Six electric models made it onto the list of the top 20 most-sold passenger vehicles in Norway in 2017. The e-Golf was at the top of the list. More than half of those are fully electric, but if you count plug-in hybrids, then three-quarters of Golf models have a plug.
Norwegians love the outdoors
Thomas admits in the video series that he was sceptical before he sat in an electric car for the first time.
“My minimum requirement was that it deliver the same power as a petrol engine”, the IT manager remembers. “And today, I would never buy another petrol car.”
Driving is one of Thomas’s passions. In his free time, he drives with his family to go snowboarding, skateboarding or fishing. “Protecting the environment is very important to me”, Thomas says; “And as long as your country has enough electricity, then electric mobility is not complicated at all.”