Sales of electric cars reached 175 thousand in 2020 in United Kingdom, according to ACEA. This is 140 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, sales of electric cars in United Kingdom reached an all time high of 175 thousand in 2020 and an all time low of 0.180 thousand in 2009. When compared to United Kingdom's main peers, sales of electric cars in Belgium amounted to 46.3 thousand, 186 thousand in France, 395 thousand in Germany and 6.51 thousand in Ireland in 2020.
United Kingdom has been ranked 4th within the group of 30 countries we follow in terms of sales of electric cars, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.