250,000 plug-in electric VW cars were sold since 2013. The next 250,000 should be sold within two years

Volkswagen celebrates the sale of its 250,000th plug-in electric car since 2013. The jubilee vehicle turns out to be an e-Golf, delivered in mid-December. About half of cumulative plug-in car sales were BEVs.

"The 250,000th car is a “Pure White” e-Golf. Sandra Fleischer from Herne took delivery of the car at the Autostadt in Wolfsburg in mid-December."

The German brand this year already delivered more than 70,000 plug-ins, compared to 50,000 in 2018. The top markets for VW in 2019 are:

  • China
  • Norway
  • Germany
  • the USA
  • the United Kingdom

Let's take a look at what models are selling the best (cumulatively):

  • Volkswagen e-Golf: 104,000
  • Volkswagen Golf GTE: 51,000
  • Volkswagen Passat Variant GTE: 42,000
  • Volkswagen e-up!: 21,000
  • other models combined: 32,000

Volkswagen's offer includes:

  • Volkswagen e-up! since 2013
  • Volkswagen e-Golf since 2014
  • Volkswagen Golf GTE since 2014
  • Volkswagen Passat and Passat Variant GTE since 2015
  • Volkswagen Passat PHEV (in China) since 2018
  • Volkswagen Tiguan PHEV (in China) since 2018
  • Volkswagen Bora (in China) since 2019
  • Volkswagen Lavida (in China) since 2019