Tesla Model 3 Dominates US Premium-Class Small & Midsize Car Market — 24% of 2019 Sales

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 19 Jan 2020 00:00:02 +0000

The Tesla Model 3 continued to hog the throne on top of the US premium-class car market at the end of 2019. For the full year, the Model 3 accounted for 23% of small and midsize luxury car sales. In other words, nearly 1 out of every 4 small or midsize luxury cars sold in 2019 was a Tesla Model

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NHTSA Investigating Sudden Acceleration Issue Potentially Affecting All Tesla Vehicles

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 18:46:22 +0000

A petition has been filed with NHTSA asking every Tesla sold in the US since 2013 be recalled due to the possibility it could accelerate suddenly, leading to a serious accident. Readers should be aware that NHTSA has taken no action on the petition yet. We do not know who filed the petition or if there is an agenda behind it

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Fossil Vehicle Sales In Global Freefall — Down 4.7% In 2019! Electric Vehicle Sales Continue To Grow — CleanTechnica Report

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 20:04:31 +0000

The world’s fossil fuel vehicle sales have continued to freefall in 2019, dropping by around 4.35 million, or some 4.7%, compared to 2018, accelerating a now inexorable trend. Global electric vehicle sales meanwhile have continued to rise, with 2019 EV market share reaching 4.7% in China and 3.8% in Europe

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Fossil Vehicle Sales In Global Freefall — Down 4.7% In 2019! Electric Vehicle Sales Continue To Grow

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 20:04:31 +0000

The world’s fossil fuel vehicle sales have continued to freefall in 2019, dropping by around 4.35 million, or some 4.7%, compared to 2018, accelerating a now inexorable trend. Global electric vehicle sales meanwhile have continued to rise, with 2019 EV market share reaching 4.7% in China and 3.8% in Europe

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NHTSA May Recall Every Tesla Ever Made Over Sudden Unintended Acceleration Complaint

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 18:46:22 +0000

A petition has been filed with NHTSA asking every Tesla sold in the US since 2013 be recalled due to the possibility it could accelerate suddenly, leading to a serious accident. Readers should be aware that NHTSA has taken no action on the petition yet. We do not know who filed the petition or if there is an agenda behind it

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Anheuser-Busch InBev’s South African Breweries Goes Electric With The Mitsubishi Fuso eCanter

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 18:34:45 +0000

by Hideki Machida.Anheuser-Busch InBev’s South African BreweriesSouth African Breweries (SAB), part of the ABInBev family, launched its first electric commercial vehicle at its Chamdor Brewery in Krugersdorp on the 16th of January. Many thanks to Hideki Machida, who attended the launch event and shared some lovely pictures of SAB’s new eCanter with CleanTechnica

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Is Tesla A Step Closer To The 1 Million-Mile Battery?

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 03:20:57 +0000

In 2019, Elon Musk announced that Tesla had a “1 million-mile battery pack” in the making. He said that it was going into production “next year,” which is now here. Tesla, while in a partnership with physicists from Canada’s Dalhousie University, filed a patent in December for new lithium-ion battery tech

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Renault Zoe & Tesla Model 3 Pull France To Record Heights — 2019 EV Sales Report

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 01:57:01 +0000

The French plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) market registered a record 7,250 units in December, +28% year over year (YoY), a new all time record. That was thanks to leader Renault Zoe (2,097 units, a new year best), which seems to be past the worse of the production ramp up, and the Tesla Model 3, which moved 1,250 units, its best result ever in France. Additionally, plug-in hybrid (PHEV) sales more than doubled YoY, helping to set the record score

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