2022 Hyundai Kona Electric Limited — CleanTechnica Review

Credit to Author: Tyler Boggs| Date: Wed, 30 Nov 2022 21:10:30 +0000

The list of more affordable EVs that offer 200+ miles of range, a decent DCFC charging curve, and great tech are few and far between. More common are $50,000+ entries. Luckily, Hyundai has a product that fits right into this category of high-quality sub-$40,000 EVs. We recently had a chance to check out the 2022 […]

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Europe Electric Car Sales — 16% of New Cars Fully Electric, 24% Have a Plug

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Wed, 26 Oct 2022 02:08:11 +0000

After over a year in the red, Europe was back in black in August, with a 3% growth rate. September confirmed the trend with a 9% increase in market sales, signaling that the worst of the production constraints might be over. Although, with an energy-derived recession knocking on the door, this uptick might not last […]

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Driving 1,000 Miles Home in the Kona Electric

Credit to Author: Jacek Fior| Date: Mon, 24 Oct 2022 06:25:00 +0000

What’s the longest you have driven in one go? How about in an electric car? Our team hit their record distance returning from the Balkan experience during our annual EV quest across Europe. Not that they planned it that way, but in the end, it was a thrilling adventure. We left off when the Kona […]

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Electric Vehicle Journey In Hyundai Kona Electric Continues — Part 3

Credit to Author: Jacek Fior| Date: Wed, 12 Oct 2022 23:46:05 +0000

The question I quite often hear is whether we need to do and report such EV trips at all. What’s the point at this moment of adoption when everybody knows you can travel any distance in your EV? You can do it in comfort now, after all, and travel cheaper than when pumping up bloody […]

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From Transylvania to Istanbul in a Hyundai Kona Electric

Credit to Author: Jacek Fior| Date: Sat, 08 Oct 2022 02:34:47 +0000

Our crew of EV journeymen from Poland have gone to the far north, to the farthest point west in Europe, and to the farthest point south in Europe on EV journeys — in a Nissan LEAF, a Porsche Taycan, and a Volkswagen ID.4. This year, they are going to Europe’s most eastern point (not counting […]

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Electric Vehicle Journey To Europe’s Easternmost Point — In Hyundai Kona Electric This Time

Credit to Author: Jacek Fior| Date: Fri, 07 Oct 2022 19:00:23 +0000

It’s been over a year since the last EV trip to the outskirts of Europe by the journalist team of WysokieNapięcie.pl (unchangingly, the #1 analytical site for energy and technology news in Poland). That was when they were travelling to the southernmost point of continental Europe — Punta Marroqui — in a Volkswagen ID.4. Regular […]

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Revenge Of The ICE Car In Italy As Plug-Ins Down To 7% In August

Credit to Author: Carlo Ombello| Date: Mon, 03 Oct 2022 03:04:22 +0000

Originally published on opportunity:energy. There is no sign of relief for the ongoing EV crisis in Europe’s fourth largest auto market. As the rest of the continent continues to enjoy an increasing share of plug-in vehicles across all major countries, Italy is showing a worrying pullback, whose causes — as ever — are also political. […]

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17 EV Models Have EPA Combined Rating of 100+ MPGe in Model Year 2022

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Tue, 27 Sep 2022 12:50:53 +0000

For Model Year 2022 (MY 2022), 17 electric vehicle (EV) models achieved 100 miles per gallon equivalent (MPGe) or higher. MPGe is a unit of measure used by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to represent EV fuel economy in a common unit with gas-powered vehicles, where 33.7 kilowatt-hours of electricity are equal to the energy […]

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13% Of New Car Sales In Europe Electric (21% Plugins)

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Fri, 29 Jul 2022 06:57:05 +0000

With the overall European car market still in the red, down 17% last month year over year (YoY), the European passenger plugin vehicle market has also started to be affected. It was down 8% last month, with approximately 219,000 plugin vehicles registered in June. Looking closer, plugin hybrids (-22% YoY) were the ones to blame […]

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11% of New Car Sales in Europe Electric (19% Plugins)

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Mon, 27 Jun 2022 05:53:26 +0000

Stellantis Shines In Europe — Plugin Vehicle Sales Report With the overall European car market still suffering, down 13% last month year over year (YoY) and down 34% compared to May 2019, the European passenger plugin vehicle market has also started to be affected. It grew just 3% last month, with approximately 183,000 plugin vehicles […]

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