Renault’s Lineup Of Pure Electric Cars – Fluence Z.E., Twizy, Kangoo Z.E. and ZOE

Renault Electric Car Sales Up Nearly 50% In November

Renault caught wind in its electric car sails and is improving dramatically compared to the previous year and along the way passing the 50,000-units sold mark. In November, Renault sold some 1,785 EVs (up 40% year-over-year), however when we exclude lagging Twizy, the growth hits 48% – 1,636, instead of…

2 days ago by Mark Kane 1

BEV Registrations in Western Europe – October 2014

4,700 All-Electric Cars Sold In Europe In October

EagleAID this time didn’t release the number of registrations of battery electric cars in Western Europe for October (in the open version of the report).  Instead, EagleAID limited its figures just to emphasize that the growth of registrations at 16.9% year-over-year is the lowest in 10 months. “Electric car makers…

5 days ago by Mark Kane 2

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Infographic: Electric Drive Sales Dashboard November 2014

The latest infographic from Electric Drive Transportation Association indicates that sales of electric cars in the US amounted to 9,785 in November, which is almost exactly the same as the 9,535 in our own report card. Editor’s Note: EDTA’s September (and YTD) estimates are typically slightly different than InsideEVs, as…

6 days ago by Mark Kane 5

Forbes Defends Tesla

Merrill Lynch Attacks Tesla – Forbes Counters With Facts

In mid-November, Daily Kanban put out a skeptical Tesla piece titled “Brokerage: Tesla could be sitting on 3,000 unsold cars.” The Daily Kanban articles draws info from John Lovall, a research analyst at Merrill Lynch.  The article states: “The Rule of Scarcity plays a large role in the persuasion process, as…

2 weeks ago by Eric Loveday 49