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Russia sales increase 19% as market rebound continues

Aug. 9, 2017 06:01 CET

New-car registrations in Russia increased 19 percent in July, the fifth consecutive month of increasing demand in a market emerging from a four-year slump. In the first seven months, sales rose 8.5 percent.
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AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE MONTHLY MAGAZINE
Europe's H1 sales hit post-crisis high; rebound may be losing momentum
Aug. 6, 2017 06:01 CET

Europe's first-half vehicle sales rose by nearly 5 percent despite predictions that the market would be nearly flat. There are signs that the rebound may be losing steam. ...

 

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JULY SALES
UK sales fall 9% on Brexit uncertainty
Aug. 4, 2017 12:09 CET

UK registrations fell 9 percent in July, the fourth consecutive month of declines. The result is the latest sign of how uncertainty about Brexit is hitting Britain's econ ...

 




 

Russia sales increase 19% as market rebound continues

Aug. 9, 2017 06:01 CET
New-car registrations in Russia increased 19 percent in July, the fifth consecutive month of increasing demand in a market emerging from a four-year slump. In the first seven months, sales rose 8.5 percent.

AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE MONTHLY MAGAZINE

Europe's H1 sales hit post-crisis high; rebound may be losing momentum

Aug. 6, 2017 06:01 CET
Europe's first-half vehicle sales rose by nearly 5 percent despite predictions that the market would be nearly flat. There are signs that the rebound may be losing steam.

JULY SALES

UK sales fall 9% on Brexit uncertainty

Aug. 4, 2017 12:09 CET
UK registrations fell 9 percent in July, the fourth consecutive month of declines. The result is the latest sign of how uncertainty about Brexit is hitting Britain's economy, the SMMT industry body said.

JULY SALES

French sales rise 11% in July on strong mass-market demand

Aug. 3, 2017 06:01 CET
French new-car sales rose 11 percent in July as most mass-market brands enjoyed a significant jump in demand. Registrations in the first seven months were up 3.8 percent to 1.28 million.

JULY SALES

German sales rise 1.5% in July despite diesel slump

Aug. 2, 2017 12:48 CET
German registrations rose by 1.5 percent in July despite a 13 percent fall in diesel car sales.

JULY SALES

Business sales boost Italian car market in July

Aug. 2, 2017 11:02 CET
Business demand helped drive a 5.9 percent increase in new-car sales in Italy last month as registrations rose to 145,363. In the first seven months, volume was up 8.6 percent to 1.28 million.

JULY SALES

Spanish sales rise nearly 3%, boosted by tourism

Aug. 2, 2017 13:31 CET
Spanish new-car sales grew by 2.5 percent in July as business registrations continued to offset falling demand from private customers. July's growth was at a slower pace than in previous months.

Russia sales increase 15% in 4th straight monthly rise

July 7, 2017 14:38 CET
New-car registrations in Russia increased 15 percent in June, the fourth consecutive month of higher sales.

UK car sales fall for third consecutive month

July 5, 2017 13:32 CET
UK new-car registrations fell by 4.8 percent in June to 243,454, the first time in six years sales have fallen for three months in a row as the market cools from record highs.

German car sales drop on fewer selling days

July 4, 2017 14:04 CET
German new-car sales declined 3.5 percent last month to 327,693 vehicles, according to data from the KBA. The motor transport authority attributed the decline to there being two fewer selling days in June.

Italy June sales surge 13%

July 4, 2017 11:56 CET
Italy's new-car registrations increased 13 percent in June to 187,642 units, according to figures from the country's transport ministry. “It is the best June since 2009,” said Gianmarco Giorda, director of auto industry association ANFIA.

French sales rise nearly 2% in June

July 3, 2017 11:16 CET
Registrations of new cars in France rose 1.6 percent to 230,940 vehicles in June, with Daimler, Toyota, Fiat Chrysler and Ford recording the strongest gains.

Spain sales rise 7%; troubling trends seen

July 3, 2017 20:41 CET
New-car sales in Spain were up 6.5 percent last month to 131,797 units, according to industry association ANFAC. It was Spain's best June result since 2007, but market watchers see reasons to be concerned.

European sales rise 8% in May, nearing pre-crisis levels

June 16, 2017 08:41 CET
European new-car registrations rose nearly 8 percent in May, with nearly all automakers recording sales increases. Winners included Toyota, Renault, VW and Fiat, while Opel's volume declined.

VW, Kia and Lada make big gains as Russia sales rise 15%

June 9, 2017 11:01 CET
New-car registrations in Russia increased 15 percent in May, the third consecutive month of higher sales.

UK new-car sales fall nearly 9% ahead of election

June 5, 2017 11:16 CET
UK new-car registrations fell 8.5 percent last month as demand declined in the run-up to this week's national election and sales were hit by the effect of an April tax hike which boosted demand earlier in the year.

MAY SALES

German sales jump 13% on fleet demand

June 2, 2017 12:44 CET
German new-car sales rose 13 percent in May on two extra selling days and strong sales to business fleets.

MAY SALES

Spain sales reach highest May level for 9 years

June 2, 2017 11:40 CET
New-car sales in Spain rose 11 percent in May to the highest level for the month since 2008, helping 5-month registrations rise by 7.3 percent.

MAY SALES

VW among winners as Italy's market gains 8%

June 2, 2017 10:17 CET
New-car sales in Italy rose 8.2 percent in May in the best result for the month in nine years as the VW brand passed Renault to become Italy's second best-selling marque.

MAY SALES

French sales rise 9% in May

June 1, 2017 14:09 CET
New-car registrations in France rose 8.9 percent in May with Seat, Ford, Fiat, Mercedes and Renault making strong gains.

European sales fall 7% on VW, British slump

May 16, 2017 09:10 CET
Passenger car registrations fell 7 percent in Europe in April on fewer selling days and a big slump in UK sales. VW, Ford and Opel saw large declines while Toyota and Kia boosted volume.

VW, Kia, Renault benefit as Russia sales rise 7%

May 12, 2017 11:00 CET
New-car sales in Russia rose 7 percent last month as the market's rebound gathered momentum after four years of falling demand. Industry watchers cautioned that the market is still "fragile."

APRIL SALES

Premium brands gain ground as UK sales plunge 20%

May 4, 2017 10:56 CET
UK new-car registrations slumped 20 percent in April, the biggest year-on-year drop for over six years after customers brought forward purchases in March to avoid a tax hike. Germany's premium brands outsold Vauxhall and VW while Ford retained its No. 1 spot.

APRIL SALES

Spanish sales rise on Easter tourism boost

May 4, 2017 10:59 CET
New-car registrations in Spain rose 1.1 percent in April, boosted by holiday rental sales. VW's Seat, along with Fiat, Ford and Toyota all increased volume.

APRIL SALES

German sales fall 8% as diesel share declines

May 3, 2017 14:34 CET
German new-car registrations fell 8 percent in April as buyers turned away from diesel cars and fewer selling days hit showroom traffic. Most larger brands saw sales decline except Fiat, Dacia, Toyota and Seat.

 
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12:01 am U.S. ET | July 12 2017

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Renault design boss knows which line matters most

Peter Sigal
12:01 am U.S. ET | July 11 2017

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Volvo sends message to suppliers

Douglas A. Bolduc
8:40 am U.S. ET | July 5 2017

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Ghosn knows what it means to be No. 1

Lindsay Chappell
12:01 am U.S. ET | July 5 2017

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