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2014 France Car Market was flat albeit negative Q4.

France Car Market Renault-Captur_2014

2014 France Car Market was flat albeit negative Q4, pushed up by Renault and Peugeot efforts. Citroen is in difficulties while new brands are growing, led by a turbo-Jeep. In December, Renault Captur was on podium.

In December 2014 according to data released by CCFA, the French Associations of Car Manufacturers, total new Car Passengers sold in France have been 163.354, down 6.8% from the correspondent month last year, posting the third decline in a row.

Full Year 2014 sales in France have been 1.795.885, up 0.3% from 2013

In December Renault sold 33.404 cars with share at 20.4%, improving 4.6% from year ago. Full Year sales have been 353.901 (+4.8%) with share at 19.7%

Peugeot in second sold 25.486 cars (+2.8% in December while the full year figures was 305.016 units and 17.0% of market share.

Citroen in December sold 16.777 units (-23.6%) while in the entire year 231.131 (-3.0%). To extrapolate a new brand from the “DS” series is not providing concreate effects on domestic performance.

In December many players scored a negative year on year performance. Among these, Toyota (-22.1%), Dacia (-18.3%) and Kia (-27.2%) were the more relevant.

Looking at the annual winner, it must be mentioned Dacia (5th with 102.516 sales, +14.1%), Volvo (20th with 12.459 units, +13.0%) and Jeep (31st with 2.783, +138.7%)

As far as the Car Groups performance and ranking, the December leader was Renault-Nissan with 29.2% of market share, ahead of P.S.A. with 25.9% and Volkswagen with 14.8%.

As far as best-selling models ranking, Renault Clio led with 11.111 sales (-4.0%), followed by Peugeot 208 with 7.409 (+11.6%) and Renault Captur with 6.882 (+10.3%).

 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 2014 Brand Sales Dec Sales F.Y. 2014 Dec Y.o.Y Var. F.Y. 2014 Y.o.Y. Var. Share 2013 Share Dec Share 2014
1 1 Renault 33.404 353.901 4,6% 4,8% 18,9% 20,4% 19,7%
2 2 Peugeot 25.486 305.016 2,8% 5,3% 16,2% 15,6% 17,0%
3 3 Citroen 16.777 231.131 -23,6% -3,0% 13,3% 10,3% 12,9%
4 4 Volkswagen 14.325 139.554 -4,2% -1,3% 7,9% 8,8% 7,8%
5 5 Dacia 8.154 102.516 -18,3% 14,1% 5,0% 5,0% 5,7%
6 12 BMW 6.626 47.683 3,0% 2,0% 2,6% 4,1% 2,7%
7 6 Ford 6.278 75.089 -5,1% -1,8% 4,3% 3,8% 4,2%
8 11 Mercedes 6.259 49.148 0,8% 4,6% 2,6% 3,8% 2,7%
9 8 Toyota 6.128 66.775 -22,1% -6,9% 4,0% 3,8% 3,7%
10 7 Nissan 6.114 68.073 8,5% 8,1% 3,5% 3,7% 3,8%
11 10 Audi 5.407 56.396 -11,6% -4,7% 3,3% 3,3% 3,1%
12 9 Opel 4.990 61.246 -13,5% 2,7% 3,3% 3,1% 3,4%
13 13 Fiat 3.544 45.737 -12,5% -4,2% 2,7% 2,2% 2,5%
14 17 Mini 2.408 18.277 7,5% -4,4% 1,1% 1,5% 1,0%
15 14 Kia 2.128 28.186 -27,2% -15,9% 1,9% 1,3% 1,6%
16 15 Seat 2.049 21.090 -6,2% -4,3% 1,2% 1,3% 1,2%
17 18 Hyundai 1.981 17.165 -12,9% -33,3% 1,4% 1,2% 1,0%
18 16 Skoda 1.883 20.412 -13,3% 5,5% 1,1% 1,2% 1,1%
19 19 Suzuki 1.363 15.835 -15,8% 2,3% 0,9% 0,8% 0,9%
20 20 Volvo 1.261 12.459 -0,5% 13,0% 0,6% 0,8% 0,7%
21 23 Land Rover 884 6.794 -10,7% 1,1% 0,4% 0,5% 0,4%
22 22 Honda 817 7.091 -12,8% -19,8% 0,5% 0,5% 0,4%
23 31 Jeep 797 2.783 254,2% 138,7% 0,1% 0,5% 0,2%
24 27 Smart 764 4.149 9,5% -21,2% 0,3% 0,5% 0,2%
25 21 Alfa Romeo 710 7.608 26,1% -5,5% 0,4% 0,4% 0,4%
26 25 Mazda 593 5.962 -33,7% -4,9% 0,4% 0,4% 0,3%
27 29 Lexus 490 3.486 50,3% 17,3% 0,2% 0,3% 0,2%
28 30 Porsche 483 3.449 14,2% 22,6% 0,2% 0,3% 0,2%
29 24 Lancia 315 6.106 -45,9% 26,8% 0,3% 0,2% 0,3%
30 28 Mitsubishi 281 3.496 -38,9% 1,4% 0,2% 0,2% 0,2%
31 32 Bolloré 134 1.291 0,0% 0,1% 0,1%
32 26 Chevrolet 109 4.185 -93,3% -80,6% 1,2% 0,1% 0,2%
33 33 Subaru 101 731 -17,9% -21,2% 0,1% 0,1% 0,0%
34 35 Infiniti 77 654 541,7% 377,4% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
35 34 Jaguar 62 715 -44,1% -18,5% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
36 37 SsangYong 47 348 213,3% 120,1% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
37 38 Tesla 44 320 340,0% 814,3% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
38 36 Maserati 23 429 -58,9% 146,6% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
39 40 Lotus 14 82 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
40 39 Ferrari 10 176 -28,6% -14,1% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
41 43 Caterham 8 51 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
42 42 Aston Martin 7 70 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
43 45 Morgan 6 44 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
44 46 Rolls Royce 5 21 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
45 47 McLaren 4 19 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
46 50 Cadillac 3 8 -66,7% -77,8% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
47 49 Lada 1 9 -90,0% -84,7% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%

