The Swedish plug-in electric vehicle market registered 1,174 plug-in electric cars last month, up 19% regarding the same month last year and pulling the market share to 4.3%.
The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV was the monthly best-selling car for the second month in a row with 203 deliveries, followed by the Kia Optima PHEV with 169 registrations and VW Passat GTE 161 units.
In the year-to-date ranking, the podium seats remain the same, with the VW Passat GTE leading with 2,150 units, followed by the Outlander PHEV with 1,456 units and Nissan Leaf with 827 deliveries.
In the Light Commercial Vehicles (N1) class, registrations were down 27% to 11 units, with the Renault Kangoo ZE (4 units) outselling once again the Nissan e-NV200 (3 registrations), with the French model also leading the YTD ranking, with 120 units.
Looking at other alternative fuels, this year CNG passenger cars are down 36% regarding the same period last year, to 1.469 units, while on the Fuel Cell front, no units were registered last month, with this year registrations stuck at 6 units.[source: EV-sales]