French Car Market kept losing in October. Nissan, Opel and Dacia were up.

French Car Market kept losing in October, however Nissan, Opel and Dacia improved volume from year ago. Opel Mokka was the fastest model. See statistics about Brands, Groups and Models.

In October 2014 according to data released by CCFA, the French Associations of Car Manufacturers, total new Car Passengers sold in France have been 160.162, down 3.8% same month last year.

Year-to-date October sales in France have been 1.497.477, up 1.4% from year ago.

Focus2move full year 2014 Car Market volume projection was unchanged at 1.804.000 representing a 0.8% increase from 2013.

Light Commercial Vehicles sold in September have been 34.624, down 4.5% from year ago. Cumulate figures have been 304.555, up 1.1%.

Renault  was on top in October with 30.143 cars, losing 2.1% from same month last year. Cumulate registrations have been 297.025 with share at 19.8%, flat from year ago.

Peugeot consolidated its second place posting three models in the top 5 and reducing the absolute gap from the leader (about 40K units less). October sales were 28.852, down only 1.2% from October 2013 with share at 18%.

Citroen in 3rd lost 3.4% retaling 22.336 units followed by Volkswagen with 11.405 cars (-6.2%) and a growing Dacia with 7.755, up a robust 6.8% from same month year ago.

We highlight the Y.o.Y. performance scored by Infiniti (24th with 86 sales, +616%), Jeep (21st with 297 units, +175%) and Alfa Romeo (19th with 680 sales, +26%). Chevrolet, Lancia, Smart, BMW, Kia and Toyota lost in double digit in October from same month last year.

Looking at the recently introduced report on Car Groups, the October leader was P.S.A. with 32% of market share, ahead of Renault-Nissan with 27.6% and Volkswagen with 13%.

As far as model ranking report, Renault Clio was the undisputed best-selling car with 9.487 (-9.8%) ahead of Peugeot 208 with 7.103 (-11.5%) and Citroen C3 with 6.593 (3.8%).

Among the fastest growing models, there was the new Opel Mokka (24th with 1.706 units, +130.9%) with Mercedes C Class, Dacia Duster and Mini.

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 Oct Rank YtD Brand Sales Oct YTD Oct Oct YoY Var YTD YoY Var Share Sep Share Oct Share YtD
1 1 Renault 30.143 297.025 -2,1% 5,9% 22,0% 18,8% 19,8%
2 2 Peugeot 28.852 256.769 -1,2% 6,4% 17,9% 18,0% 17,1%
3 3 Citroen 22.336 198.094 -3,4% 0,6% 12,8% 13,9% 13,2%
4 4 Volkswagen 11.405 113.701 -6,2% -1,2% 6,6% 7,1% 7,6%
5 5 Dacia 7.755 86.889 6,8% 19,8% 4,5% 4,8% 5,8%
6 6 Ford 6.954 63.523 -6,8% -0,9% 3,8% 4,3% 4,2%
7 7 Nissan 6.187 56.668 15,3% 6,5% 3,8% 3,9% 3,8%
8 8 Toyota 5.840 55.011 -15,9% -5,5% 3,2% 3,6% 3,7%
9 9 Opel 5.280 51.698 12,7% 3,8% 3,3% 3,3% 3,5%
10 10 Audi 5.273 46.305 -4,8% -4,2% 2,9% 3,3% 3,1%
11 12 Fiat 4.459 38.573 0,6% -3,6% 2,7% 2,8% 2,6%
12 11 Mercedes 4.028 38.867 1,5% 3,5% 3,3% 2,5% 2,6%
13 13 BMW 3.861 36.923 -17,5% -0,6% 2,9% 2,4% 2,5%
14 14 Kia 2.870 23.939 -15,4% -13,9% 1,4% 1,8% 1,6%
15 15 Seat 2.067 17.246 6,9% -5,8% 0,9% 1,3% 1,2%
16 18 Hyundai 1.900 13.422 5,9% -38,5% 1,0% 1,2% 0,9%
17 16 Skoda 1.780 16.773 -7,8% 8,3% 1,1% 1,1% 1,1%
18 17 Mini 1.747 14.087 2,2% -6,7% 1,1% 1,1% 0,9%
19 21 Alfa Romeo 680 6.388 26,2% -7,8% 0,4% 0,4% 0,4%
20 29 Lexus 334 2.650 -2,6% 14,8% 0,2% 0,2% 0,2%
21 31 Jeep 297 1.511 175,0% 83,2% 0,2% 0,2% 0,1%
22 22 Lancia 263 5.423 -49,3% 46,4% 0,2% 0,2% 0,4%
23 27 Smart 252 3.082 -35,1% -24,5% 0,2% 0,2% 0,2%
24 33 Infiniti 86 548 616,7% 385,0% 0,0% 0,1% 0,0%
25 26 Chevrolet 53 4.051 -97,5% -78,2% 0,0% 0,0% 0,3%
26 46 Rolls Royce 1 12 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%

