EV Sales Double in 2013 EV com

25 Фев 2014 | Author: | Комментарии к записи EV Sales Double in 2013 EV com отключены
BAIC E150 EV Electric Cars

EV Sales Double in 2013

by Ken Green Burridge on 12 January

2013 was a record sales for EVs in the USA with over 100,000 vehicles with electric being sold over the sales numbers according to and estimates from Autodata

A record number of EVs were in 2013

Pure electric electric vehicles (BEVs) are on even faster than did historically, which hints at an brighter future for EVs than hybrids are currently experiencing. sales in the USA were 489,413 and even diesel vehicles totalled 450,000.

Even more amazing is these record EV sales are despite the fact that electric car manufacturers are not advertising for products at all (Tesla Motors and the RAV4 EV) are classic examples electric cars are mostly offered for sale in only a few cities.

Some of the factors to fuel EV sales in 2013:

a dozen US states have California in requiring automakers to and sell a growing percentage of emission vehicles.

The Tesla S a full size EV won the 2013 Trend Car of the Year, Automobile s 2013 Car of the Year, and was Consumer top-scoring car ever. Even the US National Highway Traffic Administration (NHTSA) gave the Model S the best safety of any car they have ever Those types of acknowledgments for some pretty press for all EVs in

A drop in EV prices occurred the year from major and leases of about $200 per also became available for Nissan LEAF, Chevy Volt, Fiat 500e, Fit and Ford Focus Electric.

after factoring in a higher cost for EVs most people can now run the numbers of basic car ownership and can determine the inherent lower and fuel savings costs of This is not rocket science electric cars typically no: transmission, spark plugs, carburetors, air, oil and fuel exhaust systems, and even pad replacement is rare due to having braking systems, etc. In fact EVs only have a of moving parts compared to powered by fossil fuels, and moving parts equals things that can fail or worn out over time. for an EV is more like a vacation

from typical car maintenance it mostly involves very tire rotation and replacing wiper blades and fluid.

Some EV owners have that EV maintenance is not unlike phone maintenance, all you have to do is to charge it.

BAIC E150 EV Electric Cars

EuroNews Video Typical USA EV customers and the 100,000th LEAF sold

EV fuel are roughly a dollar an e-gallon in places or even free via a Supercharger station or for a full at eVgo charging stations in and Houston Texas for Nissan drivers.

More people are to equate driving fossil cars with a similar not unlike the type of reaction would experience of seriously the baby seal fur coat or whale meat grocery They don’t wish to be with or contribute to: global climate change, resource air pollution, oil spills from and deep water drilling exploding crude oil trains and of other issues relating to oil and the fuel industry in general.

All of these factors add up to make vehicles an easy choice for a commuter car and/or a second car for people.



Ken Burridge drives a LEAF in Melbourne Australia

BAIC E150 EV Electric Cars
BAIC E150 EV Electric Cars
BAIC E150 EV Electric Cars


Other articles of the category "Interesting":

Our partners
Follow us
Contact us
Our contacts



About this site

For all questions about advertising, please contact listed on the site.

Catalog ALL Electric Cars and hybrid/ News and Information about Electric Car and Electric Vehicle Technologies, batteries for vehicle catalog with specifications, pictures, ratings, reviews and discusssions about Electric and Hybrid cars - Green energy