Italian vehicles industry up 20% in the First Half 2016. Renault shines.

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Italian vehicles industry celebrates in June the second year of consecutive growth ending a first half up 20 percent, better than any expectations. Renault is booming pushed up by a powerful line up.

Market Outlook

According to revised data, the Italian economy expanded in Q1 2016. GDP recorded a modest 0.3% expansion, which was up slightly from the Q4 2015 result. While government consumption and fixed investment growth decelerated, private consumption growth was steady at Q4’s reading.

The explosive trend inside the automotive sector is surprising all the observers because there is not correlation with the slow economic trend and the pro capita income stands many points below the 2008 level. However, sale are fast growing and June confirmed the momentum

However, the domestic new vehicles market kept momentum and in May scored the best results since 2009 with a huge +28%, moving the full year expectations up to the 1.9 million.

According to data released by the UNRAE, the Italian Association of Cars Importers, last month new car passenger’s sales had been 166.699, up 12.9% posting the twenty-fourth year-on-year increase in a row.

Year to Date sales had been 1.048.826, up 20.0% from the previous year.

Competitive Arena

Fiat sold 34.385 cars (+16.0%) with share up at 20.7% ending the first half with 221.804 sales (+23.6%).

Confirming the place gained in May, Renault was second with 12.836 sales (+25.1%), again a phenomenal increase.

Third was Volkswagen  with 12.456 sales (+9.8%) followed by Ford with 10.394 units (-0.9%), Opel with 8.246 (+0.2%), Peugeot with 8.077 (+4.4%), Toyota with 6.042 (+0.0%), Mercedes with 5.904 units (+16.0%), BMW with 5.654 (+23.2%) and in 10th place Lancia with 5.608 (-1.6%).

As far as the Car Groups performance, FCA led with 28.6% of market share followed by Renault-Nissan with 14.6%, Volkswagen Group with 12.6% of share and P.S.A. at 8.1%

The best-selling model, the Fiat Panda,  sold 11.744 units with share at 7.2%. In second place the Fiat 500L with 6.262 units (+20.7%) followed by the Lancia Ypsilon with 5.606 sales (-2.0%), the Renault Clio with 5.093 (+76.0%), the Volkswagen Golf with 4.640 (+4.8%) and the Fiat Punto with 4.269 (-26.4%).

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In the table below, the best 40 models in the last month while the full models list is available in the dedicated article

