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Europe Passenger Cars Sales by Fuel (3Q2022)


Language: English
Provider: Helgi Analytics
Pages: 13

Sales of new electrically-chargeable passenger cars reached 555 thousand in the third quarter of 2022 in Europe, according to ACEA. Share of electric chargeable vehicles increased to 23.2% of all new passenger cars sold in 3Q2022, up from 22.4% seen in the third quarter of 2021.

Most electric vehicles (182 thousand) were sold in Germany (up 10.1% yoy), followed by the United Kingdom (83.1 thousand, up 3.72%), France with 73.4 thousand cars (up 13.8%), 30.6 thousand new vehicles were registered in Sweden (up 9.74%) and 29.7 thousand in Norway (down 25.3%).

In relative terms, Norway liked the electric chargeable vehicles the most with 86.7% of all new passenger cars sold followed by Iceland (51.0%) and Sweden (50.6%).

Altogether, sale of alternative powered vehicles, including chargeable, hybrid and other alternative fuels vehicles (fuelled by NGV, LPG, or ethanol), accounted for 48.9% of new cars sold in the third quarter of 2022.

Sales of traditionally-powered vehicles using petrol and diesel reached 350 thousand in the third quarter of 2022. The share of petrol reached 36.5% and share of diesel-powered vehicles 14.6% of all new passenger cars sold in 3Q2022.

Automotive | European Union | November 10, 2022