Charts & Graphs: US Electric Vehicle Deliveries By Quarter (2018–2021)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 12:43:46 +0000

Talking or writing about electric vehicles, we typically try to keep context in mind and add useful context whenever possible. One thing specifically that I often feel compelled to explain, because of how important it is for market context, is that Tesla is in a league of its own in the United States (and, to […]

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The Ladder Ford, GM, & Audi Have To Climb If They Want To Get The Props Tesla Gets — US EV Sales Report

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 03 Apr 2021 23:23:49 +0000

We’ve gotten some great electric vehicle news this week in the United States — the Chevy Bolt EV had a record 1st quarter, the Audi e-tron had a record quarter, the Ford Mustang Mach-E arrived with a bang, and US-based EV giant Tesla had a record quarter. As I’ve been covering in the past couple […]

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Chevy Bolt Sales Jump 53.7%

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 03 Apr 2021 01:29:17 +0000

The Chevy Bolt is not the most exciting or flamboyant electric car on the market — it’s not a Tesla or the Ford Mustang Mach-E. However, it is the electric vehicle I see most often on the roads around me aside from all of Tesla’s models. It’s exciting and uplifting to see them, even if […]

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St. Louis Initiates Electric Transition

Credit to Author: NRDC| Date: Tue, 23 Mar 2021 21:43:13 +0000

Courtesy of NRDC. By Kelly Blynn, Stefan Schaffer  This blog was co-authored with Maurice Muia, Climate Advisor to the City of St. Louis. St. Louis continues to set a brisk pace on its path toward clean transportation: In February, Mayor Lyda Krewson signed an executive order that formally begins the transition for the city fleet, requiring city […]

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Score A Chevy Bolt for As Low As $107 Per Month

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Mon, 15 Mar 2021 11:10:45 +0000

Cars Direct recently reported that Costco members can get a swinging deal on a Chevy Bolt EV lease, with the lowest monthly fee at $107 per month available in San Francisco, and without an expensive down payment. The price is higher elsewhere, but not by a lot. This probably makes the Bolt EV the cheapest […]

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Chevy Dealers Are Desperate To Clear Out 2020 & 2021 Bolts

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 17 Feb 2021 19:05:28 +0000

With the recent announcement of the 2022 Bolt and Bolt EUV, fans of Chevy and GM have something cool to look forward to later this year. Dealers aren’t so excited, though. They still have a lot of 2021 and even 2020 models sitting on the lots not being sold, and they need to clear them […]

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Tesla Model 3, Model Y, Other EV, & Top Car Sales in USA — Charts

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 15 Feb 2021 07:47:28 +0000

After completing my 2020 US Electric Vehicle Sales Report, it crossed my mind that it would be interesting to look at longer-term US electric vehicle and broader car sales trends. So, I found the data and have created 3 charts for you to enjoy and examine below. All 3 charts cover the years 2017–2020. The […]

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Will The New Chevrolet Bolt EV & EUV Move The Sales Needle?

Credit to Author: Loren McDonald| Date: Mon, 15 Feb 2021 03:55:13 +0000

“More value for less.” That was the core message from Steve Majoros, Chevrolet’s VP of Marketing, to more than 100 reporters during a media briefing on the updated Bolt EV and new Bolt EUV this past Friday. From the briefing, GM’s near-term 4-pronged approach to EVs got a bit more clarity, at least for this […]

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Chevrolet Bolt EV Recall Update

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Fri, 12 Feb 2021 18:42:55 +0000

In a recent Facebook post, GM updated Chevrolet Bolt EV owners on the recall that applies to 2017-19 vehicles. While it’s an unusual move to post things like this in a Facebook group, it is good for owners to know that GM intends to restore full battery capacity. The recall was first announced late last […]

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2020 US Electric Vehicle Sales Report

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 21:54:34 +0000

How did US electric vehicle sales go in 2020? We’ve published reports for Europe and China, but US electric vehicle sales have been left nearly untouched. The problems are: 1) there is no unified reporting agency for the country that reports out vehicle registrations, 2) there aren’t even state reports on this that we could […]

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