July 2014 France Vehicle Market at lowest in 30 years. C4 Cactus in Top 20.

France Vehicle Market

July 2014 France Vehicle Market at lowest in 30 years. Sales at 143.759 have been the lowest since the 1984 anticipating a harsh second half. Peugeot overtook Renault on top of the market while new Citroen C4 Cactus was already in Top 20.

In July 2014 accordingly with data released by CCFA, the French Associations of Car Manufacturers, total new Car Passengers sold have been 143.759, down 4.3% from year ago. Year to date July sales have been 1.102.551, up 1.9% from year ago.

Light Commercial Vehicles sold in June have been 29.700, down 4.4% from year ago and breaking a positive string started in February. Year to date sales were 219.558, up 0.7%.

Following a first half ended in positive area thanks to the huge number of new products introduced in the market by the domestic players, the second half started in line with negative expectations. Focus2move Team foresees a market decline in the next four quarters in the range of 5 -7 percent.

In July, the key fact was represented by Peugeot leadership, few units ahead of Renault.

Peugeot   retailed 24.887 cars with share at 17.3%, up 1.3 points from the previous month with cumulative sales at 187.563 and share at 17.0%, up 0.8 points from last year. Peugeot 208 and Peugeot 308 were second and fourth with 6.389 and 5.295 sales.

Renault slipped in second place with 24.374 vehicles and 17.0% of share, down 7.8 points from June (too many self-registrations to end the second quarter in a good shape?). Year to date sales were 219.679 with share at 19.9% up 1.0 points from last year. The Clio stands on top of the list with 7.534 retails while the Captur fell in fifth place, down 2 spots, with 4.366 units.

Citroen was third selling 20.613 units with 14.3% of share, up 1.6 points from the previous month. Cumulative figures were 146.683 with 13.3% of share. The C3 was third with 5.391 units while the C4 Picasso was 9th with 3.711 pieces.

Volkswagen was fourth with 11.704 sales and 8.1% of share, up 1.5 points from June. Year to date sales have been 84.827 with 7.7% of share, down 0.2 points from last year. The Golf was the top model with 3.657 units.

In fifth place, Dacia sold 8.253 vehicles with 5.7% of share and losing over 14% from year ago. Cumulative sales at July have been 66.835 with share up 1.1 points from 2013.

In the interactive tables below you can sort thru the All-brands and Best-selling models as you like:

