Germany Set New Record For Plug-In Electric Car Sales In November: ≈6,300 at 2.1% Market Share
Thanks to a tremendous growth rate, Germany set all kinds of plug-in electric car sales records in November and for the very first time crossed 2% market share.
In total, 6,290 new passenger plug-in electric cars were registered (new record) last month, which is 137% more one than year ago. With 6,290 sold, market share for plug-in electric cars stood at 2.08%.
Both all-electric and plug-in hybrids set new highs:
- BEVs: 3,031 – up 146% at 1.0% market share
- PHEVs: 3,259 – up 130% at 1.08% market share
With 48,204 new plug-in electric car registrations so far this year and still one month to go, Germany is expected to finish 2017 at 52,000-56,000 units sold.
The best selling models in November were the new smart fortwo electric drive (621) and Volkswagen e-Golf with upgraded battery pack (601). Third place belonged to the BMW i3 (438) – 276 pure EV and 162 REx.
Tesla registrations stands at 205 Model S and 56 Model X.