Tesla thrives in Italy as broader plug-in market falls in March

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It was widely expected, and it’s finally happened. While most European car markets keep posting new records and continued monthly growth for plug-in car sales, Italy’s is getting stuck in a rout of its own doing. Europe’s fourth largest market posts in March its first – and wild – BEV decline in many years of growth.

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Italy’s BEV market down in February – Waiting for new incentives

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As Europe sets sail for ever more ambitious growth for electric vehicles, all is not well in the continent’s fourth largest car market, Italy. While other major European auto markets continued posting steep increases in EV adoption in February, the Bel Paese almost seemed to be grinding to a halt. Why is that?

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Plug-ins start 2022 at 8.4% in Italy – Dacia Spring BEV best seller

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The race of Italy’s electric car market shows signs of fatigue, as 2022 started off with mixed results. While other European countries continued boasting exponential rises in January consistent with the exuberance of year-end, the same was not completely true in the continent’s fourth largest car market.

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Italy’s EV market doubled in 2021 – Any growth in 2022?

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2021 saw continued growth in the nascent Italian EV market. Amid the tail end of the coronavirus pandemic, uncertain financial incentives and the ongoing global chip shortage, electric mobility confirmed a momentum that has been gaining strength across Europe and the world.

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Plug-ins at record 13.3% in Italy in December but car market in crisis

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2021 ended on mixed notes for Italy’s car market. Amidst the continued, stellar growth of electric mobility throughout the Old Continent, EV sales finished the year at record share levels in all major European markets. While Italy followed suit in share terms, total sales reached worrying lows throughout powertrain segments.

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Italy’s plug-in sales near 12% in November as car market declines

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Italy’s EV market maintains a fast pace in November, while overall car sales continue their decline in tune with most other European countries. As internal combustion engines keep their downward trajectory, a new normal seems to be taking place: less overall sales, more electrified ones.

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Sweet October for EVs in Italy – Plug-ins at 12% market share

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It’s yet another month of positive news for electric mobility throughout Europe, and Italy – the continent’s fourth largest market – is no less in scoring high EV gains in the midst of a global ICE meltdown.

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Italy’s EV market keeps growing – Plug-ins reach 8.5% in Q3 2021

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It’s been a stellar year so far for electric car sales. Throughout Europe new records keep coming, with emerging markets consolidating into double-digit share for plug-in vehicles. In the wake of September records, Italy – Europe’s fourth largest market – has now entered a new phase in the race to EV adoption. Time for a recap of the first three quarters of 2021.

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Dacia Spring leads Italy’s BEV market to record 8% in September as Tesla Model Y lands

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It is a momentous time for electric vehicles throughout Europe. September sales have brought fresh records throughout the continent’s major car markets, and all this is happening in the background of a wider crisis for traditional powertrains. In a quarter-end month filled with expectations for market share as well as individual model exploits, Italy’s car market does not disappoint and boasts historical highs and new entries.

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Italy’s plug-in sales near 10% in August – Mustang Mach-E enters market

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Plug-in vehicles’ sales keep climbing in Italy. August statistics bring yet more good news on the electric mobility front, building on the strong momentum for EVs while a slowing car market shows growing signs of decline for internal combustion powertrains.

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