Russian new cars market has increased by 11% in July 2018

Russian new cars market has increased by 11% in July 2018


RusAutoNewsCom. – As announced by the AEB Automobile Manufacturers Committee, Russian new cars market has increased by 10.6% or by 13,796 units year-on-year in July 2018 and amounted to 143,452 vehicles.

Within the January – July period of this year 992,673 cars were sold in total.

Jörg Schreiber, Chairman of the committee commented: “No fundamental change in July: Market sales continue to recover at a comfortable double-digit pace for the 15th consecutive month. Main driver of growth remains the continuous positive trend in consumer confidence, encouraging customers to finally exchange their older car for a new one”.

Lada is the most populer brand of the Russian new cars market in July 2018 with 29,389 units sold.  Lada Vesta is the best-selling model in July with 8991 units.

Top 10 best-selling brands:

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

Top 10 best-selling models:

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

All 10 models are manufactured in Russia.

Please see the AEB Press-Release for detailed new cars market figures.