Audi A3 e-Tron Best Seller in Hot Market

The German PEV passenger car market registered 3.788 registrations, up 185% Year-on-Year, with Year-to-date registrations now doubling the 2016 result during the same period.

The Audi A3 e-Tron was the leader in May, with 516 units, its best result ever, followed by the BMW 225xe Active Tourer in Second Place, with 298 registrations, a new record for the German model, while the Renault Zoe ended the month in Third, with 271 units.

The Year-to-date podium has the Renault Zoe in the leadership, with 1.749 units, followed closely by the Audi A3 e-Tron, with 1.670 sales, while the Third Placed Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV (1.299 deliveries) is being chased by the BMW 225xe Active Tourer (1.288 units).

Looking at other Alternative Fuels, CNG M1 sales are slightly down (-2%), to 848 units, while LPG M1 vehicles are seeing their sales rise significantly (+64%), to 1.802 units.