The best-selling electric car in France in 2022

Which electric cars sell best in France? Discover in pictures the top 20 best-selling new models in the 12 months of 2022.

The year 2022 has ended the automotive market is already watching 2023 including the Brussels Salon, 100th namemarks the kick-off from January 14 to 22 (here is the program).

Who says moving from one year to another, it is necessary to say balance sheet to be drawn. And the least we can write is the vintage 2022 has never been better for Peugeot in terms of sales.

Both in terms of passenger vehicles, all segments combinedthan the SUV market, the lion’s mark left only crumbs to its rivals.

Electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids: 22.2% in December 2022

The same is true of electricity market that good monthly health is detailed to us byAvere-France. In general, the green mobility has seen a big step forward since 2021 among consumers.

In December alone, the new electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles thus indulged themselves 22.2% market sharewith 42,461 registrations.

By 2022, at least 346,875 vehicles (private individuals and utilities) sold, including 219,755 100% electric. The total fleet then reach to 1,102,975 electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles.

“With 42,461 registrations, December 2022 marks a new record in a market for private and commercial vehicles in a slight decrease (- 2.9% compared to 2021)”, comment Clement Molizon, General Delegate of l’Avere-France. “The market share, throughout 2022, has increased to 18.3% (compared to 15% in 2021, 9.5% in 2020 and 2.6% in 2019), confirming the dynamics. »

“However, the conditions for obtaining the ecological bonus, which become less favorable in general for buyers of new vehicles (ceiling set at 5,000 euros, exclusion of light vehicles over 47,000 euros and /or weighing more than 2.4 tons, reading complexity), could slow the growth of electric vehicles”, he admitted.

“In a context where the price of batteries has increased for the first time in 10 years, we can only remember that it is appropriate to maintain as long as necessary the aid for procurement and, moreover, to adapt it to the reality of the market. . In addition, strong measures, adapted to the future second-hand car market, will also help consolidate the current dynamics. »

December 2022: Dacia Spring ends

According to monthly sales figures provided by electric mobility barometerThe Dacia Spring granted himself in the last month of the year with 2800 registrations. the compact SUV is ahead of the Tesla Model 3 (2675) and the Renault Mégane e-Tech (2534).

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Three models became neck and neck in 2022 for the title of Best electricity seller in France. : The Peugeot e-208The Dacia Spring and the Tesla Model 3.

If the spring showed the end of its hood in December 2022, it is actually the lioness who ends the year on high of segments. Third in 2021 behind Tesla and the Renault Zoeto be joined in 2023 by the new e-308 and e-308 SW closed in 2022 with 19,219 registrations.

Dacia Spring is ending however vice-champion with 18,326 units on the road, leading the Tesla Model 3 (17,005), the Renault Megane (15,580) and the Fiat 500e (15,163).

Here are the top 20 of the best electricity sales in France in 2022:

Peugeot e-208 19,219
Dacia Spring 18,326
Tesla Model 3 17,005
Renault Megane E-Tech 15,580
Fiat 500e 15,163
Renault Twingo 12,655
Renault Zoe 12,180
Tesla Model Y 11,892
Peugeot e-2008 7,174
Hyundai Kona 6,522
Mini Cooper SE 5,809
Volkswagen ID.3 4,256
Kia Niro 3,979
Citroen E-C4 3,858
Kia EV6 3,032
MG ZS 2,828
Volkswagen ID.4 2,757
Opel Corsa-e 2,511
Nissan Leaf 2,410
Opel Mokka-e 2,379

Sources: L’Avere-France, AAA Data

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