Russian new car market has increased by 1% in January 2019

Russian new car market has increased by 1% in January 2019


 

RusAutoNewsCom. – As announced by the AEB Automobile Manufacturers Committee, Russian new car market has increased by 0.6% or by 600 units year-on-year in January 2019 and amounted to 103,064 vehicles.

Joerg Schreiber, Chairman of the committee commented: “Automotive sales stayed above 100,000 in January with a minor growth of 0.6% compared to the same month last year. This is a positive outcome, especially considering the 2% increase in VAT implemented by January 1”.

Lada remains the most popular brand of the Russian new car market in January 2019 with 21,531 units sold and 3% year-on-year growth.

Top 10 best-selling brands:

1-Lada. 2-Kia. 3-Hyundai. 4-Renault. 5-Volkswagen. 6-Skoda. 7-Toyota . 8-Nissan. 9-BMW. 10-Gaz LCV.

Top 10 best-selling models:

1-Lada Granta. 2-Lada Vesta. 3-Kia Rio. 4-Hyundai Creta . 5-Hyundai Solaris. 6-Volkswagen Polo. 7-Kia Sportage. 8-Skoda Rapid. 9-Lada Largus. 10-Renault Duster.

All 10 models are manufactured in Russia.

Please see the AEB Press-Release for detailed Russian car market figures.