Renault Zoe & Tesla Model 3 Pull France To Record Heights — 2019 EV Sales Report

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Sat, 18 Jan 2020 01:57:01 +0000

The French plug-in electric vehicle (PEV) market registered a record 7,250 units in December, +28% year over year (YoY), a new all time record. That was thanks to leader Renault Zoe (2,097 units, a new year best), which seems to be past the worse of the production ramp up, and the Tesla Model 3, which moved 1,250 units, its best result ever in France. Additionally, plug-in hybrid (PHEV) sales more than doubled YoY, helping to set the record score

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Tesla Gobbled Up 78% Of US Electric Vehicle Sales In 2019*

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 17 Jan 2020 00:00:44 +0000

While the Tesla Model 3 was the 9th best selling car in the country and had more than 150,000 sales in the USA, the next best selling non-Tesla on the market was the Chevy Bolt with 16,418 sales, followed by the Nissan LEAF with 12,365 sales

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Danish EV Sales 2019 — Finally Back On Track After 5 Years Of Standing Still!

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2020 03:00:14 +0000

The 2019 trend that led to record sales of plug-in vehicles is most certainly not going away any time soon: Denmark is jumping on the electric wagon, for real this time

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100% Electric Vehicles Collected 42% of Norway’s Vehicle Sales in 2019

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 13 Jan 2020 16:04:11 +0000

In 2019, 56% of Norway’s vehicle sales were sales of plug-in vehicles. Fully electric vehicles (BEVs) alone collected 42% of the market, according to EV Volumes

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The Nissan e-4orce Brings Dual Motor Electric Power Without Sacrificing Control

Credit to Author: Kyle Field| Date: Thu, 09 Jan 2020 14:03:47 +0000

Nissan e-4orceNissan has been quietly playing with its electric vehicle technology and brought the latest development vehicle to CES this year in Las Vegas. The Nissan e-4orce is a dual-motor electric vehicle built on top of a production right hand drive 62 kWh Nissan LEAF Plus that was built to help Nissan’s electric vehicle engineers not just add a second motor to a vehicle, but to control that power in a way that maximizes all the benefits of the electric powertrain

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Tesla Model 3 Shatters All Records in Historic Month & Year in the Netherlands

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Thu, 09 Jan 2020 03:50:32 +0000

Led by the Tesla Model 3, December had an amazing 22,983 plug-in registrations, a three-fold increase compared to the same month last year, finally beating one of the oldest records in modern EV history, the 15,879 units sold in the Netherlands in December

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Japanese Prison About Its Most Famous Inmate — “Carlos Ghosn? Never Heard Of Him”

Credit to Author: Maarten Vinkhuyzen| Date: Thu, 09 Jan 2020 01:20:13 +0000

The Japanese justice system is not functioning on the “presumed innocent until proven guilty” principle that is the foundation of western law. Nor does it know the principle that punishment should be administered after the conviction, not before

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EV News At CES 2020: Nissan & Faraday Future

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 09 Jan 2020 00:18:04 +0000

Nissan Ariya conceptAt CES 2020, Nissan showed off its Ariya electric SUV with dual motor all-wheel drive, while the CEO of Faraday Future offered rides in an FF91 prototype to the press.

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Plug-In Vehicle Sales Up To 3.1% In UK, 6.3% In December — But Look Around The Corner

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 08 Jan 2020 04:13:11 +0000

The United Kingdom (not so united these days, but that’s another story) is becoming a hot electric vehicle market, but it gets very little attention in the EV world. I’m going to postulate that’s because people drive on the wrong side of the road there. (Just sayin’.)

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