June Brings Record Plug-In Vehicle Sales To France, At More Than 4,500
France again set a new record for plug-in electric vehicle sales. In June, 4,521 were registered (previous record: 4,336), which was also 30.6% more than year ago.
While the all-electric passenger cars were strong at 2,773, the biggest growth (by 140%) was noted in plug-in hybrids, which set a new record at 1,215 deliveries.
In total, passenger plug-ins hold a 1.73% market share in June, with a growth rate of 38.2%.
- Passenger BEVs: 2,773 registrations (up 16.6%) at 1.2% market share (PC)
- Passenger PHEVs: 1,215 registrations (up 140%) at 0.5% market share (PC)
- Light commercial BEVs: 533 registrations (down 38.2%) at 1.1% market share (LCV)
The Renault ZOE nearly exceed its previous best. With 1,882 registrations in June (excluding 101 commercial registrations), ZOE has now totaled sales 9,242 in the first half, which is 68% of all passenger BEVs.
source: Avere-France / AAA data