BMW i3

BMW i3

The take off of electric cars sales continues in the UK in November.

The percentage of growth from a low base is outstanding - from 290 to 1,871.

Most of the sales are plug-in hybrids, which with 1,225 registrations, went up over nine times year-over-year.

All-electric cars are at a lower level of 646 registrations, but growth of 124% is strong.

Compared to the 172,327 total passenger car registrations in November, EVs took 1.1%.

UK now has some 18,000 EVs on the roads, from which over 12,000 were added this year alone.