Registrations http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53344/more en Analyst Sees VW Fallout Affecting European Car Sales http://wardsauto.com/analyst-sees-vw-fallout-affecting-european-car-sales <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The LMC automotive consultancy says the diesel-emissions cheating scandal engulfing Volkswagen is reflected in the automaker's 2.7% October sales decline in Europe's five biggest markets, where overall growth slowed to 2.7%. </div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/analyst-sees-vw-fallout-affecting-european-car-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Analysis Europe - Regional Industry Data & Insights Miscellaneous Registrations Sales Results Thu, 05 Nov 2015 10:52:00 +0000 1393081 at http://wardsauto.com Chrysler Building Ram 1500 Diesels, But Sales Lag http://wardsauto.com/blog/chrysler-building-ram-1500-diesels-sales-lag <div class="node-body blog-body">Through June, FCA says the diesel makes up 18% of the Ram 1500s shipped from the plant but only 12% of the retail mix. The automaker says a 20% retail mix remains in sight. But it should have been achieved by now.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/blog/chrysler-building-ram-1500-diesels-sales-lag" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/blog/chrysler-building-ram-1500-diesels-sales-lag#comments Blog Auto Makers Dealers Sales & Marketing North America Analysis Industry North America - Regional Mexico Diesel U.S. Italy Dealer IdeaXChange Data & Insights Miscellaneous Ram Diesel Engine Incentives Inventories Registrations Sales Results Vehicle Assembly 3.0L EcoDiesel Brighton Chrysler EcoDiesel installation rate Ram 1500 EcoDiesel Zeigler Chrysler Final Inspection Fri, 17 Jul 2015 10:30:00 +0000 1315181 at http://wardsauto.com European Registrations Downshift in May http://wardsauto.com/european-registrations-downshift-may <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">An industry group says May's 1.4% increase in registrations from prior-year followed an 8.1% improvement in the year's first four months.</div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/european-registrations-downshift-may" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Analysis Europe - Regional Industry Miscellaneous Registrations Tue, 16 Jun 2015 06:00:00 +0000 1299111 at http://wardsauto.com UPDATE 1-French car sales fall 4 pct in May http://wardsauto.com/update-1-french-car-sales-fall-4-pct-may <div class="node-body reuters_news-body"><p>(Adds details)</p> <p>PARIS, June 1 (Reuters) - New car registrations in France fell 4 percent year-on-year in May, the first decline since December but that was mainly due to fewer working days than last year.</p> <p>Peugeot was hit harder than domestic rival Renault and both underperformed foreign car makers.</p> <p>When the figures are adjusted to include a comparable number of working days as in May last year, sales rose 7.3 percent, according to figures from the CCFA, France's auto maker association.</p></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/update-1-french-car-sales-fall-4-pct-may" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Analysis Industry France Miscellaneous Registrations Mon, 01 Jun 2015 09:33:16 +0000 1290071 at http://wardsauto.com Global Automaker Group Exec Urges Subsidy Restraint http://wardsauto.com/industry/global-automaker-group-exec-urges-subsidy-restraint <div class="field-byline"> Andrew Burnyeat </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“Governments can play a truly positive role – they have an important role to play,” Yves van der Straaten says. “The scrapping schemes have helped, but when they have stopped, we can see sharp decreases in new sales.”</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/global-automaker-group-exec-urges-subsidy-restraint" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/global-automaker-group-exec-urges-subsidy-restraint#comments Premium Auto Makers Plants & Production Politics Dealers Sales & Marketing Europe Analysis Europe - Regional Industry Retail Dealer Data & Insights Miscellaneous Auto Makers Retail Incentives Production Registrations Sales Results Tue, 12 May 2015 09:47:00 +0000 1273061 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Fiat Panda among top sellers in resurgent Italian market.</strong></p> German Car Registrations Rise 6% in April http://wardsauto.com/german-car-registrations-rise-6-april <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The VDA auto-industry association says last month's 291,400 car registrations put the industry on track to record 3.1 million registrations this year.</div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/german-car-registrations-rise-6-april" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Analysis Industry Germany Miscellaneous Registrations Tue, 05 May 2015 10:55:00 +0000 1273431 at http://wardsauto.com European Automakers Say February New-Car Sales Up 7% http://wardsauto.com/european-automakers-say-february-new-car-sales-7 <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The ACEA automakers group says February's result, the 18th consecutive monthly increase, was driven by double-digit sales gains in Italy and Spain.</div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/european-automakers-say-february-new-car-sales-7" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Analysis Europe - Regional Industry Data & Insights Miscellaneous Registrations Sales Results Tue, 17 Mar 2015 07:06:00 +0000 1243491 at http://wardsauto.com January 7.1% Sales Gain Reflects West Europe Auto Comeback http://wardsauto.com/january-71-sales-gain-reflects-west-europe-auto-comeback <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Falling oil prices and rising consumer confidence, particularly in Spain and other southern markets, were key factors in January's increase.</div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/january-71-sales-gain-reflects-west-europe-auto-comeback" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Analysis Europe - Regional Industry Data & Insights Miscellaneous Registrations Sales Results Thu, 05 Feb 2015 10:28:00 +0000 1218481 at http://wardsauto.com Germany's January Sales Gain Reflects European Recovery http://wardsauto.com/germanys-january-sales-gain-reflects-european-recovery <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Car registrations in Germany rose 2.5% year-over-year in January, while Spain, France and Italy also saw growth in the month.</div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/germanys-january-sales-gain-reflects-european-recovery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Analysis Europe - Regional Industry Germany Miscellaneous Registrations Tue, 03 Feb 2015 11:40:00 +0000 1215931 at http://wardsauto.com French cars sales turn positive as foreign brands gain ground http://wardsauto.com/french-cars-sales-turn-positive-foreign-brands-gain-ground <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The CCFA automakers association says January's 5.9% rise in registrations ended a 3-month slide, but foreign brands including Volkswagen, Toyota and Nissan outsold PSA, up 2.6%, and Renault, down 3.3%.</div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/french-cars-sales-turn-positive-foreign-brands-gain-ground" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Analysis Industry France Miscellaneous Registrations Mon, 02 Feb 2015 08:00:00 +0000 1214901 at http://wardsauto.com