Iyadi Does The 200 KM Nairobi-To-Nanyuki Road Trip Nonstop Comfortably In VW e-Golf

Credit to Author: Remeredzai Joseph Kuhudzai| Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 23:05:26 +0000

Iyadi Iyadi is on a mission to help promote the adoption of electric vehicles in Kenya. He recently bought a 35 kWh VW e-Golf from the UK, and just drove the 200 kilometer Nairobi to Nanyuki trip to show how comfortable a 200 km trip is in an EV with a decent sized battery pack even in the absence of a public charging network on Kenyan highways

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11% Plugin Vehicle Share in Europe!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Sat, 26 Sep 2020 18:33:42 +0000

The European passenger plugin vehicle market is on fire, having gotten over 97,000 registrations in August, +171% year over year (YoY). That put last month’s plugin share at 11% share, or 5.7% fully electric vehicles (BEVs)

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New Data From Norway Shows Rapid Transition From Diesel To Electric

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Tue, 22 Sep 2020 13:43:40 +0000

Norway is a leader in electric vehicle sales. Sales data shows how quickly the Volkswagen e-Golf supplanted the diesel powered Golf in that country in just 10 years.

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Volkswagen ID.3 Pours Across Germany, Ireland, Norway, & Elsewhere

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 31 Aug 2020 22:16:50 +0000

A few days ago, I wrote a brief piece about 700 Volkswagen ID.3 electric cars arriving in Norway. These are some of the first customer cars of a new generation of vehicles from Volkswagen. They are a key milestone in Volkswagen’s transition to electric vehicles

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Another Record Month For Plugin Vehicles In Europe

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Fri, 28 Aug 2020 23:29:38 +0000

The European passenger plugin vehicle market is on fire, having scored over 113,000 registrations in July (+213% year over year, the highest growth rate in 5 years). This is the market’s second record performance in a row

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Record EV Sales In Europe

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 01:42:41 +0000

While the overall European market is still in recovery mode in June, down 24% year over year (YoY), the European passenger plugin vehicle market has returned to the fast track, having achieved almost 93,000 registrations in June (+95%)

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Volkswagen ID.3 vs. Volkswagen Golf — 5 Year Cost of Ownership Comparisons

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 15 Jul 2020 05:50:17 +0000

Tagging onto my article from yesterday on Volkswagen ID.3 cost of ownership versus cost of ownership of the Renault Megane or Skoda Octavia, here’s a brief followup for perhaps a more common comparison vehicle — the Volkswagen Golf

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Sweden At 26% Plug-in Vehicle Market Share

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 12 Jul 2020 21:48:32 +0000

Sweden remains an odd plug-in vehicle market in which plug-in hybrids heavily outweigh full electrics. Part of that may be because Volvo Cars only sells plug-in hybrids so far, and Volvo is sort of popular in Sweden

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69% of Autos Sold in Norway in 2020 Have a Plug

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 01:27:16 +0000

Norway continues to be a shining star in the electric vehicle world. In the first half of the year, 48% of automobiles sold in the country were fully electric, a global record for EV market share. Plug-in vehicles represented 69% of auto sales, another global record

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Plug-In Vehicles = 7.8% Market Share In Europe

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 03:28:07 +0000

After a Covid-derived drop in April (-16% year over year), the European passenger plug-in vehicle market went back to black in May, having scored 46,800 registrations (+23%), a great performance considering the overall market is still recovering (-57% in May)

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