More than 50,000 all-electric cars were registered in the first half of this year in Europe.
Avere-France puts the Europe total at 50,705, which is 11% higher than a year ago.
Market share for BEVs in Europe now stands at 0.56%.
For the first time France become #1 market at 15,068, ahead of Norway, which fell back to 12,216, thanks to a surging PHEV segment balancing the market.
Third place continue to be the UK (5,609), a few hundred above Germany (5,265).
Then we have
- Austria - 2,159
- Netherlands - 2,012
- Sweden - 1572
- Switzerland - 1,523
- Spain - 1,456
- Belgium - 1,160
- Italy - 916
- Denmark - 271
- rest of the Europe - 1,478
BEV Registrations in Europe – H1 2016 (source: Avere-France)