Germany is the leading European market for plug-in electric car sales, while Norway has the largest share of EV registrations among European countries. Norway has a population of roughly 5.4 million people, and every second new car registered in Norway is a battery electric vehicle. Globally, plug-in light vehicle sales are tipped to reach a new record in 2020, with Europe being the largest driver of growth.
Leading electric vehicle models in Europe
Renault's Zoe and Tesla's Model 3 are among Europe's best-selling electric vehicle models, both in terms of vehicles in operation and new car registrations. In the latter category, Volkswagen's new ID.3 model climbed through the ranks and topped the charts in December.
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In the following 4 chapters, you will quickly find the 22 most important statistics relating to "Electric vehicles in Europe".