Volkswagen Bosses & Labor Chief Want Big Changes At Wolfsburg Factory

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Mon, 04 Oct 2021 03:14:06 +0000

Herbert Diess is calling for major changes at Volkswagen’s Wolfsburg factory to keep up with Tesla and new brands from China.

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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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Mercedes & Volkswagen Ramp Up Battery Factory Plans

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Sat, 25 Sep 2021 15:45:32 +0000

Mercedes and Volkswagen announce new EV battery factories.

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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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Here They Come — The Electric Orchestra Getting Ready To Play In Australia

Credit to Author: David Waterworth| Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 01:13:08 +0000

If I was sitting in the front row waiting for an orchestral concert, I would be listening to the players tuning up. At first, it would be a cacophony of sounds, gradually resolving into notes, and then silence. As the conductor raised his arms, there would be silence, and then beautiful music. Watching the EV […]

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Electric Cars Are Coming, No Matter What Some Media & Critics Say

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Fri, 10 Sep 2021 18:58:51 +0000

Originally posted on EVANNEX. By Charles Morris As it becomes clearer that electric transportation is the future, the haters, Luddites, and boo-birds are out in full force. Every single day I see a slew of anti-EV material online. Some of these are articles in reputable media (e.g. Politico), which marshal reasonable-sounding arguments to explain why their readers […]

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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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20 Top Selling Plugin Vehicles Globally — Charts

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Wed, 01 Sep 2021 02:00:17 +0000

Global plugin vehicle registrations were up 94% last month compared to July 2020, scoring 480,000 units (or 7.1% share of the overall auto market). That made it the plugin market’s third best month ever. Fully electric vehicles (BEVs) represented 66% of plugin registrations in July, in line with the year-to-date (YTD) tally. In total, there […]

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