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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…

2 days ago by Jay Cole 38

Maximum performance, maximum efficiency, and no compromises. Porsche E-Mobility

Porsche E-Mobility – With All Due respect (Video)

Porsche released video about its e-mobility efforts. With three models introduced on the market and at least two in the pipe-line – all plug-in hybrids (plus learnings from the entire VW/Audi group), the German manufacturer already gathered a lot of experience. Panamera S E-Hybrid Cayenne S E-Hybrid 918 Spyder Macan…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 6

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…

4 weeks 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…

1 month ago by Jay Cole 32

Ok, I Watched It More The Once

Porsche 918 Spyder: Show-Off Crashes His Supercar – Video

Thanks to some timely footage being taken this weekend on Instagram, and then of course uploaded to YouTube, we get to see a $847,000 plug-in car take a little damage. Now normally, seeing a premium electric vehicle crashed isn’t our cup-of-tea, but there is just too much poetic justice happening here to ignore…

1 month ago by Jay Cole 33

Porsche 911 Carrera GTS - Hopefully Someday This Will Be Offered As a Plug-In

Porsche 911 Plug-In Hybrid Coming In 2018 In Form Of AWD Carrera 4?

According to the Australian site motoring.com.au Porsche is considering a hybrid 911. Earlier CEO Matthias Mueller outlined the possibility. The Porsche 918 Spyder demonstrated that high performance hybrids with the addition of external charging is something that can attract customers. Hybrid (we believe plug-in hybrid) 911 will emerge as a…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 3

Previous Image of 918 Spyder

Porsche 918 Spyder Recalled

The Porsche 918 Spyder has been recalled for the second time.  The first recall involved rear axle control arms that could break.  This latest recall is due to a wiring harness that could be damaged by a carbon-fiber component on the vehicle. Press release below detailing the recall: Porsche recalling…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 0