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European car sales rise 4%, boosted by incentives

July 17, 2014 10:09 CET

European car sales rose 4 percent in June as an economic recovery in southern Europe, new product launches and retail incentives boosted demand for mass-market brands.
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Ford, Toyota models will help boost Turkish car output to record
July 13, 2014 20:01 CET

New models from Ford, Toyota and Hyundai are expected to help boost Turkish automotive production to a record this year as a recovery in European demand drives up exports ...
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Russian car sales sink most in 4 years on ruble weakness
July 10, 2014 12:29 CET

Sales of new cars in Russia plunged by the most in more than four years in June as a weaker ruble curbed demand. Automakers sold 199,398 vehicles last month, down 17 perc ...
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European car sales rise 4%, boosted by incentives

July 17, 2014 10:09 CET
European car sales rose 4 percent in June as an economic recovery in southern Europe, new product launches and retail incentives boosted demand for mass-market brands.... Read More »

Ford, Toyota models will help boost Turkish car output to record

July 13, 2014 20:01 CET
New models from Ford, Toyota and Hyundai are expected to help boost Turkish automotive production to a record this year as a recovery in European demand drives up exports.... Read More »

Russian car sales sink most in 4 years on ruble weakness

July 10, 2014 12:29 CET
Sales of new cars in Russia plunged by the most in more than four years in June as a weaker ruble curbed demand. Automakers sold 199,398 vehicles last month, down 17 percent from a year earlier.... Read More »

German car market slows as France, Spain, Italy continue recovery

July 1, 2014 15:43 CET
French, Spanish and Italian car sales rose in June while the German market slowed down, held back by fewer working days as the European market rebound remained intact.... Read More »

Europe car sales rise for ninth month

June 17, 2014 09:32 CET
Europe's car sales rose 4 percent in May as growing consumer confidence encouraged purchases of new models. Volume brands such as Renault, Opel, Peugeot and Skoda gained while Ford, Fiat and Hyundai lost ground.... Read More »

UK car sales rise to 10-year monthly record in May

June 5, 2014 12:04 CET
UK car sales rose nearly 8 percent in May to hit a 10-year record for the month, but future demand is likely to slow, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) said.... Read More »

European car sales lackluster in May

June 4, 2014 08:49 CET
New-car registrations across Europe were generally lackluster in May after a rebound in the first few months of the year, although sales in Germany and Spain rose due to incentives and subsidies.... Read More »

European sales rise 4% in April

May 16, 2014 08:40 CET
New-car registrations in Europe rose 4 percent in April with mass-market automakers Renault, Ford, Opel and PSA showing stronger growth than premium brands.... Read More »

Russian car sales fall 8% in April on weak ruble

May 13, 2014 16:08 CET
Russian car sales fell 8 percent in April as the weak ruble hit consumer demand. Car sales have been falling as Russia's already weak economy is further hit by Western sanctions over Ukraine and people delay making large purchases.... Read More »

W. Europe car sales headed for 4% growth after strong April

May 9, 2014 10:27 CET
Western European car sales may rise 4 percent to 12.04 million this year as the region's auto market continues its recovery. Four-month sales were up in all of the region's major markets.... Read More »

German car sales fall for first time in five months

May 5, 2014 12:56 CET
Sales of new cars in Germany fell by nearly 4 percent in April, bucking the trend in the other major western European markets of France, Italy and Spain where sales were up.... Read More »

European car sales rise 10% in March

April 17, 2014 09:08 CET
European car sales jumped 10 percent in March, the seventh consecutive monthly gain, as new models to replace aging vehicles and an economic rebound boosted demand. First-quarter sales rose 8 percent.... Read More »

European car sales recovery gains pace as German deliveries rise 5%

April 2, 2014 12:46 CET
Germany joined France, Italy and Spain in posting higher new-car sales in March, adding to signs that a recovery in the European market is gaining strength.... Read More »

European car sales rise 8% in February as region's economy revives

March 18, 2014 10:34 CET
European car sales rose by nearly 8 percent percent in February, the sixth consecutive monthly gain, as a gradual economic revival in southern Europe and price cuts helped to boost demand for new models.... Read More »

 
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 Read More ›
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New models from Ford, Toyota and Hyundai are expected to help boost Turkish automotive production to ...
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