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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13% Plugin Vehicle Market Share In Germany!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Thu, 17 Sep 2020 16:02:03 +0000

After a record month in August, the German plugin vehicle market had its second best month ever in August, with a little over 33,000 units registered, an amazing performance considering August is usually one of the slowest selling months of they year

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Norway In August — Over 70% EV Market Share And Heading Higher

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Wed, 02 Sep 2020 11:32:22 +0000

Clean transport transition leader Norway hit a huge 70.2% plugin passenger vehicle market share in August, up from 49% a year ago. Pure battery electrics alone took 53% of the market. September is already showing signs of being a record breaking month with the Tesla Model 3, VW ID.3, and Polestar 2 all showing up [&hellip

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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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1st Range Record for ID.3: Makes the Journey from Zwickau to Switzerland on a Single Charge

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Thu, 27 Aug 2020 16:52:50 +0000

Zwickau/Schaffhausen – The new Volkswagen ID.31 has set its first range record: The electric car covered the 531 kilometers from Zwickau to Schaffhausen (Switzerland) on a single charge. Officially, the model has a range of up to 420 kilometers (WLTP). This mark was topped by more than 100 kilometers – an increase of 26 percent. The vehicle was a series production ID.3 1st Pro Performance with a 58 kWh battery built at the Zwickau electric car factory. The route to Switzerland consisted entirely of public roads and highways, passing cities such as Bayreuth and Ulm. The record-breaking vehicle was driven by “hypermiler” Felix Egolf, a native of Switzerland. The term “hypermiling” originated in the USA and refers to driving a series production vehicle with techniques that maximize efficiency and minimize consumption

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8 Best New Electric Cars In 2020

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 24 Aug 2020 04:54:57 +0000

We’ve been covering what I consider to be a lot of exciting electric cars that are about to hit the market or that just hit the market. As a result, it crossed my mind to highlight in listicle format what I think are the 8 best new electric cars in

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11% EV Market Share In Germany! Let The Disruption Begin!

Credit to Author: Jose Pontes| Date: Sun, 23 Aug 2020 18:08:51 +0000

Plugin vehicles (fully electric vehicles as well as plugin hybrids) scored an amazing 36,000 registrations in July, which not only a new record, but is 85% above the last record, made last March

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Volkswagen ID.4 Production Starts In Zwickau (Video)

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 20 Aug 2020 16:36:14 +0000

Volkswagen ID.4 production just started today in Zwickau, Germany. It is first being produced at the Volkswagen Group factory there that just recently produced its last fossil fuel vehicle, after 116 years of operation. The factory is now focused on producing electric vehicles. The ID.3 was the first, and now the ID.4 is in production

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Germany’s EV Market Share Hits All-Time Record, 11.4% in July — Up 4× Year on Year

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2020 23:46:12 +0000

Germany, Europe’s largest auto market, saw record 11.4% plugin electric vehicle market share in July, up over 4× from the same month last year. The cumulative year-to-date EV market share now stands at 8.5%. This is even though the overall auto market recovered from the lull of recent months, with July 2020 sales down just 5% from July

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