GM’s Super Bowl Commercials Were About Survival

Credit to Author: Frugal Moogal| Date: Wed, 10 Feb 2021 06:45:53 +0000

If you haven’t heard, GM put two EV commercials in the Super Bowl! In fact, if Google serves you articles about EVs on a regular basis, your suggested articles are currently filled with articles about the commercials and what they mean for the future of EVs, and quite frankly, I think they’re all wrong. Legitimately, […]

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Ranting About GM’s Electric Vehicle Super Bowl Ads (Ugh)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 04:50:46 +0000

Okay, I’ve got to do it. Will Ferrell Norway EV Ad First of all, there was the big Norway/Will Ferrell ad that came out a few days ago. I absolutely love Will Ferrell. So, yeah, I don’t see any way you could watch the ad and not enjoy Will Ferrell’s superb, unique, heartwarming comedic brilliance. […]

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Study: Tesla Far Ahead In Online New Vehicle Sales

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Sun, 07 Feb 2021 03:43:10 +0000

A new study by BearingPoint shows that Tesla dominates geographic availability and ease of online sales of new vehicles. The study evaluated the online offerings of automotive manufactures in the US, Europe, and China along with their “online sales readiness” in those markets. The analysis revealed that Tesla stood out from the other OEMs due […]

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Tesla’s Position Among US Auto Brands (Charts)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 12:00:49 +0000

On Saturday, I published a new CleanTechnica report showing that US auto sales were down 15% in 2020, whereas Tesla’s US sales were estimated to be up 9%. Only two companies other than Tesla had their US sales increase in 2020 — Volvo and Alfa Romeo, each by 2%. However

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US Auto Sales Down 2,484,375 (15%) In 2020, Tesla Up 9%

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 16 Jan 2021 16:52:41 +0000

The US auto market took a whipping in 2020. No one knows why. (Oh … yeah … never mind.) Overall, US auto sales were down by 2,592,185, or 15%, last year. Only three automakers saw their year-over-year sales increase from 2019 to

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Can We Get A Puff Daddy (Diddy) & Mase Rap Video For The New Hummer EV?

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Thu, 22 Oct 2020 17:49:40 +0000

As the iconic Hummer is revived as an all-electric truck, it would be good to reengage the old Hummer fan base that used to sign along to 90s rap music. Wouldn’t it be great if we got a new Puff Daddy (Diddy) and Mase song and a video with the Hummer EVs

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GMC HUMMER EV: Big, Bad, Pricey — But With Less Guilt, & WTF

Credit to Author: Loren McDonald| Date: Wed, 21 Oct 2020 16:52:54 +0000

GMC HUMMER EV side viewIf you are anything like me, you perhaps thought that the original gas-powered HUMMER was one of the worst products to ever be brought to market. It was originally a military vehicle (Hummvee) converted into a monster truck/SUV that in my neck of the woods soccer moms would use to drive their kids to school and then pull their boats and horse trailers on weekends

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US Tesla Sales Up 22% In 3rd Quarter, US Auto Sales Down 9%

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 13 Oct 2020 03:17:54 +0000

As everyone knows, the automobile industry has been slammed in 2020, including in the United States. Below is a look at third quarter auto sales across the country as well as auto sales in the first three quarters of the year

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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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