Chinese Vehicles Market has been shy in the first quarter due to lower than expected demand. However, Honda boomed sales 25 percent while Audi is in trouble fighting with the network after announcing plans for a second channel.
Buick Global Performance in recent years has been really positive with a CAGR over three-time better than the industry. Key driver of the brand performance is the success in China, while North America disappoints.
Best Selling Cars Models in China in the first two months of the 2017 with already 11 new models within the top 100 ranking. Best new entrance is the SUV Geely Boyue landed in 22nd place. On top the Wuling Hongguang.
China Vehicles Market in May kept momentum by a great performance. Changan was second abolishing the gap with Wuling. The former leader Haval H6 was out from the podium replaced by the Wuling Hongguang.
China Vehicles Sales hit the brakes in February due to dealers reluctance to stock while next months forecast are uncertain. Launching the new 560, Baojun improved sales by 210% advancing in sixth place, the best ever.
China Vehicles Sales in January up 7% pushed by dealers de-stocking process. Chinese new brands are fast growing with Baojun doubling volume and Beijing and JAC very fast. Hyundai, Kia and Chevrolet disappointing.
China Auto Sales in December hit the highest month ever booming 17% and ending a great Q4 pushed up by 50% small engine displacement tax cut. Honda was second and Nissan jumped in third, the best place ever.
China New Vehicles Market fall blocked in September by new incentives urgently introduced by the Chinese government in favor of low emission-low displacement vehicles. Volkswagen down for the 7th month in a row.