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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Nissan appoints Sornet to secure south side market

Credit to Author: Dino Ray V. Directo III| Date: Mon, 18 Jan 2021 16:19:49 +0000

Automotive industry stalwart Doroteo “Tey” Sornet is feeling upbeat despite the prevailing pandemic, which has crippled the global economy. Known among his close associates and friends as “Tey,” this avid golfer and 41-year veteran of the automotive industry is on his second wind with the establishment of Southgate Ventures Corporation (SVC). Southgate is the appointed […]

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Downtown Denver Home To New Vehicle-to-Building (V2B) Technology Trial

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 09 Jan 2021 18:12:25 +0000

A new vehicle-to-grid (V2G) project is going into operation in Denver, Colorado. The Alliance Center, whose mission is “to demonstrate sustainability in action and mobilize change agents to accelerate solutions,” is installing a V2G system from Fermata Energy at their Denver offices

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72% Plugin Vehicle Market Share in the Netherlands!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Sat, 09 Jan 2021 16:44:53 +0000

The Netherlands had an amazing 30,860 plugin registrations in December, a 34% increase over the previous all-time record, set in the same month of last year, which itself was beating a 4 year old record

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New UK EV Record — Almost Quarter Of Auto Sales Now Plugins!

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 17:27:17 +0000

The UK’s plugin electric vehicle market hit new highs in December 2020, at 23.4% market share, up from 6.6% in December

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What Nissan Should Have Done With The 2021 LEAF

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 31 Dec 2020 17:35:08 +0000

A week ago, Nissan put out a press release detailing the 2021 LEAF’s pricing and options. To be perfectly honest, I feel bad for whoever Nissan has writing these, because nothing has changed. Keep reading, though, because I’m going to make this a whole lot more entertaining than Nissan’s people did

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Record Electric Vehicle Sales In Europe!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Wed, 30 Dec 2020 03:48:06 +0000

Despite the overall automotive market being in the doghouse, -14% year over year (YoY), Europe’s passenger plugin market is on fire, having score a record 166,000 registrations in November (+198% YoY). That placed last month’s plugin share at 16% share — 8% full electrics (BEV)

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21% Plugin Vehicle Share! Open the Gates in Germany!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Wed, 23 Dec 2020 20:33:24 +0000

The German automotive market has opened the floodgates wide open for plugin vehicles. November was yet another record month, and this time with a 24% increase over the previous record, set in October

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Tesla Model 3 Surpasses Model S In Norway’s All-Time Sales Ranking — 3 Electric Cars Left To Pass

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 19 Dec 2020 16:27:56 +0000

One of our friends and faithful readers shared this morning that the Tesla Model 3 just surpassed the Tesla Model S in Norway in terms of all-time sales. At the moment he shared the news, the Model 3 had 21,070 all-time sales in the country and the Model S had 21,

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30% Plugin Vehicle Market Share in the Netherlands!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Sat, 19 Dec 2020 05:38:15 +0000

November saw the Dutch plugin vehicle (PEV) market stay at full charge, with 9,910 registrations representing the market’s best score ever if we exclude December months, which are prone to incentive-derived year-end rushes

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