South Africa Gets The Porsche Taycan Before It Gets A Tesla

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 19:05:09 +0000

Taycan 4S electric carPorsche is rewarding its loyal South African fans by bringing the all-electric Taycan. It will be available in three variants, namely the Taycan 4s, the Taycan Turbo, and the Taycan Turbo

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Plugin Vehicles = 16% Share of Auto Market in Netherlands, Tesla Model 3 Still #1

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Wed, 08 Jul 2020 22:24:13 +0000

Tesla Model 3 Keeps #1 Position, while Plugin Vehicle Market Share Hits 16% in June

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VW e-Golf #1 In May In Netherlands, Tesla Model 3 Leader In 2020

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Wed, 10 Jun 2020 22:24:13 +0000

With the Netherlands overall market dropping 53% year over year (YoY), the local plugin vehicle market also once again slipped into red, dropping 28% YoY in May to 2,023 plugin registrations

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Kia Niro EV #1 In Covid-19 Impacted Dutch Market

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Wed, 13 May 2020 07:34:51 +0000

With the Netherlands escaping a full lockdown, the economic slowdown hasn’t been as devastating as in other markets, with the overall market dropping just 53%

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Why People Buy Electric Vehicles In The Netherlands, Norway, Germany, & France

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 17 Apr 2020 02:00:00 +0000

When we asked thousands of electric vehicle (EV) owners in Europe the top reasons why they got their cars, we got similar responses as in previous years. The largest portion of buyers in every country referenced the environmental benefits

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The Vehicle Classes, Range, & Features in High Demand with EV Drivers in the Netherlands, Norway, France, & Germany

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 15 Apr 2020 22:00:02 +0000

EV owners we surveyed almost equally prefer a sedan/hatchback (car) or SUV/crossover for their next EV. The two options switched spots back and forth depending on the audience. Additionally, in each of these countries, respondents mostly preferred a vehicle in the D-segment

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Electric Vehicles In South Africa: Where Are We Now?

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Fri, 10 Apr 2020 18:05:26 +0000

South Africa BEV and PHEV SalesSouth Africa’s uYilo Electric Mobility Program, a multi-stakeholder, collaborative program focused on enabling, facilitating, and mobilizing electric mobility in South Africa, has just released its State of Electric Vehicles in South Africa Report. According to the report, 1,119 plugin electric vehicles had been sold in South Africa by the end of 2019. It’s interesting to see that the sales were practically evenly split between battery electric vehicles (BEVs) and plugin hybrids (PHEVs). 545 (49%) of these were BEVs and 574 (51%) were PHEVs. These numbers give an interesting look in to the state of electric vehicles in South Africa even though they are low compared to other markets with mature EV industries such as Europe, North America, and China

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Tesla Model 3 Jumps To #1 Among All Autos In The Netherlands

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 20:57:59 +0000

While the Netherlands does not have yet a full lockdown, the coronavirus pandemic has forced a wide range of businesses to shut down, slowing business significantly, so expect slow sales months at least in April and May … in the overall market, that is

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Electric Vehicle Models That EV Owners In Europe Considered But Didn’t Buy

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 29 Mar 2020 11:00:47 +0000

Perhaps the most fascinating new question in this year’s Electric Car Drivers: Demands, Desires & Dreams reports concerned the electric vehicles people considered but didn’t buy. We asked EV owners which other electric vehicle models they thought about buying before deciding on the one they purchased or leased. I was surprised to see how much people actually cross-shopped across classes while considering which electric vehicle to buy

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Tesla Model Y = Most Likely Next EV Of EV Owners In Netherlands & Norway — CleanTechnica Report

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 15 Mar 2020 15:10:09 +0000

Probably the most interesting question we asked in these surveys was one of the simplest: “What do you think your next EV model will be?” It is particularly interesting because it gives us a strong sense of where the market is headed, and combined with answers to some other questions (see the next chapter), it also tells us a bit about which features and specs matter the most to EV buyers

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