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The Economist Touts Tesla, Cover Story Reports ICE Is Roadkill

THE ECONOMIST: GOODBYE PETROL, HELLO TESLA The most recent cover story in The Economist* announces, “The death of the internal combustion engine… it had a good run. But the end is in sight.” In a remarkable account, The Economist reports that the internal combustion engine’s “days are numbered. Rapid gains in…

9 hours ago by EVANNEX 10

BYD Sets Plug-In EV Sales Record In July – 11,200 Sold!

BYD maintained its record-setting 11,000+ plug-in electric car sales output again in July, slightly improved on June’s result by hitting a new personal record with 11,207 PEV sales – up 11% year-over-year. After seven months, BYD is at nearly 46,000 deliveries, so the 100,000 level for 2017 sales is well within range if the…

1 week ago by Mark Kane 44

BYD Scores Another Major EV Bus Order in London

BYD and ADL (Alexander Dennis) scored a major electric bus order in UK, as RATP Dev London has ordered 36 vehicles. Previously, the Chinese-British alliance was able to secure an order for 51 buses for London. The new order is for the 10.8 m buses that will be delivered in Spring…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 1

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The Tesla Electric Semi Truck Will Use A Colossal Battery

TESLA ELECTRIC SEMI TRUCK WILL NEED ONE SUPER-MASSIVE BATTERY In April, Elon Musk sent tremors through yet another segment of the transportation industry with a short tweet: “Tesla Semi truck unveil set for September. Team has done an amazing job. Seriously next level.” And the exact date was just announced this…

3 months ago by EVANNEX 46

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…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 12