The thematic resource EV Sales, which provides statistics on registration of new vehicles with an electric component (electric vehicles and hybrids), cited data for October. The first place in the absolute – Tesla Model 3, but Volkswagen is progressing very quickly.
In a month, 22,755 Tesla Model S were registered. In second place is the compact electric car Wuling HongGuang Mini EV – 20,631 units were registered. Tesla again ranks third in the Top 3, this time behind the Model Y crossover (10,602 units). For the first time, the newcomer of the European market Volkswagen ID.3 made it to the Top 5 – 10 584 units. And in last place in the Top 5 – the European guard Renault Zoe.
In the manufacturers’ rating, Tesla is naturally in first place with almost 36,000 cars, Volkswagen with its e-Golf, Passat PHEV, Audi e-Tron and ID.3 is on its heels. In general, ID.3 has boldly started, and already in the future, next year, it can compete for the title of the most popular car on the electric vehicle market with Model 3, and this will propel Volkswagen into the market leader.