Chinese Vehicles Market in April reported a little lost compared with year ago keeping the shy momentum started in January. Honda boomed sales 25 percent taking the 4th place while Geely advanced in 7th with sales up 89%.
Best Selling Cars Models in China in the first four months of the 2017 led by the Chinese Wuling Hongguang with a safe gap over the Volkswagen Lavida and the Haval H6. Since the start of the year had been launched 16 new vehicles.
Belgium Auto Sales has lost steam in April losing 15% and reducing the annual gain at few units. On top of th market five brands are fighting for the leadership, Volkswagen, Renault, BMW, Peugeot & Opel.
Swedish Auto Market in April has broken the momentum and the record Q1 was followed by a sharp -9% with almost all brands losing, but Mercedes and Kia. The new Volvo S/V90 has taken the leadership with a solid advantage.
Germany Vehicles Sales fell 8% in April against all expectations. Renault keeps to gain terrain and was the best performer among the top 10, while Volkswagen keeps struggling losing 6.6 on annual basis.
World Cars Brand Ranking in the first quarter 2017 shows the outstanding growth of Renault up a huge 17.3% in 9th place. Koreans are struggling with Hyundai down 3% and Kia falling 15.9%. Honda advanced in 5th.
Singapore Car market was again positive in the first quarter 2017 following the huge 2016 increase. Total vehicles sales improved 4% mainly thanks to the car passenger segment, where Honda confirmed the leadership.
Germany best selling cars in the first quarter 2017 with the Volkswagen Golf losing in double-digit and the Tiguan advancing in the podium. The best new entrance was the Audi Q2, doing better than Seat Ateca and Toyota C-HR.
Dutch Auto Market rebounds in the first quarter 2017 scoring a 18% increase rapidly recovering after the 2016 shortfall. Renault lead the run also thanks to the huge volume scored by the new best-selling model, the Clio.
Monaco Cars Market in 2016 has overtaken the 3000 units for the first time ever and the premium brands Mercedes, Audi and Porsche monopolized again the ranking. Sales figures further improved after strong previous year.
Cyprus Cars Market in 2016 kept recovering after the crisis with a strong increase over the previous year while still at the half of the record level. Ford market leader, ahead of Nissan and Volkswagen.
Audi Global Performance in the last years has been fast but not in line with the two others competitors for luxury segment leadership. However, thanks to a 10% CAGR, Audi has gained six places in the global ranking
Dutch Cars Market 2016 dropped at the lowest level in the twenty-first century, below the 0.4 million units for the third time in the last twenty years, hit by "green" incentives pull ahead of previous year.
Volkswagen Global Performance 2010-2022 research includes all historical sales data from 2010 to 2016 plus professional forecast for the 2017-2022. Data are broken down by regions, countries and models.