Audi Ur Quattro Gets Million-Dollar All-Electric Rebirth

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Thu, 09 Sep 2021 20:05:53 +0000

One of the most iconic cars of the Group B era, the Audi Ur Quattro was designed around the idea that all-wheel drive and high-performance could go hand-in-hand. It may seem obvious now, but only because that original Quattro coupe — along with legendary drivers like Michelle Mouton, Walter Röhrl, and Juha Kankkunen — did […]

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August UK Plugin EV Hits 18.3%, Up Almost 2x Year-On-Year

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 13:31:34 +0000

The UK  auto market, Europe’s third largest, saw plugin electric vehicle share of 18.3% in August 2021, up 1.9x from 9.76% in August 2020. Overall auto market volume was down 7.6% from long term seasonal norms, at 68,033 units. The Volkswagen brand dominated all electric market share at 15.4%. August’s combined plugin result of 18.3% […]

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Volkswagen Has 25.5% of BEV Sales in Denmark, Volkswagen Group 40.9%!

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 05 Sep 2021 06:31:49 +0000

Electric vehicle sales are booming in Europe, and especially in some northerly nations. Denmark isn’t the largest or hottest auto market in the world, but its electric vehicle (BEV) sales are quite good and growing fast. In July, 10% of auto sales were sales of fully electric vehicles, and the figure is 8% for January–July. […]

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20 Top Selling Plugin Vehicles Globally — Charts

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Wed, 01 Sep 2021 02:00:17 +0000

Global plugin vehicle registrations were up 94% last month compared to July 2020, scoring 480,000 units (or 7.1% share of the overall auto market). That made it the plugin market’s third best month ever. Fully electric vehicles (BEVs) represented 66% of plugin registrations in July, in line with the year-to-date (YTD) tally. In total, there […]

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Top 10 Electric Vehicles in USA — Charts

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 27 Aug 2021 13:48:45 +0000

Some key US electric vehicle sales data aren’t easy to come by these days. We don’t get numbers for several of the most popular models because their makers don’t break out sales of different models (Tesla — Model Y versus Model 3) or different powertrains of the of models that come in gas or electric […]

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Sweden At 37.6% Plugin EV Share In July – Ripples From Tax Changes

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Wed, 04 Aug 2021 13:56:05 +0000

Sweden saw plugin electric vehicles achieve a market share of 37.6% in July 2021, up almost a third from July 2020. Higher company-car tax which came into effect in July put a dampener on plugin sales, further amplified by the hangover from the pull-forward in June.  Overall auto sales were down some 43% from long […]

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Norway At 84.7% Plugin EV Share In July – Mustang Mach-E Bestseller

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Tue, 03 Aug 2021 16:41:58 +0000

Norway, the world’s leading country in the electric transport revolution, saw plugin electric vehicles take 84.7% of new auto sales in July 2021, up from 68.4% in July 2020. This is a great result in the context of 2021’s favourite vehicle, the Tesla Model 3, not shipping in any significant volume in July. Diesels fell […]

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Tesla Model 3 & Model Y Take #1 & #2 In World Record Month For Electric Vehicle Sales!

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Sun, 01 Aug 2021 06:09:11 +0000

Global plugin vehicle registrations were up an impressive 153% last month compared to June 2020, scoring a record 583,000 units (or 8.7% share of the overall auto market). Add this record performance to the 700,000-plus hybrids and mild hybrids registered last month (their second best month ever) and we get over 1.3 million registrations in […]

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11 EV Models Test the State of Highway Charging in Long-Distance Race — Guess Which Brand Wins

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Wed, 21 Jul 2021 18:40:42 +0000

Originally posted on EVANNEX. by Charles Morris When did the first EV race take place? Shortly after the second EV was built, says conventional wisdom. Since the dawn of modern EVs, a few groups have staged Cannonball Run–style events, and many more individuals have documented long-distance road trips, often with a goal of demonstrating the prevailing state of […]

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Top 30 True Electric Vehicles In 10 European Countries

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 27 Jun 2021 16:07:26 +0000

The top 30 pure electric vehicles in 10 European markets that publicly report the data are shown in the charts and table below. In the first chart and table, you can see the top sellers in the first 5 months of the year. In the second chart, you can see May’s top sellers. After the […]

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