Latest Renault models lead European car sales higher

New Renault models leads European car sales

European car sales increased 5.6 percent in November, as per market data released on Thursday, with France’s Renault leading the gains amongst significant automakers. Registrations increased to 1.189 million cars last month from 1.126 million a year previously, the Brussels-based Association of European Carmakers stated. With December still to come, sales throughout the European Union […]

Strong car purchases lift U.S. retail sales; inflation stirring

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U.S. retail sales rebounded in September amidst a rise in automobile purchases and rise in discretionary spending, indicating strong demand that strengthens expectations of an interest rate boost from the Federal Reserve in December. Other information on Friday recommended a pickup in inflation, with manufacturer prices increasing broadly last month to record their most significant […]

Indian Domestic Car Sales Increase 15% in September, Motorcycles Sales Increase 16%

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Domestic passenger car sales increased 15.14 percent to 1,95,259 units in September, from 1,69,590 in the same month of 2015. Overall traveler automobile sales were up 19.92 percent at 2,78,428 systems in September, as against 2,32,170 a year ago. As per the figures released by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), motorcycle sales in […]

Car Sales in China Speed Up in July

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China’s automobile market grew at its fastest speed in 3 1/2 years in July, driven by a tax break and on relative weak point in the year-earlier duration, however industry participants alerted of down threats ahead. Foreign and local automobile makers shipped 1.6 million automobiles– sedans, sport-utility-vehicles and minivans– to dealerships last month, 26% higher […]

Indian Car Sales in July Rise by Almost 10%

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Automobile sales increased 9.62 percent in India last month while total passenger automobiles grew 16.78 percent, driven primarily by robust sales of utility vehicles consisting of Maruti Suzuki’s Vitara Brezza and Hyundai’s Creta. As per Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), domestic passenger vehicle (PV) sales were at 2,59,685 systems in July as against 2,22,368 […]

Volkswagen’s Audi gains 2.3 percent rise in July sales

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Audi sold 2.3 percent more cars during the last month on growing need for the redesigned top-selling A4 saloon, though kept tracking behind German high-end competitors, BMW and Mercedes-Benz. Audi’s worldwide sales rose to 149,400 cars and sport-utility vehicles from 146,073 a year previously, the Ingolstadt-based automaker stated on Thursday, with its year-to-date deliveries up […]