Germany Cars Market in April 2016 shaken by a remarkable increase.

Germany Cars Market in April 2016

Germany Cars Market in April 2016 shaken by a remarkable increase. The market leader Volkswagen confirmed the positive trend dominating the models ranking with Golf, Passat and Polo.

Market Outlook

Germany likely continued on a fairly steady growth track in the first quarter of the year, with growth mainly driven by domestic demand. April’s drop in the unemployment rate, the ECB’s loose monetary policy stance and the rise in consumer confidence in May bode well for private consumption.

Meantime, according to data released by the V.D.A. (Verband der Automobilindustrie) and the V.D.I.K. (Association of International Motor Vehicles Manufacturers), the Germany Cars Market in April has shaken the flat situation of the previous month with a good performance selling 315.921 cars passenger, up 8.4%.

During the first four months of the year, total car sales had been 1.107.345, up 5.6% compared to the same period of 2015.

Competitive Arena

In April 2016 the market leader was again Volkswagen with 64.577 sales  (+3.1%) and 20.4% of market share ahead of Mercedes with 30.075 (+22.0%) and Audi with 29.770 (+10.0%).

In fourth place BMW with 23.329 sales (+6.0%) followed by Ford with 22.976 (+5.6%), Opel with 22.559 (+6.7%), Skoda with 16.613 (+5.4%), Renault with 11.775 (-0.4%) and Hyundai with at 9.554 (+6.2%).

As far as the Car Groups performance, Volkswagen led in ranking with 38.9% of market share ahead of Mercedes Daimler with 10.7% and BMW with 8.8%

As far as the models ranking, the Volkswagen Golf was sold in 24.927 units (-5.5%) and was followed by the Volkswagen Passat with 8.328 sales (-4.7%) and the Volkswagen Polo with 6.883 (+5.7%). Strong increase were reported for the Opel Astra with +34.6% and the BMW 2 Series with +58.1%.

To see the best-selling cars ranking, you can read the dedicated report with the top 100 models ranking and data.

Below, you can sort our interactive tables to see data regarding Brands, Groups and Models. Please bear in mind that sales data are subject to adjustments as sources will update their information. This report is updated at the publishing date and will not be modified while the next on this subject will always have the year to date data updated.

