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April 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

It is no secret that plug-in sales in the US have been on the upswing of late.  Heading into April, five consecutive record sales months have been logged – and April continued that trend, making it six in a row, although unlike last month, it was no “sure thing” until all the…

3 weeks ago by Jay Cole 44

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March 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

We can now officially end the “low gas prices hurt plug-in vehicles sales” argument as March banks a 5th consecutive monthly record in the US. Additionally, March had another unexpected bonus surprise, a new all-time record for the US. For March, and estimated ~13,725 plug-ins were sold, good for an impressive…

2 months ago by Jay Cole 31

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Pilot Assist II To Come Standard On 2017 Volvo XC90 T8 PHEV

Volvo announced a large range of updates for the 2017 Volvo XC90 T8 PHEV. The XC90 powertrain features a turbocharged/supercharged 320 hp four-cylinder 2.0-liter gas engine driving the front wheels and an 87 hp electric motor out back. In addition, there is 25 hp starter motor between the engine and the eight-speed automatic gearbox, smoothing…

2 months ago by Steven Loveday 4