Sweden: Legacy Vehicles Left In The Dust As Plugin EVs Overtake & Accelerate Ahead

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Fri, 01 Oct 2021 15:20:36 +0000

September 2021 saw Sweden’s plugin electric vehicle market overtake that of plugless powertrains for the first time, gaining 53.9% share of new sales. Full electrics (BEVs) rapidly grew their share 2.6x year-on-year, resulting in a larger share than any other powertrain, at 32.9%, ahead of petrol’s 27.2%.  The country’s overall best selling vehicle in September […]

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16 Countries Now Over 10% Plugin Vehicle Share, 6 Over 20%

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 03:30:09 +0000

The plugin electric vehicle market has exploded in the past year (in a good way), thanks especially to the European Union requiring that automakers sell more efficient vehicles (EVs) or pay big fines. All of a sudden, automakers have discovered that consumers will indeed buy millions of EVs if you produce them and market them […]

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Volkswagen Group Is Now King Of EV Sales In Sweden & Switzerland

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Sun, 05 Sep 2021 15:56:36 +0000

Under some of our recent EV sales reports, readers requested charts and stats for automotive group sales, not just sales by model or even brand. It was even pointed out that this is the only comparison many people in the industry actually care about. Those seem like good points, so here’s an update on Sweden […]

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Sweden’s Plugin EV Share Over 47% In August, Full Electrics At Record High 24%

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Wed, 01 Sep 2021 16:51:28 +0000

Sweden’s plugin electric vehicle market share hit 47.1% in August 2021, up over 1.6x from 29.0% in August 2020. Full electric vehicles took a record high 24.1% share of new sales, slightly ahead of plugin hybrids, due to recent incentive adjustments. The overall auto market, at 19808 units, was down by around one third from […]

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Sweden At 37.6% Plugin EV Share In July – Ripples From Tax Changes

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Wed, 04 Aug 2021 13:56:05 +0000

Sweden saw plugin electric vehicles achieve a market share of 37.6% in July 2021, up almost a third from July 2020. Higher company-car tax which came into effect in July put a dampener on plugin sales, further amplified by the hangover from the pull-forward in June.  Overall auto sales were down some 43% from long […]

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Top 3 Electric Models In 10 Countries With Highest EV Market Share

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Mon, 05 Jul 2021 00:08:02 +0000

The top 10 countries with the highest share of new car sales coming from 100% electric vehicles are featured below. Additionally, I’m listing the top 3 fully electric models in each of those countries and their share of the overall plugin vehicle market. The data and charts come from EAFO except in the case of […]

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Sweden Hits Record Plugin EV Share Of 49.4% In June

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Fri, 02 Jul 2021 13:30:50 +0000

Sweden saw plugin electric vehicle market share reach a record high of 49.4% in June 2021, up almost 2x from 25.7% share in June 2020. Thanks to recent policy re-weightings, full electrics are now as popular as plugin hybrids. The best selling full electric in June was the MG ZS EV, in the first ever […]

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Sweden Continues Electric Vehicle Progress In May With 39.1% Plugin Vehicle Share

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Thu, 03 Jun 2021 11:21:42 +0000

Sweden saw plugin electric vehicle market share reach 39.1% in May 2021, up from 21.5% in May 2020. With policy changes still in flux, we can expect even stronger growth in the second half of the year. The best selling full electric in May was the Volkswagen ID.4. Overall auto sales were still recovering, down […]

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Sweden’s April Plugin Vehicle Share Above 43% — Volkswagen ID.4 Overall Best Selling Vehicle

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Mon, 03 May 2021 17:08:13 +0000

Sweden saw plugin electric vehicle market share reach 43.1% in April 2021, up almost 2× year on year, with full electric vehicles alone at a record 22.2% share. This puts full electrics ahead of plugin hybrids for the first time in years. Volkswagen’s new ID.4 was the overall best selling vehicle in Sweden. Auto market […]

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Tesla Model 3 Tops EV Market in Sweden, Spain, & Denmark in 1st Quarter; Nissan LEAF #1 in Ireland

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 07 Apr 2021 03:50:17 +0000

Sales numbers are in for electric vehicles in Sweden, Spain, Denmark, and Ireland for the month of March, and thus for the first quarter as a whole. The overall takeaway is clear: the Tesla Model 3 won. Though, surprisingly, a different model took the top spot in Ireland, and it was the old-schooler Nissan LEAF! […]

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