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Norway Update: Tesla & Chinese EVs Could Spell Doom For Legacy Automakers

October 19th, 2019 | by Paul Fosse

Here at CleanTechnica, we have been following Norway closely, since this is the first country to hit the tipping point where EVs and PHEVs have become the default purchase for regular people instead of the exception, due to a generous combination of incentives and long history of awareness raising. My last article on Norway highlighted the Tesla Model 3 Standard Range Plus coming to the country, which hasn't taken off as I thought it might — most are still willing to pay a bit more for the Model 3 Long Range. This article from May highlighted a local story about a large Mercedes dealer in Oslo reporting plummeting sales, resulting in layoffs. Today, a local outlet speculates the end for some car brands that are behind in electrifying their lineup


This Is How Tesla & Electric Cars Conquered Norway

October 10th, 2019 | by Matt Pressman

With about 100,000 electrics on the road, Norway (population 5 million) trails only the U.S., China, and Japan in absolute numbers. By 2025, the government has suggested, there may be no gasoline- or diesel-powered cars sold in the country


Norway = EV Nation, Tesla Playground

July 25th, 2018 | by Matt Pressman

Electric cars are running rampant in Norway. Even pricey options from American automaker Tesla are becoming commonplace on the streets of Oslo. Why? According to a report from CNBC, Norway is "the country where a luxury Tesla has become the budget option."


7 Countries That May Ban Gas & Diesel Cars

August 10th, 2017 | by Matt Pressman

“We are announcing an end to the sale of petrol and diesel cars by 2040,” Nicolas Hulot, France’s new ecology minister, said last month, adding that the move was a “veritable revolution.” It looks like England may follow suit. Jesse Norman, from England's Department for Transport has announced, "a manifesto commitment for almost all cars and vans on our roads to be zero emission by 2050. We believe this would necessitate all new cars and vans being zero emission vehicles by 2040.” How many countries are actually moving in the direction of eventual gas and diesel car bans


Nissan e-NV200 Undertakes 35-Day European Electrip Showcasing European Electric Corridor

May 11th, 2017 | by Cynthia Shahan

Moving the EV juices around in Europe and tuning a broader audience into the enormous value and irreplaceable quality of driving and riding in electric vehicles is France's Lionel Suissa and his Electrip team — a group of artists promoting electro-mobility. From late spring into early summer, a Nissan e-NV200 will revel in a 35-day European Electrip across 8 countries. Suissa will be leading the 35 day tour that starts in Barcelona and winds up in Norway. The precise purpose is to showcase the European Electric Corridor


12 Norway Electric Car Survey Charts

August 19th, 2016 | by James Ayre

Originally published on EV Obsession. A recent survey of 8,000 different vehicle owners in Norway, conducted by the country’s Institute [&hellip


Tesla News Buffet

July 25th, 2014 | by Zachary Shahan

As noted in an article earlier today, I’ve been very busy in the past month (well, months…) moving into a new home [&hellip



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