Passenger car registrations in Finland 2013-2018, by fuel type

In recent years, the registrations of new diesel-fueled passenger cars have suffered a decrease. Whereas in 2013 roughly 38.6 thousand new passenger cars were registered, the figure from 2018 was nearly ten thousand less, amounting to 28.9 thousand. Cars of fuel types such as petrol, electricity, and natural gas showed an opposite trend, increasing in registration numbers in recent years.

Trend of increasing electric passenger cars can be seen in the registration numbers of Tesla Motors

The trend of increasing electric passenger car registrations could be seen in the registration numbers of cars from the brand Tesla Motors. While the annual number of new car registrations fluctuated, the registrations nevertheless rose from two cars in 2013 to 172 cars in 2018.

Tesla Motors as the leading brand of electric passenger cars

Despite the passenger car registration fluctuations of Tesla Motors in Finland, the brand ranked as the leading brand of electric passenger cars in the country, having the highest number of electric cars on the road as of 2018. The most popular model of the brand by far was the five-door sedan Model S with more than 700 vehicles.

Number of new passenger cars registered in Finland from 2013 to 2018, by fuel type

Fuel type201320142015201620172018
Petrol64,09464,17169,06977,92679,03484,700
Diesel38,63541,35338,82939,46336,06428,936
Electric50183243223502776
Petrol/electric1012124001,1162,4014,797
Petrol/CNG8386140127368979
Petrol/ethanol402344105141-
Natural gas2137--65182
Diesel/electric66511593152135
Other24371838--
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Source

Release date

May 2019

Region

Finland

Survey time period

2013 to 2018

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