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This Contributor Rents Out A Whole Fleet Of EVs On Turo

This information makes it more clear why people aren’t so sure about EVs and why some dealerships just won’t deal with them. Back in January, I wrote an article about renting out a Fiat 500e on Turo. I said I had planned to start renting other EVs on turo and eventually return with my experiences ...

Top 5 Electric Cars Of All-Time: Cumulative Sales

12.02.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Nissan LEAF is still far ahead of all the other plug-ins. Thanks to its introduction very early on (December 2010), relatively high volume and sales worldwide, Nissan was able to put the LEAF at the forefront of all plug-ins. The advantage in cumulative sales is so high – over 375,000 were sold so far – ...

MyChevy App Reveals Juicy Technical Details On The Chevy Bolt Battery

12.01.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Reddit user digs into the MyChevrolet smart phone application and finds some interesting info While searching through the apk of the MyChevrolet app for unrelated reasons, reddit user hairy_tick stumbled across an interesting JavaScript file. The contents of which contain a wealth of information on how the Chevy Bolt EV calculates range, battery capacity loss ...

U.S. Department Of Energy Reports 1 Million Plug-In Vehicles Sold

Your plug-in vehicle is truly “one in a million” In the most recent “Fact of the Week” posted by the US Department of Energy, the government agency shared that 1 million plug-in vehicles (PHEVs and BEVs) have now been sold in the United States. This is of course not news to readers of InsideEVs since ...

RIP Chevy Volt: USA’s Best-Selling Electric Car Of All Time

11.29.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Chevrolet Volt production will come to an official end in March 2019. And we’re all a bit saddened by the loss of this #1 selling plug-in electric car of all time in the U.S. Not even the Tesla Model 3 can claim a higher cumulative tally of sales. Chevrolet Volt was the first volume plug-in ...

Honda Releases Clarity Plug-In Hybrid Versus Chevy Volt Video

11.28.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Hmm … very interesting ad timing by Honda. While we have absolutely no way of knowing how this played out, it’s quite intriguing that right around the same time Chevrolet announced that it will **** the Volt, Honda released a very short Clarity Plug-In Hybrid ad showing how its car is better. The only brief ...

Might Tesla Buy Another Shuttered GM Factory?

11.27.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

So much free production capacity could equal a perfect purchase opportunity. The recently announced transformation at General Motors, which will lead to shutting down several facilities in North America, opens a question of whether it could turn into a purchase opportunity for Tesla. We assume that Model S, Model X and Model 3 will fulfill the ...

UPDATE: GM To Shut Down Chevy Volt Factory: Volt Confirmed Dead

11.26.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Is the Volt as we know it now dead? It would seem to be the case that with the closure of this site, the Chevy Volt will exist no more. But that doesn’t rule out the possibility of a Voltec crossover in the very near future. ***UPDATE: General Motors has responded to our inquiry on ...

Edmunds Compares Hyundai Kona Electric To Chevy Bolt

11.26.2018 · Posted in Cars Articles, Other Vehicles Articles

Both are winners, but only one can come out on top. Earlier this month we compared the Hyundai Kona Electric with the Chevy Bolt EV. After an extensive dive into the vehicle’s range, charging times, dashboards, cargo space, regenerative braking systems and fun-to-drive ratio we concluded that the new kid on the block, the Hyundai ...

Chevy Camaro eCOPO And Electric Crate Motor Detailed In Interview

Must watch interview for those interested in the electric Chevy Camaro eCOPO concept 1320 Video recently caught up with Russ O’Blenes, director of performance parts and motorsports at General Motors. Russ headed up the development of the all electric Chevy Camaro eCOPO concept for GM. So he is able to give an excellent overview of not only ...