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Belgium new cars sales reports a positive Q3 2015. BMW roars.

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Belgium new cars sales reports a positive Q3 2015 ended with a roaring BMW performance. However Volkswagen was untouched by recent scandal further increasing the gap over the followers.

Economic Outlook

Belgium’s economy remained on track in the second quarter of the year, with growth mirroring the first quarter’s result. A notable rally in exports helped propel the economy and offset falling fixed investment.

Looking forward, recent indicators suggest that the economy is continuing on a moderate, albeit constrained, growth path. After reaching a multi-year high in June, consumer confidence has fallen notably and hit a nine-month low in September. In contrast, industrial production rose to a four-month high in July.

Market Outlook

After a shy start, the 2015 is progressively showing positive signs and now has scored four consecutive year on year improvements. Following a firt half sales grew only 0.2% and just thank you a robust rush reported in June, the third quarter was quite positive.

Indeed according to data released by FEBIAC total new passengers cars sold in July had been up 2.4%, In August 9.2% and in September 0.9% with 36.723 units.

The the first three quarters of the year total car sales had been 392.520, up 1.1% from the correspondent period lst year.

Competitive Arena

In September Volkswagen reported a significant increase in the gap over the followers having registered 3.766 units (+8.7%) with a market share of 10.3%.

Renault in second sold 3.002 cars (+2.0%) while BMW shined advancing in third place with 2.759 sales, + a robust 19.1%.

As far as the performance by group, the leader was obviously Volkswagen with market share in September at 22.5% followed by Renault-Nissan alliance with 13.3% and P.S.A. with 12.8%.

To see the best-selling cars ranking in the 2015, please see the dedicated report.

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Market Researches in PDF are immediately available for download with study on the market since 2005 and with forecast up to the 2020.

Auto Data in EXCEL are immediately downloadable with annual sales volume, split by month, for all brands and all models distributed in the market. This year data are released year to date, but you will receive a monthly update until the year-end.

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Below, you can sort our interactive tables to see data regarding Brands, Groups and Models. Please bear in mind that sales data are subject to adjustments as sources will update their information. This report is updated at the publishing date and will not be modified while the next on this subject will report year to date data updated.

Rank Sep Rank 2015 Brand Sales Sep Sales Ytd Var Sep Var Ytd Share Sep Share Ytd
1 1 Volkswagen 3.766 37.448 8,7% -1,6% 10,3% 9,6%
2 2 Renault 3.002 33.819 2,0% -4,2% 8,2% 8,7%
3 3 BMW 2.759 29.530 19,1% 17,0% 7,5% 7,6%
4 4 Peugeot 2.578 29.190 -15,1% -6,2% 7,0% 7,5%
5 6 Audi 2.514 25.543 22,6% 4,2% 6,8% 6,6%
6 5 Opel 2.486 26.476 -17,8% 2,8% 6,8% 6,8%
7 8 Mercedes 2.338 22.813 24,1% 13,5% 6,4% 5,9%
8 9 Ford 1.977 19.787 14,3% -8,8% 5,4% 5,1%
9 7 Citroen 1.952 23.061 -25,7% -12,4% 5,3% 5,9%
10 10 Hyundai 1.616 16.214 -5,6% 0,2% 4,4% 4,2%
11 13 Volvo 1.447 13.200 8,1% 3,1% 3,9% 3,4%
12 11 Skoda 1.419 13.508 12,4% 0,6% 3,9% 3,5%
13 12 Nissan 1.197 13.467 4,8% 8,2% 3,3% 3,5%
14 15 Toyota 1.194 12.713 -26,9% -14,9% 3,3% 3,3%
15 16 Fiat 1.174 10.451 9,3% -2,4% 3,2% 2,7%
16 17 Kia 718 9.374 -32,7% -14,3% 2,0% 2,4%
17 14 Dacia 672 12.983 -14,0% -5,0% 1,8% 3,3%
18 21 Mazda 617 4.336 69,0% 17,1% 1,7% 1,1%
19 18 Suzuki 599 5.226 25,3% 6,0% 1,6% 1,3%
20 20 Mini 486 4.792 26,9% 19,6% 1,3% 1,2%
21 19 Seat 358 5.204 -13,5% 6,1% 1,0% 1,3%
22 24 Honda 206 2.094 -4,2% -12,1% 0,6% 0,5%
23 23 Porsche 204 2.440 22,2% 38,2% 0,6% 0,6%
23 22 Land Rover 204 3.682 -25,5% 0,7% 0,6% 0,9%
24 29 Lexus 177 1.011 71,8% 2,0% 0,5% 0,3%
25 33 DS 166 530 0,5% 0,1%
26 30 Jaguar 148 996 111,4% 33,7% 0,4% 0,3%
27 26 Jeep 131 1.845 42,4% 164,3% 0,4% 0,5%
28 25 Mitsubishi 124 1.954 -33,3% 7,1% 0,3% 0,5%
28 27 Alfa Romeo 124 1.647 -32,6% -9,0% 0,3% 0,4%
29 31 SsangYong 95 761 63,8% 50,1% 0,3% 0,2%
30 28 Smart 88 1.013 23,9% 95,6% 0,2% 0,3%
31 32 Tesla 71 640 153,6% 77,3% 0,2% 0,2%
32 34 Subaru 42 433 50,0% 2,4% 0,1% 0,1%
33 35 Lancia 28 275 -70,5% -57,5% 0,1% 0,1%
34 36 Maserati 17 254 6,3% -10,6% 0,0% 0,1%
35 37 Infiniti 10 78 212,0% 0,0% 0,0%
36 38 Ferrari 8 63 300,0% 16,7% 0,0% 0,0%
37 39 Bentley 4 42 -20,0% 20,0% 0,0% 0,0%
38 44 Lamborghini 2 21 133,3% 0,0% 0,0%
38 42 Aston Martin 2 27 -50,0% -37,2% 0,0% 0,0%
39 46 Rolls-Royce 1 9 0,0% 50,0% 0,0% 0,0%
39 47 Cadillac 1 3 -50,0% -76,9% 0,0% 0,0%
39 47 McLaren 1 3 -62,5% 0,0% 0,0%

Rank Sep Rank 2015 Group Sales Sep Sales Ytd Var Sep Var Ytd Share Sep Share Ytd
1 1 Volkswagen 8.267 84.206 12,2% 1,8% 22,5% 21,6%
2 2 Renault-Nissan 4.881 60.349 0,2% -1,8% 13,3% 15,5%
3 3 PSA 4.696 52.781 -17,1% -8,1% 12,8% 13,6%
4 4 BMW 3.246 34.340 20,1% 17,3% 8,8% 8,8%
5 5 General Motors 2.487 26.518 -18,8% -5,9% 6,8% 6,8%
6 7 Mercedes Daimler 2.426 23.826 24,1% 15,6% 6,6% 6,1%
7 6 Hyundai-Kia 2.334 25.588 -16,0% -5,7% 6,4% 6,6%
8 8 Ford 1.977 19.787 14,3% -8,8% 5,4% 5,1%
9 9 FCA 1.482 14.535 1,3% 2,3% 4,0% 3,7%
10 11 Geely Group 1.447 13.200 8,1% 3,1% 3,9% 3,4%

 

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