New Zealand’s new-vehicle sales rise 7% year-on-year in January to 9,293 units, a result influenced by year-ago supply shortages, the Motor Industry Assn. reports. Commercial-vehicle deliveries jumped 61.4% to 1,908 units which, as with cars, reflected a prior-year shortage of utility vehicles on dealer lots after massive floods in Thailand in late 2011. Car sales eased 1.5% to 7,385 units, only the fourth time since 1975 the January total topped 7,000. That mark was reached in ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Printer-friendly" 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!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.