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 June Rank H1 2016 Brand Sales June Sales H1 2016 Var June Var H1 2016 Share June Share H1 2016
1 1 Fiat 34.385 221.804 16,0% 23,6% 20,7% 21,1%
2 4 Renault 12.836 71.937 58,1% 32,8% 7,7% 6,9%
3 2 Volkswagen 12.456 77.550 9,8% 16,7% 7,5% 7,4%
4 3 Ford 10.394 73.310 -0,9% 19,8% 6,3% 7,0%
5 6 Opel 8.246 54.134 0,2% 9,7% 5,0% 5,2%
6 5 Peugeot 8.077 55.200 4,4% 16,8% 4,9% 5,3%
7 7 Toyota 6.042 40.676 0,0% 9,6% 3,6% 3,9%
8 11 Mercedes 5.904 34.468 16,0% 21,1% 3,6% 3,3%
9 13 BMW 5.654 32.306 23,2% 22,7% 3,4% 3,1%
10 8 Lancia 5.608 39.233 -1,6% 22,0% 3,4% 3,7%
11 12 Nissan 5.353 33.423 4,5% 0,2% 3,2% 3,2%
12 14 Hyundai 5.298 30.444 31,2% 18,5% 3,2% 2,9%
13 9 Audi 5.221 36.469 -5,3% 18,7% 3,1% 3,5%
14 15 Dacia 5.146 29.570 18,1% 16,6% 3,1% 2,8%
15 10 Citroen 4.950 36.361 -6,1% 21,8% 3,0% 3,5%
16 16 Kia 4.028 25.555 12,5% 19,0% 2,4% 2,4%
17 18 Alfa Romeo 3.817 19.006 34,6% 9,2% 2,3% 1,8%
18 17 Jeep 3.378 22.139 20,6% 37,7% 2,0% 2,1%
19 19 Smart 2.919 18.065 29,3% 23,7% 1,8% 1,7%
20 20 Mini 2.627 13.479 20,9% 21,7% 1,6% 1,3%
21 22 Suzuki 2.215 11.656 27,5% 32,5% 1,3% 1,1%
22 21 Land Rover 1.766 12.518 -16,1% 16,8% 1,1% 1,2%
23 23 Skoda 1.537 10.833 6,3% 25,8% 0,9% 1,0%
24 24 Volvo 1.505 9.708 9,6% 5,0% 0,9% 0,9%
25 25 Seat 1.364 8.517 2,4% -3,5% 0,8% 0,8%
26 26 Mazda 1.172 6.129 51,8% 82,3% 0,7% 0,6%
27 27 Honda 944 5.107 143,3% 118,7% 0,6% 0,5%
28 33 Lexus 557 2.090 80,3% 36,7% 0,3% 0,2%
29 32 Jaguar 512 2.257 161,2% 298,8% 0,3% 0,2%
30 28 Porsche 401 2.797 -11,1% 1,0% 0,2% 0,3%
31 30 DS 362 2.472 -30,9% -14,5% 0,2% 0,2%
32 29 Mitsubishi 359 2.563 -26,1% -11,3% 0,2% 0,2%
33 34 Subaru 283 1.854 25,8% 15,7% 0,2% 0,2%
34 35 SsangYong 270 1.577 57,9% 120,3% 0,2% 0,2%
35 31 Abarth 221 2.303 -28,2% 43,4% 0,1% 0,2%
36 36 Infiniti 128 816 245,9% 272,6% 0,1% 0,1%
37 37 Maserati 121 789 -10,4% 1,7% 0,1% 0,1%
38 38 DR Motor 36 268 -10,0% 27,6% 0,0% 0,0%
39 39 Mahindra 33 240 -13,2% -4,8% 0,0% 0,0%
40 40 Ferrari 26 225 4,0% 50,0% 0,0% 0,0%
41 41 Tesla 21 103 -4,5% 87,3% 0,0% 0,0%
42 42 Lamborghini 9 66 -18,2% 83,3% 0,0% 0,0%
43 43 Great Wall 7 43 40,0% -8,5% 0,0% 0,0%
44 44 Lotus 5 28 -44,4% -6,7% 0,0% 0,0%
45 45 Chevrolet 3 23 -83,3% -90,7% 0,0% 0,0%
46 46 Bentley 2 14 100,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
47 47 Aston Martin 1 11 0,0% -8,3% 0,0% 0,0%
Rank June Rank H1 2016 Group Sales June Sales H1 2016 Var June Var H1 2016 Share June Share H1 2016
1 1 FCA 47.556 305.499 14,7% 23,4% 28,6% 29,1%
2 3 Renault-Nissan 23.463 135.746 33,0% 20,0% 14,1% 12,9%
3 2 Volkswagen 20.990 136.246 4,4% 16,0% 12,6% 13,0%
