Ford, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Volkswagen Group were the big winners as sales of passenger cars and light commercial vehicles in Turkey surged 388 percent in July.
Sales of Ford passenger cars and vans jumped by 830 percent, helped by higher volumes of Transit/Tourneo vans, according to data from JATO Dynamics market researchers.
Fiat Chrysler's volume rose by 701 percent, led by an 830 increase in Fiat van sales and a 769 percent leap in Jeep sales. Fiat passenger cars gained 661 percent while Maserati saw sales jump 500 percent.
Volkswagen Group saw a 558 percent jump in registrations led by a 1,057 percent increase in sales of VW commercial vans, followed by Seat, (up 827 percent); Audi, (up 773 percent); Skoda (up 678 percent); VW brand (up 315 percent); and Porsche (up 91 percent).