RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Audi, BMW, Fiat, Peugeot, Porsche, and Volvo are some of the automakers that promise new electric car (EV) models for 2021, a category that has attracted an increasing number of drivers around the world thanks to its low environmental impact.
According to the survey "The Future of Mobility," conducted by research institute Ipsos in November 2019, 49% of Brazilians claimed that the lower emission of polluting gases was the new model's main attraction.
Despite consumer interest, the truth is that the market penetration of EVs here is still shallow. The 45,000 electric cars currently . . .