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13% Plugin Vehicle Share in Europe — Almost A New Record!

December 1st, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

#1 Volkswagen ID.3 — Veni, vidi, vici. After years of anticipation, the 2021 best selling EV in Europe has finally landed, and in only its second month on the market, the new German hatchback has hit its first five-digit score, with 10,584 registrations


November French EV Market Share Hits 15% & Growing

December 1st, 2020 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland

France, Europe's second largest auto market, saw plugin electric vehicle market share reach 14.8% in November 2020, up almost 5× from 3.2% share in November 2019. The homegrown Renault ZOE was again the best selling plugin


Renault Twingo EV Lands In Hot French EV Market (12% Share!)

November 20th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

While the overall automotive market is continuing down its negative path (-10% in October), plugin sales continue to be steaming hot (+360%!). Plugin hybrids (PHEVs) are shining above everything else (up 388%, to 9,945 units, a new record)


Peugeot Study Shows Kids Are Pushing Parents To Buy EVs

November 4th, 2020 | by Jo Borrás

A recent UK study by the French brand Peugeot indicates that more than two-thirds of England's children say they believe electric and plug-in hybrid cars are good for the planet, with over 55% of parents admitting that their children have told them that they should buy an


Kids Get Parents To Buy Electric Cars

October 30th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan

According to Peugeot, "more than half of children surveyed in Britain want their parents to be more environmentally friendly, including switching to electric or plug-in HYBRID vehicles." And these are seriously kids, not young adults — 7–12 years old. 1,235 such children were surveyed


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


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


11% Plugin Vehicle Share in Europe!

September 26th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

The European passenger plugin vehicle market is on fire, having gotten over 97,000 registrations in August, +171% year over year (YoY). That put last month's plugin share at 11% share, or 5.7% fully electric vehicles (BEVs)


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


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


Another Record Month For Plugin Vehicles In Europe

August 28th, 2020 | by Jose Pontes

The European passenger plugin vehicle market is on fire, having scored over 113,000 registrations in July (+213% year over year, the highest growth rate in 5 years). This is the market's second record performance in a row



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