Posts Tagged Carlos Ghosn

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Other Automaker Execs Still Don’t See Tesla As A Threat

AUTO INDUSTRY EXECUTIVES CONTINUE TO DOWNPLAY THE THREAT FROM TESLA Recently, another group of auto industry executives decided to brush off any notion that Elon Musk and company could pose a threat to their brand. Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess said, “We see Volkswagen as the company that can stop Tesla, because we have abilities…

2 months ago by EVANNEX 29

Tesla Model 3 Competitor

Nissan LEAF Only True Tesla Model 3 Competitor

TESLA AND NISSAN: WHO’S THE CHALLENGER? Tesla’s Model 3 is a groundbreaking vehicle in several ways. It will be the company’s first foray into the mid-price market, and it will expose Tesla to something it hasn’t had to face before: competition. Every vehicle Tesla has launched up until now –…

2 months ago by EVANNEX 133

Carlos Ghosn Applauds Musk, Tesla – Nothing But Praise

Though shareholders have concerns about Tesla’s success, Renault-Nissan CEO, Carlos Ghosn, paints a different picture. Ghosn addressed concerns at a recent shareholders’ meeting, putting Tesla CEO Elon Musk and the Silicon Valley electric automaker on a pedestal. He assured the attendees that they should see Tesla as an ally, rather…

3 months ago by Steven Loveday 74

EV Market Share Predictions Are All Over The Map

The press and analysts are filled with optimism, as well as skepticism, concerning the rise of EV market share. The range of speculation and opinion could not be more diverse. While Exane BNP Paribas (global investment firm) assumes aggressive EV sales acceleration, with projections of a 16 percent market share…

7 months ago by Steven Loveday 32

Renault & Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn Eyes $8,000 BEV For China

A rebadged Nissan LEAF for China, offered as the Venucia e30 (aka the “Morning Wind” if you will) has not resonated well with the booming Chinese plug-in vehicle market. The price tag of 242,800 yuan ($36,900) is simply too high for the Chinese consumer compared to what the car offers. In 2015, only…

10 months ago by Mark Kane 25