Rank AprRank 2016BrandSales AprSales YTDApr VarYTD VarApr %YTD %
11Volkswagen64.577226.9943,1%-2,0%20,4%20,5%
23Mercedes30.075100.02922,0%10,5%9,5%9,0%
32Audi29.770105.02310,0%13,3%9,4%9,5%
44BMW23.32986.1896,0%6,5%7,4%7,8%
56Ford22.97679.2885,6%9,6%7,3%7,2%
65Opel22.55981.5936,7%12,2%7,1%7,4%
77Skoda16.61360.1205,4%3,9%5,3%5,4%
88Renault11.77536.559-0,4%4,7%3,7%3,3%
99Hyundai9.55432.2956,2%2,1%3,0%2,9%
1012Fiat8.49124.53219,4%2,9%2,7%2,2%
1110Seat7.86229.100-1,8%-1,4%2,5%2,6%
1211Nissan5.97225.4040,8%5,2%1,9%2,3%
1313Toyota5.91521.40710,4%2,4%1,9%1,9%
1415Kia5.74218.60820,1%8,0%1,8%1,7%
1516Peugeot5.71718.3457,9%0,3%1,8%1,7%
1617Citroen4.95016.27621,5%6,8%1,6%1,5%
1720Mini4.39713.22725,4%8,0%1,4%1,2%
1814Mazda4.37021.05534,3%13,4%1,4%1,9%
1918Dacia4.34014.728-3,8%-3,0%1,4%1,3%
2022Smart3.78011.7589,3%-8,4%1,2%1,1%
2121Volvo3.75612.43621,5%16,1%1,2%1,1%
2219Mitsubishi3.75313.3509,7%22,6%1,2%1,2%
2324Porsche3.63010.45722,4%3,8%1,1%0,9%
2423Honda2.19710.67090,1%48,9%0,7%1,0%
2525Suzuki2.16210.023-18,7%-17,1%0,7%0,9%
2626Land Rover2.0757.99429,1%34,6%0,7%0,7%
2727Jeep1.0484.090-11,9%-10,5%0,3%0,4%
2829Jaguar8612.487125,4%85,0%0,3%0,2%
2931OTHERS6621.631-30,9%-45,2%0,2%0,1%
3028Subaru6242.739-8,6%7,6%0,2%0,2%
3130DS4531.721-11,2%-13,1%0,1%0,2%
3232SsangYong3521.07280,5%84,2%0,1%0,1%
3335Infiniti331674180,5%98,8%0,1%0,1%
3433Alfa Romeo24198814,2%2,5%0,1%0,1%
3534Lexus18468017,2%19,9%0,1%0,1%
3636Lada13448919,6%18,7%0,0%0,0%
3738Maserati115448-24,3%15,8%0,0%0,0%
3839Ferrari10328241,1%27,6%0,0%0,0%
3940Bentley10127198,0%86,9%0,0%0,0%
4037Tesla864830,0%27,1%0,0%0,0%
4141Iveco7226116,1%34,5%0,0%0,0%
4242Chevrolet68239-23,6%7,2%0,0%0,0%
4343Alpina5716923,9%-5,1%0,0%0,0%
4445Cadillac2493242,9%121,4%0,0%0,0%
4544Aston Martin23102-28,1%-2,9%0,0%0,0%
4646Lamborghini1970-26,9%-14,6%0,0%0,0%
4747Lotus1049-44,4%14,0%0,0%0,0%
4848Rolls-Royce944-35,7%69,2%0,0%0,0%
4949Morgan727-50,0%-27,0%0,0%0,0%
Rank AprRank 2016GroupSales AprSales YTDApr VarYTD VarApr %YTD %
11Volkswagen122.572432.0355,2%2,4%38,9%39,1%
22Mercedes Daimler33.855111.78720,5%8,2%10,7%10,1%
33BMW27.79299.6298,6%6,7%8,8%9,0%
45Ford22.97679.2885,6%9,6%7,3%7,2%
54General Motors22.65181.9256,6%12,2%7,2%7,4%
66Renault-Nissan22.55277.8540,3%3,8%7,2%7,0%
77Hyundai-Kia15.29650.90311,0%4,1%4,9%4,6%
88PSA11.12036.34212,5%2,3%3,5%3,3%
99FCA10.07030.60112,4%-0,1%3,2%2,8%
1010Toyota6.09922.08710,5%2,9%1,9%2,0%
Rank AprRank YTDModelSales AprSales YTDApr VarYTD VarApr %YTD %
11Volkswagen Golf24.92786.165-5,5%-0,7%8,4%8,3%
22Volkswagen Passat8.32829.765-4,7%2,3%2,8%2,9%
33Volkswagen Polo6.88324.6335,7%22,0%2,3%2,4%
44Audi A36.51122.9834,1%-0,8%2,2%2,2%
59Audi A46.34519.20014,4%47,6%2,1%1,8%
65Mercedes C Class5.97321.5381,6%17,5%2,0%2,1%
710Opel Corsa5.67218.520-1,0%10,6%1,9%1,8%
86Opel Astra5.52221.37934,6%10,1%1,9%2,1%
912Ford Focus5.43617.270-0,6%-2,9%1,8%1,7%
1022Mercedes E Class4.96312.76510,9%68,0%1,7%1,2%
117Skoda Octavia4.91819.88214,8%23,4%1,7%1,9%
1213Volkswagen Touran4.81416.7502,3%9,7%1,6%1,6%
1315Skoda Fabia4.58515.28511,4%8,4%1,6%1,5%
1420Mini4.39713.2278,0%25,4%1,5%1,3%
1511BMW 2 Series4.39317.95158,1%52,0%1,5%1,7%
1614Audi A64.39215.3884,8%-7,6%1,5%1,5%
178Volkswagen Tiguan4.29219.3263,2%-15,7%1,5%1,9%
1818BMW 1 Series3.94213.679-2,1%20,9%1,3%1,3%
1916Seat Leon3.93714.99311,2%3,5%1,3%1,4%
2021Volkswagen Up!3.91712.906-3,7%30,7%1,3%1,2%
2117BMW 3 Series3.87214.891-5,5%-9,4%1,3%1,4%
2219Ford Fiesta3.66513.365-13,5%-20,8%1,2%1,3%
2325Mercedes B Class3.57910.528-16,8%-3,2%1,2%1,0%
2424Mercedes A Class3.10510.8045,5%4,5%1,1%1,0%
2526BMW 5 Series3.05710.465-12,4%-9,4%1,0%1,0%
2623Ford Kuga2.96910.92812,0%1,6%1,0%1,0%
2728Opel Mokka2.92110.257-0,1%9,1%1,0%1,0%
2835Smart Fortwo2.7908.074-3,8%22,0%0,9%0,8%
2929Audi A12.74410.14926,8%28,1%0,9%1,0%
3034Renault Clio2.6678.1650,4%-6,1%0,9%0,8%
3127Audi Q32.51410.46122,2%5,2%0,9%1,0%
3231BMW X12.4858.68770,1%63,5%0,8%0,8%
3332Hyundai Tucson2.4748.5130,8%0,8%
3438Audi Q52.4677.8317,9%10,3%0,8%0,8%
3530Nissan Qashqai2.4669.8636,8%0,9%0,8%0,9%
3637Skoda Superb2.3177.83762,8%56,6%0,8%0,8%
3733Mercedes GLC2.2258.3280,8%0,8%
3843Opel Insignia2.1877.0704,1%13,1%0,7%0,7%
3950Kia Sportage2.1366.32548,9%95,8%0,7%0,6%
4042Hyundai i302.1237.210-1,3%-8,8%0,7%0,7%

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