Portugal market report. Q3 2016

Portugal Cars Sales in Q3 2016 Mercedes-A-Class-A200

Portugal Cars Sales in Q3 gain ground thanks to the economic slight acceleration, hitting the 40th y.o.y. increase in a string. Renault was the shining star with Clio and Megane on top.

Market Outlook

After Q2’s small acceleration over the previous quarter, recent monthly indicators hint that Portugal’s economy might have sped up slightly in the third quarter. On 14 October, Portugal’s government disclosed its 2017 budget draft, which includes an ambitious plan to bring the fiscal deficit down to 1.6% of GDP in 2017, notably above the 2.4% deficit projected for this year.

The domestic cars sales during the Q3 kept the pace, registering in September the 40th year-on-year growing month in a string.

Indeed, according to data released by the A.C.A.P., the Portuguese Association of Car Producers, in August and September the sales had been respectively at 10.649 (+12.8%) and 13.960 units (10.6%).

Year to date September figures of 158.864, improving 14.9%.

Competitive Arena

Year to date September, Renault was market leader with 19.311 sales (+24.5%) with market share at 12.2%. In second place Peugeot with 15.033 units (+17.5%) and Volkswagen was  third with 13.196 (-0.8%).

Behind Mercedes with 12.106 (+17.2%), BMW with 11.146 (+13.2%), Opel with 9.445 (+18.5%) and Nissan with 8.927 (+9.0%).

At group wise, Renault Nissan was in first place with 20.3% of market share followed by the Volkswagen Group with 18.0% and the other French Group, P.S.A. with 14.6%.

As far as the best-selling models performance, the Renault Clio confirmed the leadership with 8.717 sales (+20.9%) followed by the Volkswagen Golf with 4.529 (-7.2%), the Renault Mégane with 4.482 (+29.0%), the Mercedes A Class with 3.931 (+18.4%) and the Peugeot 208 with 5.361 (+26.3%).

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 report year to date data updated.

Rank SeptRank 2016BrandSales SeptSales 2016Var SeptVar 2016Share SeptShare 2016
11Renault1.55519.31126,8%24,5%11,1%12,2%
22Peugeot1.32615.03332,9%17,5%9,5%9,5%
43Volkswagen1.17313.1961,2%-0,8%8,4%8,3%
34Mercedes1.28312.1063,9%17,2%9,2%7,6%
55BMW1.05911.1469,5%13,2%7,6%7,0%
96Opel6209.445-14,4%18,5%4,4%5,9%
67Nissan8018.9272,7%9,0%5,7%5,6%
138Fiat4398.27520,9%27,9%3,1%5,2%
89Citroen6387.57514,3%15,6%4,6%4,8%
710Audi7416.8764,2%-4,4%5,3%4,3%
1111Ford5476.4081,5%-3,8%3,9%4,0%
1012Toyota6136.237-18,6%11,2%4,4%3,9%
1213Seat4666.22339,9%12,9%3,3%3,9%
1414Dacia3843.9631,9%21,9%2,8%2,5%
1515Kia3493.86514,8%37,6%2,5%2,4%
1616Volvo2803.17615,2%20,8%2,0%2,0%
1717Smart2542.30713,9%15,7%1,8%1,5%
2018Skoda1882.278-10,9%-7,2%1,3%1,4%
2119Mini1822.01223,0%22,0%1,3%1,3%
1820Mazda2201.98835,8%92,8%1,6%1,3%
1921Hyundai1891.93780,0%52,3%1,4%1,2%
2222Honda1791.76419,3%50,6%1,3%1,1%
2323Mitsubishi1571.7347,5%9,3%1,1%1,1%
2424Land Rover77721165,5%24,5%0,6%0,5%
2725DS38588-7,3%22,8%0,3%0,4%
2526Alfa Romeo5556196,4%17,9%0,4%0,4%
2627Jaguar53493112,0%140,5%0,4%0,3%
2828Lexus31282-27,9%6,8%0,2%0,2%
2929Suzuki27174145,5%100,0%0,2%0,1%
3030Jeep14136-22,2%-3,5%0,1%0,1%
3131Porsche1295140,0%-23,4%0,1%0,1%

