Experts predicted an increase in the share of sales of electric cars in Russia

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The share of sales of new electric vehicles on the Russian market by 2035 will be about 25%. This was reported on May 4 by TASS with reference to the release of the consulting company Boston Consulting Group (BCG).

“If we talk about Russia, then it belongs to the group of countries where a gradual decrease in the share of traditional gasoline and diesel passenger cars in sales is expected from about 97% now to 55% by 2035. The share of electric cars in the sales of new cars by this time should reach about 25%, “- quoted in the release the words of the head of the global direction” City of the Future “at BCG Vladislav Butenko.

It is noted that regulatory and infrastructural support will help speed up the process of introducing electric transport in the Russian Federation.

Earlier it became known that 687 new electric vehicles were sold in Russia in 2020, which is 95% more than in 2019.

The segment leader was the Nissan Leaf hatchback with 144 units. The second place is occupied by a newcomer to the market, the crossover Audi E-Tron, sales of which in our country began in July. In six months, 134 such machines were purchased. Tesla Model 3 is in third position with a result of 110 cars.