BMW i3 Shines in Norway

The Norwegian PEV passenger car market continues to grow, having registered 3.622 units in October, up 22% regarding the same month last year, with year-to-date registrations growing at a 33% rate and placing the plug-in market share at 29%.

After a Second Place in the previous month, the BMW i3 was the Best Selling model, with 503 units, followed by two plug-in hybrids, the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, with 360 registrations, and the Volkswagen Passat GTE, with 338 units, its best result in six months.

A mention to the Hyundai Ioniq Electric, registering 66 units in its full sales month, leaving promising signs for the future.

In the Year-to-date ranking, the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV is ahead, with 4.490 units, with a comfortable 254 unit advance over the Second Placed VW e-Golf (4.236 registrations), while the Third Placed Nissan Leaf (3.667 units) is closely followed by the VW Golf GTE, with 3.654 units.