Volvo. Global sales growing 7% in the 2017

Premium & Luxury

Nowadays a relevant part of the light vehicle global market is in the hands of “premium” brands, so called because offering products reserved to the elite of mankind. These products include features, options, engines and technology advanced and expensive offered at prices more than proportional to the production cost, considering that potential customers are ready to spend a “premium” price to have the exclusivity to buy these products and be considered a breed a part. Actually in the world’s roads there are 30 brands recognized as premium or luxury.

Volvo. Global sales growing 7% in the 2017

Volvo Global performance in the first nine months of the 2017 has been moderately positive following the remarkable growth shown in the previous 7 years. Sales were sustained by moderate growth in Asia. 

November 2, 2017

Tesla. The dream is not yet true.

Tesla Global performance in the first nine months of the 2017 has been positive while below expectations. The fastest region is Europe while the compnay is setting up a more global distribution organization.

November 2, 2017

Porsche. 2017 global sales up a little 1.2%

Porsche Global performance in the first nine months of the 2017 has been moderately positive following the remarkable growth shown in the previous 7 years. Sales were sustained by moderate growth in Latin America and Europe. The best-selling model is the Macan.

November 1, 2017

Mini. Global sales fel 1.2% in the 2017

Mini Global performance in the first nine months of the 2017 has been moderately negative following the stable growth shown in the previous 7 years. Sales had been penalized by the lost in North America. The best-selling model is the Mini.

November 1, 2017

Land Rover. 2017 performance sustained by Asia

Land Rover Global performance in the first eight months of the 2017 has been sustained by growth in Asia while declining in all others regions, Africa over all. The best-selling model is the Discovery Sport.

October 26, 2017

Jaguar. Global sales running over 30% better than last year record

Jaguar Global performance in the first eight months of the 2017 has been shining improving  a huge 34.2% from the record level hit in the previous year. Sales are driven by the outstanding performance in Asia and North America. The best-selling model is the F-Pace.

October 25, 2017

Infiniti. Global sales in 2017 up 11% hitting new records

Infiniti Global performance in the first eight months of the 2017 has been shining improving 11.6% from the record level hit in the previous year. Sales are driven by the outstanding performance in North America. The best-selling model is the QX60.

October 24, 2017

Cadillac. Outstanding 2017 sales driven by China and XT5

Cadillac Global performance in the first eight months of the 2017 has been outstanding again following the positive score reported in the period 2010-2016. Sales in Asia - mainly in China - and success of the XT5 model are crucial for the brand performance.

October 19, 2017

Lexus. Following the positive last years, in 2017 is down 5.9%

Lexus  global performance in the first eight months of the 2017 was down 5.9% with 415.766 sales, following the +10% reported in the period 2010-2016. Sales are negative in all regions, but East Europe and Latin America. The NX is the best selling model.

October 16, 2017

Buick. 2017 global sales fell 1%

Buick Global Performance in the first eight months of the 2017 has been negative losing in all regions. Indeed the brand was able to contain the lost, due to the high dependency from the US market. The best-selling model was the Excelle.

October 7, 2017