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Uber Working With Renault & Nissan To Electrify Transport In Europe

September 19th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

Top app-based taxi companies Uber and Lyft have been making strong strides toward electrification. And thank goodness! When Lyft and Uber drivers switch to electric cars, they cut pollution 3× more than when a normal driver switches to an electric car


Koreans Shine In Slow Selling EV Month In France

September 19th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

Even with the overall automotive market back in the dog house (-20% in August), plugin sales continue to be immune to the surrounding doom and gloom, with plugin hybrids (PHEVs) up 269%, to 5,266 units, faring better than fully electric vehicles (BEVs), which were up only 167%, to 5,590 registrations, allowing plugin hybrids to have 49% of the plugin market last month, above this year's average (35%) and quite possibly the highest share ever by plugin hybrids in this traditionally BEV-friendly market


13% Plugin Vehicle Market Share In Germany!

September 17th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

After a record month in August, the German plugin vehicle market had its second best month ever in August, with a little over 33,000 units registered, an amazing performance considering August is usually one of the slowest selling months of they year


EV Sales Surge In Italy As August Marks Start Of New Incentives

September 15th, 2020 | by Carlo Ombello

Italy's car market is back in full swing after a horrible Spring and a progressive recovery from early Summer. Official August market figures are out and offer a very upbeat picture. A market improvement was broadly anticipated, as this month marks the introduction of new incentives aimed at electric mobility and low emission ICE vehicles. What remained to be seen was which powertrains would benefit the most from the new policy


Another Record Month For Plugin Vehicles In Europe

August 28th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

The European passenger plugin vehicle market is on fire, having scored over 113,000 registrations in July (+213% year over year, the highest growth rate in 5 years). This is the market's second record performance in a row


July EV Sales Rise In Italy As New Incentives Loom

August 27th, 2020 | by Carlo Ombello

Summer continues with a strong growth trend for the Italian EV market. With the broader car industry now in recovery mode as the coronavirus pandemic falls under control, and ahead of enhanced EV incentives recently passed by Italy's government, July monthly car sales figures paint a well known picture of steady growth for electric mobility


Kia Niro EV = New #1 EV In The Netherlands

August 16th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

The Dutch automotive market is out of its pandemic-related disruption, having reached positive numbers in July (+4% year over year/YoY), but while the overall market has finally recovered, the plugin segment is officially in Warp Speed (up 139% last month)


Germany’s EV Market Share Hits All-Time Record, 11.4% in July — Up 4× Year on Year

August 5th, 2020 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland

Germany, Europe's largest auto market, saw record 11.4% plugin electric vehicle market share in July, up over 4× from the same month last year. The cumulative year-to-date EV market share now stands at 8.5%. This is even though the overall auto market recovered from the lull of recent months, with July 2020 sales down just 5% from July


Norway Plugin Vehicle Market Share Now Over 68%

August 4th, 2020 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland

Norway hit 68.4% plugin electric vehicle market share in July, up significantly from 48% in July 2019. The 2020 year-to-date figure is also now over 68%, up from 2019's full-year result of 56%


Tesla Model 3 Had More Sales Than 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, + 6th Best Selling Electric Vehicles In 1st Half Of 2020

August 2nd, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

While different electric vehicles may be #1 in different markets (the Renault Zoe in France, the Audi e-tron in Norway, the VW e-Golf in Germany), globally, there is no question which electric vehicle is the most popular. According to recently compiled data from EV Volumes, the Tesla Model 3 had nearly as many sales in the first half of 2020 as the 2nd best selling, 3rd best selling, 4th best selling, 5th best selling, 6th best selling, and 7th best selling plugin vehicles combined


4 New Electric Vans Just Hit The UK & European Markets

July 30th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

It's amazing what the threat of massive fines can do for automakers. The European Union has been getting serious about the need for automakers to clean up their fleets, and all of a sudden we're getting a lot more vehicle models and automakers are actually trying to sell them!



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