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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Tesla Gobbled Up 78% Of US Electric Vehicle Sales In 2019*

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 00:00:44 +0000

While the Tesla Model 3 was the 9th best selling car in the country and had more than 150,000 sales in the USA, the next best selling non-Tesla on the market was the Chevy Bolt with 16,418 sales, followed by the Nissan LEAF with 12,365 sales

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A Tesla With Autopilot On Drives ~6.4× More Miles Before An Accident Than Average US Car

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 16 Jan 2020 22:51:27 +0000

Tesla has released its Autopilot Safety Report for Q4 of 2019, and the results are again positive for Tesla, but also more complicated than they may seem on first glance. Let’s dive into the numbers quickly first

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Iceland Reaches 25% EV Market Share! When Will The World Follow?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 06:41:26 +0000

Iceland made it clear that winning the silver medal was a piece of cake for the island nation, as it logged a massive 25% EV market share in

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China 2019 Electric Vehicle Market Share Grows To 4.7% Despite Tighter Incentives

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 03:15:38 +0000

2019 electric vehicle market share in the world’s largest auto market, China, increased from 4.5% to 4.7%, even after a significant trimming of incentives from July

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Danish EV Sales 2019 — Finally Back On Track After 5 Years Of Standing Still!

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 03:00:14 +0000

The 2019 trend that led to record sales of plug-in vehicles is most certainly not going away any time soon: Denmark is jumping on the electric wagon, for real this time

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100% Electric Vehicles Collected 42% of Norway’s Vehicle Sales in 2019

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 16:04:11 +0000

In 2019, 56% of Norway’s vehicle sales were sales of plug-in vehicles. Fully electric vehicles (BEVs) alone collected 42% of the market, according to EV Volumes

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BMW USA Sales 2014–2019 — Getting Slammed By Tesla Or Not?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 11 Jan 2020 18:00:24 +0000

For several years, we’ve considered BMW to be most at risk from Tesla’s rise. The BMW brand’s trademark “the ultimate driving machine” tagline got stolen away from the German automaker. (Even Edmunds went out and called the Tesla Model 3 the ultimate driving machine.) Want the most advanced driving tech? Coolest cat on the block

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Audi USA Sales In 2014–2019 — Hurt Significantly By Tesla Or Not?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 12 Jan 2020 04:40:27 +0000

I recently decided to take a closer look at BMW USA sales over the past 6 years in order to try to examine how much BMW was being hurt by Tesla’s popularity in the United States. Part of the reason for doing that is that recent Bloomberg research highlighted BMW as the auto brand most hurt by and most vulnerable to Tesla

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BMW USA Sales 2014–2019: Getting Slammed By Tesla Or Not?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 11 Jan 2020 18:00:24 +0000

For several years, we’ve considered BMW to be most at risk from Tesla’s rise. The BMW brand’s trademark “the ultimate driving machine” tagline got stolen away from the German automaker. (Even Edmunds went out and called the Tesla Model 3 the ultimate driving machine.) Want the most advanced driving tech? Coolest cat on the block

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