Rank Oct Rank YtD Group Sales Oct YTD Oct Oct YoY Var YTD YoY Var Share Sep Share Oct Share YtD
1 1 PSA 51.188 454.863 -2,2% 3,8% 30,6% 32,0% 30,4%
2 2 Renault-Nissan 44.171 441.137 1,7% 8,6% 30,3% 27,6% 29,5%
3 3 Volkswagen 20.525 196.394 -6,1% -1,6% 11,6% 12,8% 13,1%
4 4 Ford 6.954 63.523 -6,8% -0,9% 3,8% 4,3% 4,2%
5 5 Toyota 6.174 57.661 -15,3% -4,8% 3,4% 3,9% 3,9%
6 7 FCA 5.699 52.384 1,4% 1,3% 3,6% 3,6% 3,5%
7 8 BMW 5.609 51.022 -12,2% -2,4% 4,1% 3,5% 3,4%
8 6 GM 5.333 55.754 -21,6% -18,5% 3,3% 3,3% 3,7%
9 10 Hyundai-Kia 4.770 37.361 -8,0% -24,7% 2,5% 3,0% 2,5%
10 9 Daimler 4.280 41.949 -1,8% 0,8% 3,5% 2,7% 2,8%

Rank Oct Rank Ytd Model Sales Oct Sales Ytd Oct YoY Var. Share I Half Share Q3 Share Oct Share Ytd
1 1 Renault Clio 9.487 96.548 -9,8% 6,7% 6,1% 5,9% 6,4%
2 2 Peugeot 208 7.103 70.114 -11,5% 4,7% 4,8% 4,4% 4,7%
3 5 Citroen C3 6.593 50.778 3,8% 3,4% 3,1% 4,1% 3,4%
4 3 Peugeot 308 6.470 52.921 38,2% 3,3% 3,9% 4,0% 3,5%
5 6 Peugeot 2008 5.383 45.147 1,5% 3,0% 2,8% 3,4% 3,0%
6 4 Renault Captur 5.272 51.626 1,9% 3,5% 3,3% 3,3% 3,4%
7 10 Renault Megane 4.457 37.714 24,4% 2,6% 2,2% 2,8% 2,5%
8 7 Renault Scenic 4.356 42.156 -4,9% 2,9% 2,6% 2,7% 2,8%
9 8 Citroen C4 Picasso 4.066 39.113 -2,2% 2,5% 2,9% 2,5% 2,6%
10 11 Volkswagen Golf 3.849 34.891 28,0% 2,2% 2,6% 2,4% 2,3%
11 14 Peugeot 3008 3.770 32.505 12,4% 2,2% 2,1% 2,4% 2,2%
12 15 Volkswagen Polo 3.351 32.346 -9,3% 2,2% 2,2% 2,1% 2,2%
13 12 Renault Twingo 3.244 34.731 -10,5% 2,2% 2,8% 2,0% 2,3%
14 13 Dacia Duster 3.109 33.373 61,8% 2,4% 2,0% 1,9% 2,2%
15 9 Dacia Sandero 3.075 37.924 -11,0% 2,7% 2,4% 1,9% 2,5%
16 20 Fiat 500 2.578 18.050 12,9% 1,1% 1,3% 1,6% 1,2%
17 16 Nissan Qashqai 2.408 25.219 10,0% 1,8% 1,6% 1,5% 1,7%
18 18 Toyota Yaris 2.390 22.406 -12,9% 1,5% 1,5% 1,5% 1,5%
19 17 Citroen C4 2.294 23.170 -17,2% 1,6% 1,4% 1,4% 1,5%
