Petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold reached 60.1 % in 2020 in Slovenia, according to ACEA. This is 12.2 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold in Slovenia reached an all time high of 74.0 % in 2018 and an all time low of % in. When compared to Slovenia's main peers, petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold in Austria amounted to 43.3 %, 55.0 % in Croatia, 48.6 % in Hungary and 37.8 % in Italy in 2020.
Slovenia has been ranked 5th within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of petrol-fuelled as a share of new cars sold, 2 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.