Category Archives: Green marketing

St. Patty’s Day Green Cars to Consider

What will tomorrow look like for you? Corned beef and cabbage? Green ale with a shamrock chaser? Take a look at this article on another version of green – hybrids, EVs, and alt-fuel vehicles in the European market, some of … Continue reading

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Recalls Won’t Go Away – Just Ask Fisker

While Toyota gets ribbed for taking so long to put a plug-in electric vehicle on the market (testing the plug-in Prius with fleets long before rolling it out to retail dealer lots), perhaps there is something wise about going that … Continue reading

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Green Automotive Digest on Life Support But Coming Back

Green Automotive Digest has been on hiatus since early December, and will be starting up again in early April. The format will be changing and will be closer to the monthly publication I started in February called Green Auto Market. … Continue reading

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Stay Tuned for Green Auto Market

Stay tuned — a new publication is coming out very soon called Green Auto Market — The Business of Green Cars, Fuels & Technologies.  it’s a business-to-business publication focusing on electric vehicle and alternative fuel sales trends, marketing, and new … Continue reading

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US Hybrid Sales in January 2012

US hybrid vehicle sales have been holding steady for a while now — a bit more than 2% of US new vehicle sales, and the Toyota Prius has been about half that amount, sometimes more. Toyota does well in hybrids … Continue reading

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Questions I have for dealers at NADA show

I’ll be going to my first-ever NADA conference in about 10 days in Las Vegas. There won’t be too much focus on green machines, since Green Automotive Digest is on hiatus for now, and these interviews will go primarily into … Continue reading

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Josh Tickell Interviews Me on Green Car Shopping Trends

What are some of the electric and hybrid car shopping trends being seen in the automotive industry lately? I had a great opportunity to answer questions on the subject while being interviewed on the topic for an internet radio show … Continue reading

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Letter to editor about dealers selling green you should read

Stephen Wade, chairman of the National Automobile Dealers Association, wrote a letter to the editor of Automotive News that is important to read, whether you like it or not: CAFE: Dealers know what sells STEPHEN W. WADE , Chairman, National … Continue reading

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Three markets for EV buyers

Over a good conversation on Friday with two of my colleagues, we looked at what’s likely to be the reality for electric vehicle market segments. Here’s my opinion on the matter: 1. Activists and early adopters — Think Sierra Club … Continue reading

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So what exactly is this Green Auto Market thing?

On February 15, 2012, a new monthly publication will be launched called Green Auto Market, with the tagline of “The business of green cars, fuels, and technologies.” It’s a business publication for people in the green car business — automakers, … Continue reading

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