Renault reports a big 36% year-over-year decrease for its global passenger car sales in October. Als,o the all-electric car sales continue to decrease for the fourth consecutive month.
In total, the French brand sold some 10,393 electric cars (passenger and commercial), which is 15% less than a year ago.
All-electric cars accounted for 9.4% of the total Renault passenger car sales globally (17.1% in Europe) and 4.7% of commercial vehicles (5.1% in Europe).
So far this year, Renault has sold some 83,405 electric cars (down 2% year-over-year). BEVs stand for 6.6% of the total passenger car sales globally (12.5% in Europe).
The number includes passenger and commercial BEVs, but excludes Twizy heavy quadricycles (L7e) and plug-in hybrids.
Last month, Renault sold over 7,000 ZOE and over 2,300 Twingo Z.E. The Renault Kangoo Z.E. van noted almost 1,000 units.
Monthly and year-to-date results:
The company announced recently that it has received 40,000 orders for the Spring.
The JMEV’s Eveasy brand sold in China some 380 EVs (2,659 YTD). The company is a joint venture between the Renault Group, Jiangling Motors Corporation Group (JMCG) and China Agricultural Development Construction Fund Corporation. The French manufacturer has held a controlling stake in JMEV since 2019.