Russian car market has decreased by 84% in May 2022

Russian car market has decreased by 84% in May 2022


RusAutoNews.- As announced by the AEB Automobile Manufacturers Committee, the Russian car market has decreased by 83.5%, or 123,110 units year-on-year in May 2022, to 24,268 vehicles.

Within the first five months of this year 318,114 cars were sold in total, 52.0% less than last year’s figure.

The Committee did not publish any comment on the market situation or expectations.

Lada is the most popular brand of the car market in May with 6,012 units sold. The sales of the brand has dropped 84% year-on-year in May. Second and third spots are occupied by the Korean brands Kia with 3,606 units and Hyundai with 2,916 units, both more than 80% less than last year’s figure. Lada Granta was the most popular model in May with 2,305 units sold.

Top 10 best-selling car brands in May 2022:

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

Top 10 best-selling car models in May 2021:

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

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