Nissan LEAF

ZEV Sales Exceed 260,000 In U.S.

Yesterday, in California at the world’s largest ” Zero Emission Vehicle Showcase” representatives of an eight-state partnership to develop and support the market for zero emission vehicles joined Air Resources Board Chairman Mary D. Nichols to announce that national ZEV sales have passed the quarter-million mark. Actually, the 250,000 mark…

8 hours ago by Eric Loveday 2

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

Sales of Renault Electric Vehicles Up 29% In September

September was very good month for Renault electric car sales.  In fact, September was the first time this year when we see growth year-over-year for Renault’s EV sales. In total, Renault sold  ~1,899 units, which is 29% more than in September 2013. Excluding Twizy, the increase is even higher –…

9 hours ago by Mark Kane 1

2014 Nissan LEAF

Infographic: Electric Drive Sales Dashboard September 2014

Electric car sales in the U.S. fell back a little bit last month – below 10,000 according to the latest infographic from Electric Drive Transportation Association. However, the result of 9,340 is still 15% over September 2013. Editor’s Note: EDTA’s September (and YTD) estimates are typically slightly different than InsideEVs,…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 1


BYD Qin Sales Grow Strong to Over 1,300 In August

BYD has been steadily increasing sales of its flagship New Energy Vehicle (NEV), the Qin plug-in hybrid in China every month this year. The Chinese company sold in August 1,316 units, which is far higher than the sales volume of any other full size electric car. Total Qin sales after…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 10

BEV Registrations in Western Europe - August 2014

EagleAID: EV Registrations In Western Europe Down In August

EagleAID often reminds us that the all-electric car market is growing poorly in Europe and this is story again in EagleAID’s latest report for August. 4,045 registrations in August in the sixteen West European markets is the number EagleAID reports: “Electric car sales pace, far from growing, is slowing.” “August…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 12

BMW i3 & i8 in the U.S.

Almost 6% Of BMW Car Sales In U.S. Are i3, i8

BMW quickly reached a significant level of plug-in car sales in the U.S. After delivering 1,000 plug-ins a month, the BMW i3 (with small support from i8) accounted for 4.8% of all BMW passenger cars sold in the U.S. in August and 5.7% in September. This is even more than…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 22