Volkswagen Group EV deliveries up 26% in 2022

The Volkswagen Group shipped 572,100 all-electric powered motor vehicles in 2022.

In contrast to 2021, this is a substantial enhance of 26%.

The BEV share of complete deliveries therefore attained 6.9%, up from 5.1% a calendar year previously. The Volkswagen Team continues to be the BEV sector chief in its household sector of Europe and achieved the fourth placement in this segment in the United States.

Hildegard Wortmann, member of the extended government committee for profits, stated: “Our makes have demonstrated a good functionality with regards to deliveries in a incredibly difficult setting previous 12 months. I am particularly pleased that our electric powered transformation acquired even further traction across the brand names and that we arrived at our focus on share of about 7 to 8% for all-electric powered motor vehicles despite these headwinds.

“The significant order lender is a distinct proof that consumers enjoy our entire powerful merchandise portfolio. That presents us self esteem for 2023 irrespective of weakening macroeconomics and ongoing provide shortages. The latter are envisioned to improve action by move in the study course of the 12 months.”

In Europe, in general deliveries declined by 10.4% to 3,153,200 vehicles whereas BEVs were being up by 13.4% to 352,000 units.

The the vast majority of 2,711,300 automobiles was delivered to Western Europe wherever the drop was a lot less pronounced with 5.2%. BEVs had been in significant need in this area and attained a share of 12.6% of all deliveries (2021: 10.5 %).

The Group remains market place chief in this segment in Europe. The get financial institution in Western Europe remained substantial at 1.8 million automobiles – together with 310,000 BEVs – thanks to source constraints.