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9 Down, 1 To Go — A Personal Tale Of 7 Years With Electric Cars

January 14th, 2018 | by Jesper Berggreen

My lease is up. My BMW i3 — my snappy and ugly duckling — has been returned to AVIS. There was a waiting line, so no chance of extending the lease. I have a reservation for the Tesla Model 3 due to be delivered by the end of the year. So, while I ponder on what to do next, let me recap which EVs I have experienced in the last 7 years. Luckily I have a bunch of electric bikes (some hand-built) that I can ride in the meantime, and I promise you they are nothing you would expect — but that's another story


US Electric Car Sales Up 68% In February

March 6th, 2017 | by Zachary Shahan

US electric car sales jumped approximately 68% in February 2017 vs February 2016. Fully electric car sales were up 74%, while plug-in hybrid sales were up 61%. For the first two months of the year, that puts all plug-in car sales up 64%, fully electric car sales up 57%, and plug-in hybrid sales up 72%


US Electric Car Sales Up 59% In January 2017

February 4th, 2017 | by Zachary Shahan

US electric car sales continue to climb to new heights in 2017. Growing 59% year over year (YoY), approximately 12,000 electric cars were sold across the country in January, accounting for approximately 1% of US auto sales. The top five models accounted for approximately 40% of total US electric car sales, as most models are still compliance cars that are not designed or marketed to really pull in buyers — and aren't even available in most states


7 Models = 81% Of Electric Car Sales In US (2016 US Electric Car Sales Report)

January 6th, 2017 | by Zachary Shahan

US electric car sales had another record month in December, and again reached a record market share in the country. Fully electric and plug-in hybrid electric car sales reached 19,133 in December (and 144,455 sales for 2016 as a whole), which put EV market share among all passenger cars at a record 1.13% (and 0.82% for 2016 as a whole).


5 Models = 73% Of US Electric Car Sales

October 9th, 2016 | by Zachary Shahan

This article is simultaneously being published on EV Obsession and on our Electric Car Sales page. US electric car sales climbed to [&hellip


USA Electric Car Sales Up 48% In July

August 7th, 2016 | by Zachary Shahan

Originally published on EV Obsession. Energy independence is creeping into the US passenger car market more and more, led by Tesla [&hellip



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