Sales

BYD Still Struggling To Sell As Many EVs As A Year Ago

It is a problem that a year ago would have almost been unthinkable.  For April 2017, BYD once again was unable to sell as many plug-in electric cars in China as year ago – its the 5th consecutive monthly drop against previous numbers…after always having shown large gains previously. The…

2 weeks ago by Mark Kane 12

To Date, California Has Accounted For 40% Of Nation’s EV sales

The California Air Resources Board boasts that its California Climate Investments into zero-emission vehicles have now reached a level of $599 million since 2013. The rebates have resulted in state-supported purchases of hundreds of thousands of ultra-clean vehicles, and entire fleets of zero-emission trucks and buses on California roads and…

4 weeks ago by Mark Kane 6

BEVs Set New Sales Record In Western Europe In March and Q1

Over the past couple of years, European all-electric car sales have been growing without much drama, as new models, with better electric abilities have continued to assault the mark. Recently sales in Western Europe reached a new all-time record of: 32,700 in the first quarter 15,102 in March Also the market…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 5

German Electric Vehicle Market Doubles In April!

After a couple hiccups in France and Norway for electric vehicle sales in April, we got some news from Germany, where 3,587 new plug-in cars were registered – up more than 120% from a year ago.  Now that’s a big gain! Market share reached 1.2% for the 3rd month in a row, hitting 1.23% in…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 12