Rank Dec Rank 2014 Group Sales Dec Sales F.Y. 2014 Dec Y.o.Y Var. F.Y. 2014 Y.o.Y. Var. Share 2013 Share Dec Share 2014
1 2 Renault-Nissan 47.750 525.153 0,4% 7,0% 27,4% 29,2% 29,2%
2 1 PSA 42.263 536.147 -9,6% 1,6% 29,5% 25,9% 29,9%
3 3 Volkswagen 24.147 240.965 -6,6% -1,6% 13,7% 14,8% 13,4%
4 6 BMW 9.039 65.981 4,2% 0,2% 3,7% 5,5% 3,7%
5 9 Mercedes Daimler 7.023 53.297 1,7% 2,0% 2,9% 4,3% 3,0%
6 5 Toyota 6.618 70.262 -19,3% -6,0% 4,2% 4,1% 3,9%
7 4 Ford 6.278 75.089 -5,1% -1,8% 4,3% 3,8% 4,2%
8 8 FCA 5.399 62.843 -1,7% 1,1% 3,5% 3,3% 3,5%
9 7 GM 5.102 65.439 -31,1% -19,4% 4,5% 3,1% 3,6%
10 10 Hyundai-Kia 4.109 45.351 -20,9% -23,4% 3,3% 2,5% 2,5%

