UK Plugin EV Share Above 20% In September, Tesla Model 3 Overall Bestseller

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Tue, 05 Oct 2021 14:23:53 +0000

The UK auto market saw plugin electric vehicles take 21.65% share in September, up over 2x year-on-year. Full battery electrics outperformed, alone taking 15.2% share and a record 32,721 unit volume. Old-school diesel sales fell off a cliff, dropping to under 5% market share in an overall auto market down ~45% in volume from seasonal […]

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Hyundai Looks Like The Most Serious Automaker When It Comes To The African Market

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Mon, 04 Oct 2021 18:45:59 +0000

I was born in Mutare, a beautiful small border town in the eastern highlands of Zimbabwe. Mutare is home to one of Zimbabwe’s motor vehicle assembly plants, Quest Motor Corporation. Quest Motors is also the official dealer for BMW in Zimbabwe. I used to like BMW a lot when I was growing up. Being the […]

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That Happened: Our 1st Electrify Expo Live Show!

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Thu, 23 Sep 2021 19:31:33 +0000

That’s a wrap, people! The first-ever Electrify Expo live show took place this past weekend at the Orange County Great Park in Irvine, California, and I’m still recovering. Nearly twenty thousand people showed up for the event, with about 4,000 of them showing up before the gates even opened on Saturday morning. The message they sent […]

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Tesla Model 3 Shines in France As Plugin Vehicles Reach 20% Market Share!

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 03:55:44 +0000

The French plugin vehicle market took its usual holiday in August, with last month’s plugin registrations ending at 17,404 units, divided between 9,916 BEVs and 7,488 PHEVs. The former jumped 78% year over year (YoY), while the latter were up 42%. In isolation, these numbers might sound meh. After all, we were spoiled by doubling […]

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Why Is There So Much Tribalism In Alternative Fuels? There Are 39 Trillion Reasons (Part 1 Of 2)

Credit to Author: Michael Barnard| Date: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 17:19:13 +0000

That’s the reason why there’s all this tribalism in alternative fuels. There’s $39 trillion in future profits in the industry up for grabs.

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August UK Plugin EV Hits 18.3%, Up Almost 2x Year-On-Year

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 13:31:34 +0000

The UK  auto market, Europe’s third largest, saw plugin electric vehicle share of 18.3% in August 2021, up 1.9x from 9.76% in August 2020. Overall auto market volume was down 7.6% from long term seasonal norms, at 68,033 units. The Volkswagen brand dominated all electric market share at 15.4%. August’s combined plugin result of 18.3% […]

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Volkswagen Group Is Now King Of EV Sales In Sweden & Switzerland

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 05 Sep 2021 15:56:36 +0000

Under some of our recent EV sales reports, readers requested charts and stats for automotive group sales, not just sales by model or even brand. It was even pointed out that this is the only comparison many people in the industry actually care about. Those seem like good points, so here’s an update on Sweden […]

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