Full Electrics Overtake Diesel In Germany — Record Plugin EV Share Nears 30%

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Wed, 06 Oct 2021 15:19:41 +0000

Germany, Europe’s largest auto market, saw plugin electric vehicle market share of 28.7% in September 2021, up almost 2x year-on-year. Full electrics alone took 17.1% of the market, overtaking diesel’s share (15.9%) for the first time. The overall auto market, at 196,972 units, was down around 20% from the same month in 2019 (pre-COVID). VW […]

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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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Norway’s EVs Break Through The 90% Barrier — Tesla Takes Top Two Trophies

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Sat, 02 Oct 2021 15:40:24 +0000

Norway’s plugin electric vehicle market share in September broke new ground, hitting 91.5% with full electrics alone taking 77.5% share. Diesels lost more than half their share year-on-year, falling to just 2.3%, with petrol and plugless hybrids not faring much better. Overall auto market volume was 17992 units, slightly above seasonal norms. The Tesla Model […]

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Sweden: Legacy Vehicles Left In The Dust As Plugin EVs Overtake & Accelerate Ahead

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Fri, 01 Oct 2021 15:20:36 +0000

September 2021 saw Sweden’s plugin electric vehicle market overtake that of plugless powertrains for the first time, gaining 53.9% share of new sales. Full electrics (BEVs) rapidly grew their share 2.6x year-on-year, resulting in a larger share than any other powertrain, at 32.9%, ahead of petrol’s 27.2%.  The country’s overall best selling vehicle in September […]

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Toyoda’s “Fixed Mindset,” Michelin’s Airless Tires, Cutting Fossil Car Use — CleanTechnica Top 20

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Tue, 28 Sep 2021 02:36:24 +0000

My older daughter recently came home from school and told us about something she had learned in her class — the difference between a “fixed mindset” and a “growth mindset.” Not doing the comparison justice, part of the difference was that people with a fixed mindset don’t want to learn, don’t want to try new […]

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Plugin Vehicles Hit 22% Market Share In Europe In August!

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Mon, 27 Sep 2021 22:42:20 +0000

The European passenger plugin vehicle market is staying in the fast lane. More than 155,000 plugin vehicles were registered in August — which is +60% year over year (YoY). This performance is even more impressive when we consider that the overall auto market is in the doldrums. August 2021 was the weakest August since 2014, […]

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Record Month For Plugin Vehicles In China! Wuling EV #1 In Overall Auto Market!

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Sun, 26 Sep 2021 17:00:56 +0000

Plugin vehicles are all the rage in China, having scored 286,000 registrations in August, a full 22% increase over the previous record, which was set in June when 235,000 registrations were made. That pulls the year-to-date (YTD) tally to 1.6 million units, and with further record months set to happen until December, we should have […]

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CarMax Survey Finds 56% Of Car Owners Likely To Buy An EV Or Hybrid Next

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sat, 18 Sep 2021 21:59:18 +0000

CarMax is one of the largest sellers of automobiles in America. In fiscal year 2021, it found buyers for 750,000 cars. One of the primary rules for any sales organization is to know the wants and needs of its customers, so CarMax decided to do a survey to find out what people think about eco-friendly […]

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Plugin Electric Vehicles Get 28% Market Share in Germany in August!

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Fri, 17 Sep 2021 02:00:46 +0000

Volkswagen ID.3 beats Tesla Model 3 in August in Germany

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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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