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Almost-instant: Karma Reveros will arrive at dealers this month

Published: May 3, 2017

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Filed under: Green , Misc. Automakers , Sedan , Electric , Hybrid , Luxury The return of the Karma is close at hand


Hyundai sketches Ioniq ahead of debut this month

Published: January 6, 2016

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Filed under: Green , Hyundai , Sedan , Electric , Hybrid Before Hyundai takes the wraps off the new Ioniq with its varying degrees of electrification, it’s giving us yet another advance look at its design with these latest renderings. Continue reading Hyundai sketches Ioniq ahead of debut this month Hyundai sketches Ioniq ahead of debut this month originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 06 Jan 2016 08:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds .


Winterkorn will leave remaining VW posts by end of the month

Published: October 13, 2015

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Filed under: Green , Hirings/Firings/Layoffs , Volkswagen , Diesel Former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn still serves as chairman of Porsche SE, Audi, Scania, and Truck & Bus GmbH. But he’s expected to resign from those posts soon as well. Continue reading Winterkorn will leave remaining VW posts by end of the month Winterkorn will leave remaining VW posts by end of the month originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 13 Oct 2015 16:30:00 EST


VW sales increase 0.6% in September despite diesel scandal

Published: October 1, 2015

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Filed under: Green , Audi , Volkswagen , Car Buying , Car Dealers , Emissions , United States , Hatchback , Sedan , Wagon , Diesel VW posted a small overall sales gain in the month of September, but that’s because the full brunt of its diesel emissions scandal won’t be felt until October. Continue reading VW sales increase 0.6% in September despite diesel scandal VW sales increase 0.6% in September despite diesel scandal originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 01 Oct 2015 14:18:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds


Zotye had two EVs in Shanghai

Published: April 30, 2015

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Filed under: Green , Auto Shanghai , Misc. Automakers , China , Hatchback , Electric Chinese automaker Zotye shows off the E200 EV and Zhima E30 EV at the Shanghai Motor Show. Continue reading Zotye had two EVs in Shanghai Zotye had two EVs in Shanghai originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 30 Apr 2015 07:58:00 EST


Official: Volkswagen will enter E-Up!, XL1 in this month’s Silvretta E-Car Rally

Published: July 9, 2013

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Volkswagen , Europe/EU , Racing The distance between Volkswagen’s home country of Germany and Austria’s Silvretta Electric Car Rally isn’t that far, so the German automaker will use the event to promote its upcoming plug-in vehicles. VW will enter both the E-Up! battery-electric and the XL1 plug-in diesel hybrid concept in the rally, which takes place later this month


Is it the Forone? Smart will start e-bike deliveries in UK this month

Published: May 9, 2012

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , SMART , On Two Wheels , UK , Daimler Daimler’s Smart division, best known for its ForTwo two-seat vehicles, will start deliveries of its battery-electric bikes in the UK this month after winning a Red Dot Design Award.


Chevy Volt sales drop to 1,462 in April, Nissan Leaf sales fall to 370

Published: May 2, 2012

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Hybrid , Chevrolet , Nissan For anyone playing close attention to the month-to-month sales results from the two leading plug-in vehicles in the U.S., the Chevrolet Volt and the Nissan Leaf , April had some depressing news. After selling a record number of Volts in March – 2,289 – Chevrolet managed to move just 1,462 in April. This is more inline with previous recent months (1,023 sales in February, 603 sold in January, 1,529 in December) and is almost three times the 493 sold in April 2011


Electric Superiority: Nissan Leaf sales hit 931, Chevy Volt at 125 in July

Published: August 3, 2011

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Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Hybrid , Chevrolet , GM , Nissan , USA In the battle for plug-in vehicle sales supremacy, the electric-only Nissan Leaf has emerged victorious for the month of July, beating out the Chevrolet Volt for the fourth consecutive month ( April , May , June and July). Nissan says Leaf sales dropped to 931 units in the U.S. in July, a significant decrease compared to the 1,708 electric hatchbacks the Japanese automaker sold in June .


Without Cash for Clunkers in September, Prius sales hold steady

Published: October 3, 2009

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Filed under: Hybrid , Lexus , Toyota 2010 Toyota Prius – Click above for high-res image gallery Without the government-assisted sales boost of Cash for Clunkers, auto sales overall were down in September, but it wasn’t as bad as all that . For the world’s most iconic hybrid – the Toyota Prius – September sales went from 10,873 in 2008 to 10,984 in 2009, a change of -3.0 percent (there was one less selling day in 2009 compared to 2008, which is why the numerical increase is actually a decrease).