Industry highlights week 10 – 14 Apr 2023

EV Sales Surpass Diesel Car Sales For First Time

Data from the Society of the Irish Motor Industry shows that 24% of all new cars sold in Ireland during the first three months of this year, can plug into the electric car charging network.

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Small Firms 'Struggling' To Switch Over To Electric Vehicles

New research from Alphabet (GB) has revealed that despite wanting to start the transition to electrified vehicles (EVs), 45% of fleet managers citing a lack of time or expertise needed to take the necessary first steps.

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Russia May Produce Electric Cars At Former Toyota Plant

Russian state-owned manufacturer Almaz-Antey may start producing electric cars at Toyota’s (7203.T) former production site in St Petersburg, Trade and Industry Minister Denis Manturov said on Wednesday, according to the RIA news agency.

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Why The ‘Significant’ Weight Of Electric Vehicles Is Sparking New Safety Fears

Electric vehicles are under increasing scrutiny from safety experts over the risks they pose in a crash, because of their incredible weight and power.

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Tesla Gained Market Share Last Quarter. The EV Stock Is Down Anyway.

Economic theory works. Lowering prices does result in higher demand: Just look at Tesla’s first- quarter U.S. market share.

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Industry highlights week 11 – 15 December 2023

Alfa Romeo has confirmed that its next new model – a compact crossover which will be available as a fully-electric car – will be called the Milano. That reverses months of speculation that the car would be called the Brennero.

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Industry highlights week 04 – 08 December 2023

Henderson Group and bp pulse have signed a partnership agreement to install ultra-rapid changing for up to 200 electric vehicles (EVs) at around 100 Henderson Retail sites across Northern Ireland within the next two years.

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