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EVs are more than one-third of the US luxury vehicle market

Green Car Reports

U.S. sales of EVs and hybrids are both soaring, but there’s a key difference that distinguishes EVs: By and large, the ones that are selling well remain priced as luxury goods. That’s one of the takeaways from an electrified vehicle sales update, released Monday by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). Harnessing data from.

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Tesla Cybertruck takes on Rivian R1T and Hummer EV in review

Teslarati

After Tesla delivered the first 12 of its highly anticipated Cybertruck this week, one automotive reviewer took the truck to the race track against two competitors in the electric pickup segment. The Tesla Cybertruck “Cyberbeast” version got the full review and drag race treatment from Hagerty this week after the automaker delivered the vehicle’s first units on Thursday.

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Record 29.7% EV Share In France — Two Top Ten Teslas

CleanTechnica EVs

November saw a new record 29.7% EV share in France, up from 24.4% year on year. Full electrics alone took. [continued] The post Record 29.7% EV Share In France — Two Top Ten Teslas appeared first on CleanTechnica.

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Tesla Model 3 RWD and Long Range tax credits reduced for 2024

Teslarati

Federal electric vehicle (EV) tax credits will be reduced on purchases of two of Tesla’s Model 3 configurations next year, under updated guidance released by the White House this week. After the credit was cut in half for the Model 3 rear-wheel-drive then later reinstated this year, the company has now officially shared a message on its website saying that the RWD and Long Range configurations will both have their rebates reduced to $3,750 in 2024.

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How serious is Norway about climate change? So much that its streetlights self-dim

emissions global warming Norway climate change carbon dioxide youtube lighting

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GWM Ora electric hatchbacks recalled due to charging danger

The Driven EV News

More than 1600 electric vehicles are being recalled due a potentially lethal electrical issue that occurs when recharging the vehicle. The post GWM Ora electric hatchbacks recalled due to charging danger appeared first on The Driven.

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Tesla and GM sign on to use supply chain emissions database

Teslarati

Tesla, General Motors (GM) and others have signed an agreement to use a database tracking greenhouse gas emissions, with this year’s report having been shared by U.S. Vice President Al Gore at the COP28 climate conference this weekend. The database, dubbed Climate TRACE, was created by Gore’s global climate coalition in an attempt to keep close track of supply chain emissions, according to a report from Fortune.

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Automakers handed a win with updated EV tax credit guidance in the U.S.

Teslarati

The White House issued new guidance on federal electric vehicle (EV) tax credits this week, including a key exemption that’s considered a win for many automakers, as it offers extra time for companies attempting to set up battery production operations in the U.S. to switch to domestic minerals. The U.S. Treasury announced the new tax credit guidance on Friday, and General Motors and some other automotive groups have since responded to the news ( via Reuters ).

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Tesla puts Cybertruck front and centre on Australian website with metric specs

The Driven EV News

Tesla's Cybertruck's specs are now available on the Australian website, and in metric measurements. But still no indication of when it might arrive. The post Tesla puts Cybertruck front and centre on Australian website with metric specs appeared first on The Driven.

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Toyota showcases new generation EV technologies with FT-3e concept

Electric Cars Report

Toyota provided an insight into the design and technology possibilities it is exploring for next-generation of battery electric vehicles by presenting its FT-3e concept for the first time in Europe at its Kenshiki forum in Brussels. FT-3e features the versatile new generation BEV architecture that allows to create a wide variety of products including the […] The post Toyota showcases new generation EV technologies with FT-3e concept appeared first on Electric Cars Report.

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Two Big Things Holding e-Bikes Back

CleanTechnica EVs

In a couple of recent news articles, two big obstacles to e-bike adoption became clear: landlords and thieves. And, even. [continued] The post Two Big Things Holding e-Bikes Back appeared first on CleanTechnica.

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Faurecia and Accenture partner on products and services for connected and autonomous vehicles

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Toyota FT-Se sports car concept electrifies and evolves

Electric Cars Report

Toyota showcased an exciting potential future for high-performance sports cars with the zero emissions FT-Se battery electric two-seater concept vehicle. Incorporating the expertise gained from TOYOTA GAZOO Racing’s efforts to make ever-better cars through motorsport participation, the FT-Se concept presents a vision of how a driver’s relationship with their vehicles will evolve and deepen.

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Crackheads Are Stealing EV Charging Cords For Copper. We Need To Help Them Stop Doing This.

CleanTechnica EVs

It’s a well-known problem: people who fall deep into the pit of drug addiction often can’t keep a job or. [continued] The post Crackheads Are Stealing EV Charging Cords For Copper. We Need To Help Them Stop Doing This. appeared first on CleanTechnica.

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Bring on the end of the ICE-age – and long live the Reliant Robin!

The Driven EV News

Even if sales of all ICE (Internal Combustion Engine) vehicles ceased today, there will still be a ‘long-tail’ of the existing fleet running through their normal life-cycle before being replaced. The post Bring on the end of the ICE-age – and long live the Reliant Robin! appeared first on The Driven.

