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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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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Tesla Model 3 Owners Are Most Satisfied Electric Car Owners In Norway (Chart)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 26 Jul 2021 01:30:38 +0000

Norway’s Electric Car Association has released the results from its “Electric Car List 2021,” which includes survey responses on how satisfied electric vehicle owners are with their vehicles. It should be said first of all that owners of many different models love their vehicles. Nonetheless, there has to be a winner, and this year it […]

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Record Month For Electric Vehicles In France! Tesla Model 3 Firmly At #1

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2021 23:03:08 +0000

The French plugin vehicle market continues in the fast lane, with June’s plugin vehicle share of the country’s overall auto market reaching 19% last month (11% BEV). France had a record 37,408 registrations of plugin vehicles, a new record, pulling the year-to-date (YTD) share to a record 16% (7.9% BEV), or 144,518 units. That is […]

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US Auto Sales: Tesla Had Highest % Increase from Q2 2019 to Q2 2021, 5th Highest Volume Increase

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 12 Jul 2021 10:57:06 +0000

Another quarter has wrapped up and we have more grand trends in the US auto industry. In the charts and text below, I’m comparing Q2 2021 (the second quarter of 2021) with Q2 2020 and also with Q2 2019. Naturally, year-over-year changes are interesting, but given how unique last year was, I think it’s more […]

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Tesla Model 3 Is Outright Bestselling Vehicle In UK – Plugin EVs take 17.2% Share

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Mon, 05 Jul 2021 14:11:40 +0000

The UK saw plugin electric vehicles take 17.2% share of the auto market in June 2021, up from 9.5% in June 2020. The Tesla Model 3 was the UK’s overall best selling vehicle (of any powertrain) in the month, with 5,468 units sold. Overall auto market volume stood at 186,000 units in June, down around […]

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Top 30 True Electric Vehicles In 10 European Countries

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 27 Jun 2021 16:07:26 +0000

The top 30 pure electric vehicles in 10 European markets that publicly report the data are shown in the charts and table below. In the first chart and table, you can see the top sellers in the first 5 months of the year. In the second chart, you can see May’s top sellers. After the […]

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How I Learned To Manage The Level 2 Attention Problem

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021 16:10:10 +0000

There’s a weird paradox when it comes to SAE Level 2 driver assist systems. On the one hand, studies show that people tend to quit paying attention when they see how well the system works. When they see adaptive cruise fail to rear-end people and they see lane centering keep the car within their lane […]

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Hyundai Recruits AI Expert To Boost Autonomous Driving & Data Capabilities

Credit to Author: Jo Borrás| Date: Thu, 20 May 2021 15:48:00 +0000

If the recent launch of the company’s first all-electric Genesis luxury car and that video of a Kia EV6 drag racing a multi-million dollar collection of high-end hypercars didn’t clue you in already, let me fill in the blanks for you: Hyundai Motor has major, world-class ambitions. Not just ambitions to compete with other carmakers […]

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