US Auto Sales Down 2,484,375 (15%) In 2020, Tesla Up 9%

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 16 Jan 2021 16:52:41 +0000

The US auto market took a whipping in 2020. No one knows why. (Oh … yeah … never mind.) Overall, US auto sales were down by 2,592,185, or 15%, last year. Only three automakers saw their year-over-year sales increase from 2019 to

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Porsche Taycan Beats Tesla’s EV Cannonball Record

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 03:48:56 +0000

Kyle Connor, from the Out of Spec Motoring YouTube Channel, took a Porsche Taycan across the country on December 31 and set a new electric Cannonball record with a time of 44:26. This beats the previous record set by Connor and his team in a Tesla Model 3 by almost an hour

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German EV Market Reaches Escape Velocity — Record 27% Share In December

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Fri, 08 Jan 2021 11:31:28 +0000

Germany, Europe’s largest auto market and the 4th largest in the world, achieved 26.6% plugin electric vehicle share in December. This is a stunning ascent from the 4.0% share seen in December

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New UK EV Record — Almost Quarter Of Auto Sales Now Plugins!

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 17:27:17 +0000

The UK’s plugin electric vehicle market hit new highs in December 2020, at 23.4% market share, up from 6.6% in December

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Norway Hits Record 87% Plug-in EV Share & 66% Pure Electrics In December

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 10:26:50 +0000

Norway, the auto market most advanced down the path to electromobility, has seen new records broken in December, with 87.1% market share for plugin electric vehicles. Over two thirds were pure electric vehicles, and non-hybrid combustion vehicles fell to just 7.5% market share

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Sweden Hits Record 50% Electric Vehicle Share In December!

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Tue, 05 Jan 2021 14:16:57 +0000

Sweden has just hit a massive 49.4% plugin electric vehicle share in December 2020, over 4× the share of December 2019 (11%). The Volkswagen ID.3 sold 2,564 units in December, and also took the year’s top spot for full electrics

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2020 Electric Vehicle Retrospective — Prospects For 2021 & Beyond

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Thu, 31 Dec 2020 19:02:03 +0000

Ever since Tesla’s original Roadster demonstrated that a plugin electric vehicle with over 240 miles of rated range was technically possible, even with the nascent technology that was deliverable way back in 2008, the ultimate transition of road transport from combustion to plugins has been largely inevitable

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Volkswagen Expands Charging Infrastructure, Previews Mobile Charger

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Thu, 31 Dec 2020 15:21:14 +0000

Volkswagen will be powering up its EV charging program in Germany in 2021 with more high power chargers, more wall boxes, and the introduction of its mobile charger.

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