Russian car market has increased by 1% in February 2021

Russian car market has increased by 1% in February 2021

RusAutoNewsCom. – As announced by the AEB Automobile Manufacturers Committee, Russian car market has increased by 0.8%, or by 1,008 units year-on-year in February 2021, and amounted to 120,081 vehicles.

Within the January – February period of this year 215,294 cars were sold in total, 3148 units or 1.4% less then last year’s figure.

Thomas Staertzel, Chairman of the committee has commented: “After slight decrease in the first month of this year, the February new vehicle sales of 120,081 units show again a slight increase versus same month of the previous year. This seems to be a sign of continuous stabilization followed by a further recovery month. In general, the market remains at the last year’s level as the AEB announced at the recent press conference. March will provide a more accurate picture with sales data from all the reporting brands.”

Lada was the most popular brand of the Russian car market in February with 28,272 units sold, followed by KIA with 16,516 units and Hyundai with 13,841 units. Lada Granta was the most popular car model in February with 9,790 units sold.

Top 10 best-selling car brands in February 2021:

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

Top 10 best-selling car models in February 2021:

1-Lada Granta. 2-Kia Rio. 3-Lada Vesta. 4-Hyundai Creta. 5-Hyundai Solaris. 6-Lada Niva (4×4). 7-Volkswagen Polo. 8-Toyota RAV4. 9-Lada Largus. 10- Skoda Rapid PA II.

All 10 models are manufactured in Russia.

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