Auto Shows: price shock also for e -cars: 14.5 percent more expensive than a year ago

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Frankfurt/Duisburg - drivers have to count on new electric cars with faster rising prices than for combustion models.

E-Autos sind inzwischen deutlich teurer als noch vor einem Jahr. © provided by Tag24 E-cars are now significantly more expensive than a year ago.

After a market investigation by the Center for Automotive Research (Car), the 15 most popular electric cars in August were 14.5 percent more expensive than a year earlier, which meant an average price increase of 5385 euros.

with the best -selling burners, prices rose only by 12.5 percent. The "Handelsblatt" first reported on the price differences.

The price difference so far from state subsidies has so far increased between climate-friendly electric cars and burners.

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The car expert Ferdinand Dudenhöffer expects further price increases due to higher procurement costs for semiconductors and e-car-specific raw materials, for example in battery production.

The state environmental premiums are not sufficient for countermeasures according to Dudenhöffer. The 2.5 billion euros planned in the federal budget are expected to be used up in autumn 2023, which will collect the market for small and compact electric cars.

Auch bei klassischen Verbrenner-Autos sind die Listenpreise spürbar angestiegen. © provided by TAG24 Even with classic combustion cars, list prices have risen noticeably. price increases could ruin the market for small and compact electric cars

In view of inflation, nobody will pay 35,000 euros for a small battery-electric car. "The traffic lights and Minister Habeck pull the connector to the electric car," said Dudenhöffer. In the luxury segment, on the other hand, customers are less sensitive and paid the list prices out of their own pocket.

already expires at the turn of the year, the promotion of plug-in hybrids, which also have a combustion engine on board in addition to an electric motor. According to Car, the models still in stock are currently sold with comparatively high discounts.

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