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May Sales, Lead By The Nissan LEAF and Fusion Energi Look Make It Three Good Monthly Results In A Row

December 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Plug-in vehicles sales closed out 2016 with a flourish – and epically so, setting the new monthly record for EV sales in the US we had been looking for since the Summer…and it wasn’t even close. With all the numbers tallied up, an estimated 24,785 plug-in vehicles were sold in December…which…

2 weeks ago by Jay Cole 84

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Battery Breakthrough Race Is On!

“CHAAAARRRGE!” The Germans are maintaining their slight lead over the (other) Europeans — ah, but hear them footsteps? Toyota is just around the corner and gaining fast. Meanwhile, Tesla has long left the building. With just about every automaker announcing an EV offensive, the race is on to find a…

4 weeks ago by Tesla Mondo 17

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Toyota Developing Plug-In Hybrid Corolla For Chinese Market

Toyota continues to moves towards the introduction of new plug-in hybrids for the Chinese market over the next few years. The Japanese company announced the expansion of its R&D facility in China, to handle not only internal battery evaluation and testing, but also test tracks for its upcoming EVs. “Specifically, the plan includes improvements…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 2

U.S. Plug-in car sales – November 2016

EV Market Share In The US Nearly Hits 1% In November – Graphs

Plug-in electric vehicle sales in U.S. grew by a solid 32.4%, counting 13,337 deliveries (full details), while year-over year growth has now reached 14 consecutive months*. November’s result translated to a 0.97% market share (see graph below) – historically one of the best showings. Also of note, full year sales for the US are…

1 month ago by Mark Kane 17