|Hyundai Ioniq Electric - Good car waiting for a decent-sized battery
After a long absence, the South Korean market is back to EV Sales, the headline news is the thunderous arrival of the Hyundai Ioniq Electric, shooting immediately to Number One, pulling the total numbers back to positive numbers, now up 28% YoY, with the market share now at a record 0,18%.
The aforementioned Hyundai has a 1.000 units-long waiting list to fulfill, so the 2.000 units mark can be achieved until year end, placing it at different sales level from the remaining competition.
The following models are miles behind, with their sales down, probably affected by the Ioniq arrival.
An intriguing addition to the market is the arrival of the Chevrolet Volt, considering this is the first market outside North America for the Second Generation Volt, it will be interesting to see if its sales take off here.
|Hyundai Ioniq Electric
|Kia Soul EV
|Renault Samsung SM3 ZE
Chevrolet Spark EV
Renault Samsung Twizy