US Auto Sales: Tesla Had Highest % Increase from Q2 2019 to Q2 2021, 5th Highest Volume Increase

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 12 Jul 2021 10:57:06 +0000

Another quarter has wrapped up and we have more grand trends in the US auto industry. In the charts and text below, I’m comparing Q2 2021 (the second quarter of 2021) with Q2 2020 and also with Q2 2019. Naturally, year-over-year changes are interesting, but given how unique last year was, I think it’s more […]

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Semi-Autonomous & Autonomous Driving Systems In Cars Today & Tomorrow — From Fiat 500e To Tesla

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 09 Jul 2021 11:32:27 +0000

In our most recent episode of CleanTech Talk, I talked with Chanan Bos, CleanTechnica‘s Director of Digital Media. Last week, I published our chat about automobile infotainment systems. This next portion of our discussion covered autonomous and semi-autonomous driving systems. Chanan started off by highlighting that there are multiple different types of semi-autonomous driving systems […]

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Top 30 True Electric Vehicles In 10 European Countries

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 27 Jun 2021 16:07:26 +0000

The top 30 pure electric vehicles in 10 European markets that publicly report the data are shown in the charts and table below. In the first chart and table, you can see the top sellers in the first 5 months of the year. In the second chart, you can see May’s top sellers. After the […]

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Plug-In Cars At 9% In Italy In May As Volkswagen’s MEB Platform Starts Spreading

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Wed, 09 Jun 2021 20:43:22 +0000

European car markets keep marching along the exponential ramp of EV adoption in May. Both full electric cars and plug-in hybrids continue to score increasing market share amidst shrinking overall car sales in the post-Covid economy. Italy, the fourth largest market in the continent, keeps its own tempo and unique taste for EVs, trailing top countries by a few months.

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Italy’s Exponential EV Market Growth Continues In April As Fiat 500e Reigns Supreme

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Fri, 21 May 2021 02:31:09 +0000

As the world slowly but steadily heads out of the coronavirus pandemic, the global economy is waking up – along with inflation concerns – and car markets are recording a sustained recovery from last year’s rout. Europe is at the heart of the EV revolution, both for electric cars production and adoption, with many countries boasting encouraging EV market share growth month after month. Following a promising first quarter, April is no different.

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Italy’s Plugin Vehicle Market More Than Tripled YoY In Q1 2021 — 6.6% Market Share

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Tue, 18 May 2021 13:46:57 +0000

The first quarter of 2021 has offered an upbeat snapshot of EV sales throughout Europe, with a continued strong rise across all markets. Italy’s sales started off the year with softer growth than other countries, but a strong rebound at the end of Q1 means this year’s electric car sales stats are already impressing.

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March Brings Fresh EV Records To Italy’s Car Market

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Thu, 15 Apr 2021 00:09:28 +0000

Italy’s EV sales get a substantial boost in March as the first quarter of 2021 ends with electrifying new records. The year started with rather soft numbers following a brilliant end to 2020, but a notable shift in pace now bodes well for the months to come.

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Plugin Vehicle Market Share Grows In Italy, +123% Year Over Year In February

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Thu, 18 Mar 2021 23:45:05 +0000

The race to electrification continues in Europe. As car markets find their way out of the pandemic, EVs leave a greater mark month after month. Italy sees stronger sales in February following a soft start to the year, as all electrified vehicles contribute to replace traditional powertrains.

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SolarEdge Technologies To Supply EV Powertrain & Battery For Fiat E-Ducato

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Thu, 18 Feb 2021 23:01:55 +0000

SolarEdge Technologies has announced that it has been chosen to supply the full electric powertrain units and batteries for the production of Fiat’s E-Ducato light commercial vehicle. SolarEdge Chief Executive Officer, Zivi Lando, spoke of the significant moment and how honored SolarEdge is to have been chosen. “We are excited to be a part of […]

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