Russian car market has declined by 1% in August 2019

Russian car market has declined by 1% in August 2019


RusAutoNewsCom. – As announced by the AEB Automobile Manufacturers Committee, Russian car market has decreased by 1.3%, or by 1843 units year-on-year in August 2019, and amounted to 145,545 vehicles.

Within the first eight months of this year 1,114,263 cars were sold in total, 25,798 units or 2.3% less then last year’s figure.

Joerg Schreiber, Chairman of the AEB Automobile Manufacturers Committee commented: “August showed no significant change in the overall market situation, as market sales continue to underperform vs. the robust level established in the prior year”.

Lada was again the most populer brand of the Russian car market in August 2019 with 30,012 units sold. Lada Granta was the most populer model with 11,132 units sold in August.

Top 10 best-selling car brands in August:

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

Top 10 best-selling car models in August:

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

All 10 models are manufactured in Russia.

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