Russian new cars and LCV market increased by 6,9% in April

Russian new cars and LCV market increased by 6,9% in April

RusAutoNews.Com – In April 2017, sales of Russian new cars and light commercial vehicles (LCV) increased by 6,9% compared with April 2016 or by 8324 sold units, and amounted to 129 476 cars, according to the AEB Automobile Manufacturers Committee (AEB AMC).

This year in January—March 451 945 cars were sold.

Joerg Schreiber, Chairman of the AEB AMC commented on the Russian new cars and LCV market: “Market sales in April increased on a year-on-year basis, at the same time falling short of the volume achieved in March. We are not dealing with a healthy seasonality yet, which reminds us of how fragile the current cautious recovery still is. Nevertheless, April sales result is a another step forward in the right direction.”

Among the top ten bestselling models so far, all models are locally produced. Top ten bestselling models are:

Detailed market figues: AEB Press-Release