Australia EV sales

Australian vehicle market in March. Chart courtesy of Robert Nicol.

Slight Dip in March EV Uptake Down Under

There was a slight dip in electric vehicle uptake Down Under, in Australia and New Zealand, in March. New Zealand EV Market in March For those who would like to drill down into the detail, check out the interactive charts at EVDB. The skinny is that the New Zealand market … [continued]

BEVs charging under the local library — they are everywhere. Photo courtesy of Majella Waterworth.

BEVs Outsell Hybrids In Australian EV Market In February

Battery electric vehicles (BEVs) hit almost 7% of the Australian light vehicle market in February. That is over double the total from February 2022 and a slight increase from January 2023. If we add the 454 plugin hybrids (PHEVs) sold in February, the penetration rate of plugin vehicles rises to … [continued]