Ford Global performance in 2018 is heavily negative reporting year to date the deepest lost in this decade, down 7%. While sales are negative in several countries the huge -38% lost reported in China is the main fall reason.
Ford global sales performance 2017 has been disappointing losing over 1.9% with 6.28 million vehicles, dragged down by low sales in China and despite the best-seller F-Series hit the record of over 1 million units sold.
Latvia Cars Sales slipped down in the 2017 after 5 consecutive growing years. The domestic demand was blocked by new regulation on the sector, established in order to reduce the grey market, flourished to avoid high local taxation.
World Best Selling Compact Cars 2017 achieved 25.9 million vehicles, the 43% of total car passenger's sold in the World. As usual the leader was the Toyota Corolla, over the Volkswagen Golf and, new in the podium, the Honda Civic.
Ireland Best Selling Cars 2017 with the Hyundai Tucson, on top for the second consecutive year. Just two models gained volume among the top 10, the Kia Sportage in 7th and the Volkswagen Tiguan, the hero of the year, up 18 spots.
World Best Selling Car 2016 ranking with Ford F-Series advanced very near the second place, behind Toyota Corolla and VW Golf. One of the stars of the year has been the new Honda Civic, up 7 spots and ranking 10th.
World Best Selling Compact Cars 2016 ranking again led by the Toyota Corolla while the Toyota Prius joined the Top 10, first time ever. Volkswagen Golf was second while Hyundai Elantra was new on podium.
Turkish auto market in July collapsed hit by political events. Breaking the almost positive momentum, the industry has lost sharply, while the new Fiat Aegea was finally escalating on top of the ranking.
Turkey Autos Market starts the 2016 down following the impressive all time record scored last year. In January - February domestic demand declined 4.9%. The new Fiat Aegea produced at full capacity and already in second place.