Norway: Plug-In Automotive Gross sales Elevated In July 2023, ID.4 At The High

In July, 7,525 new passenger vehicles had been registered in Norway, which is 3.8 % greater than a 12 months in the past. Because of the latest optimistic outcomes, the year-to-date end result can also be enhancing however nonetheless stays within the pink at 74,074 (down 2.2 % year-over-year).

Plug-in electrical vehicles stay the basic a part of the Norwegian market and in July additionally outpaced the final automotive progress.

In keeping with the Norwegian Street Federation (OFV), 6,761 new passenger plug-in vehicles had been registered final month (up 12 % year-over-year), which is 89.8 % of the whole quantity (in comparison with 83 % a 12 months in the past).

Registrations of all-electric vehicles elevated by 20 % year-over-year and reached 6,148 items, which is a symbolic 10 instances larger end result than plug-in hybrid automotive registrations. PHEVs had been down year-over-year for the nineteenth consecutive month.

Registrations final month (solely passenger vehicles):

  • BEVs: 6,148 (up 20%) and 81.7% market share
  • PHEVs: 613 (down 31%) and eight.1% market share
  • Whole: 6,761 (up 12%) and 89.8% market share

Up to now this 12 months, over 66,000 new passenger plug-in electrical vehicles had been registered in Norway, which represents about 90 % of the whole automotive gross sales.

Plug-in automotive registrations year-to-date:

  • BEVs: 61,424 (up 4%) and 82.9% market share
  • PHEVs: 5,302 (down 27%) and seven.2% market share
  • Whole: 66,726 (up 0.3%) and 90.1% market share

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


In July, the Volkswagen ID.4 was essentially the most registered mannequin in Norway (975 items, up 13 % year-over-year), adopted by its cousin – Skoda Enyaq iV (691).

There isn’t a Tesla Mannequin Y on the high this time (in July, the favored Tesla was tenth with 195 items), nevertheless it nonetheless stays the best-selling automotive for the 12 months with an enormous benefit over others (15,647 items and over 21 % of the market).

As we are able to see under, the general Norwegian automotive market is dominated by crossover/SUV fashions.