Winners and losers in the 2018 UK car market

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Winners and losers in the 2018 UK car market

Winners and losers in the 2018 UK car market

NISSAN – DOWN

  • 2017 market percentage: five.95% 
  • 2018 market percentage: four.38% 

After years of increasing gross sales due to the Qashqai and Juke, Nissan has had an unpleasant surprise. The Juke (gross sales down 35%) is now 8 years outdated, which is lovely historical for a manner merchandise. 

PEUGEOT – UP

  • 2017 market percentage: three.24% 
  • 2018 market percentage: three.43% 

All the expansion has come from the 3008/5008 vary, which has greater by way of 60% this yr. Both fashions are nonetheless outsold by way of the Hyundai Tucson, even though, demonstrating Peugeot’s shrunken presence in the UK.

PORSCHE – DOWN

  • 2017 market percentage: zero.55% 
  • 2018 market percentage: zero.50% 

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With UK gross sales of round 15,000 consistent with yr, Porsche, that well known SUV logo, will get roughly 50% of gross sales from the Macan and Cayenne, 40% from the 911 and 718, and 10% from the Panamera

RENAULT – DOWN

  • 2017 market percentage: 2.72% 
  • 2018 market percentage: 2.64% 

A couple of years in the past, Renault culled its UK vary, shedding the Laguna, Espace, Modus and Wind. It may just simply do the identical once more: the Mégane, Scenic, Koleos and Twingo give a contribution little or no. 

ROLLS-ROYCE 

  • 2017 market percentage: zero.02% 
  • 2018 market percentage: zero.02% 

Sudden adjustments in market percentage could be reasonably vulgar, however the Cullinan SUV may just result in a heady zero.three% percentage in 2019 if the expansion pattern of the luxurious SUV section continues. 

SEAT – UP

  • 2017 market percentage: 2.21% 
  • 2018 market percentage: 2.70% 

Sales of the Ibiza and Leon are secure so all registrations of the fashionable new Arona and Ateca are merely swelling the overall. 

SKODA – DOWN

  • 2017 market percentage: three.25% 
  • 2018 market percentage: three.12% 

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Skoda has mentioned there will probably be not more polarising fashions in the taste of the Yeti. It believes it might promote way more by way of sticking to vintage, undying styling. Logical, however reasonably a disgrace. 

SMART – DOWN

  • 2017 market percentage: zero.41% 
  • 2018 market percentage: zero.33% 

Mercedes’s closing excuse for its Smart logo used to be that a minimum of it reduced its fleet reasonable CO2. Given that Smart now accounts for round five% of overall Daimler car gross sales, even that one is dressed in skinny. 

SSANGYONG – DOWN

  • 2017 market percentage: zero.14% 
  • 2018 market percentage: zero.12% 

Surely, some UK consumers have a use for the best full-sized separate-chassis 4×4 to had been introduced in years? If so, Ssangyong is having bother finding them. 

SUBARU – UP

  • 2017 market percentage: zero.11% 
  • 2018 market percentage: zero.13% 

If Subaru used to be a faculty kid, it might be the quiet one who used to be now not rather vivid sufficient to face out, and now not rather extrovert sufficient to be fashionable. The fresh axing of all of its diesels received’t lend a hand issues.

SUZUKI – UP

  • 2017 market percentage: 1.59% 
  • 2018 market percentage: 1.64%

Suzuki’s bestsellers, the Vitara and Swift, each greater gross sales. The new Jimny will give Suzuki a buzz (in each senses) however it’s not likely to noticeably exchange total percentage. 

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