Audi Explains How It Innovates Production Without Production Hell

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 11 Aug 2022 14:50:41 +0000

As St. Elon of Texas said, “Prototypes are easy. Production is hard.” Prototypes tend to get most of the media attention because we all like to see new things. A fancy new design is exciting because it’s something we’ve never seen before, and in the most exciting case, the new prototype has exciting capabilities that […]

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Electric Drag Race: Kia EV6 GT vs. Audi RS3 (Video)

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Sat, 06 Aug 2022 21:50:38 +0000

Audi RS3 Drag Races Kia EV6 GT: Can Five Cylinders Beat Two Electric Motors?The new Kia EV6 is already a hot car in base trim, thanks to its slinky, Lancia Stratos-inspired styling (with a hint of Lotus thrown in) and instant, rear wheel drive torque. The EV6 GT? Even better, thanks to its all wheel drive layout and supercar-baiting acceleration … but, do you ever how will the […]

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UK Plugin EV Share Shrinks In July, BEVs Still Growing

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Fri, 05 Aug 2022 14:37:46 +0000

The UK auto market saw plugin electric vehicles take 16.7% share in July, down from 17.1% year on year. BEV share grew, but not enough to outweigh PHEVs’ lower share. Overall auto volumes were down 9% YoY, to 112,162, the lowest July in over 16 years. Hyundai was the leading brand in UK BEV sales […]

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Record EV Sales Month Globally! 12% Share For BEVs!

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Mon, 01 Aug 2022 07:20:54 +0000

#TheEVFutureIsNow

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Record EV Sales Month Globally! 12% Share For BEVs!!

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Mon, 01 Aug 2022 07:21:54 +0000

#TheEVFutureIsNow Yep, the EV disruption many of us were dreaming of for years is finally happening, and the proof is that despite all the stuff happening right now — pandemic(s), war, inflation, material shortages, etc., etc. (imagine telling what happened in the past two years to our past selves of June 2020 — they would […]

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26% of New Car Sales in Germany Have a Plug, 14% Fully Electric

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Sat, 23 Jul 2022 04:15:54 +0000

With several disruptions affecting it, the overall German automotive market is still in the red, with the market dropping 11% last month year over year. And it seems all this doom and gloom has finally got to EVs, with sales of full electric vehicles (BEVs) dropping in June by 4% year over year (YoY). There […]

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Volkswagen Group Reaches 217,100 EV Sales in 1st Half of 2022

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 15 Jul 2022 19:04:38 +0000

Volkswagen ID4 charging on road trip Europe CleanTechnicaSitting somewhere between Chinese EV startups XPeng & NIO and American EV powerhouse Tesla, Volkswagen Group delivered 217,100 full electric vehicle (BEV) sales to customers in the first half of 2022. NIO delivered 50,827 vehicles in that time period, XPeng delivered 68,983, and Tesla delivered 564,743. Volkswagen Group’s 217,100 BEV deliveries were 27% higher than […]

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Electric Car Sales: Global Top 20

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Wed, 29 Jun 2022 06:11:55 +0000

Global plugin vehicle registrations were up 55% in May 2022 compared to May 2021. With the China covid lockdown effects easing, sales have recovered most of their previous pace, reaching 699,000 registrations last month. That represents 12% share of the overall auto market (8.6% BEV share). Considering the steep drops in the overall market, and […]

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A Ford Tops EV Sales In Germany In May — Yes, Ford!

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Sat, 18 Jun 2022 15:44:21 +0000

With multiple crises raging (chips, batteries, covid, Ukraine war…), disruption is the order of the day, and one can say that anything goes right now in Germany. The overall automotive market is still in the red, with the market dropping 10% last month, but despite this doom and gloom, sales of full electric vehicles (BEVs) […]

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