'The demand is there': UK used electric car sales surge 90 per cent in 2023

Michael Holder
clock • 2 min read
Credit: iStock
Image:

Credit: iStock

Latest industry figures show almost 120,000 second hand battery electric vehicles changed hands in the UK last year

Demand for used electric vehicles (EVs) almost doubled in the UK last year, with sales rising over 90 per cent as nearly 120,000 second-hand battery cars changed hands, according to the latest industry...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech development
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guide
  • Access to our new BusinessGreen intelligence service, providing you with
  • > Exclusive in-depth case studies
  • > Policy briefings, white papers and reports on market trends that are shaping the direction of the net zero transition
  • Our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Online and interactive meetings with BusinessGreen’s editors to discuss the crucial stories and trends from the past month

Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial.

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on Automotive

Nissan to sell Acciona-made electric 'nanocars' and e-motorcycles in UK

Nissan to sell Acciona-made electric 'nanocars' and e-motorcycles in UK

New tie-up gives automaker rights to sell and service EV product range made by Spanish infrastructure giant Acciona

Cecilia Keating
clock 16 July 2024 • 2 min read
New TotalEnergies and SSE joint venture to create 300 'EV hubs' in UK and Ireland

New TotalEnergies and SSE joint venture to create 300 'EV hubs' in UK and Ireland

New firm Source targets 20 per cent of UK and Ireland EV charging market with deployment of up to 3,000 high power charge points

Stuart Stone
clock 16 July 2024 • 4 min read
'A new charge point every 25 minutes': How the UK's EV charging network hit the fast lane

'A new charge point every 25 minutes': How the UK's EV charging network hit the fast lane

Report reveals there are now nearly a million domestic, workplace, and public EV charges, but industry warns the new government must act to maintain recent momentum

James Murray
clock 15 July 2024 • 7 min read