The year 2021 has been a year most consumers would rather forget due to soaring prices. Car buying, in general, has been choppy for both the used and new vehicle markets. With low inventory, it was hard to get a good deal. So how have car sales evolved since theRead More →

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (KIFI) — Although only 3.2 percent of all passenger vehicles are electric, several dealerships are pouring a lot of money and effort into the growing business. According to them, sales and production have increased significantly over the past year. These car manufacturers are moving forward with electricRead More →

Sales of ELECTRIC cars doubled in February nationwide, despite a 12% drop in new car registrations. icklow is also bucking national trends in new car registrations. While car sales fell 12% nationally, they rose in Wicklow by 10.86%, with 946 new car registrations from January to February this year, comparedRead More →

UK new car registrations rose 15.0% in February as 58,994 new cars hit UK roads, according to the latest figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). The rise of 7,682 units was from the same month in 2021, when the pandemic shuttered car showrooms across the UK.Read More →

Battery electric vehicle sales accounted for 17.7% of the new car sales market in February. Image: Getty Battery electric vehicle (BEV) sales in February 2022 increased 196.3% year-on-year as the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) released its recommendations to support charging deployment . BEV sales reached 10,417 (orRead More →

New car sales in February were up 15% from a year ago, although registrations are still a quarter below pre-pandemic levels as semiconductor shortages continue to escalate. strangle vehicle production and availability. A total of 58,994 new cars hit UK roads last month, up 7,682 from February 2021 – despiteRead More →

Hydrogen fuel cell cars, a zero-emissions alternative to battery-electric cars, have made us skeptical from the start due to various issues (cost of the car, overall fuel efficiency and lack of refueling infrastructure to cite only the three main ones). Over the years, let’s look at the sales results ofRead More →

By Anna Cooban, CNN Business Electric vehicles took a much larger share of the global auto market last year, as sales more than doubled despite turbulent economic conditions and a severe shortage of computer chips. Global battery electric vehicle sales rose to 4.5 million last year from 2.1 million inRead More →

Sales of battery electric cars have overtaken diesel for the first time in Europe, FinancialTimes reported Sunday. This is an important step, as diesel has been the default choice for European car buyers for decades. Registrations of new “electrified” vehicles – including hybrids, plug-in hybrids and combination battery-electric cars –Read More →

AS MANY motorists are planning to switch to an electric vehicle in 2022, experts have given advice on buying and using battery-powered cars. Auto finance company Moneybarn’s top tips when finding an electric car include making sure you do the math. Even the cheapest EVs are still quite expensive toRead More →

Written by Neal E. Boudette Toyota Motor dethroned General Motors as the top-selling automaker in the United States last year, becoming the first out-of-country based automaker to achieve the feat in the company’s nearly 120-year history. industry. This milestone underscores the changes rocking automakers, which face stiff competition and externalRead More →

Automakers are also facing the transition to electric cars and trucks. Many companies spend tens of billions of dollars to design battery-powered models and build factories to produce them. They are racing to catch up with Tesla, which now sells a large majority of electric vehicles. But most established automakersRead More →

Electric vehicles have encountered a serious obstacle on the way to widespread public use. Dominating recent self-driving vehicle news, US authorities have launched a formal investigation into Tesla’s autopilot system, rival Chinese manufacturer Nio suffered the fatal crash of one of its self-driving cars, and General Motors has extended itsRead More →