December 23rd, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
A study distributed by the Sierra Club shows that car companies spend no more than 1.25% of their annual advertising budgets promoting electric cars. But that doesn't stop them from complaining long and loud that no one want to buy an electric car.
December 12th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Last month we posted a review of the Nissan LEAF by Gas2 reader Caleb Hey. It turns out Caleb was [&hellip
December 1st, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Industry sources say Chevrolet will lose $9,000 on each Bolt it sells. How can it afford to do that?
November 24th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Bosch has introduced two new 240 volt Level 2 EV chargers for the North American market designed to be slimmer and easier to install. The Power Max 2 Plus features wifi connectivity for remote monitoring and control.
November 20th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Gas2 reader Mike Winger writes about his experiences with a second generation Chevy Volt. He says this is one time that General Motors has under promised and over delivered.
October 19th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
We’re car guys and gals here. We know about compression ratios, bore and stroke, horsepower versus torque, and what overdrive [&hellip
October 14th, 2016 | by Christopher DeMorro
When it comes to plug-in cars, the West Coast gets preferential treatment every time, and the roll-out of the 2017 [&hellip
October 10th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Just 5 models made up 73% of EV sales in September. Two of them were Teslas.
October 7th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
More plug-in hybrid and electric cars were sold in the US in the third quarter than in any other quarter in history. And things are only going to get better, says the Union of Concerned Scientists.
September 2nd, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Electric car sales were up 66% over last year in August, led by the Tesla Model S and Chevy Volt. The BMW X5 PHEV also enjoyed strong sales.
August 10th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Say "plug-in hybrid" to most people and they won't know what you are talking about. The industry needs to do a better job of educating consumers instead of whining that no one wants to buy a hybrid, plug-in hybrid, or electric car.
August 3rd, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
The Chevy Volt is the first car with a plug to sell more than 100,000 units in the US market. The LEAF is second and the Tesla Model S is third in sales volume.
July 25th, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
So you bought a car with a plug. Congratulations. Now it's time to talk about how you are going to charge it.