Electric and plug-in hybrid vehicle sales in China have increased by 480 percent this January compared to the same month last year. The majority of the new energy vehicles that got a license plate were all-electric cars, according to CAAM.
China’s new energy vehicle sales soared by 480 percent year on year to 31,638 units, according to the China Passenger Car Association.
Battery electric vehicles took up 61 percent of the total sales of plug-in vehicles. In numbers, electric car registrations stood at 19,392 units while the plug-in hybrid electric vehicle sales came in with 12,246 units. BAIC BJEV ranked first last month with BYD following suit. The latter came in at the top in plug-in hybrid sales though.