Electric car sales in Norway strengthened again reaching a record 1,736 new passenger car registrations and 15.2% market share (the best excluding the one-off Tesla Model S volume deliveries in March).
Almost 12,500 BEVs were already sold this in Norway , which is of course puts Norway on track to 20,000 this year.
For the second month in a row, newcomer Volkswagen e-Golf leads the pack with 467 registrations! More than 43% of all Golfs sold in August were e-Golfs.
And the ratio EV/ICE is even higher for Volkswagen e-up! with 297 last month. The EV/ICE ratio for up! is regularly above 80%.
The second best selling model was the Nissan LEAF - 400 registrations (667 together with used imported).
BMW i3 reached 202, which is a slightly higher than Tesla Model S - 183.
Number of registrations new all-electric passenger cars in Norway – August 2014 (credit to Norsk Elbilforening)