and the Panamera S e-Hybrid). In the case of the Cayenne, the plug-in version replaces the old conventional hybrid with NiMH batteries. As a plug-in, it (obviously) has more battery capacity, a more…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 6

Porsche 911 PHEV?

Porsche Macan & 911 Too Small For Electrification

According to Porsche, both its Macan and 911 are too small for electrification in the near future. Let us clarify what Porsche is implying. Currently, Porsche uses the plug-in hybrid system found in the Panamera in the Cayenne SUV.  It was believed that such a system could be transplanted into…

1 month ago by Eric Loveday 5

Porsche 918 Spyder

Porsche 918 Spyder Almost Sold Out

Only 918 will ever be produced and all of those units are nearly sold out. According to Automotive News: “Production of the plug-in hybrid supercar’s 918 promised units will end next July, and planned production is sold out through late March or early April, said Andre Oosthuizen, vice president of…

1 month ago by Eric Loveday 2