Petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold reached 58.8 % in 2020 in Estonia, according to ACEA. This is 1.82 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold in Estonia reached an all time high of 85.6 % in 2001 and an all time low of % in. When compared to Estonia's main peers, petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold in Finland amounted to 47.3 %, 56.3 % in Latvia and 60.8 % in Lithuania in 2020.
Estonia has been ranked 6th within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold, 1 places behind 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.