Outlander PHEV Leader in June, VW Passat GTE #1 YTD, Sweden

The Swedish PEV passenger car market registered 1 572 units in June, up 17% regarding the same month last year, being the best sales month since last September.

The Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV was the monthly best-selling car for the first time this year, with 271 deliveries, followed by the VW Passat GTE, with 247 registrations, and the Nissan Leaf, with 123 units.

In the Year-to-date ranking, the podium seats remain the same, with the VW Passat GTE leading with 1 989 units, followed by the Outlander PHEV (1 253 units) and Nissan Leaf (779).

In the Light Commercial Vehicles (N1) class, registrations were up 45% to 42 units, with the Renault Kangoo ZE outselling once again the Nissan e-NV200, winning by 25 to 1 units in June, with the French model also leading the YTD ranking, with 116 units.

Looking at other alternative fuels, this year CNG passenger cars are down 35% regarding the same period last year, to 1 317 units, while on the Fuel Cell front, no units were registered last month, with this year registrations stuck at 6 units.