Range: It’s No Longer The Key Excuse for Not Buying An EV
2009-2023 BEV Mean & Median Range-April 30 2019

Range: It’s No Longer The Key Excuse for Not Buying An EV

With the overall average range of electric vehicles available in the US headed toward 300 miles in the next few years, range as the key hurdle to adoption is being surpassed by concerns about charging speed and infrastructure.

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New York Times Article On A Road Trip in an EV: What It Got Right

The electric vehicle community has been in a huge dither the last few days after Ivan Penn, energy reporter for the New York Times wrote what many felt was a hit job on electric vehicles. In fact the article got some things wrong about EVs and road tips, but it also revealed some shortcomings of legacy automakers’ EVs.

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8 Factors That Will Affect the Number, Type and Location of Charging Stations Needed to Support Electric Vehicles

We explore the various factors - including autonomous vehicles, ride sharing, super fast charging rates, BEV/PHEV mix and more - that will affect what will eventually become the “ideal” ratio of EVs to charging stations in a regional market.

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US BEV Battery Range Increases an Average 17% Per Year and 38 Miles Each Model Update

Since 2011 through projected model upgrades for 2019, automakers will have increased the battery range of their BEV models an average of 38 miles each upgrade - a cumulative 15%…

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Statistics of the Week: Comparing Vehicle Ranges for Gas, BEV and PHEV Models

Will vehicle range be the biggest hurdle to achieving adoption of electric vehicles by late adopters and laggards in the US? Cost of EVs, availability of attractive models of the…

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EV Statistics of the Week: Range, Price and Battery Size of Currently Available (in the US) BEVs

In this weeks "stat of the week," we dive into analyzing the range, MSRP, battery pack size and cost per mile of range/battery pack kWh for battery electric vehicles (BEVs).…

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Median Range for Current BEVs is 124 Miles; Bolt With Lowest Cost Per Mile of Range

The median range across the 13* currently available battery electric vehicles (BEVs) is 124 miles, while the average battery range is 173 miles, based on some new EVAdoption analysis. The average…

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