Petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold reached 64.6 % in 2020 in Czech Republic, according to ACEA. This is 7.14 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold in Czech Republic reached an all time high of 70.8 % in 2008 and an all time low of 57.3 % in 2010. When compared to Czech Republic's main peers, petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold in Austria amounted to 43.3 %, 48.6 % in Hungary, 62.6 % in Poland and 61.9 % in Slovakia in 2020.
Czech Republic has been ranked 1st within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold, 9 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
A petrol engine (known as a gasoline engine in North America) is an internal combustion engine with spark ignition, designed to run on petrol and similar volatile fuels.