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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These 5 Plugin Vehicle Models Would Benefit Most From Proposed US EV Tax Credit Update (Chart)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 05 Jun 2021 00:00:55 +0000

As we reported recently, there’s a big cleantech bill moving through the US Congress that would revive, extend, and expand the zero-emission vehicle tax credit in various ways. Our friend Loren McDonald over at EVAdoption looked at the details model by model and has provided a table showing how much the max tax credit would […]

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UK At 14.7% Plugin EV Share In May — Tesla And VW Most Popular Brands

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Fri, 04 Jun 2021 10:57:40 +0000

The UK auto market saw plugin electric vehicles take 14.7% share in May 2021, the highest share seen so far this year. Tesla and Volkswagen competed for the most popular full electric brand. The overall auto market, at 157,000 units, was still down in volume some 13% from seasonal norms. May’s 14.7% combined plugin result […]

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Electric Drag Race: Kia EV6 GT Versus Lots Of ICE Supercars

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Sun, 11 Apr 2021 21:32:08 +0000

Kia recently revealed a new electric crossover called the EV6. And, while the car’s official specs were initially withheld, the company soon released some staggering numbers. 500 km of range and 800V charging took the eco-minded, “responsible adult” headlines, but a claimed 3-second 0-60 MPH time … it just seemed unbelievable from Kia. That’s not […]

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Kia EV6 — 510+ km, 0-to-100 km/h in 3.5 Seconds, 800V Charging

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 31 Mar 2021 03:07:36 +0000

Kia is not messing around. Its EV6, whose specs were revealed earlier today, offers several things to brag about. To start with, Kia claims a single-charge range of over 510 km (317 miles) from the version with the largest battery pack. It also has up to 800V charging, which allows ultrafast charging from 10–80% in […]

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