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Renault Releases Q1 2015 Sales Figures

Renault ZOE Kangoo Z.E. In its Q1 financial filing, we find out sales for all of Renault’s electric cars. Here’s the breakdown: Q1 2015 Worldwide Registrations: 4,240 Renault ZOE – 3,053 Renault Kangoo Z.E. – 660 Renault Twizy – 517 Renault Fluence Z.E. – 10 So, in 3 months, the 4,240-unit tally breaks down to […]

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Tesla Model X GVWR Is 6,768 Pounds – Vehicles Qualifies For $25,000 Business Tax Deduction

Tesla Model X Section 179 of the tax code states that vehicles with a gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) of over 6,000 pounds are eligible for an immediate business tax deduction of up to $25,000. Basically, the deduction means that one doesn’t have to pay taxes on the $25,000 amount (a savings of up to ~$13,000). […]

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Carlos Ghosn At Paris Motor Show: Automakers Who Mocked Us Now Declare Electric Cars Are The Future

Renault CEO Carlos Ghosn and ZOE Volkswagen I.D. Renault-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn took to the stage at the 2016 Paris Motor Show to reveal the, among other vehicles, the new longer range Renault ZOE. Aside from that, Ghosn responded to some questions regarding the electric car industry as a whole, as well as questions related […]

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Animated Formula E Infographic

Did you know that the typical Formula E race consumes just 200 tires, versus 1,500 or so for other major racing events?  Bet you didn’t.  You’ll learn about that and more in this animated Formula E infographic put together by the tire folks over at Michelin:   Animated Infographic From Michelin Source: Electric Autosport

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Europe Plug-In Electric Car Registrations More Than Doubled In Q1

Plug-in car sales in Europe doubled! Plug-In Cars Available In UK The European Automobile Manufacturers Association just released plug-in electric car registration numbers for most countries in Europe (EU + Norway and Switzerland) for the first quarter of 2015. Results are very good as all-electric and plug-in hybrid passenger car registrations grew in the EU […]

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