China continues its typical annual month-after-month path of growth in plug-in electric car sales, which culminates in December.

Sales in March increased 85% year-over-year to roughly 59,000 and around 122,000 for the first three months of 2018, which translates into 1.8% market share.

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Plug-in electric car sales in China - March 2018

Plug-in electric car sales in China - March 2018

Last year's best-selling model - the BAIC EC-Series - leads the Chinese market this year too with 7,818 sales in March and almost 20,000 for the year.

The next two models, the BYD Song PHEV and JAC iEV7 S/E, for now can only try to fight for 2nd place.

The highest volume foreign-brand models are Tesla Model X and BMW X1 PHEV.

Plug-in electric car sales in China - March 2018 (source: EV SalesBlog)

Plug-in electric car sales in China - March 2018 (source: EV SalesBlog)

Source: EV Sales Blog