EV sales to reach 7.6% US market share in 2026

By | 2019-06-05T07:05:36+00:00 May 30th, 2019|Categories: Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV), electric vehicles (EV), Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: |

IHS Markit forecast that in 2026 there will be more than 130 models in the U.S. market that will offer electrified propulsion systems. IHS Markit U.S. perspective Stephanie Brinley, a principal automotive analyst at IHS Markit, reports that the number of E.V.s on offer to U.S. consumers is set to explode in the coming years, [...]

China’s Qiantu K50 electric sports car debuts at NYIAS

By | 2019-04-18T08:22:57+00:00 April 18th, 2019|Categories: electric vehicles (EV), New York International Auto Show (NYIAS)|Tags: , |

There is a theme at the New York International Auto Show (NYIAS). Beautiful, fast, luxurious electric cars. The Qiantu K50 by MULLEN is another group showing off their luxury super electric car to North America at the New York International Auto Show (NYIAS). I can only wait for the Tesla haters to see this startup [...]

2018 Plug-in hybrids and EVs for sale

By | 2019-04-08T13:46:15+00:00 April 4th, 2019|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, electric vehicles (EV), Plugin-electric vehicles, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: , , |

There were over 500,000 electrified vehicles on America's roads in 2015. While that is a significant increase from the 70,000 in 2012, it is still fewer than predicted for U.S. cars on the roads. EV sales are increasing, up over 37% in 2016. As more PHEV and EV SUVs come on the market, we will [...]

Sales of electric cars draining CVRP bank in California

By | 2019-03-27T11:16:37+00:00 March 27th, 2019|Categories: Audi, Auto industry news, Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV), BMW, Cadillac, California Air Resources Board (CARB), Chevy, Chrysler, Electric - Range Extender Vehicle (E-REV), electric vehicles (EV), Ford, Fuel cells, GM, Green cars, Honda, Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV), Hybrids, Kia, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Plugin-electric vehicles, Tesla, Toyota, Volkswagen, Volvo, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: , |

The Clean Vehicle Rebate Project (CVRP) reports that funding is needed for the five million electric vehicles projected to come online. While that might be a good problem to have, it needs to be addressed. What are the options for balancing the rebate program? Could California offer to pay a dollar rebate or access to [...]