Ireland: November 2013 Car Market Report. Best-selling 25 Brands & Models.

November 2013 has broken the positive series for the Irish car market with a robust double digit loss. However, due to the very low market seasonality, brands and models had unchanged their position in the cumulated ranking.

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Ireland: Opel Insignia market leader in October 2013. Top brands & models ranked inside.

October 2013 car sales in Ireland were slightly positive compared with year ago with year to date market still down by 6.1%. Due to low level of sales, models ranking was shacked and Opel Insignia soared in first place.

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Ireland: BMW sparkles in second seat in a booming September car market.

Affected by new plate system recently introduced, September car sales in Ireland boomed 27.1% from last year. However year to date sales were still 6.3% down. Sensational performance posted by BMW, surged in second thanks to Series 5 leadership among models.

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Ireland: car market recovered in the summer. August was up 19%. Skoda jumps in second!

In August 2013, the new passenger's Irish market confirmed the recovery shown in July, posting a robust 19.3% increase from last year, with year to date sales now down only 7.4%. Skoda soared in second place pushed by Rapid success.

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Ireland: new license plate system blocked June 2013 Car Market.

Introduction of a new license plate system pushed Irish car customers to postpone new vehicles registration to July. The effect was that June 2013 market dropped 73.7%. The first half was already negative and ended down 20%.

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Ireland: May 2013 statistics review focusing on rental sales. Hyundai the Champion.

The downward trend continues in May with Irish Car Market down 22.5% year on year. Nissan and KIA show positive growth. 46% of Hyundai's registered are Hire Drive Units.

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Ireland: May 2013 Car Market fell 22%. Toyota leader.

Posting the 6th year-on-year decline in a string, car market in Ireland dropped a robust 22.8% from May last year. Cumulated sales were down 14.3%. Toyota overtook Volkswagen on top of the market placing 5 models in top 17th.

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Irish Car Market drops again in April 2013. Volkswagen consolidated the leadership.

In April 2013 the Irish car market recorded yet another year on year drop, this time 9.0% over April 2012. Year to date is now down 13.0%. Positive Year on Year unit growth was recorded by Volkswagen, Ford, Skoda and BMW.

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March 2013 Irish Car Market fell 10%. Volkswagen Golf N°1.

In March 2013 the Irish car market recorded another year on year drop, this time 10.7% over March 2012. First quarter 2013 sales dropped 13.8%. Positive unit growth was recorded by Audi, Hyundai, Kia and Seat.

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February 2013 Ireland Car Market fell again. BMW & Hyundai down, Renault & Nissan up.

The Irish car market continued its negative start to the year in February, with a drop of 7.5% on February last year. Ytd sales were down 14.9%. Following a positive January, BMW dramatically dropped, while Renault and Nissan were positive.

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Ireland: January 2013 Car Market dropped 18%. Hyundai shines.

The Irish car market started the year with a very negative performance, with January market posting an 18.9% drop from last year. Hyundai started very well surging in 4th place with 8.8% of share. Renault dropped in 12th with 3.4% of share.

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Ireland: 2012 Car Market dropped 11%. Volkswagen new leader.

The Irish car market dropped again in the 2012 following a marginal recovery posted in the 2010 and 2011. Volkswagen outpaced Toyota for the market leadership with 12.7% of market share. Ford, leader until the 2010, was third.

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Ireland: November 2012 Car Market rose 13%. Toyota N°1.

The Irish car market was positive in November with sales up 13.4% from last year. However the low relevance of the month on the total year, did not influenced the year-to-date data, down 11.7%. Toyota outpaced Volkswagen by only 1 unit.

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Ireland: Car sales positive in October 2012. Volkswagen leader.

The Irish car market recovered in October with 1.661 sales, up 5.9% from last year. Year-to-date sales were 78.360, down 11.9%. Volkswagen confirmed the leadership, while Hyundai surged in 2nd position with 11% of share.

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Ireland: September 2012 Car Market fell 10%. BMW shines.

The car market in Ireland in September 2012 posted 2.485 units, down 10.5% from last year. Year-to-date sales were 76.699, down 12.3%. BMW posted a wonderful month with a share at 8.1%, thanks to 3 series leadership on the market.

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Ireland: August 2012 Car sales down 4%. Volkswagen new leader.

In Ireland, the car market posted in August 3.095 sales, down 4.5% from last year. Year-to-date August sales were 74.203, down 12.3%. Volkswagen outpaced Toyota in the year-to-date ranking posting in August a record share of 15.6%.

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Ireland: 2012 Car Market 2012 Outlook.

In Ireland, the car market posted in July 4.431 sales, breaking a dreadful period. However, the year-to-date sales in July were 71.187, down 12.5% from last year. Toyota market leadership is under Volkswagen attack.

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