Portuguese Auto Market plummeted 87% in April with 2.749 units sold, as the Country was under Covid-19 lockdown all through the month, stopping non-essential business activities. Indeed, Year to Date figures are 47.904, down 40.5% from the previous year.
Portuguese Auto Market in 2019 broke the series of six consecutive growth. Total new car sales in 2019 have been 223.778, down 2%, despite having reported positive performances in the last months. Peugeot hit the new record share.
Portuguese Auto Market has marginally improved - up 2.4% - in 2018 with registrations at 227.441, keeping the positive trend of recent years. Renault is the market leader, ahead of Peugeot and Mercedes.
Portuguese Auto Market kept momentum int he 2017 improving 7.1% at the best level in a decade. Renault runs fast on top of the competitive arena gaining the race for leadership over Peugeot and Volkswagen.
Portugal vehicle figures in July hit the 38th y.o.y. increase in a string. Renault and Peugeot led the competition with Clio and 208. Mercedes advanced in third place while Volkswagen lost 2 spots.
Portugal Auto Market in first half 2016 kept momentum despite persistent economic difficulties. All brands are growing with Fiat and Peugeot accelerating their speed. The second half outlook still positive.
Portugal Auto Sales in 2016 fast growing with the Q1 up 26% projecting the entire year above the 210.000 units. The crisis is over thanks to the strong economic progress reported by the economy. Renault on top.
Portugal cars market in 2015 up 25% in the best year out of last five. Renault led with a wide gap over Volkswagen and Peugeot. Future perspectives are now uncertain with stagnate economy and a new government in place.
Portugal new cars market boomed 30% in September ending a very hot summer for sales. Mercedes jumped on top of the market in September ahead of Renault and Volkswagen. General election won by the left-center party.
Portugal Cars Market started 2014 on the sky with February up 32% and Renault recovering the leadership after a slow performance scored in the first month. Peugeot 208 was back on podium.