Plug-In Cars Available In UK

Plug-In Cars Available In UK

Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S

A full five years+ have passed since volume electric cars hit showrooms in major markets.

EVs from being nearly completely uknown for general consumers, become discernable in sales stats.

Avere-france.org recently present 2011-2015 sales results for major markets a little differently.  Those countries?  China, Europe, U.S., Japan and additionally Canada (who would have expected?).

In 2015 ,plug-in electric car sales increased by about 80% year-over-year to more than 565,000 with over 214,000 in China.

The growth is phenomenal, considering 50,000 in 2011.

U.S. did tiny step back in 2015, although in 2016 so far it has been a return to growth and a new monthly record set each month.

source: avere-france.org