Half of the New Cars Sold in Norway Are Fully Electric, Tesla Model 3 Tops the List

PHILIP NUSSEL
Tesla's Model 3 has been a big success in Norway, accounting for 14 percent of all new cars registered in the first six months.
OSLO -- Booming sales of Tesla's Model 3 meant that 45 percent of all cars sold in the first half in Norway were electric, up from a 31 percent share in 2018.
Tesla's Model 3 accounted for 14 percent of all new cars registered in the first six months, according to data released by the Norwegian Information Council for Road Traffic (OFV) on Monday.
Sales of gasoline-fueled cars declined about 29 percent compared with the same period last year.