For the year 2020 I kept statistics regarding the electric car registrations in Switzerland . For the year 2021 I do the same and will try to add the latest figures to the article every month. This year I have a share of all-electric vehicles from 15 – 20% hoped, I am curious whether we can do it. I consciously go into BEVs, i.e. pure battery-electric vehicles, not hybrids.
Top 15 Electric cars Switzerland 2021
After a month you can’t make a lot of statements. The Volkwwagen Group has definitely got off to a good start 2021, more than every fourth newly registered electric car in Switzerland per year 2021 comes from the group. The leading model is the Renault Zoe by a clear margin ahead of the VW ID.3 and the newcomer Volvo XC 40. Tesla surprisingly only in 5th place and still with stable numbers despite the high prices of the Porsche Taycan:
Electric car market shares in Switzerland 2021
In the year 2020 purely battery-electric cars accounted for 8.2% of new registrations. In January 2021 this number drops to 6.8%, so I hope that the positive signals from the federal government will result in a significant increase in the next few months.
This 2021 is only one month old and still marked by the corona lockdown. The electric cars got off to a weak start with a market share of 6.8%, so I expect a lot more. Also thanks to the VBS, which wants to clearly rely on electric cars in the future , and the positive reporting from SRF Kassensturz .