Petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold reached 43.4 % in 2020 in Luxembourg, according to ACEA. This is 14.3 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold in Luxembourg reached an all time high of 83.3 % in 1991 and an all time low of 22.2 % in 2007. When compared to Luxembourg's main peers, petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold in Belgium amounted to 51.8 %, 46.9 % in France, 46.7 % in Germany and 57.3 % in Netherlands in 2020.
Luxembourg has been ranked 23rd within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold.
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.