2023 (July) Europe: Car Sales and Market Analysis

July 2023: Car sales in Europe increased by 17% with the European new passenger vehicle market expanding 12 months in a row.

July 2023: Car sales in Europe increased by 17% with the European new passenger vehicle market expanding 12 months in a row. Passenger vehicle registrations in the European Union, EFTA, and the UK expanded by 17% in July 2023 to mark a year of monthly car sales increases in Europe. Electric car sales increased by … Read more

2023 (June) Europe: Half-Year Car Sales and Market Analysis

In the first half year 2023, new car sales in Europe increased by 17% with the Tesla Model Y the best-selling car model in Europe. New passenger vehicle registrations in Europe (EU, EFTA, UK) increased by 18% in June 2023 and 17% during the first half of the year. Volkswagen remained the largest carmaker in … Read more

2023 (Half Year) International: Global Worldwide Car Sales

Half Year 2023: worldwide new car sales increased in all major global markets with growth particularly strong in Japan, Europe, and the USA. During the first semester of 2023, car sales increased in all major global markets but only China and India have thus far exceeded prepandemic sales levels. New passenger vehicle registrations in Japan … Read more

2023 (Half Year) Europe: Best-Selling Car Manufacturers and Brands

First semester 2023: Volkswagen, Toyota, and Audi were the top-selling car brands in Europe during the first half of the year. Volkswagen, Stellantis, and Renault were the largest car manufacturing groups in Europe during the first half of 2023 with Volkswagen, Toyota, and Audi the top-selling car brands. The Volkswagen Group increased market share to … Read more

2023 (Half Year) Europe: Car and BEV Sales by Country (EU, UK, EFTA)

First semester 2023: new passenger vehicle registrations in Europe (EU, EFTA and UK) increased by 17.6% with battery-electric car sales up in every European country during the first half of the year. Car sales in Europe (EU, EFTA, UK) recovered by nearly 18% during the first six months of 2023 with almost all countries experiencing … Read more

2023 (May) Europe: Car Sales and Market Analysis

In May 2023, new car sales in Europe increased by 18% but new passenger registrations were still lower than in 2019. New passenger vehicle registrations in Europe (EU, UK, EFTA) increased by 18% in May 2023 to 1.1 million cars. In the European Union (EU) sales increased for the tenth consecutive month. Battery electric vehicle … Read more

2023 (April) Europe: Car Sales and Market Analysis

In April 2023, new car sales in Europe increased by 16% with Volkswagen the top-selling brand and the Dacia Sandero the best-selling model. New passenger vehicle registrations in Europe (EU, UK, and EFTA) increased to 960,191 (+16%) cars with growth in all major European countries. The Volkswagen Group increased its market share to over a … Read more

2023 (Q1) Europe: Car Sales and Market Analysis

2023 (Q1): New car sales in Europe increased by 17% with BEV market share at a record 13.4% and the Tesla Model Y the best-selling car model in March and the first quarter of the year. The European new car market expanded by 17% during the first quarter of 2023 to the highest level since … Read more

2023 (Q1) International: Worldwide Car Sales

2023 (Q1): Worldwide new car sales increased in all major world markets except China with growth in passenger vehicle registrations the fastest in Europe. During the first quarter of 2023, car sales in the largest markets in the world increased with the exception of China. Growth was the fastest in Europe but here, as in … Read more

2023 (Q1) Japan: Best-Selling Car Manufacturers, Brands and Models

2023 (Q1): New car sales in Japan increased by 15% with Toyota as the best-selling brand while the Yaris and Corolla were the favorite models on the Japanese new car market and the Honda N-Box the top-selling minicar. During the first quarter of 2023, the Japanese new vehicle market expanded by 15% to 1,381,558 vehicles … Read more