US Auto Sales Down By 1.5 Million In 2nd Quarter, Amplifying Long Trends

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 10 Aug 2020 04:04:12 +0000

US auto sales, as we all know by now, took a massive hit in the second quarter of 2020. After collecting the sales data of 31 auto brands (almost all of them), I decided to dig in a little deeper — and further back in time — to try to get a better sense of trends and which companies are facing particularly challenging mid- to long-term circumstances

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Italy Takes Electric Vehicle Step Forward & Then Gets Dizzy

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 05:58:07 +0000

Italy has rolled out a confusing set of subsidies for electric vehicles and fossil fueled vehicles

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Italy Throws Launch Party For Fiat’s 100% Electric “New 500”

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 08 Jul 2020 03:31:14 +0000

I’ll admit it — I’m a sucker for the Fiat 500. I think it’s an absolutely adorable car, and also super fun to zip around in (if electric). The styling is hard to beat (though, I think comparable to a Mini Cooper)

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What Nikola Corporation’s (NKLA’s) Stock Price Tells Us … And What It Doesn’t

Credit to Author: Frugal Moogal| Date: Fri, 26 Jun 2020 02:58:10 +0000

On Thursday, May 4th, Nikola Corporation slipped quietly onto the Nasdaq stock exchange under the ticker symbol NKLA, opening at $37.55 a share, and then it spent the rest of it’s debut week bouncing around near that price before more than doubling on Monday, May 8th, when it closed at $

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19× More Invested In EVs & EV Batteries In Europe Last Year Than In 2018

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 24 Jun 2020 16:43:51 +0000

According to a Transport & Environment report, Europe poured €60 billion into EV production and EV battery production in 2019, a whopping 19 times more money than it put into them in

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Tesla Gets A Mixed Debut In Largest Danish Car Owner Satisfaction Report

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Sat, 23 May 2020 17:51:56 +0000

The Danish Motorist Association (FDM) has released its newest car owner satisfaction report: The Motor AutoIndex 2020. Tesla is represented for the first time since the first report came out in 2003, with mixed results

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2020 Fiat 500e — All-New & Electric Only (Gallery)

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Sun, 29 Mar 2020 07:00:33 +0000

2020 Fiat 500e - Totally RedesignedEarlier this month, Fiat unveiled its first new car that was designed — from the outset — to be a purely electric offering. Meet the all-new 2020 Fiat 500e that was supposed to debut at the Corona-cancelled Geneva show. It’s a car that looks so much like the old one that you’d be forgiven for wonder what, exactly, has changed

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Fossil Automakers Abandon US Monthly Sales Reporting

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 07:01:07 +0000

Now, 2020 has rolled around and a bunch more automakers have decided to ditch monthly sales reporting. Nissan (& Infiniti), Jaguar Land Rover, and Volkswagen (including Audi, Porsche, etc.) announced the change with press releases. Others didn’t seem to announce it but just stopped publishing the monthly numbers (Mercedes, BMW, and Toyota)

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