Electric mobility market is rapidly evolving and gaining momentum.
In the European market, the trend towards purchase of electric cars is growing, while gasoline reached a historic low. Total new car sales for the first quarter of 2019 has decreased by 3.2% compared to the same period in 2018.
The ban of diesel engines is reflected in the market more and more. The demand for engines on heavy fuel decreased from a share of the market in March of 31.2%, significantly lower than last year, and even more in comparison with 2017 year. Moreover, it reached a historic low, recorded in the 21st century.
But the electric market is rapidly developing and gaining momentum. So for the last month of the quarter recorded 125 400 people who have purchased these or other electric cars (PHEV, BEV, EV). Major growth seen in Germany, Holland, Spain, Norway.
Major buggy, which is breaking all records was the Tesla Model 3 and a quantity 15 of 755 vehicles, which is more than three times the previous most popular electric car Renault Zoe.
The most popular engine was the VW Golf. But the SUV segment dipped slightly, although still holding the position as the most popular sector of the market. In Europe it was 650 00 compact and mid-size SUVs.