audio only,What Drives Us episode

#108 Catching Up

18 Jul , 2012  

Chevy
Of 100 Million Miles Driven by Chevy Volts So Far, 2/3 Have Been in Electric Mode
http://www.treehugger.com/cars/100-million-miles-driven-chevy-volts-so-f…
Surprising June Sales for Volt
http://www.myperfectautomobile.com/nissan-test/14456.html

Nissan
Leaf sales sagging
http://www.brandchannel.com/home/post/2012/07/16/Volt-Charges-Past-Leaf-…
Desert Leaf owners complain the heat is killing their range
http://www.kpho.com/story/19050732/nissan-leaf-owners-claim-az-desert-he…
GE wattstations killing Leafs?
http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/07/dead-leafs-and-ge-chargers/
Nissan to add plugs to their entire range by 2016
http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1077582_mitsubishi-aims-to-plug-in-e…

Tesla
Is Tesla’s Road to Production Rocky?
http://www.thestreet.com/story/11622355/1/is-teslas-road-to-production-r…

Coda
Outperforming the EPA rating?
http://www.autoevolution.com/news/coda-ev-sedan-more-efficient-than-epa-…

Toyota
Toyota hybrids remain strong covering about 50% of the total alt car sales
http://www.hybridcars.com/news/june-2012-dashboard-47943.html

Mitsubishi
the “i” sells 33 units in June
http://www.hybridcars.com/news/june-2012-dashboard-47943.html

Honda
Compliance poster child…the Fit EV
http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/2013-honda-fit-ev-first-drive-of-…

Fisker
Looking for more money
http://blogs.wsj.com/venturecapital/2012/06/26/fisker-pursues-87m-capita…
The Atlantic will be delayed and they’re probably not building it in Delaware
http://www.detroitnews.com/article/20120625/AUTO01/206250417/1361/GOP-se…

Ford
89 Ford Focus EVs Find Owners in June
http://www.autoevolution.com/news/89-ford-focus-evs-find-owners-in-june-…

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