Electric Car Market Share In France Reaches New Record
2% of new passenger cars in France were electric in November
November 2018 was the second-best month for plug-in electric car sales in France. In total, some 5,667 new plug-in cars were registered, which is 65% more than a year ago.
Because all-electric passenger car sales more than doubled to 3,541, France achieved an all-time record of 2.06%. Including plug-in hybrids, it was over 2.8%.
- Passenger BEVs: 3,541 registrations (up 112%) at 2.1% market share
- Passenger PHEVs: 1,299 registrations (up 3%) at 0.8% market share
- Light commercial BEVs: 827 registrations (up 68%)
- Total: 5,667
Plug-in car sales in France – November 2018
November brings a significant increase of Renault ZOE sales by 144% year-over-year to 1,895, which represents 53% of all passenger BEVs and 1/5 (20.8%) of Renault Clio result (new record).
Also, the new Nissan LEAF did well in France, with 420 new registrations in November (up 244% year-over-year).