Rank JulRank YtdBrandJul 2014Ytd Jul 2014Jul YoY Var.Share Q1Share JuneShare JulShare Ytd
11Renault32.859286.096-2,3%21,7%26,4%18,9%21,6%
22Peugeot29.514223.031-2,7%17,1%15,8%17,0%16,9%
33Citroen25.522183.790-6,2%14,0%13,2%14,7%13,9%
44Volkswagen13.44695.356-0,4%7,2%6,2%7,8%7,2%
55Dacia8.63869.101-13,5%5,4%5,0%5,0%5,2%
66Ford6.86958.848-0,3%4,2%4,4%4,0%4,4%
78Nissan6.42747.1544,8%3,7%3,2%3,7%3,6%
87Fiat6.34648.4083,2%3,7%3,6%3,7%3,7%
99Toyota5.61842.255-18,0%3,4%2,9%3,2%3,2%
1012Audi5.56434.3052,0%2,4%2,3%3,2%2,6%
1111Mercedes5.44437.79512,6%2,5%3,2%3,1%2,9%
1210Opel4.92841.6954,7%3,1%3,1%2,8%3,2%
1313BMW3.88726.305-2,0%2,0%2,1%2,2%2,0%
1414Kia2.35617.393-11,4%1,3%1,1%1,4%1,3%
1515Seat2.00513.3030,9%0,9%0,8%1,2%1,0%
1616Skoda1.85912.41418,1%0,9%0,9%1,1%0,9%
1718Mini1.8419.45614,0%0,6%0,8%1,1%0,7%
1819Hyundai1.3689.350-45,9%0,7%0,6%0,8%0,7%
1917Suzuki1.3269.909-1,1%0,8%0,6%0,8%0,7%
2020Iveco1.1097.5131,1%0,5%0,5%0,6%0,6%
2121Volvo1.0907.20010,1%0,6%0,4%0,6%0,5%
2223Land Rover8294.63741,2%0,3%0,3%0,5%0,4%
2322Alfa Romeo6034.771-16,0%0,4%0,4%0,3%0,4%
2424Lancia5404.6101,5%0,3%0,4%0,3%0,3%
2525Honda5124.138-2,5%0,3%0,3%0,3%0,3%
2628Mitsubishi4492.549-4,9%0,2%0,1%0,3%0,2%
2727Mazda3923.490-25,9%0,3%0,3%0,2%0,3%
2831Porsche3671.89533,9%0,1%0,2%0,2%0,1%
2929Smart3212.397-8,3%0,2%0,2%0,2%0,2%
3032Lexus3151.838-2,5%0,1%0,1%0,2%0,1%
Rank JulRank YtdModelJuly 2014Ytd 2014Jul YoY Var.Share JulShare Ytd
11Renault Clio7.53471.666-5,6%5,2%6,5%
22Peugeot 2086.38951.326-12,7%4,4%4,7%
34Citroen C35.39137.84334,0%3,8%3,4%
45Peugeot 3085.29537.10073,0%3,7%3,4%
53Renault Captur4.36638.095147,9%3,0%3,5%
66Peugeot 20084.19533.209247,3%2,9%3,0%
77Renault Scenic3.72331.6502,6%2,6%2,9%
810Citroen C4 Picasso3.71127.79426,7%2,6%2,5%
912Volkswagen Golf3.65725.0291,5%2,5%2,3%
109Renault Megane3.41528.268-1,2%2,4%2,6%
118Dacia Sandero3.40329.15915,8%2,4%2,6%
1211Dacia Duster3.37226.04359,4%2,3%2,4%
1313Peugeot 30083.24624.175-3,5%2,3%2,2%
1414Volkswagen Polo3.12423.9742,6%2,2%2,2%
1516Nissan Qashqai2.68819.4731,1%1,9%1,8%
1617Citroen C42.19017.942-25,8%1,5%1,6%
1718Toyota Yaris1.83415.980-8,2%1,3%1,5%
1815Renault Twingo1.82422.788-0,4%1,3%2,1%
1920Fiat 5001.81712.49116,3%1,3%1,1%
2022Citroen C3 Picasso1.60712.116-20,9%1,1%1,1%
2124Volkswagen Tiguan1.59411.399-1,7%1,1%1,0%
2228Audi A31.5939.57219,5%1,1%0,9%
2327Peugeot 50081.5809.817-20,9%1,1%0,9%
2419Ford Fiesta1.56515.9020,8%1,1%1,4%
2523Citroen DS31.53411.807-23,3%1,1%1,1%
2625Peugeot 5081.53111.007-22,5%1,1%1,0%
2776Citroen C4 Cactus1.4883.297#DIV/0!1,0%0,3%
2826Nissan Juke1.33610.176-24,0%0,9%0,9%
2921Opel Corsa1.27212.448-6,0%0,9%1,1%
3032Toyota Auris1.1288.16315,8%0,8%0,7%
3129Opel Mokka1.0878.62694,6%0,8%0,8%
3242Citroen Berlingo1.0386.0611,2%0,7%0,6%
3330Volkswagen Touran1.0078.3260,3%0,7%0,8%
3439Audi A19946.470-13,3%0,7%0,6%
3535Mercedes A Class9567.393-10,0%0,7%0,7%
3637BMW 1 Series9096.648-10,1%0,6%0,6%
3745Seat Ibiza8875.695-10,8%0,6%0,5%
3846Citroen C58055.534-25,1%0,6%0,5%
3931Ford C-max7888.166-6,9%0,5%0,7%
4040Mercedes B Class7836.178-14,3%0,5%0,6%

 

 

 

(107)

Share: