The Volkswagen Group (which incorporates Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche, Skoda, SEAT and extra) has severely accelerated its international plug-in electrical automotive gross sales final 12 months, principally tripling the 2019 consequence, regardless of the challenges in 2020 that precipitated a 15.2% decline of the general quantity to 9,305,400.
In keeping with the gross sales report for 2020, the group has bought roughly 231,600 all-electric vehicles (over 3 times greater than in 2019), which represents 2.5% of the overall. The plug-in hybrids additionally had been rising fairly nicely – elevated by 175% year-over-year to roughly 190,500!
Consequently, the Volkswagen Group closed the 12 months with 422,100 new plug-in electrical automotive deliveries (up 195% year-over-year). That accounts for over 4.5% of the general quantity and opens the door for greater than 10% in 2021.
- BEVs: about 231,600 (up 214% year-over-year) and 2.49% of the overall quantity
- PHEVs: about 190,500 (up 175% year-over-year) and 2.05% of the overall quantity
- Complete: about 422,100 (up 195% year-over-year) and 4.54% of the overall quantity
Volkswagen Group’s plug-ins had been particularly well-liked in Western Europe, the place they accounted for 10.5% (in comparison with 1.9% in 2019) of the overall quantity of two,939,900 (down 21.6% year-over-year). That may be 308,690 or over 73% of the overall globally! It signifies that “solely” 113,410 plug-ins had been bought outdoors Western Europe (not even outdoors Europe).
In Germany, the group bought about 127,333 plugs-ins (11.6% out of whole 1,097,700).
The highest-selling battery-electric automotive within the group was the all-new Volkswagen ID.3 with 56,500 deliveries. Nice outcomes had been set additionally by the Audi e-tron household – 47,300, and the retiring Volkswagen e-Golf – 41,300. Porsche did fairly sturdy with the Taycan as nicely, achieving its target of 20,000 units.
- Volkswagen ID.3 – 56,500
- Audi e-tron – 47,300
- Volkswagen e-Golf – 41,300
- Volkswagen e-up! – 22,200
- Porsche Taycan – 20,000
Audi E-tron Sportback
Porsche Taycan 4S
Within the case of plug-in hybrid, the person volumes will not be as excessive:
- Volkswagen Passat GTE – 27,200
- Audi Q5 – 23,500
- Porsche Cayenne – 21,500
- ŠKODA Very good iV – 16,400
- Volkswagen Golf GTE / eHybrid – 15,200
Volkswagen Passat GTE 2020
Audi Q5 55 TFSI e quattro
Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid
Škoda Very good iV
Volkswagen Golf GTE / eHybrid