Audi International Electrical Automotive Gross sales Elevated 43% In Q1 2023: 34,600

Audi stories that its world automotive gross sales in the course of the first quarter of 2023 elevated by 7.9 p.c year-over-year to 415,700, though they continue to be considerably decrease than in Q1 2021 (462,800).

Within the case of all-electric automotive gross sales, Audi famous a noticeable enchancment of 42.8 p.c year-over-year to roughly 34,600 models. That is one of the best Q1 and the second-best quarter for battery electrical autos (BEV) to this point.

In comparison with the whole quantity, all-electric automobiles characterize about 8.3 p.c share (in comparison with 6.3 p.c a yr in the past).

Apparently, about two-thirds of the BEV gross sales falls on the MEB-based Audi This autumn e-tron household (21,300). It was additionally the third hottest BEV mannequin household within the Volkswagen Group in the course of the interval.

Audi BEV gross sales in Q1 2023:

For reference, in 2022, Audi bought a complete of 118,196 all-electric automobiles world wide (up 44 p.c year-over-year), which was about 7.3 p.c of the model’s complete quantity.

Audi BEV gross sales in Q1-This autumn 2022:

  • Audi This autumn e-tron (incl. Sportback) 52,800
  • Audi e-tron (incl. Sportback) 51,200
  • different fashions: round 14,200
  • complete: 118,196

Sadly, Audi doesn’t present gross sales outcomes for plug-in hybrid fashions.

In 2023, Audi is predicted to promote nicely over 100,000 electrical automobiles, particularly because the Audi Q8 e-tron (e-tron successor) is ramping up.

Within the case of the US, Audi electrical automotive gross sales won’t develop as quick as in Europe and globally as a result of the imported BEVs will not be eligible for the $7,500 federal tax credit score. That is why Audi is contemplating native manufacturing of electrical automobiles in North America.

Step by step, there will likely be increasingly electrical Audi fashions. Beginning in 2026, the German model will solely introduce all-electric automobiles to the worldwide market. That is in keeping with the final pattern amongst premium manufacturers.