The top sold electric cars in Spain in 2017

The top sold electric cars in Spain in 2017

The top sold electric cars in Spain in 2017.  In 2017, 3,920 electric cars were sold in Spain. It is an optimistic figure, taking into account that sales have increased by 96%. 2017  exceeds by far the 2,005 units of electric cars sold in 2016.

Which electric car has been the best selling in 2017? Undoubtedly, the big winner of the year is the Renault ZOE. In 2017, the French brand got a sales volume of 1,327 units only with Renault ZOE. A figure much higher than the previous year, with a sales increase of 230% compared to 2016. It is the first time that a Renault exceeds in Spain the thousand units sold of Renault ZOE.

In second place we find Nissan Leaf, with 530 units sold in 2017 which is 2 per cent better than 2016. Nissqn zill present a new model of the Leaf in 2018  that will undoubtedly become at least as competitive as Renault.

BMW takes the third place with its model BMW I3 that has been sold 497 times in 2017. It remains way below Renault even if the sales of the I3 model bounced by 149 per cent.

In the table presented at the beginning of the article, we can see the best-selling electric cars models in 2017 and 2016.

 

Source: wikipedia.

Electric cars Accumulated sales 2017 Acumulated sales 2016

Annual variation 

Brand Model Units Market share Units Market share Var s/a.a.a.
RENAULT ZOE 1.327 34% 402 20% 230%
NISSAN LEAF 530 14% 519 26% 2%
BMW i3 497 13% 200 10% 149%
SMART SMART 418 11% 155 8% 170%
TESLA MODEL S 225 6% 46 2% 389%
VOLKSWAGEN GOLF 176 4% 23 1% 665%
TESLA MODEL X 162 4% 9 0%
CITROEN C-ZERO 160 4% 496 25% -68%
HYUNDAI IONIQ 129 3% 2 0%
SMART FORFOUR 113 3% 0 0%
KIA SOUL 97 2% 88 4% 10%
PEUGEOT ION 29 1% 17 1% 71%
VOLKSWAGEN UP! 21 1% 7 0% 200%
CITROEN E-MEHARI 12 0% 21 1% -43%
MERCEDES CLASE B 12 0% 14 1% -14%
SEAT MII 11 0% 1 0% 1000%
FORD FOCUS 1 0% 0 0%
TOTAL  3.920 100% 2.005 100% 96%