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July 2017 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

In July, 34 different models of plug-in vehicles were sold in the US, although one might believe that there was only one – as the Tesla Model 3 officially arrived on Friday, July 28th, 2017 – of which, InsideEVs was there live – check out the delivery party and first specs…

1 week ago by Jay Cole 48

Volvo’s Competition Will Push Tesla Further Ahead

HOW VOLVO CAN HELP TO GROW TESLA Does competition in the electric vehicle (EV) space mean the sky is falling for Tesla? Last week, Aaron Macleish at Learn Bonds* reported, “Volvo, the European carmaker famed for its soccer-mom aesthetic, says that it’s going to go full EV/hybrid by 2019. The move…

2 weeks ago by EVANNEX 12

June 2017 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

We imagine the interest in June’s plug-in electric vehicle sales report is at a year-low right now. And not because the sales were off (they weren’t), but because possibly the most anticipated EV launch of all times goes down in July, taking the focus off this month’s results.  We of course…

1 month ago by Jay Cole 93

Volvo CEO Credits Tesla For Raising Interest In Electric Cars

Volvo is turning to electrification as new emission regulations from 2021 will apparently make the development of future diesel cars not worth the additional cost. The first all-electric Volvo is to be available from 2019, alongside a growing portfolio of plug-in hybrids. Chief Executive Hakan Samuelsson credited Tesla for desirable…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 7