It's the highest growth that we saw during the past few years, and because of it, the plug-in share out of the overall volume improved to a record 8.1%!
The positive news for the Group is that the total sales volume of BMW and MINI is also up in Q3 (but not yet YTD).
BMW and MINI plug-in car sales worldwide – Q3 2020
After the first nine months of the year, 116,381 new plug-in cars were sold (up 20% year-over-year). It's about 7% of the total.
The company shared also that around 10,000 sales YTD were of the all-electric MINI Cooper SE, which is not bad.
The regional highlights for the plug-in are as follows:
- Europe: plug-in sales up 85.1% year-over-year
- North America: plug-in sales up 28.2% year-over-year
- China: plug-in sales up 7.4 % year-over-year to 20.713 units
It means that outside of China, BMW Group sold some 34,006 plug-ins.