Jaguar, smart and Nissan seem to be the most advanced in switching to all-electric cars in Western Europe.

Jaguar turns out to be the new leader in the transition to electric drive among established brands in Western Europe.

According to industry analyst Matthias Schmidt (schmidtmatthias.de), during the first quarter of 2019, Jaguar managed to achieve almost 12% share of BEV sales, smart was above 10%, while Nissan nearly reached 10%.

In most recent months, all-electric models account for two-thirds of all plug-ins sales in Western Europe.

BEV share by brands:

  • Jaguar - close to 12%
  • smart - approaching 11%
  • Nissan - almost 10%
  • Hyundai - above 6%
  • Renault - above 4%
  • BMW - below 4%
  • Kia - around 3%
  • Volkswagen - below 2%
  • Audi - below 2%