Petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold reached 62.6 % in 2020 in Poland, according to ACEA. This is 11.9 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold in Poland reached an all time high of 92.8 % in 1998 and an all time low of 40.7 % in 2010. When compared to Poland's main peers, petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold in Czech Republic amounted to 64.6 % and 46.7 % in Germany in 2020.
Poland has been ranked 2nd within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold, 15 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.