Turkey Car Market fell 7% in August posting the 8th loss in a row. BMW & Audi shine.

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Turkey Car Market fell 7% in August posting the eighth loss in a row hit by internal and external economic negative data and approaching next political elections. BMW & Audi whopped for a great month. See All Brands Ranking.

In August 2014 according to data released by O.D.D., the new Light Passengers Vehicles sold have been 60.199 down 7.4% from year ago, the eight negative performance year on year in a row.

In the first eight month of the year sales have been 286.871 down 24.9% from year ago.

Passenger car sales fell 12.5% in comparison to the same month of the year before with 45.131 units while the Light commercial vehicle market increased 12.2% at 15.068 units.

In the first eight months of 2014, in comparison with the same period of the year before, a decrease of 19.70% in the sales of passenger cars below 1600cc and 37.60% in the sales of passenger cars with a 1600-2000cc motor volume was observed. As for the sales of the passenger cars over 2000cc, a decrease of 2.35% was observed.

When the average emission values of the passenger car market in the first eight months of 2014 are considered, the passenger cars between 100-120g/km took the largest piece of the pie with a ratio of 39.51% and with a number of 125.444.

The country is approaching the politic election battlefield and the internal weak consumer demand risk to be further hit by Russia/Ukraine crisis with negative impact of GDP. The automotive sector will be penalized again and the recovery, initially expected for the last quarter of current year should not arrive before the first half 2015. The last focus2move projection for the 2014 market volume is at 714.000 units.

In the market arena, Volkswagen is reinforcing the leadership losing only 2% of volume compared with the correspondent month last year at 9.071 sales, with market share stable above 15%. In second place there was Ford that started the second half with renovated speed following a struggling first half. Third was Fiat ahead of Renault, still second in the year to date ranking after a very strong first half.

In the general debacle, two brands scored a sensational August performance: BMW in 7th place selling 2.856 units and gaining 81.0% and Audi, 13th with 1.657, +48.7%.

In the interactive tables below you can sort through the All-brands ranking:

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Rank Aug Rank YTD Brand Aug 2014 Ytd 2014 Aug YoY var. % Share Q1 Share I Half Share Jul Share Aug
1 1 Volkswagen 9.071 63.363 -2,3% 16,7% 15,8% 15,2% 15,1%
2 4 Ford 7.027 42.996 -1,4% 8,5% 9,7% 13,8% 11,7%
3 3 Fiat 6.880 46.465 -1,8% 11,3% 11,3% 12,0% 11,4%
4 2 Renault 6.175 50.994 -19,0% 14,0% 13,2% 11,8% 10,3%
5 5 Hyundai 3.565 24.985 -7,1% 6,3% 6,3% 5,4% 5,9%
6 6 Opel 2.868 20.728 -41,4% 4,7% 5,2% 4,8% 4,8%
7 10 BMW 2.856 13.598 81,0% 2,5% 3,0% 3,4% 4,7%
8 7 Dacia 2.601 17.784 -12,3% 4,7% 4,3% 4,7% 4,3%
9 8 Mercedes 2.459 17.338 -9,0% 4,2% 4,4% 3,7% 4,1%
10 9 Toyota 2.347 17.327 -31,5% 3,9% 4,2% 5,0% 3,9%
11 13 Nissan 1.713 10.998 3,8% 4,1% 2,9% 1,8% 2,8%
12 11 Peugeot 1.710 12.806 -26,1% 2,8% 3,3% 2,6% 2,8%
13 14 Audi 1.657 9.184 48,7% 2,1% 2,3% 1,5% 2,8%
14 12 Citroen 1.559 11.328 -16,8% 2,6% 2,8% 2,9% 2,6%
15 15 Skoda 1.355 8.107 20,0% 1,6% 1,9% 2,1% 2,3%
16 18 Seat 1.310 6.580 10,2% 1,2% 1,4% 2,2% 2,2%
17 17 Kia 1.222 6.818 26,1% 1,6% 1,6% 1,6% 2,0%
18 16 Honda 1.129 7.865 -2,8% 2,4% 2,0% 1,9% 1,9%
19 21 Isuzu 594 2.304 237,5% 0,5% 0,5% 0,6% 1,0%
20 20 Mitsubishi 583 2.655 45,4% 0,7% 0,6% 0,6% 1,0%
21 19 Volvo 428 3.353 12,9% 0,8% 0,9% 0,8% 0,7%
22 31 Jeep 171 557 58,3% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1% 0,3%
23 22 Iveco 164 1.256 10,8% 0,4% 0,3% 0,2% 0,3%
24 26 SsangYong 113 691 -23,1% 0,2% 0,2% 0,2% 0,2%
25 24 Subaru 96 793 -21,3% 0,3% 0,2% 0,1% 0,2%
26 27 Karsan 90 657 -25,6% 0,1% 0,2% 0,1% 0,1%
27 23 Suzuki 86 804 -34,4% 0,2% 0,2% 0,1% 0,1%
28 25 Land Rover 66 707 4,8% 0,2% 0,2% 0,1% 0,1%
29 28 Alfa Romeo 62 631 14,8% 0,1% 0,2% 0,2% 0,1%
30 34 Porsche 54 337 17,4% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
31 29 Mazda 53 622 -18,5% 0,1% 0,2% 0,1% 0,1%
32 32 Mini 47 521 -57,7% 0,2% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
33 35 Tata 30 230 -9,1% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1% 0,0%
34 33 Proton 20 400 33,3% 0,1% 0,1% 0,0% 0,0%
35 36 Chery 17 218 -51,4% 0,1% 0,1% 0,0% 0,0%
36 38 Geely 9 66 -80,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
37 40 Maserati 5 44 400,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
38 41 Jaguar 4 34 -20,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
39 37 Lancia 2 192 -95,6% 0,1% 0,1% 0,0% 0,0%
40 43 Bentley 1 9 #DIV/0! 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%








 

 

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