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11% Plugin Vehicle Share In France!

October 14th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

While the overall French automotive market had a so so month (-3% in September), plugin vehicle sales continued to be steaming hot (+322%!). Plugin hybrids (PHEVs) were up 486%, to 7,867 units, faring better than 100% electric vehicles (BEVs), which were up only 138%, to 10,011 registrations


Koreans Shine In Slow Selling EV Month In France

September 19th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

Even with the overall automotive market back in the dog house (-20% in August), plugin sales continue to be immune to the surrounding doom and gloom, with plugin hybrids (PHEVs) up 269%, to 5,266 units, faring better than fully electric vehicles (BEVs), which were up only 167%, to 5,590 registrations, allowing plugin hybrids to have 49% of the plugin market last month, above this year's average (35%) and quite possibly the highest share ever by plugin hybrids in this traditionally BEV-friendly market


Renault Zoe Shines In New Record Month In France

July 15th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

The Dog Days Are Over in the French EV market, with the pandemic's disruption now behind it, and a new stimulus package from the local government that can go up to €12,000. (Now imagine if the €16,000 Dacia Spring EV lands in time for this kind of incentive — it will be yours for peanuts!)


Renault Zoe Returns To #1 In France

June 17th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

With the overall French market slowly returning to normal (last month it was down just 50%), plugin vehicle sales are also returning to form, with registrations up a splendid 77% year over year in May, to 7,167 units



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