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Adding Context To That Consumer Reports Electric Car Reliability Report

CleanTechnica EVs

Most everyone in America has seen the screaming headlines. “Consumer Reports pummels electric vehicle reliability,” says a headline in the. [continued] The post Adding Context To That Consumer Reports Electric Car Reliability Report appeared first on CleanTechnica.

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ExxonMobil announces 6th oil discovery offshore Guyana with Ranger-1; Guyana may move from non-producer to regional powerhouse

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Comment on Nio gets independent car production qualification, govt doc shows by GustavoMan627

CN EV Post

China has imposed restrictions on car production over the past decade amid concerns about overcapacity. Nio had previously been producing cars under JAC's qualification.

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Banning The “Ban With No Plan” Is Not a Plan

EV Club of CT

Global Temperature Rise is Already 1.2 degrees Celsius above baseline The reporting coming out of COP 28 is that the mean temperature is already 1.2 degrees Celsius above the pre-industrial baseline and headed to exceed.

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Comment on China's Nov NEV wholesale sales hit record 940,000 units, CPCA estimates show by ??

CN EV Post

China's November wholesale sales of passenger NEVs are estimated at 940,000 units, up 29 percent year-on-year and up 6 percent from October, the CPCA said.

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Sell Like Royalty: 4 Essential Tips for Maximizing Your High-End Car’s Value

Clean Fleet Report

A Guide to Navigating a Complex Market This article may contain affiliate links. In the world of luxury automobiles, achieving a satisfactory return on your investment is as much an art as it is a science. Selling a high-end car involves more than just a quick polish and a For Sale sign; it requires a deep understanding of the market, an appreciation for the vehicle’s unique attributes, and a strategic approach to presentation and negotiation.

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Here are the best electric bikes you can buy at every price level in Decemeber 2023

Electrek

Here at Electrek, we have spent countless hours undertaking detailed hands-on testing of hundreds of electric bikes. Through those thousands of miles of riding, we’ve gotten to know these e-bikes inside and out, top to bottom and front to back. That dedication to real-world e-bike testing has helped us find the best electric bicycles on the market for just about any budget.

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GM Expects Its Electric Vehicles To Become Profitable In 2025

CleanTechnica EVs

When GM chief financial officer Paul Jacobson spoke to analysts at a Barclays conference on November 30, he acknowledged the. [continued] The post GM Expects Its Electric Vehicles To Become Profitable In 2025 appeared first on CleanTechnica.

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This lunchbox-sized folding electric scooter is even funkier than Honda’s Motocompacto

Electrek

Honda recently unveiled a small, folding electric scooter known as the Motocompacto that is often referred to as a suitcase scooter. But now a rival Japanese electric scooter company has what could become a serious competitor. Meet Arma, the first lunchbox scooter. more… The post This lunchbox-sized folding electric scooter is even funkier than Honda’s Motocompacto appeared first on Electrek.

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Silent Electric & Hybrid Motorcycles Are Transforming Warfare

CleanTechnica EVs

A recent video by Task & Purpose tells the story of electric and hybrid motorcycles, and the major impact they’re. [continued] The post Silent Electric & Hybrid Motorcycles Are Transforming Warfare appeared first on CleanTechnica.

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Comment on BYD's car carrier completes 1st trial voyage by ??

CN EV Post

BYD's roll-on/roll-off car carrier Explorer 1 has completed its first 7-day sea trial in Yantai, Shandong province.

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This Awesome Water Capsule Should Be Electric! Oh, Wait …

CleanTechnica EVs

There are products that transcend markets, that pull new people into long established markets. Clearly, the products have to be. [continued] The post This Awesome Water Capsule Should Be Electric! Oh, Wait … appeared first on CleanTechnica.

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Comment on Nio exec hints at new model for Nio Day 2023 by red

CN EV Post

Nio's annual event, Nio Day, is expected to take place at the end of this month.

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Fisker Slows Down EV Production, Cuts 2023 Projections Again

InsideEVs

The company is now prioritizing liquidity and trying to avoid a cash crunch.

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Shipping Ports Move Molecules So Electrification Is Hard For Them To Grok

CleanTechnica EVs

How many ways to resist electrification are there? How many cognitive biases get in the way? I’ve found a lot. [continued] The post Shipping Ports Move Molecules So Electrification Is Hard For Them To Grok appeared first on CleanTechnica.

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Are Sodium-Ion Batteries Dead On Arrival? An Expert Weighs In

InsideEVs

Northvolt and BYD are pushing ahead with sodium-ion batteries, but U.S. companies probably don’t need to.

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Which Features Should You Prioritize for Your Next EV?

Clean Fleet Report

Choose Wisely for the Best Electric Experience This article may contain affiliate links. When it comes to electric vehicles, choice matters. You can have a vastly different experience depending on the make and model you select. Some companies are shipping “minimal viable products,” while others have had over a decade to refine their cars. Unfortunately, selecting an EV can be challenging.

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Subaru Solterra U.S. Sales Exceeded 900 In November 2023

InsideEVs

The sales volume in recent months oscillates at around 1,000 units.

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NIO EV Sales Growth Slowed Down In November 2023

InsideEVs

It's a worrying sign, considering that the lineup is now completely refreshed.

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