Elec­tric cars the rage in Nor­way

The Citizen (KZN) - - World - Oslo

– The sale of new elec­tric cars in Nor­way rose by 30.9% last year amid soar­ing de­mand for Tesla Inc’s ve­hi­cles, but the pi­o­neer­ing US firm faces rising com­pe­ti­tion from ri­val car­mak­ers in 2020.

Fully elec­tric cars made up 42.4% of sales in the Nordic na­tion last year, a global record, rising from a 31.2% mar­ket share in 2018 and just 5.5% in 2013, the Nor­we­gian Road Fed­er­a­tion said yes­ter­day. –

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