SAO PAULO – Brazil auto makers set a domestic sales record for January with deliveries of 150,100 vehicles, excluding exports. The previous record was set in January 1997, when 134,800 units were sold. Flex-fuel cars maintained their dominance, with 82% of domestic deliveries last month, continuing the remarkable rise since their introduction in 2003. January’s result was 13% greater than like-2005, says Sergio Rese, president of the Association of Automotive Dealers of Brazil ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Brazil January Sales Set Record" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.