In General, in February, the European car market showed a negative trend.
After analysis of new car sales in the European markets in February was named the most popular model. The largest number of sales last month had a compact Renault Clio. Only in Europe was implemented 24 914 such vehicles. Second place went to the previous leader of the German Volkswagen Golf, which has been repeatedly recognized as the best car of the year in Europe. In February, the compact hatchback has sold 24 of 735 copies, quite a bit behind the leader.
Such statistics was published by the Agency JATO Dynamics. While sales of both models decreased compared to the same period last year.
Sales of Renault Clio declined 4%, while sales of the Volkswagen Golf fell much more serious – minus 21%.
In General, the volume of sales of new cars in Europe in February 2020 showed a negative trend. Compared to last year, the number of cars sold fell by 7%. Just in Europe last month there were sold 1 063 264 new car. Market declines associated with the epidemic of the coronavirus and the General economic situation.