The 2nd model evolution of the Volkswagen Passat GTE shines in Sweden.
Plug-in electric car sales in Sweden (mostly PHEVs) continued to grow at a healthy pace in October 2019.
In total, some 3,404 new passenger plug-in cars were registered (up 31% year-over-year), which is 12% of overall volume.
After ten months of 2019, over 31,100 plug-ins were sold in Sweden. The average market share is 11%.
Plug-in electric car sales in Sweden – October 2019
Best selling models
Volkswagen Passat GTE is back and the 2nd model evolution quickly climbed up to the #1 place with 428 new registrations (557 YTD).
The next four models are also plug-in hybrids with surprisingly high entry also from the new, 2nd model evolution of BMW 330e:
- Kia Optima PHEV - 353 (2,908 YTD)
- Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV - 351 (3,854 YTD)
- BMW 330e - 248
- Kia Niro PHEV - 227 (2,929 YTD)
Gallery: Volkswagen Passat GTE
Tesla had a slower month in October as the highest volume deliveries are usually in the last month of a quarter:
Source: EV Sales Blog