World Car Group Ranking in the first quarter of 2017 shaken by the astonishing growth of Renault-Nissan, actually third with a double-digit pace, but potentially at pair with Toyota and Volkswagen when aggregating Mitsubishi data.
Portuguese Auto Market in the first quarter of 2017 was moderately positive with March down 1.5% albeit data from the economy are almost positive. Renault is running fast fueled by Clio, Megane and new SUVs line up.
World Best Selling Compact Cars segment starts the year losing 1.5% of volume. The launch of the European models boosted the Honda Civic sales and the compact Japanese jumped in the third step of the podium.
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.
World car market ranking in the 2016 shows the dominance of China, the fall of Brazil, Russia and Algeria and several new market fast growing. Italy was back within the top 10, while Philippines and Vietnam starring.
World Best Selling Compact Cars 2016 ranking again led by the Toyota Corolla while the Toyota Prius joined the Top 10, first time ever. Volkswagen Golf was second while Hyundai Elantra was new on podium.