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Market Insight: Diesel making way for electrons
Electrified car and SUV sales up 61 per cent as diesel wanes in smaller vehicles
4 Apr 2019
-SALES of electrified vehicles – hybrids, plug-in hybrids and pure EVs – have grown 61 per cent in Australia in the first quarter of this year, filling some of the void left by a steady decline in sales of diesel passenger cars and SUVs.
-Diesel passenger car sales are down 45 per cent over the same period of 2018, outpacing the 17.8 per cent decline in overall passenger car sales.
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