AFV accounted for 4.5% of new car sales in Western Europe in Q1 2016
Data published by the ACEA showed that sales of AFV in Western Europe (EU-28 + EFTA) amounted to 177,182 in Q1 2016, up 10.7% from the same period in 2014. This brought AFV penetration in new car sales in Western Europe to 4.5% in Q1 2016 (6.4% in EU).
EVs, and HEVs achieved year-on-year (y-y) growth of +37.5% and 29.7% respectively whereas NGV+LPG sales fell by 22.4% comparing to 2014.
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