20 19 Ford Fiesta 2.277 21.395 -21,9% 1,5% 1,3% 1,4% 1,4%
21 22 Peugeot 508 1.997 15.764 10,3% 1,0% 1,1% 1,2% 1,1%
22 39 Citroen C4 Cactus 1.975 8.135 #DIV/0! 0,2% 1,1% 1,2% 0,5%
23 68 Peugeot 108 1.755 5.107 #DIV/0! 0,1% 0,7% 1,1% 0,3%
24 29 Opel Mokka 1.706 12.540 130,9% 0,8% 0,9% 1,1% 0,8%
25 21 Opel Corsa 1.583 16.219 0,1% 1,2% 0,9% 1,0% 1,1%
26 26 Nissan Juke 1.479 13.729 -9,0% 0,9% 0,9% 0,9% 0,9%
27 27 Audi A3 1.442 13.040 -9,7% 0,8% 1,0% 0,9% 0,9%
28 25 Volkswagen Tiguan 1.437 14.581 -18,3% 1,0% 0,9% 0,9% 1,0%
29 33 Citroen C1 1.392 10.075 45,0% 0,7% 0,6% 0,9% 0,7%
30 23 Citroen C3 Picasso 1.353 15.311 3,0% 1,1% 0,9% 0,8% 1,0%
31 24 Citroen DS3 1.265 15.301 -47,5% 1,1% 1,0% 0,8% 1,0%
32 46 Mini 1.174 7.554 50,3% 0,4% 0,7% 0,7% 0,5%
33 30 Toyota Auris 1.139 11.000 -19,4% 0,7% 0,7% 0,7% 0,7%
34 28 Peugeot 5008 1.136 12.541 -25,8% 0,9% 0,8% 0,7% 0,8%
35 43 Seat Ibiza 1.003 7.803 32,3% 0,5% 0,5% 0,6% 0,5%
36 52 Kia Sportage 982 6.669 7,2% 0,4% 0,5% 0,6% 0,4%
37 32 Mercedes A Class 959 10.157 -22,0% 0,7% 0,7% 0,6% 0,7%
38 55 Ford Kuga 934 6.171 49,9% 0,4% 0,5% 0,6% 0,4%
39 34 Renault Kangoo 907 9.886 0,1% 0,7% 0,5% 0,6% 0,7%
40 48 Ford Focus 885 7.259 6,6% 0,5% 0,4% 0,6% 0,5%
41 41 Citroen Berlingo 878 8.011 -9,3% 0,5% 0,6% 0,5% 0,5%
41 60 Mercedes C Class 878 5.762 84,8% 0,3% 0,4% 0,5% 0,4%
42 36 Ford C-max 838 8.831 -39,3% 0,6% 0,5% 0,5% 0,6%
43 76 Hyundai ix35 815 4.324 39,3% 0,3% 0,3% 0,5% 0,3%
44 38 Audi A1 785 8.775 -29,5% 0,6% 0,6% 0,5% 0,6%
45 35 Renault Laguna 772 9.183 -5,2% 0,7% 0,4% 0,5% 0,6%
46 31 Volkswagen Touran 770 10.191 -32,8% 0,8% 0,6% 0,5% 0,7%
47 53 Suzuki Swift 752 6.370 3,4% 0,4% 0,4% 0,5% 0,4%
48 47 Fiat Panda 738 7.533 1,5% 0,5% 0,4% 0,5% 0,5%
49 44 Citroen DS4 699 7.761 -38,4% 0,5% 0,5% 0,4% 0,5%
50 79 Renault Zoe 692 4.133 37,6% 0,2% 0,4% 0,4% 0,3%

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