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Tesla Model 3 Leads September EV Surge In Italy As Market Triples Year On Year

October 20th, 2020 | by Carlo Ombello

EV adoption in 2020 is skyrocketing in most European countries, with governments' responses to the coronavirus pandemic focusing on a green recovery. As we enter the last few months of the year, the effects of these environmental policies and the ongoing rollout of new EV models on the market are starting to show. Italy is no exception to this, as September figures for electric car registrations reach new heights


EV Sales Surge In Italy As August Marks Start Of New Incentives

September 15th, 2020 | by Carlo Ombello

Italy's car market is back in full swing after a horrible Spring and a progressive recovery from early Summer. Official August market figures are out and offer a very upbeat picture. A market improvement was broadly anticipated, as this month marks the introduction of new incentives aimed at electric mobility and low emission ICE vehicles. What remained to be seen was which powertrains would benefit the most from the new policy


July EV Sales Rise In Italy As New Incentives Loom

August 27th, 2020 | by Carlo Ombello

Summer continues with a strong growth trend for the Italian EV market. With the broader car industry now in recovery mode as the coronavirus pandemic falls under control, and ahead of enhanced EV incentives recently passed by Italy's government, July monthly car sales figures paint a well known picture of steady growth for electric mobility


Germany, France, & UK Lead In New EV Sales In Europe

August 22nd, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

I recently published articles on the top countries in the world in terms of plug-in vehicle market share and fully electric vehicle market share — that is, the countries with the highest shares of their overall auto sales coming from plug-in vehicle sales or from 100% electric vehicle sales


Italy’s BEV Sales Doubled In First Half Of 2020 — The Only Way Is Up

July 17th, 2020 | by Carlo Ombello

Italy's EV market is finally getting hot. Following months of unprecedented growth and despite an incredibly adverse time in history, electric mobility has now reached the halfway point of this infamous year with outstanding figures, doubling sales from 2019. And the most important aspect is, we haven't seen anything yet


Italy Set To Increase EV Incentives To €10,000 — Are Carmakers Ready?

July 13th, 2020 | by Carlo Ombello

The Italian government is preparing new fiscal measures to sustain the economic recovery, following months of lockdown at the peak of the coronavirus pandemic. Like in many other countries, particularly so in Europe, economic stimulus is being directed preferentially to a sustainable recovery, especially in the transport and construction industries. As part of proposed new measures, current incentives to low emission vehicles are set to be increased by at least 50% from August for the rest of the year, to levels aligned to similar policies recently adopted in countries like France and Germany


Italy’s BEV Market Up 53% As Tesla Model 3 Leads June Sales

July 7th, 2020 | by Carlo Ombello

Electric car sales are keeping their strong momentum in Italy. As the nation's car market recovers from the coronavirus collapse of previous months, overall volumes are returning to healthy levels amidst strong signs of a new reality in the industry. June figures show consolidating trends of change that will likely lead to electric surprises in the second half of the year


55% Growth In Italy’s Electric Vehicle Market Year Over Year

June 12th, 2020 | by Carlo Ombello

The worst is over for global car sales, following the coronavirus black swan that has put an indelible mark on 2020. With every nation slowly enacting new phases of reopening, the car industry can breath a sigh of relief, as car sales everywhere pick up momentum after an awful few weeks at near-zero. Fast in bouncing back is Italy's market, which - although still about 50% down year-on-year - is way up from the April lows that saw it crater by 97.5% from the same month last year. So does this mean we're back to business as usual? Not quite


100% Electric Cars Score 11.6% Market Share In Italy In April

June 2nd, 2020 | by Carlo Ombello

As the worldwide coronavirus lockdown stormed all nations' economies throughout the month of April, the car industry witnessed a near complete shutdown of unprecedented proportions. The extent of it is clearly shown in Italy's car sales for the month, which were down a jaw-dropping 97.5% year over year. This was widely anticipated since a severe lockdown began in March and the market started its precipitous descent, but it is dramatic nonetheless


Italian EV Sales Stay Afloat In Catastrophic March For Car Industry

April 12th, 2020 | by Carlo Ombello

A matter of weeks. That's all it took for the coronavirus pandemic to change the face of the world and wreak havoc at an unprecedented scale on all aspects of human life. The economic fallout of this health emergency has proved particularly quick and devastating on the transport sector, as entire continents try to slow the spread by adopting strict lockdowns


2020 Starts With A Bang For Italy’s EV Market — January Sales Up 587%!

February 11th, 2020 | by Carlo Ombello

January sales are out for the Italian car market, and electric cars are up by nearly 600% (!) over the same month last year. 1943 BEVs were sold in the country, an epic surge over last year's 283 units during the same period. Surprised? 2020 was awaited with great anticipation in the EV community, with many new electric models entering the market and stricter emission regulations by the European Union forcing automakers to sell cleaner cars. A surge in popularity for EVs was expected, but the first month of the new year goes beyond expectations.


Italy’s Tiny EV Market Doubles Again — Over 10,000 Sales In 2019

January 15th, 2020 | by Carlo Ombello

It's taken a long time, but Italy's electric car market is finally starting to take off. Official figures released by UNRAE (the association of foreign carmakers in Italy) confirm 10,566 battery electric cars were sold in the Bel Paese in the 12 months of 2019, doubling 2018 sales and consolidating a trend of exponential growth started two years ago. But why should we care, when a much smaller car market such as Netherlands saw over 12,000 Tesla Model 3s being sold in the single month of December


Tesla Model 3 Was Italy’s Best Selling EV In September

October 9th, 2019 | by Johnna Crider

The Tesla Model 3 was Italy's best selling EV in September. According to Italian EV blog Vai Elettrico, electric vehicle sales increased by 156% from September 2018 to September 2019. Over 1,200 vehicles were registered and Italy saw the market share rise up to 0.9% of the total. 325 Tesla Model 3s in total were sold in September, accounting for 26% of the country's EV sales



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