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China — 9.4% Plugin Vehicle Share In Another Record Month

January 24th, 2021 | by Jose Pontes

While the overall Chinese auto market ended the year on a positive note (+12% YoY), plugins ended with a record month, growing by 50% YoY in in the last month of the year to a record 224,000 units, and this time it was plugin hybrids (PHEVs) that grew faster (+108%) than full electrics (+42%)


Fiat 500e Dominates Italy’s EV Market In December, & BEVs Grow Eightfold!

January 24th, 2021 | by Carlo Ombello

The year of coronavirus has just ended on a high note for EV markets throughout Europe. With traditional car sales down everywhere by double digit percentages, electric cars have taken charge, offering a taste of things to come. This is also true for Italy, where December monthly EV sales skyrocketed to over eight times last year's levels!


27% Plugin Vehicle Share In Germany — Open The Plugin Gates!

January 20th, 2021 | by Jose Pontes

The German automotive market has opened the floodgates to plugin electric vehicles, with December setting yet another record sales month. Nearly 83,000 plugin vehicles (PEVs) were registered in December, resulting in an amazing 27% market share


72% Plugin Vehicle Market Share in the Netherlands!

January 9th, 2021 | by Jose Pontes

The Netherlands had an amazing 30,860 plugin registrations in December, a 34% increase over the previous all-time record, set in the same month of last year, which itself was beating a 4 year old record


Norway Hits Record 87% Plug-in EV Share & 66% Pure Electrics In December

January 6th, 2021 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland

Norway, the auto market most advanced down the path to electromobility, has seen new records broken in December, with 87.1% market share for plugin electric vehicles. Over two thirds were pure electric vehicles, and non-hybrid combustion vehicles fell to just 7.5% market share


Sweden Hits Record 50% Electric Vehicle Share In December!

January 5th, 2021 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland

Sweden has just hit a massive 49.4% plugin electric vehicle share in December 2020, over 4× the share of December 2019 (11%). The Volkswagen ID.3 sold 2,564 units in December, and also took the year's top spot for full electrics


Deconstructing A Tesla Hit Job

December 30th, 2020 | by Chanan Bos

It is a bit hard to believe how the times have changed. Just two years ago, all major news outlets would have jumped at any negative news article related to Tesla. Today is the first time we've seen where a very concerning article questioning quality standards and worker conditions in Giga Shanghai has not gone viral in US and European media



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