Plug-In Automobile Electrical Gross sales In Norway Seize 55% Market Share In October 2018

Jaguar I-PACE was the fifth best-selling mannequin in October.

October was one other robust month for development of plug-in electrical automobile gross sales in Norway. The nation is now leaning in direction of whole electrification as plug-ins captured nearly all of the market.

In whole, some 6,466 new passenger plug-ins have been registered final month (up 20.eight% year-over-year) on the 2nd highest share ever of 55.5%.

As we are able to see within the particulars, prospects are shifting from PHEVs extra in direction of BEVs.

  • BEVs: four,496 (up 69.1%, 38.6% market share) + 1,094 ‘used’ + 146 vans (131 new and 15 used) + four FCV
  • PHEVs: 1,970 (down 26.eight%, 16.9% market share)

The market chief in Norway stays the identical – Nissan LEAF, which famous 1,292 gross sales in October (#1) and 10,375 YTD (#1).

Our consideration was grabbed nevertheless by the Jaguar I-PACE, as a result of 441 registrations (581 YTD) makes it fifth best-selling plug-in, following the LEAF, Volkswagen e-Golf, BMW i3 and Volvo XC60. Certain, Jaguar is filling a queue of orders, nevertheless it’s a promising determine for the model.

Tesla delivered 201 electrical automobiles in October (resting after the two,zero16-unit September rush).

New passenger automobile registrations in Norway, High 20 fashions YTD

supply: Opplysningsrådet for Veitrafikken AS (OFV AS)