Tag: Tax credit

Jan 2, 2020 - 06:29 pm

Tesla launches Shanghai Model 3 deliveries

Tesla has started deliveries of the first Model 3s produced in the Shanghai plant to customers. The first 15 vehicles were handed over to Tesla employees during a special event. According to a Reuters report, regular customers will also receive their vehicles from 7 January onwards.

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Aug 7, 2018 - 04:20 pm

USA: GM getting close to 200,000 EV sales

General Motors is getting closer to the 200,000 EV cap for the $7,500 federal tax incentive. Still estimates suggests that they may have until early 2019 before the incentive is cut off but consequences for the Bolt EV could be stark.

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Dec 21, 2015 - 09:44 am

Volkswagen, tax credit, Tesla, Honda, FDG Electric Vehicle, Formula E.

VW-CrossBlue-InnenlebenOpen letter: Elon Musk and 44 other entrepreneurs and investors suggested in an open letter to the California Air Resources Board that it should not simply make VW pay penalties. Instead, VW should reinvest the money to accelerate electrification by stepping up research and development or production capacities.
autoblog.com, greencarreports.com, insideevs.com

Tax credit for e-motorcycles extended: The U.S. tax credit for two- and three-wheeled plug-in motorcycles comes back to life, after being scrapped in 2013. Therefore, all motorcycles with a 4 kWh or larger battery pack and electric driving capabilities of at least 45 mph will benefit from a 10 percent tax credit (up to 2,500 dollars of the purchase price).
prnewswire.com via insideevs.com

First Model X Signature delivered: Tesla has delivered a Model X Signature edition which starts at 132,000 dollars. So far, just over 30 of the Founder editions had been delivered. Meanwhile, the EV pioneer is setting up shop in South Korea, where it founded Tesla Korea Ltd. When it will officially launch has not been announced yet.
hybridcars.com, insideevs.com (Signature), yonhapnews.co.kr, koreatimes.co.kr (South Korea)

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Acura NSX priced in the U.S.: Honda’s hybrid supercar will range from 156,000 to 205,700 dollars. Acura has also released a first teaser image of the Precision concept car, which it will showcase in Detroit next month. The concept is said to not preview a specific new model, but the design language that Acura plans to adopt for its upcoming sedans.
puregreencars.com, carscoops.com, autocar.co.uk (NSX pricing), worldcarfans.com, carscoops.com (Precision concept)

FDG investment: Chinese Conglomerate Citic will invests 60.8m dollars in Hong-Kong based Li-ion battery manufacturer FDG Electric Vehicles. FDG plans to start producing electric buses in the first half of 2016.

Uruguay ePrix: Former Formula One pilot Sébastien Buemi won the third Formula E race of the season in Punta del Este. The Swiss now leads the overall scoreboard with 62 points. The next race will take place in Buenos Aires on February 6th.
electricautosport.com, fiaformulae.com, youtube.com (highlights)



Mar 17, 2015 - 10:01 am

U.S. tax credit, V2G services.

Reading tip: Hybrid Cars discusses whether the 7,500 plug-in car tax credit in the U.S. needs an overhaul, as the Obama administration had proposed at an earlier date. If reformed, it could be turned into a point-of-sale rebate.

Research tip: A new study by Navigant Research is looking at V2G applications for electric vehicles. The analysts forecast market volume for vehicle-to-grid services to grow from 335,000 dollars in 2015 to 20.7 million in 2024.
greencarcongress.com, navigantresearch.com

Found on electrive.com
02.01.2020 18:23