JATO: 2018 record year for EVs; sales up 74% to 1.26M units; overall market stable, as SUVs rule
Green Car Congress
FEBRUARY 24, 2019
Chinese demand for EVs soared throughout 2018, as the car-type gained more visibility among consumers, due in part to their promotion by local governments for their environmental impact. The dip in the Chinese market had ramifications upon the rest of the global market in 2018.