Tesla Model S Best Selling BEV in Europe In July (source: EagleAID)

Tesla Model S Best Selling BEV in Europe In July (source: EagleAID)

Tesla Model S was the best selling all-electric car in Western Europe last month, according to EagleAID.

1,106 Model S were enough to take 1st place ahead of 1,011 Nissan LEAFs, 980 Renault ZOEs and 928 Volkswagen e-Golfs.

Those are the most popular BEV models in Europe this summer.

For Tesla, about 38% of sales come from Norway (222) and Switzerland (199), which after including 132 in Germany translates to 553 - a perfect 50% share from three countries.

"July’s 4th slot, despite another bumper sales month in Norway, but let down by precious few sales anywhere else, went to Volkswagen’s e-Golf in AID’s exclusive July ranking.

It must be a humiliating experience for the world’s long-established leading carmakers - striving hard to trumpet to the world at large their cutting-edge technological know-how, marketing skill and particularly service capability - when a complete newcomer to the cut-throat automotive scene zips past at speed at the first attempt..."

Source: EagleAID