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Electric car sales up 85% in April, MG 4 as key leader

Despite the difficulties, their sales of electric cars continue their unstoppable growth and last April they managed to exceed three thousand passenger car registrations, which represents a significant year-on-year increase.

According to data from the Business Association for the Development and Promotion of Electric Mobility (AEDIVE) and the National Association of Vehicle Sellers (GANVAM), registration of electrified vehicles (100% electric + plug-in hybrid) of all types (car, two wheels) , commercial and industrial) increased by 21.8% to 9,661 units in April. So far this year they have accumulated a growth of 31.7% to 40,951 units.

For this pure electric cars They’ve jumped on the sales bandwagon, closing out an excellent April month, and that’s despite a lackluster performance from Tesla, which, as always, focused on deliveries in the back half of the quarter.

Despite this, sales of electric cars in Spain have reached 3,621 units Meaning 84.9% increase over last year, In the accumulated of the year, battery electric vehicles have already been registered in our country in the first four months of the year, 15,172 units, or 60.9% more than last year.

For this plug-in hybrid They have been able to register 4,327 units in April, which shows 0.1% decrease, A technology that is starting to show signs of wear and tear in terms of sales, has nevertheless registered a growth of 29.9% in the first four months of the year, thanks to 19,205 registered units.

If we take into account that in April a total of 74,829 cars were registered among all technologies in Spain, an increase of 8.2% compared to the same period last year, which means that Pure electric cars represented only 4.89% Of sales in our country last April, while the plug-in hybrid reached 5.78%.

Combining the two techniques, we can see that In April, 10.67% of cars sold in Spain had an electrical outlet for recharging.

Sales of electric cars in Spain: April 2023

From the model, we see that MG 4 His excellent proposal has started bearing fruit. A Chinese electrician that has become a standard bearer for the Asian giant’s expanding brands has led the monthly sales list for the first time.

MG4 has managed to register a total of 373 units Which puts it in the first position in sales by model and brand, MG Sales share of 11.9%, An impressive figure indeed which brings the accumulated number for the year to 961 units.

On the back we find “Made in Spain” Citroën ë-C4Which managed to register 274 units in April, a growth of 34.3% over the previous year, taking the accumulated figure for the year to 815 units.

Electric car sales up 85% in april, mg 4 as key leader

is in third place Tesla Model Y, The American SUV delivered 249 units in terms of normal deliveries at the start of the quarter. This may not sound like such a huge figure, but it represents the beginning of a reduction in the large reliance on deliveries each quarter, with last year’s number, starting with production at the Berlin factory, barely 22 delivered. units.

  1. MG 4: 373 units
  2. Citroën ë-C4: 272 units
  3. Tesla Model Y: 249 units
  4. Peugeot e-2008: 200 units
  5. Fiat 500 E: 170 units
  6. Dacia Spring: 168 units
  7. Kia Niro: 157 units
  8. Renault Megane: 112 units
  9. Peugeot E-208: 89 units
  10. Volvo XC40: 81 units

Among other models, the wide presence of cars from Stellantis Group, The giant manages to place five models in the top ten, achieving 28.5% of electric car sales in Spain in combination with all its brands.

  1. Stellar: 28.5%
  2. Mg: 11.9%
  3. Renault-Nissan-Dacia: 11.8%
  4. Volkswagen Group: 10.7%
  5. Hyundai/Kia: 9%
  6. Tesla: 8.1%
Electric car sales up 85% in april, mg 4 as key leader

On the other hand, registrations of electric mopeds registered a decrease of 29.9% during the previous month with a total of 279 units. By April, they had fallen 42.6% to 1,016 units.

In their case, the registration of electric motorcycles in April stood at 832 units, which means 9.6% less, In the exercise so far, he recorded Retracement of 28.6% With a total of 2,506 registered units.

Continuing the analysis by vehicle type, data from AEDIVE and GANVAM show how registration electric van Expeditiously present in last mile delivery, 109.2% growth in April, 387 units sold, So far this year, its sales have increased by 130.7% with a total of 2,284 units.

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