Toyota

RAV4 EV Road trip

Timelapse Video: Toyota RAV4 EV Road Trip

“Dashcam footage of a road trip from LA to Milford, UT in a 2014 Toyota RAV4 EV. Day 1: Van Nuys – Victorville – Baker – Las Vegas – Valley of Fire.” If you’re going to explore the United States in an electric vehicle, then why not capture the journey…

1 week ago by Electric CarsTV 2

The Mercedes-Benz B-Class ED Arrived In The US In July!

Another Record For July EV Sales In The US As Nissan And GM Lead

Another record month of electric vehicles sales was logged in July for the US, as an estimated 10,533 plug-ins were sold.  Compared to a year ago’s 7,892 sold, a 34% increase was realized. If that good news statement sounds familiar…well, it should, as it marks the 32nd consecutive monthly record set in America. In other words,…

2 weeks ago by Jay Cole 14

Real Time EV Sales Reporting and Historical Charts Can Be Found Here

July 2014 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

What started out as an improving plug-in sales environment in the United States for 2014 has turned into an unstoppable force as the past two month have showed unparalleled growth. Previously in June,  an estimated 11,893 plug-ins were sold, which was up 43% from June of 2014 – a result…

3 weeks ago by Jay Cole 57

Toyota RAV4 EV

Toyota Gives Up On Pure Electric Vehicles

Toyota is done with electric vehicles and is now shifting towards hydrogen fuel cell vehicles. The two currently made Toyota EVs, Scion iQ minicar and RAV4 EV will most likely be out with a fuel cell powered Toyota vehicle claimed to be in showrooms in 2015. Oddly, Toyota’s Head of…

4 weeks ago by Mike Anthony 99

Scion iQ - From Thousands Per Year To 91 Lifetime Sales

Toyota CEO Comments On RAV4 EV, Scion iQ EV

Toyota North America CEO Jim Lentz doesn’t often discuss electric vehicles, but when he does, the conversation always turns to fuel cells: “I would rather invest my dollars in fuel cell development than in another 2,500 EVs.” It’s 2,600 actually, but who’s keeping track. Technically, Toyota offers two pure electric…

1 month ago by Eric Loveday 93