0

The U.S. rollout of the Chevy Bolt EV that began last December in California and Oregon has reached national availability status. Today Chevrolet announced the 238-mile range electric compact crossover is available either in stock or by ordering in all participating U.S. dealers. As the automaker’s entry into the sub-$40,000, over-200-mile club ahead of Tesla’s […]

+ Read More
0

The HybridCars.com monthly sales Dashboard is a collaboration of HybridCars.com and Baum & Associates, a Michigan-based market research firm focusing on automotive issues including the hybrid and electric vehicle market. Overall sales for August were down from a year ago although they were up from July. Clearly, sales this the year overall are down from […]

+ Read More
0

Plug-in electrified vehicles are projected to begin outselling hybrids in the U.S. but it may not be as soon as some people think. As we reported in February, the total number of plug-in hybrid (PHEV) and battery electric vehicles (EV) for sale in the U.S. now exceeds the total number of hybrid vehicles. Quantity of […]

+ Read More
0

Tesla has remained tight-lipped about the true battery size and power output of its new Model 3 sedan, but preliminary findings from the Environmental Protection Agency have revealed some of its specs. According to the EPA documents, which were obtained by InsideEVs, the rear-wheel drive Model 3 has a permanent magnet electric motor that produces […]

+ Read More
0

The Model 3 is Tesla’s mainstream car, but can it really fit into the mainstream of the market? It’s a compact sedan with a 220-mile range and an entry price less than $300 more than the average new car in the U.S. But is the Model 3 really a mainstream car? Is it something that […]

+ Read More
0

Prospective buyers of the Tesla Model 3 can expect a performance version of the electric compact sedan to arrive in mid-2018, Elon Musk has revealed in a tweet. Musk said previously that the initial run of Model 3s would be simplified, base model versions of the car so as to not complicate the assembly process […]

+ Read More
0

After more than a decade of proving itself, Tesla has begun initial production of its Model 3. With the handing over of the first 30 cars to Tesla employees last Friday, the company’s “volume” model expected to usher it toward profitability is here and there’s nothing else quite like it. The all-electric car in base […]

+ Read More
0

Tesla has officially delivered the first production Model 3 units. Earlier this evening, Tesla hosted a special event to hand over the keys for the first 30 Tesla Model 3 sedans to their new owners. Before that happened however, the American automaker gave an inside look at the company, including a stop at the new […]

+ Read More
0

Two years ago there was only one 200-plus-mile range EV sold, Tesla’s Model S, but that is due to quickly change. In two years from now, the tally of 200-plus-mile range EVs for sale or pending production launch could be up to 10, and by the end of 2020, there could be at least 20 […]

+ Read More
0

With the Model 3’s arrival for retail customers imminent, Tesla is dropping the cheapest version of the Model S. That’s the rear-wheel drive Model S 75. At $69,500, it is currently the lowest-priced version of the four-door electric sedan. It is also the only rear-drive version of the Model S. The entry-level Model S is […]

+ Read More