A Lighthearted But Effective Automotive Commercial For Electric Audi

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Mon, 04 Oct 2021 19:15:06 +0000

Guest post by Jim Ringold How many automobile commercials do you think you have ever seen and ignored on TV? Certainly thousands and thousands of car commercials. What got me thinking about all those forgettable commercials was the commercial that got me thinking. But before we get to this 2021 AUDI commercial, I’d like to […]

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Plugin Vehicles Hit 22% Market Share In Europe In August!

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Mon, 27 Sep 2021 22:42:20 +0000

The European passenger plugin vehicle market is staying in the fast lane. More than 155,000 plugin vehicles were registered in August — which is +60% year over year (YoY). This performance is even more impressive when we consider that the overall auto market is in the doldrums. August 2021 was the weakest August since 2014, […]

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Electric Cars Are Coming, No Matter What Some Media & Critics Say

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 10 Sep 2021 18:58:51 +0000

Originally posted on EVANNEX. By Charles Morris As it becomes clearer that electric transportation is the future, the haters, Luddites, and boo-birds are out in full force. Every single day I see a slew of anti-EV material online. Some of these are articles in reputable media (e.g. Politico), which marshal reasonable-sounding arguments to explain why their readers […]

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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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Tesla Model Y Bestseller In Norway — Plugin EV Share Hits Record High 88%

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Thu, 02 Sep 2021 15:21:52 +0000

Norway, the undisputed leader in electric vehicle adoption, saw a new record high plugin share of 87.7% in August 2021, up inexorably from 70.2% in August 2020. Full electrics alone took 72% of the market, meanwhile Diesels fell to a record low 3.2%. The overall auto market was up some 23% over seasonal norms, at […]

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Audi Is Bringing 6 Electric Vehicle Models To South Africa In Q1 2022

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2021 19:55:30 +0000

Electric vehicle sales in South Africa have been quite slow due to several factors. These include high import duties and taxes for EVs, as well as a small selection of EVs for consumers to choose from. While the high import duties and taxes remain, there is light at the end of the tunnel on other […]

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