Opel Global Performance in the 2017 is quite negative losing in all region including the core Western Europe. The brand has been acquired by P.S.A. and need a robust re-focusing to find back profitability, after 30 years of lost. The best selling model is the Corsa.
Germany Vehicles Sales in October were up 3.8% keeping the moderately positive speed albeit Audi and BMW ha lost terrain. Volkswagen is progressively recovering while Dacia, Peugeot, Mitsubishi and Renault are growing in double-digit.
Czech Republic Autos sales increased 6% in October when the populist billionaire businessman Andrej Babis won the elections with an Eurosceptic program. Meantime strong EU investments kept boosting the economy creating room for vehicles industry records.
Austria best selling cars updated at May 2017 with the Hyundai i20 advanced in sixth place, the best ranking ever, and the Volkswagen Tiguan in second, just behind the usual leader, the Volkswagen Golf. Seat holds two models within the top 10.
Austrian Cars Market reported a steady growth during all the 2016, keeping the positive pace started in the previous year. A German feud, the market is dominated by Volkswagen and Skoda models, with the Golf over all.
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.
Greece best selling cars 2016 dominated by the Toyota Yaris while the Nissan Micra advanced in the third place and a small italian car jumped up 6 spots, landing in 4th. Surprisingly, Volkswagen Golf out of top 10.
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.
Spain best selling cars in the 2016 was again the Seat Leon ahead of the Seat Ibiza. Jumping up sixth spots, the Opel Corsa landed in the third step of the podium while the Hyundai Tucson was the best new entrance of the year.