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Deepening doubts, increased outsourcing and a call for more incentives

"Daimler is the first company to state explicitly how much electric vehicles are going to hurt margins."

The program runs through franchise dealers.

Texas had discontinued the state-funded electric vehicle perk in 2015.

DETROIT (Reuters) - U.S. auto sales in April likely fell almost 2 percent from a year earlier, with consumer discounts remaining at levels high enough to threaten the industry's long-term health, industry consultants J.D. Power and LMC Automotive said on Tuesday. The consultancies also lowered their full-year 2017 forecast for new vehicle sales to 17.5 million units, from a previous forecast of 17.6 million. April U.S. new vehicle sales will be about 1.48 million units, a drop of nearly 2 perc

This report says so. We're not so sure.

There might be life after incentives.

Just what is this "Comfort Package"?

Navigation, backup camera, memory seats are now optional on German's Model S.

BMW leads automakers, while Renault Zoe leads models among new plug-ins.

Germans buy about 1,800 EVs and PHEVs during the first month of government's incentive program.

German automakers will foot about half the bill for EV incentives.

German plan will fund as much as $4,500 in perks for those who buy electric vehicles.

No vehicle tax, a dramatic increase in charging stations, and even vehicle subsidies are on the table.

The German government wants to have 50,000 EVs on its roads by 2020, and it may call for a ten-year moratorium on EV vehicle taxes to do it.

Nissan Leaf, Tesla Model S, Renault Zoe all show up on the Top 10.

Hybrids, plug-ins accounted for more than 60 percent of Norway's new vehicles last month.

Power Minister's ambitious scheme wouldn't use government funds.

Indian leaders will meet soon to see if ditching petroleum is possible by 2030.

But, lower-income buyers will soon get an extra $1,500.

Low- to moderate-income EV buyers get an extra $1,500 in rebates, while rebates cease to exist for the highest-income earners.

Portland, Oregon tops the list.

Indiana University lists the best cities in which to own a plug-in vehicle.

The Italian city wonders if cash incentives can curb pollution.

Will cash incentives be enough to convince Milan commuters to bike to work?

Norway's EV hangover leads to new proposals.

EV drivers in Norway may lose some of their privileges under new proposals.

Germany remains well short of 1 million EV goal set for 2020.

The German government is considering a 5,000-euro perk for buyers of electric vehicles, and may ask automakers to help foot the bill.

California will begin its income-based plug-in and EV incentives in March, which will end the financial aid for the state's wealthiest green vehicle buyers but more money for lower income customers.

Big auto incentives on Black Friday could push November sales into record numbers according to some industry analysts.

VW's strong incentives in the US mean that dealers continue to do brisk business despite the emissions crisis. However, inventories are now very low, and that doesn't look to change in the coming weeks.

When deciding between a closeout model and the same car from the latest model year, there are several important factors to consider.

Finance Charges, Full Car Lots May Vex US Volkswagen Sellers

German automaker has already launched $1,000 'Goodwill' plan for car owners.

Perks Apply To Both 2016, 2015 Versions In Some Markets

General Motors starts early with its cash incentives on the second-generation extended-range plug-in.

Volkswagen hopes to encourage its existing customers to trade in for new models with $2,000 customer loyalty incentives in the wake of the diesel emissions scandal.

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