Volvo LIGHTS Project Broadens Electric Truck Charging Options In North America

Credit to Author: Press Release| Date: Sat, 29 Aug 2020 17:44:29 +0000

Volvo Trucks North America has facilitated an important step toward the wide-scale electrification of medium- and heavy-duty trucks in North America through the expansion of charging options for fleet operators

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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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Who Will The Top 10 Automakers Be In 2025? 2030?

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Fri, 14 Aug 2020 03:58:22 +0000

What does top 10 mean? Good question. Perhaps top 10 best sellers. Perhaps top 10 in terms of sales growth. Perhaps top 10 in terms of other measures of popularity

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Waymo Has Partnerships With Fiat Chrysler, Jaguar, Nissan, Renault, Volvo, & Magna

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 10 Aug 2020 23:25:20 +0000

There are a few names that routinely come up when it comes to self-driving vehicles and driver-assist suites — Waymo, Tesla, Mobileye/Intel, and Nvidia pop to mind for me

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Waymo Has Partnerships With Fiat Chrysler, Volvo, Jaguar, Magna, & Maybe Honda

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 10 Aug 2020 23:25:20 +0000

There are a few names that routinely come up when it comes to self-driving vehicles and driver-assist suites — Waymo, Tesla, Mobileye/Intel, and Nvidia pop to mind for me

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Tesla Model 3 Holds 17% of US Small + Midsize Luxury Car Market

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 10 Aug 2020 13:00:03 +0000

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has repeatedly said — including very emphatically on the last Tesla conference call — that consumer demand is not a problem at all for Tesla. It seems from his comments that there is far more consumer demand than production capacity. However, we don’t know how much more, and we don’t know how that demand is spread out geographically across the world

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US Auto Sales Down By 1.5 Million In 2nd Quarter, Amplifying Long Trends

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 10 Aug 2020 04:04:12 +0000

US auto sales, as we all know by now, took a massive hit in the second quarter of 2020. After collecting the sales data of 31 auto brands (almost all of them), I decided to dig in a little deeper — and further back in time — to try to get a better sense of trends and which companies are facing particularly challenging mid- to long-term circumstances

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Tesla = 19% of Global Plugin Vehicle Market

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 11:00:39 +0000

Yesterday, I reported that the Tesla Model 3 had nearly 4× as many sales as the second best selling electric vehicle in the world in the first half of 2020, and more sales than the 2nd best selling, 3rd best selling, 4th best selling, 5th best selling, and 6th best selling plugin vehicles combined. Let’s now look briefly at plugin vehicle sales rankings by brand

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Finland Achieves 16% Plugin Vehicle Market Share

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sat, 01 Aug 2020 22:32:52 +0000

Finland is the 4th best country in the world in terms of plugin vehicle market share this year. It is at 16% market share, double its 8% market share in 2019 and more than triple its 5% market share in 2018, according to our friends at EV Volumes

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