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US October Sales Report — Trucks & SUVs Win, Cars Lose

November 4th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley

Sales of cars with electric motors accounted for more than 7% of BMW sales in the US in October. That's good but down from last year. The Chevy Bolt and Nissan LEAF are limping along. The big news is the Tesla Model 3, which is taking America by storm.


Plug-In Cars = 60% Of New Car Sales In Norway In September

October 14th, 2018 | by Zachary Shahan

Exponential electric vehicle adoption has been at play in Norway for several years. I remember attending EVS27 in Barcelona back in late 2013 and the hottest news of previous months had been Norway achieving stunning EV market share milestones. That October, plug-in vehicles had risen to 8% market share! Electric cars had been the top selling cars in the country two months in a row — the Tesla Model S in September and the Nissan LEAF in October. The market share had been 7% in September. 7% and 8% market share were figures no other country would touch for years


Big Auto’s Fully Electric Car Sales Up 102% In USA

July 5th, 2017 | by Zachary Shahan

Big Auto gets a lot of criticism here. The problem for large automakers is that they will crush their own finances and have to write off massive investments if they rapidly shift to electric transport, but they are also exposing themselves to great threat if they are too slow electrifying their offerings. Nonetheless, it's hard to sympathize when gas & diesel cars are destroying our planet's climate and countless humans' health — sometimes the moral high ground should trump the wrath of shareholders


Nissan LEAF Sales Keep Growing!

July 5th, 2017 | by Zachary Shahan

Tesla Model 3 production starts in a couple of days. A next-gen Nissan LEAF with long range and ProPilot is expected to be released later this year. A year ago, we thought these factors were already eating into Nissan LEAF sales and would hurt Chevy Bolt sales, and we figured the story would get worse for the LEAF in 2017. Surprisingly, US LEAF sales are up this year compared to 2016! June again saw more LEAF sales than the same month in


2017 Electric Car Sales Projections — From You & EV Volumes

January 23rd, 2017 | by James Ayre

How many electric vehicles will be sold in the US during 2016? Will Chevy Bolt EV sales grow rapidly following nationwide availability in the late summer? What about Toyota Prius Prime sales (if Toyota ever works out the dealership issues)? What will happen with the Tesla Model 3? Will it launch on time? Will mass production begin this year, or not truly until



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