This Electric Fiat Spider Carries A $140,000 Price Tag

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Wed, 25 Aug 2021 17:35:31 +0000

Like many car enthusiasts, I spend more than my fair share of time idly perusing my local classifieds and hoping that I might — just might — one day find that perfect example of my dream car at a shockingly affordable price. Maybe some other poor bastard died and his widow is selling his 1991 […]

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Italy’s Plug-In Vehicle Sales Break Past 10% Market Share In July!

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Tue, 17 Aug 2021 14:44:17 +0000

July brings more good news on the electric mobility front as monthly registrations data are released around the globe. Italy’s car market is quickly maturing, from a laggard among giants to potential force of change in continental Europe.

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Italy’s EV Market More Than Quadrupled In The First Half Of 2021!

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Tue, 03 Aug 2021 15:50:16 +0000

The first six months of 2021 have marked a period of yet exceptional growth for electric mobility on a global scale. Europe is leading the charge, and Italy – the continent’s fourth largest market – is now on the verge of reaching double-digit market share for plug-in vehicles, following consistent monthly growth and quarter-end peak registrations.

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Italy’s EV Sales Keep Growing In June As Dacia Spring Hits The Market

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Fri, 30 Jul 2021 03:08:18 +0000

Electric mobility’s long road to mainstream adoption continues in June. Sales across Europe keep climbing and Italy’s numbers follow suit, in a noteworthy end to the first half of the year that sees near-record levels of EV registrations.

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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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