Sales of the Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid are up 70% over last year as American consumers learn there is a lot to like about efficient cars that run on battery power at least some of the time.Read more
In a survey, half of all respondents say an electric car needs a minimum of 200 miles of range. One third say 300 miles is necessary.
But range costs money. People’s expectations are way ahead of reality.
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.Read more
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.Read more
Sales of the Ford Fusion Energi and Ford C-Max Energi are up at a time when green car sales in America are disappointing. Both are fairly affordable and efficient.Read more
Tesla leads all other manufacturers in sales of electric cars through the first 6 months of 2016. When numbers for the Model S and Model X are combined, Tesla sold nearly twice as many cars as the Chevy Volt.Read more
In our 4th article pulled from Electric Cars: What Early Adopters & First Followers Want — a new report from CleanTechnica, EV Obsession, and GAS2 —Read more
Via EV Obsession: Those who drive one of Ford’s electric vehicles and who also possess an interest in “smart watches” mayRead more
Via EV Obsession: More than one million all-electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids have been sold worldwide to date, according toRead more