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,…

6 days 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…

1 week 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