Tesla Model 3 in a single month jumped to the #2 best-selling plug-in model YTD
Around 4,360 plug-in electric cars were registered in March 2019 in Sweden, which is a new all-time record, way above the previous best of over 3,000 in November 2018.
The year-over-year growth amounted to 64%, while the market share reached a new record of 14.7%! Almost half of them were BEVs, thanks to the Tesla Model 3.
After three months of 2019, Sweden counts 9,800 new plug-in electric cars sold, which stands for 13.4% of all new registrations this year.
Plug-in electric car sales in Sweden – March 2019
The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV remains the top-selling model in Sweden after three months with a result of almost 1,600 YTD (642 in March), but the month was won by the Tesla Model 3.
With 1,005 new registrations, Model 3 scored another 4-digit result in a European country, and jumped out of nowhere to the #2 place YTD.
Great results were set also by Kia:
- Kia Niro PHEV - 191 (800 YTD)
- Kia Optima PHEV - 383 (752 YTD) - 3rd best for the month
- Kia Niro EV - 296 (634 YTD) - 4rd best for the month
Source: EV Sales Blog