Rank Dec Rank 2014 Model Sales Dec Sales 2014 Dec Y.o.Y. Var. 2014 Y.o.Y. Var. Share 2013 Share Dec Share 2014
1 1 Renault Clio 11.111 115.207 -4,0% -6,2% 7,1% 0,3% 6,6%
2 2 Peugeot 208 7.409 85.208 11,6% -5,8% 5,2% 0,3% 4,9%
3 4 Renault Captur 6.882 62.985 10,3% 58,9% 2,3% 0,3% 3,6%
4 3 Peugeot 308 5.504 64.151 64,8% 65,2% 2,2% 0,3% 3,7%
5 6 Peugeot 2008 5.138 54.161 15,3% 93,3% 1,6% 0,3% 3,1%
6 13 Volkswagen Polo 4.652 40.407 -0,7% 3,4% 2,2% 0,3% 2,3%
7 5 Citroen C3 4.429 60.550 -34,4% 13,4% 3,1% 0,3% 3,5%
8 11 Volkswagen Golf 4.376 42.832 14,6% 6,8% 2,3% 0,3% 2,5%
9 7 Renault Scenic 3.991 49.068 -2,6% -3,7% 2,9% 0,3% 2,8%
10 9 Renault Megane 3.942 44.791 40,9% 4,0% 2,5% 0,3% 2,6%
11 12 Renault Twingo 3.684 42.018 1,9% 7,7% 2,2% 0,3% 2,4%
12 14 Dacia Duster 3.544 40.167 18,0% 55,2% 1,5% 0,3% 2,3%
13 10 Dacia Sandero 3.370 44.357 -32,7% 3,5% 2,5% 0,3% 2,6%
14 8 Citroen C4 Picasso 3.106 45.339 -19,2% 13,6% 2,3% 0,3% 2,6%
15 15 Peugeot 3008 2.800 37.970 -9,0% -1,2% 2,2% 0,3% 2,2%
16 16 Nissan Qashqai 2.545 30.024 11,2% 5,8% 1,6% 0,3% 1,7%
16 17 Toyota Yaris 2.545 27.234 -18,7% -6,8% 1,7% 0,3% 1,6%
17 34 Citroen C4 Cactus 1.957 11.600 #DIV/0! #DIV/0! 0,0% 0,3% 0,7%
18 20 Fiat 500 1.907 22.099 1,3% 16,3% 1,1% 0,3% 1,3%
19 19 Ford Fiesta 1.848 24.916 -20,8% -4,6% 1,5% 0,3% 1,4%
20 23 Volkswagen Tiguan 1.830 17.904 -18,2% -6,9% 1,1% 0,3% 1,0%
21 28 Opel Mokka 1.806 15.851 30,2% 84,1% 0,5% 0,3% 0,9%
22 18 Citroen C4 1.572 26.427 -44,5% -27,1% 2,1% 0,3% 1,5%
23 27 Audi A3 1.506 15.955 1,1% 8,4% 0,8% 0,3% 0,9%
24 32 Mercedes A Class 1.480 12.451 -20,4% -11,6% 0,8% 0,3% 0,7%
25 39 Mini 1.478 10.138 76,2% 14,1% 0,5% 0,3% 0,6%
25 22 Peugeot 508 1.478 18.357 -17,3% -15,7% 1,3% 0,3% 1,1%
26 51 Peugeot 108 1.363 7.753 #DIV/0! #DIV/0! 0,0% 0,3% 0,4%
27 26 Nissan Juke 1.348 16.283 -15,6% -20,2% 1,2% 0,3% 0,9%
28 21 Opel Corsa 1.224 18.633 -29,4% -10,2% 1,2% 0,3% 1,1%
29 73 Mercedes GLA Class 1.192 5.642 #DIV/0! #DIV/0! 0,0% 0,3% 0,3%
30 69 Renault Zoe 1.182 5.970 325,2% 8,3% 0,3% 0,3% 0,3%
31 30 Toyota Auris 1.178 13.424 -24,0% 4,6% 0,7% 0,3% 0,8%
32 31 Citroen C1 1.127 13.234 16,2% 13,8% 0,7% 0,3% 0,8%
33 35 BMW 1 Series 1.081 10.661 -28,6% -18,4% 0,8% 0,3% 0,6%
34 42 Seat Ibiza 1.012 9.574 1,9% -5,0% 0,6% 0,3% 0,6%
35 33 Volkswagen Touran 1.009 12.182 -28,8% -8,7% 0,8% 0,3% 0,7%
36 25 Citroen DS3 998 17.112 -43,7% -27,1% 1,3% 0,3% 1,0%
37 40 BMW 3 Series 992 10.058 -1,1% -15,0% 0,7% 0,3% 0,6%
38 36 Audi A1 958 10.553 -20,0% -14,1% 0,7% 0,3% 0,6%
39 54 Mercedes C Class 940 7.531 73,4% 25,3% 0,3% 0,3% 0,4%
40 24 Citroen C3 Picasso 933 17.262 -53,3% -24,9% 1,3% 0,3% 1,0%

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