Czech Republic market report. Full Year 2016. New Record

Czech Republic Cars Market in 2016 skoda_kodiaq_2017

Czech Republic Auto Market 2016 kept the roaring track scoring the third all time record in a row, first time over a quarter of million cars sold, while Skoda’s global sales further improved.

Market Outlook

In the last three months of the year all leading indicators suggested better economic conditions: business confidence hit multi-year highs and both consumer confidence and the PMI recovered from the lows reached in the third quarter. In December, the Czech parliament approved the budget for 2017, which projects a small fiscal deficit, contrasting the budget surplus achieved in 2016.

The strong economic figures are supported by the development of few industrial sectors among those the Automotive is leading, with the national brand, Skoda, hitting global sales record each year. The domestic market is very healthy as well, with a series of annual record moving its size among the most relevant within Europe.

According to data released by the S.D.A., the Czech Republic Car Importers Association, the total new cars passengers sold in December had been 21.913, up 10.9%.

A new record was hit in the 2016, the first time over a quarter of million units, with 259.269 sales (+12.3%), the third all time record in a row.

Competitive Arena

In 2016 Skoda triumphed posting almost 82.000 units (+11.4%), while among the highest growths of the year there were Mini, Mercedes, Suzuki, Toyota, Renault and Dacia. The best performances were reported by Jaguar (+517.8%).

The Skoda Octavia was the best-selling model with 28.406 units (+16.7%), while in 2nd place was the Skoda Fabia with 21.760 (+6.3%) ahead of the Skoda Rapid with 11.359 (-2.8%).

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 always have the year to date data updated.

Rank Dec Rank 2016 BRAND Sales December Sales 2016 FY Variation December Variation 2016 FY Share December Share 2016
1 1 Skoda 6.355 81.976 23,3% 11,4% 27,8% 31,6%
2 2 Volkswagen 1.902 26.496 25,7% 12,2% 8,3% 10,2%
3 3 Hyundai 1.634 20.875 22,0% 8,1% 7,1% 8,0%
6 4 Ford 1.343 15.405 887,5% 8,2% 5,9% 5,9%
5 5 Dacia 1.461 12.373 19,5% 17,7% 6,4% 4,8%
4 6 Renault 1.488 10.197 29,6% 26,7% 6,5% 3,9%
11 7 Kia 626 8.902 11,0% 17,2% 2,7% 3,4%
7 8 Opel 1.318 8.445 184,7% 4,8% 5,8% 3,3%
14 9 Peugeot 464 8.073 -10,3% 13,3% 2,0% 3,1%
8 10 Mercedes 785 7.454 124,9% 61,0% 3,4% 2,9%
10 11 Seat 722 7.399 114,9% 9,7% 3,2% 2,8%
13 12 BMW 600 6.325 -32,2% 8,9% 2,6% 2,4%
19 13 Audi 290 5.985 68,6% 25,0% 1,3% 2,3%
12 14 Toyota 618 5.693 43,7% 31,4% 2,7% 2,2%
9 15 Citroen 758 5.376 33,2% 11,0% 3,3% 2,1%
15 16 Nissan 400 4.979 58,1% 0,1% 1,7% 1,9%
16 17 Fiat 347 3.378 -9,4% 0,2% 1,5% 1,3%
17 18 Suzuki 329 3.351 -29,3% 40,4% 1,4% 1,3%
20 19 Mazda 230 3.096 12,7% 20,8% 1,0% 1,2%
18 20 Mini 325 2.820 -50,8% 61,8% 1,4% 1,1%
21 21 Mitsubishi 226 2.612 0,0% 7,9% 1,0% 1,0%
22 22 Honda 215 2.255 -21,0% 26,0% 0,9% 0,9%
23 23 Volvo 143 1.805 -40,9% 5,0% 0,6% 0,7%
24 24 Jeep 118 1.122 -11,3% 11,1% 0,5% 0,4%
28 25 Subaru 27 939 0,0% 2,0% 0,1% 0,4%
25 26 Land Rover 43 903 138,9% 35,4% 0,2% 0,3%
26 27 Porsche 41 264 73,7% 0,2% 0,1%
27 28 Jaguar 30 250 517,8% 0,1% 0,1%
29 29 Lexus 20 243 88,5% 0,1% 0,1%
31 30 Alfa Romeo 9 168 96,2% 0,1%
30 31 DS 11 128 -50,0% -31,2%
32 32 Smart 5 103 29,3%
35 33 Lada 91 0,0%
33 34 Infiniti 3 64 0,0% 36,2%
32 35 Maserati 5 51
35 36 Ferrari 33 -42,1%
34 37 Rolls-Royce 2 16 -11,1%
34 38 Lamborghini 2 13 -38,1%