4 4 PSA 13.389 94.033 -1,1% 17,5% 8,1% 9,0%
5 5 Ford 10.394 73.310 -0,9% 19,8% 6,3% 7,0%
6 6 Hyundai-Kia 9.326 55.999 22,5% 18,7% 5,6% 5,3%
7 8 Mercedes Daimler 8.823 52.533 20,1% 22,0% 5,3% 5,0%
8 9 BMW 8.281 45.791 22,5% 22,4% 5,0% 4,4%
9 7 General Motors 8.249 54.166 0,0% 9,2% 5,0% 5,2%
10 10 Toyota 6.599 42.767 3,8% 10,7% 4,0% 4,1%
Rank June Rank H1 2016 Model Sales June Sales H1 2016 Var June Var H1 2016 Share June Share H1 2016
1 1 Fiat Panda 11.744 84.010 35,0% 26,4% 7,2% 8,1%
2 3 Fiat 500L 6.262 33.216 20,7% 4,4% 3,9% 3,2%
3 2 Lancia Ypsilon 5.605 39.201 -2,0% 23,2% 3,4% 3,8%
4 4 Renault Clio 5.093 29.685 76,0% 20,4% 3,1% 2,9%
5 5 Volkswagen Golf 4.640 28.406 4,8% 13,9% 2,9% 2,7%
6 8 Fiat Punto 4.269 26.640 -26,4% -14,8% 2,6% 2,6%
7 6 Fiat 500 4.176 28.195 3,2% 5,1% 2,6% 2,7%
8 9 Volkswagen Polo 3.978 25.144 16,4% 29,2% 2,4% 2,4%
9 7 Fiat 500X 3.875 27.633 42,5% 101,5% 2,4% 2,7%
10 10 Ford Fiesta 3.620 24.762 -7,7% 8,8% 2,2% 2,4%
11 11 Toyota Yaris 3.178 20.042 -5,5% 11,7% 2,0% 1,9%
12 12 Peugeot 208 3.057 19.914 28,9% 33,1% 1,9% 1,9%
13 16 Nissan Qashqai 2.782 16.282 17,3% 5,0% 1,7% 1,6%
14 13 Jeep Renegade 2.773 18.755 27,3% 49,6% 1,7% 1,8%
15 15 Opel Corsa 2.766 17.497 9,8% 12,3% 1,7% 1,7%
16 17 Renault Captur 2.552 16.275 11,3% 20,3% 1,6% 1,6%
17 19 Fiat Tipo 2.476 14.129 1,5% 1,4%
18 18 Alfa Romeo Giulietta 2.416 14.271 10,3% 7,1% 1,5% 1,4%
19 14 Citroen C3 2.398 17.835 1,7% 24,6% 1,5% 1,7%
20 21 Dacia Duster 2.327 13.073 20,5% 9,6% 1,4% 1,3%
21 23 Dacia Sandero 2.194 12.701 27,8% 29,0% 1,3% 1,2%
22 20 Opel Mokka 2.163 13.361 2,9% -5,1% 1,3% 1,3%
23 31 Renault Kadjar 2.048 9.502 1,3% 0,9%
24 24 Hyundai Tucson 1.985 12.396 1,2% 1,2%
25 26 Smart Fortwo 1.896 11.013 28,4% 29,3% 1,2% 1,1%
26 22 Peugeot 2008 1.785 12.751 -1,9% 13,7% 1,1% 1,2%
27 32 Mercedes A Class 1.772 9.383 44,5% 26,8% 1,1% 0,9%
28 25 Peugeot 308 1.764 12.281 -1,0% 22,2% 1,1% 1,2%
29 30 Ford Ecosport 1.514 9.527 23,0% 53,7% 0,9% 0,9%
30 37 Opel Astra 1.431 7.310 29,0% 34,1% 0,9% 0,7%
31 35 Toyota Aygo 1.424 7.845 15,6% 1,5% 0,9% 0,8%
32 27 Audi A3 1.380 10.352 -24,1% 4,6% 0,8% 1,0%
33 36 Volkswagen Up! 1.300 7.442 1,2% 2,7% 0,8% 0,7%
34 34 Audi A4 1.282 7.948 44,2% 64,4% 0,8% 0,8%
35 28 Kia Sportage 1.278 9.602 -27,3% -1,3% 0,8% 0,9%
36 47 Kia Rio 1.237 6.114 68,3% 45,0% 0,8% 0,6%
37 46 Hyundai i20 1.215 6.120 10,9% -5,9% 0,7% 0,6%
38 40 Hyundai i10 1.212 7.007 8,7% -3,6% 0,7% 0,7%
39 33 Ford C-max 1.179 8.891 44,0% 22,9% 0,7% 0,9%
40 65 Renault Mégane 1.151 4.516 88,4% 7,2% 0,7% 0,4%

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