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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.
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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 h ...

 

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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 be ...

 




 

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 sale 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.

Renault, Skoda and Citroen among winners as Italy sales fall 5%

May 3, 2017 11:54 CET
New-car registrations in Italy fell 4.6 percent last month with most major automakers losing volume except Renault, Skoda, BMW and Citroen.

Renault, PSA suffer as French sales decline 6%

May 2, 2017 10:06 CET
French registrations fell 6 percent in April on two fewer selling days. Domestic automakers Renault and PSA saw sales fall while VW Group's volume rose as its Seat and Skoda brands showed strong growth.

FCA, Ford and Renault gain share as European sales rise 11%

April 19, 2017 09:44 CET
European sales rose 11 percent in March as automakers took advantage of a solid economy and more selling days to lure additional buyers. Fiat Chrysler, Ford and Renault were among the automakers that gained market share at the expense of regional leader VW Group and No. 2 PSA.

VW brand sales rose 2.5% in March but are down for first quarter

April 12, 2017 11:03 CET
Volkswagen brand's global sales rose 2.5 percent in March but slid 1.3 percent in the first three months as slow sales in China and western Europe offset recovering demand in North and South America.

Lada, Kia and Renault see big gains as Russia sales rise nearly 10%

April 10, 2017 13:51 CET
New-car sales in Russia rose 9.4 percent last month as the market's rebound begins to gain momentum. Lada, Kia, Hyundai and Renault had big gains.

UK sales rise 8% in record monthly high

April 5, 2017 10:33 CET
UK new-car registrations rose 8.4 percent to a record monthly high in March as customers brought forward purchases to beat an April tax rise.

Spanish market returns to growth

April 5, 2017 09:44 CET
Spanish new-car sales rose 13 percent in March, restarting a positive trend after a flat February. Analysts and industry groups are predicting that the market will outpace European sales growth this year with registrations rising between 6 and 9 percent.

 
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