Norway: Plug-In Automobile Gross sales Exceeded 90% Share In June 2023

In June, 15,566 new passenger vehicles have been registered in Norway, which is 4.5 % greater than a yr in the past. Nonetheless, the year-to-date quantity at 66,549 stays within the purple (down 2.9 % year-over-year).

Plug-in electrical automotive gross sales are outpacing the overall market, which interprets to the next and better market share.

Based on the Norwegian Highway Federation (OFV), 14,155 new passenger plug-in vehicles have been registered final month (up six % year-over-year), which is about 90.9 % of the full quantity (in comparison with 89.9 % a yr in the past). We won’t see such a degree wherever else on the planet.

The all-electric automotive section is particularly necessary for us – in June, some 12,801 new passenger BEVs have been registered (9 % greater than a yr in the past), which is 82.2 % of the full market.

In the meantime, plug-in hybrid automotive registrations, with out beneficiant tax incentives, are constantly reducing year-over-year for 18 months (January 2022). Final month, PHEV quantity decreased by 19 % to 1,354.

Stats for the month (solely passenger vehicles):

  • BEVs: 12,801 (up 9%) and 82.2% market share
  • PHEVs: 1,354 (down 19%) and eight.7% market share
  • Whole: 14,155 (up 6%) and 90.9% market share

Thus far this yr, nearly 60,000 new passenger plug-in electrical vehicles have been registered in Norway, which represents about 90 % of the full automotive gross sales.

There’s a huge likelihood that within the second half of the yr, we’ll see extra substantial progress over 2022.

Plug-in automotive registrations year-to-date:

  • BEVs: 55,276 (up 2%) and 83.1% market share
  • PHEVs: 4,689 (down 26%) and seven.0% market share
  • Whole: 59,965 (down 1%) and 90.1% market share

For reference, in 12 months of 2022, greater than 153,000 new plug-in electrical vehicles have been registered in Norway (87.8 % of the full quantity).


The Tesla Mannequin Y stays absolutely the best-selling automotive in Norway in June (3,127 models and 20.1 % market share) and within the first half of the yr (15,452 models and 23.2 % market share). Nearly one in 4 new passenger automotive registrations to date this yr was Tesla Mannequin Y.

The second hottest mannequin in June was the Volkswagen ID.4 (1,176), adopted by the Skoda Enyaq iV (759).

It is value noting that the three MEB-based crossover/SUVs – Volkswagen ID.4, Audi This fall e-tron, and Skoda Enyaq iV – famous collectively 7,732 new registrations within the first half of this yr. That is barely half of the amount of the Tesla Mannequin Y.

Not all Tesla fashions are promoting so nicely, although. For instance, the Tesla Mannequin 3 famous 288 models in June and 1,242 YTD. Volkswagen ID.3 famous respectively 251 and a couple of,146 models.

As we will see within the checklist under, among the many hottest fashions can be Volvo XC40 Recharge and several other Toyota fashions (together with the all-electric Toyota bZ4X because the #4 YTD).