Rank Dec Rank 2016 GROUP Sales December Sales 2016 FY Variation December Variation 2016 FY Share December Share 2016 FY
1 1 Volkswagen 9.312 122.139 29,7% 12,1% 40,7% 47,0%
3 2 Hyundai-Kia 2.260 29.777 18,8% 10,7% 9,9% 11,5%
2 3 Renault-Nissan 3.352 27.704 27,6% 17,1% 14,6% 10,7%
4 4 Ford 1.343 15.405 887,5% 8,2% 5,9% 5,9%
6 5 PSA 1.233 13.577 11,3% 11,7% 5,4% 5,2%
7 6 BMW 927 9.161 -40,1% 21,0% 4,0% 3,5%
5 7 General Motors 1.318 8.451 184,1% 4,4% 5,8% 3,3%
8 8 Mercedes Daimler 790 7.557 125,1% 60,5% 3,5% 2,9%
9 9 Toyota 638 5.936 47,5% 33,0% 2,8% 2,3%
10 10 FCA 479 4.752 -7,2% 3,9% 2,1% 1,8%

Rank Dec Rank 2016 Model Sales December Sales 2016 Variation December Variation 2016
1 1 Skoda Octavia 1.975 28.406 0,2% 16,7%
2 2 Skoda Fabia 1.858 21.760 13,8% 6,3%
3 25 Mini 1.097 2.291 77,8% 88,1%
4 4 Skoda Superb 937 11.100 45,7% 84,7%
5 3 Skoda Rapid 835 11.359 8,9% -2,8%
6 5 Hyundai i30 830 7.900 29,3% 12,8%
7 10 Dacia Duster 598 4.556 48,8% 21,0%
8 8 Volkswagen Passat 510 5.301 33,9% 41,9%
9 26 Renault Mégane 493 2.288 166,5% 34,5%
10 6 Volkswagen Golf 488 6.452 55,9% -3,9%
11 7 Skoda Yeti 424 5.512 -5,8% -4,2%
12 20 Renault Clio 383 2.770 16,4% 30,0%
13 29 Dacia Dokker 342 2.155 66,8% 29,2%
14 94 Ford Galaxy 329 503 5094,7% 561,8%
15 15 Hyundai Tucson 284 3.383 12,3% 256,1%
16 14 Kia Cee’d 279 3.504 6,9% 5,8%
17 27 Renault Captur 278 2.253 46,3% 59,2%
18 87 Mini Paceman 277 534 533,1% 1,7%
19 16 Ford Focus 263 3.336 -11,7% -12,0%
20 19 Nissan Qashqai 253 2.828 -9,0% 7,5%
21 11 Hyundai ix20 249 4.383 -29,1% -7,9%
22 23 Dacia Sandero 243 2.573 -17,9% 13,7%
23 17 Skoda Citigo 229 3.180 -19,4% -10,6%
24 9 Ford Fiesta 227 5.233 -53,7% -4,7%
25 12 Seat Leon 214 3.750 42,7% 5,4%
26 18 Opel Astra 212 2.982 -0,9% 28,9%
27 35 Opel Meriva 203 1.879 15,3% 6,4%
28 13 Volkswagen Polo 191 3.676 15,8% 18,1%
29 24 Hyundai i20 182 2.397 -10,8% 11,5%
30 36 Suzuki Vitara 180 1.761 180,5% 128,7%

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