Russian car market has declined by 79% in April 2022

Russian car market has declined by 79% in April 2022

RusAutoNews.- As announced by the AEB Automobile Manufacturers Committee, the Russian car market has decreased by 78.5%, or 119,258 units year-on-year in April 2022, to 32,706 vehicles.

Within the January-April period of this year 293,846 cars were sold in total, 43.0% less than last year’s figure.

Third month in a row, the Chairman of the Committee did not comment on the market situation or expectations.

Lada is the most popular brand of the car market in April with 8,506 units sold. The sales of the brand has dropped 78% year-on-year in April. Second and third spots are occupied by the Korean brands Kia with 4,604 units and Hyundai with 4,150 units, both more than 70% less than last year’s figure. Lada Granta was the most popular model in April with 2,598 units sold.

Top 10 best-selling car brands in April 2022:

1-Lada. 2-Kia. 3-Hyundai. 4-Renault. 5-GAZ LCV. 6-UAZ. 7-Skoda. 8-Mitsubishi. 9-Volkswagen. 10-Haval.

Top 10 best-selling car models in April 2021:

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

All 10 models are manufactured in Russia.

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