Germany continues strong in May, being the biggest single market in Europe and has one of the highest growth rates.
Growth of plug-in electric cars in Germany finally accelerated as plug-in hybrids rebounded.
In May, the total number of passenger plug-in car registrations amounted to 7,899 (up 65% year-over-year and 2nd highest result ever) at close to 2.4% market share.
- BEVs: 4,630 – up 100% at ≈1.4% market share
- PHEVs: 3,269 – up 33% at ≈1.0% market share
Plug-in electric car registrations in Germany – May 2019
The top model for the month seems to be the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV (957), which finds a lot of customers in Germany these days.
It's worth noting that Audi e-tron had a decent 322 registrations (already some 1,500 YTD).
The number of registrations of the StreetScooter commercial electric vans was 231 (722 YTD).