2018 list of Plug-in hybrids, EVs, FCEVs

By | 2018-04-17T12:02:29+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Categories: Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, electric vehicles (EV), Fuel cells, 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 less than projected. EV sales are increasing, up over 37% in 2016. This year there will be more PHEV and EV SUVs on the market, than ever before. History shows [...]

Top ten reasons to buy electric or plug-in vehicles

By | 2018-04-06T16:43:04+00:00 April 6th, 2018|Categories: Alternative vehicles, Automobiles and Energy, Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV), California Air Resources Board (CARB), electric vehicles (EV), Environmental Protection Administration (EPA), Plugin-electric vehicles, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: , |

At the 2018 New York International Auto Show, there was a variant of an electrified vehicle on every manufacturer's stage. Some have been around for years, some we got to see for the first time. Thanks to Toyota (the company with the longest running hybrid), Tesla (the only all-electric car company in the United States), [...]

Why Tesla has already succeeded

By | 2018-04-10T12:54:47+00:00 March 21st, 2018|Categories: electric vehicles (EV), Politics, Tesla Motors|Tags: |

I had dinner the other night with a wealthy car collector. Whether this person talks cars or politics, it is done with passion. At one point in the dinner, the conversation turned from politics to cars. He told me he owned a Tesla, an all-electric car initially owned by very wealthy people, now trickling down [...]

Ford electrifies the future

By | 2018-03-21T09:12:52+00:00 March 21st, 2018|Categories: electric vehicles (EV), Ford, Hybrids, Plugin-electric vehicles|Tags: |

* Ford says its electric SUV will be famous without having to shoot it into space * Ford will have a hybrid or plug-in hybrid in every model SUV going forward * Ford is offering a safety suite dubbed Ford's Co-Pilot360 standard Tesla has been the darling of Wall Street since inception, with venture capitalists [...]