The German company Volkswagen announced the sale of a large number of electric vehicles. The company said it had sold a total of 379,000 units of electric vehicles worldwide in 2021. their business in electric vehicles has grown by 63 percent compared to 2020. Because in 2020, Volkswagen sold only 214,000 units of electric cars.
It should be noted here that in 2019, Volkswagen was able to sell only 72,000 units of electric cars. On the other hand, the company claims that the sales ratio between pure battery-powered electric cars and hybrid cars is close to 2: 8.
The company also said it had delivered a large number of vehicles to the United States, China and Germany last year. In China, they delivered a total of 8,100 units of battery-powered electric vehicles, up 436 percent from 2020. Of which more than 60,000 units are from the Dedicated ID Electric Car family of the company. As a result, Volkswagen ranks among the top five battery electric vehicle sellers in China.
Volkswagen, on the other hand, sold 20 times more electric vehicles in the United States in 2021 than last year, at 18,000 units. However, despite the increase in sales of electric vehicles, the company’s overall business has declined in 2021 compared to 2020. According to them, in 2021, the company has sold about 5 million cars worldwide.