Rank SeptRank 2016GroupSales SeptSales 2016Var SeptVar 2016Share SeptShare 2016
11Renault-Nissan2.74032.20115,0%19,5%19,6%20,3%
22Volkswagen2.58028.6736,6%0,3%18,5%18,0%
33PSA2.00223.19625,4%17,0%14,3%14,6%
44Mercedes Daimler1.53714.4135,4%17,0%11,0%9,1%
55BMW1.24113.15811,3%14,5%8,9%8,3%
76General Motors6209.445-14,4%18,5%4,4%5,9%
107FCA5189.05124,2%26,0%3,7%5,7%
68Toyota6446.519-19,1%11,0%4,6%4,1%
89Ford5476.4081,5%-3,8%3,9%4,0%
910Hyundai-Kia5385.80231,5%42,2%3,9%3,7%

Rank SeptRank 2016ModelSales SeptSales 2016Var SeptVar 2016Share SeptShare 2016
11Renault Clio6418.71723,5%20,9%4,6%5,5%
23Volkswagen Golf4594.529-12,1%-7,2%3,3%2,9%
35Renault Mégane4324.48223,8%29,0%3,1%2,8%
48Mercedes A Class4093.93124,3%18,4%3,0%2,5%
52Peugeot 2084085.36138,8%26,3%3,0%3,4%
613Peugeot 20083693.12765,5%31,5%2,7%2,0%
711Nissan Qashqai3213.785-6,1%-3,7%2,3%2,4%
87Peugeot 3083103.94413,1%14,1%2,2%2,5%
94Renault Captur3074.51810,0%23,4%2,2%2,9%
106Volkswagen Polo2914.4647,0%-4,0%2,1%2,8%
1112Opel Astra2733.41639,3%41,2%2,0%2,2%
1216Mercedes C Class2592.607-11,6%13,3%1,9%1,7%
1321Toyota Auris2552.105-22,5%7,5%1,8%1,3%
1314Citroen C32553.01226,9%30,8%1,8%1,9%
1415BMW 1 Series2382.973-2,5%2,2%1,7%1,9%
1518Audi A32322.572-1,7%-5,5%1,7%1,6%
1617Toyota Yaris2292.592-29,8%8,4%1,7%1,6%
1726Seat Leon2011.95539,6%7,4%1,5%1,2%
1810Seat Ibiza1973.79220,1%12,1%1,4%2,4%
1929BMW 3 Series1961.751-8,4%-7,9%1,4%1,1%
2020Fiat 5001852.37543,4%26,9%1,3%1,5%
219Opel Corsa1843.878-31,1%8,2%1,3%2,5%
2219Ford Focus1772.494-14,9%-14,2%1,3%1,6%
2332Volkswagen Passat1761.442-9,7%-14,4%1,3%0,9%
2425Mercedes CLA1751.974-24,2%40,2%1,3%1,2%
2527Dacia Sandero1681.942-23,6%27,0%1,2%1,2%
2628Volvo V401641.8207,9%13,3%1,2%1,2%
2730Citroen C4 Cactus1611.71034,2%9,8%1,2%1,1%
2733BMW 4 Series1611.36437,6%4,0%1,2%0,9%
2836Audi A41571.27882,6%20,9%1,1%0,8%
2943Mercedes E Class1511.09458,9%19,7%1,1%0,7%
3037Smart Fortwo1461.2609,8%10,9%1,1%0,8%
3147Nissan Note13399695,6%58,9%1,0%0,6%
3223BMW 2 Series1322.032-12,6%51,4%1,0%1,3%
3346Audi A11251.019-8,8%-13,6%0,9%0,6%
3434Kia Rio1241.31140,9%37,6%0,9%0,8%
3555Dacia Duster121824105,1%40,1%0,9%0,5%
3624Ford Fiesta1121.989-21,7%-17,3%0,8%1,3%
3749Mazda CX-310996165,2%332,9%0,8%0,6%
3845Smart Forfour1081.04720,0%22,0%0,8%0,7%
3857Audi A610877347,9%20,4%0,8%0,5%
3931Nissan Juke1061.640-38,7%45,4%0,8%1,0%
4035Mini1011.282-5,6%-5,1%0,7%0,8%

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