Norway’s EVs Break Through The 90% Barrier — Tesla Takes Top Two Trophies

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Sat, 02 Oct 2021 15:40:24 +0000

Norway’s plugin electric vehicle market share in September broke new ground, hitting 91.5% with full electrics alone taking 77.5% share. Diesels lost more than half their share year-on-year, falling to just 2.3%, with petrol and plugless hybrids not faring much better. Overall auto market volume was 17992 units, slightly above seasonal norms. The Tesla Model […]

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Germany’s Plugin EV Share More Than Doubles To 23.5% In July – Combustion Share At Record Low

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Thu, 05 Aug 2021 14:20:24 +0000

Germany, Europe’s largest auto market, and the world’s 4th largest, saw plugin electric vehicle market share more than double year-on-year to 23.5% share in July 2021. Old-school combustion powertrains fell to a record low of 59.2%, with diesels under 20%. Overall auto volumes in July were down almost 30% compared to the pre-COVID July 2019 […]

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BMW Starts iX Production

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 04 Jul 2021 08:15:10 +0000

BMW’s next fully electric vehicle is now rolling off of production lines in Dingolfing, Germany, which is BMW Group’s largest production facility in Europe. BMW iX production is getting rolling thanks to more than €400 million of investment at the factory. The BMW iX xDrive50 has a range rating of 600 kilometers (373 miles) thanks […]

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These 5 Plugin Vehicle Models Would Benefit Most From Proposed US EV Tax Credit Update (Chart)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 05 Jun 2021 00:00:55 +0000

As we reported recently, there’s a big cleantech bill moving through the US Congress that would revive, extend, and expand the zero-emission vehicle tax credit in various ways. Our friend Loren McDonald over at EVAdoption looked at the details model by model and has provided a table showing how much the max tax credit would […]

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BMW Begins Drive Unit Production for iX and i4 Vehicles

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 31 May 2021 03:45:06 +0000

BMW recently started production of its fifth-generation drive units at the Competence Centre for E-Drive Production in Dingolfing. This is the beginning of a much larger push to produce drive units and battery packs at more and more BMW production facilities, with a goal of 50% electric drive production by 2030. Upping Production “We expect […]

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BMW Is Finally “Ready To Compete With Tesla,” Media Outlet Reports — But Is That The Right Framing?

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 21 Mar 2021 23:57:45 +0000

BMW’s new EVs are “ready to compete with Tesla,” Inverse has claimed. The article noted that BMW took some time away from EVs but has recently returned to the EV space with a new EV that is “ready to take on the Audi, Jaguar, and Mercedes-Benz luxury EVs already on the market — and, of […]

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BMW iX & BMW i4 — BMW’s Next-Gen Electric Offerings

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 18 Mar 2021 00:21:29 +0000

BMW made a couple of electric vehicle announcements today, letting us all know that it’s still alive even after the massive electric vehicle offensive Volkswagen rolled out this week. In particular, the company unveiled its two next-gen electric vehicles, the BMW i4 and the BMW iX. Below is info on range, power, and acceleration specs […]

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Top 9 Electric Vehicles Coming to USA in 2021

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 12 Dec 2020 23:20:27 +0000

Every year since the mid-2010s has been big for EVs. New models, longer ranges, and lower prices have continuously increased the momentum for electric vehicles, and 2021 will follow suit

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BMW iX3 Pricing & Specs In UK, + BMW Converts Factory For BMW i4 Production

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 16 Sep 2020 23:04:43 +0000

Starting prices for special editions of the BMW iX3 have been revealed for the UK market, as have a variety of key specs. The UK is getting two special editions of the fully electric SUV, the Premier Edition and Premier Edition Pro

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