Top 10 Most Popular Electric Car Stories Of 2018
Sales figures are always #1 at InsideEVs, but a rather wide assortment of stories made our Top 10 most popular this year.
There’s a newcomer on the scene. One that really shook the electric car segment up with a vehicle debut that was hotter than hot.
And a long-range electric CUV that’s already gaining quite the following overseas.
Though the front-runner on this list is the vehicle that really made it sales mark this year in the U.S. We all know which car that is, right? Starts with a “T” and ends with a “3.”
10. These 5 Electric Cars Have The Worst Reliability, Says Consumer Reports
Reliability seems to always be a hot topic. And this particular story includes mentions of some major makes, including Tesla, Chevy & Ford.
9. Tesla Model 3 Range Down 42% In Cold Weather?
Cold weather and electric cars don't mix well together. These particular articles always garner a lot of interest. Why? Because it's real-world sort of stuff that matters to owners.
8. Tesla Model 3 Pulled Over By Police For “Computer” On Dash
Just a silly little mistaken identity issue here. That's not a computer. Regardless, viral it went.
7. Hyundai Exec Talks Up Kona EV – Says Range & CUV Will Draw Buyers In
Of course, we all love lots of range and that CUV/SUV-ish body style is hot right now in the U.S., so this is big, welcome news to us all.
6. Elon Musk Assumes New Role Of “Nothing Of Tesla”
Musk & comedy. Match made in heaven. Is he joking or trying to be truthful here? Made us all chuckle a bit. That's for sure.
5. Tesla Model 3 Outsold All BMW Passenger Cars In US
It's the image that drew everyone in. Oh, perhaps it's the fact that sales of the Tesla Model 3 skyrocketed that month too. No, it's the image.
4. People Will Pay More For A Tesla Model 3 Due To The ‘Tesla Stretch’
A Twitter term penned by a buddy of InsideEVs who loves puppies in Tesla frunks, this "stretch" is real and it sure did makes waves.
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2. Rivian R1T Electric Pickup Truck Shocks World In LA Debut
Trucks! Everyone loves trucks. This Rivian R1T delivers on all fronts. Now, we eagerly await its launch along with the rest of the world.