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Forecast: 2021 US EV Sales To Increase 70% Year Over Year

October 30th, 2020 | by Loren McDonald

While Europe is seeing a huge increase in year over year (YOY) sales of electric vehicles and is expected to reach 10% share of new vehicle sales in 2020 and 15% in 2021, the US is seeing rather low EV sales growth in comparison


Tesla Model 3 Leads September EV Surge In Italy As Market Triples Year On Year

October 20th, 2020 | by Carlo Ombello

EV adoption in 2020 is skyrocketing in most European countries, with governments' responses to the coronavirus pandemic focusing on a green recovery. As we enter the last few months of the year, the effects of these environmental policies and the ongoing rollout of new EV models on the market are starting to show. Italy is no exception to this, as September figures for electric car registrations reach new heights


16% Plugin Vehicle Market Share In Germany!

October 19th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

The German plugin vehicle market had another record month in September, with a little over 41,000 registrations. Plugin hybrid (PHEV) registrations continued going through the roof, up 463% to 20,127 units, helping plugins as a whole jump an amazing 437% last month


Tesla Model 3 Price Drops By $3,300–3,700 In Norway

October 17th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

There's been a whirlwind of Tesla vehicle changes lately — a range increase for the Model X, numerous changes to the Model 3, a humorous price cut for the Model S, the 7-seat Model Y coming around the corner, and more. One more that seemed worth highlighting is that the Model 3 just got some notable price cuts in Norway


11% Plugin Vehicle Share In France!

October 14th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

While the overall French automotive market had a so so month (-3% in September), plugin vehicle sales continued to be steaming hot (+322%!). Plugin hybrids (PHEVs) were up 486%, to 7,867 units, faring better than 100% electric vehicles (BEVs), which were up only 138%, to 10,011 registrations


uYilo South Africa: Electric Vehicles Make Power Portable

October 9th, 2020 | by Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai

The Nissan RE-LEAF is a concept aimed at emergency response, providing power where there is none. Nissan's design shows the EV concept can simultaneously power an electric jackhammer (24 hours – 36 kWh), a pressure ventilation fan (24 hours – 21.6 kWh), a 10-liter soup kettle (24 hours – 9.6 kWh), an intensive care medical ventilator (24 hours – 3 kWh) and a 100-watt LED floodlight (24 hours – 2.4 kWh) as part of relief efforts


UK September Plugin Vehicle Market Share Hits 10.5%, Up 3x Year On Year

October 7th, 2020 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland

The UK's September plugin electric vehicle market share hit 10.5%, the highest ever level in "normal" (non-lockdown) trading months, up almost 3x from September 2019's 3.7%. The overall auto market was down just 4.4% from September 2019, with diesels taking a massive 38.4% hit


Nissan Leaf Rebuilding Project In Zimbabwe

October 6th, 2020 | by Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai

As the number of EVs on the road grows, there is now an urgent need to train automotive technicians to be ready to work on all these EVs. Taurayi Raymond Sewera wants to help address this gap starting in Zimbabwe. He is setting up the International Institute of Automotive Technology Training (IIATT) with a major focus on PHEV and BEVs



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