ŠKODA Reaches A Milestone: 100K Batteries

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 11 Feb 2021 15:38:42 +0000

ŠKODA has reached a milestone by manufacturing its 100,000th high-voltage traction battery. The Czech automaker, headquartered in Mladá Boleslav, invested around €25.3 million back in 2019 to set up the production facility for its batteries. The production area covers around 2000 m² and isn’t just used to make the batteries for its own plug-in-hybrid vehicles, […]

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Study: Tesla Far Ahead In Online New Vehicle Sales

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 07 Feb 2021 03:43:10 +0000

A new study by BearingPoint shows that Tesla dominates geographic availability and ease of online sales of new vehicles. The study evaluated the online offerings of automotive manufactures in the US, Europe, and China along with their “online sales readiness” in those markets. The analysis revealed that Tesla stood out from the other OEMs due […]

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UK January EV Share At 13.7% — Up Over 2× Year-On-Year

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Thu, 04 Feb 2021 13:39:19 +0000

The UK saw plugin electric vehicles taking 13.7% market share in January 2021, up 2.3x from January 2020, and already well above the 10.7% annual share of 2020. The overall auto market was down almost 40% from January 2020’s pre-COVID volumes, due to showroom lockdowns.

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Global Electric Vehicle Top 20 — EV Sales Report

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Thu, 04 Feb 2021 05:42:00 +0000

After a rough start of the year, the second half of 2020 became a record-fest, with 3 record months in the last 4 months of the year, December being one of them thanks to over half a million registrations.

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Norway’s Best Ever January At 81% Plugin Electric Vehicle Share

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Tue, 02 Feb 2021 11:51:50 +0000

Norway, the world’s leading nation in the electric vehicle transition, saw 80.7% plugin share in January, significant growth from the 64.4% of a year ago

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Open the Gates! 23% Plugin Vehicle Share in Europe!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Sat, 30 Jan 2021 19:58:12 +0000

While the overall automotive market was still in the red in December (-4% YoY), Europe’s passenger plugin vehicle market had an historic month, having registered a record 281,000 vehicles (+264% YoY!)

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27% Plugin Vehicle Share In Germany — Open The Plugin Gates!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 21:37:02 +0000

The German automotive market has opened the floodgates to plugin electric vehicles, with December setting yet another record sales month. Nearly 83,000 plugin vehicles (PEVs) were registered in December, resulting in an amazing 27% market share

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Tesla’s Position Among US Auto Brands (Charts)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 12:00:49 +0000

On Saturday, I published a new CleanTechnica report showing that US auto sales were down 15% in 2020, whereas Tesla’s US sales were estimated to be up 9%. Only two companies other than Tesla had their US sales increase in 2020 — Volvo and Alfa Romeo, each by 2%. However

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US Auto Sales Down 2,484,375 (15%) In 2020, Tesla Up 9%

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 16 Jan 2021 16:52:41 +0000

The US auto market took a whipping in 2020. No one knows why. (Oh … yeah … never mind.) Overall, US auto sales were down by 2,592,185, or 15%, last year. Only three automakers saw their year-over-year sales increase from 2019 to

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72% Plugin Vehicle Market Share in the Netherlands!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Sat, 09 Jan 2021 16:44:53 +0000

The Netherlands had an amazing 30,860 plugin registrations in December, a 34% increase over the previous all-time record, set in the same month of last year, which itself was beating a 4 year old record

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