Peugeot CEO says nearly 20% of European sales through August electrified

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LONDON, Oct 19 (Reuters) – The head of Stellantis NV’s (STLA.MI) Peugeot model mentioned on Tuesday that throughout the first eight months of 2021 nearly 20% of the automobiles it bought in Europe have been electrified.

Speaking on the Reuters Events Automotive Summit, Peugeot CEO Linda Jackson mentioned that just about one fifth of sales in Europe have been both totally electrical or plug-in hybrids.

Reporting By Nick Carey; Editing by Edmund Blair

The logo of French car manufacturer Peugeot is seen at Brussels Motor Show, Belgium January 9, 2020. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir