Porsche sells twice as a lot as Alfa Romeo
Porsche weathered the disaster very effectively, with gross sales down 12.5%, whereas the market fell 25% (the model was nevertheless disrupted by the WLTP in 2019). And with 4,878 fashions delivered, the producer is way forward of Alfa Romeo, which solely offered 2,372 fashions. And for the reason that Tonale will not arrive at Alfa earlier than the tip of 2020, it is going to not get higher!
La Zoé is within the high 10 greatest sellers
Is the electrical automobile marginal? Not anymore. In 2020, 100% electrical fashions represented practically 7% of the market. And a automobile solely obtainable in electrical has climbed into the highest 10 best-selling automobiles. It is after all the Renault Zoé, with 37,409 registrations, higher than the Peugeot 308 or the Citroën C3 Aircross.
The Suzuki Swift is in entrance of the Golf 8
The Swift is a hit that some individuals actually can’t imagine. And but, with 10,624 gross sales, it’s doing a lot better than better-known opponents, such because the Nissan Micra (7,995 gross sales), the Seat Ibiza (7,090) or the Skoda Fabia (5,372). Above all, it ends the yr forward of the Volkswagen Golf 8! The final Golf, nevertheless placed on sale in early 2020 and arrived in dealerships in March, has had a really gradual begin to its profession, with solely 8,913 items delivered.
The Corolla is extra offered than the C-HR
The trend is for SUVs. They represented 39% of gross sales in France final yr. But the SUV is not mechanically acclaimed. The proof at Toyota, with the Corolla and C-HR, which share their hybrid engines and technical base. The conventional compact received the match, with 15,110 gross sales towards 14,406. The Corolla is helped by its wagon silhouette, which appeals to corporations in quest of autos with much less tax.
The best-selling Fiat is a utility
Did you assume Fiat’s queen of gross sales is the five hundred? Certainly it’s by way of passenger automobiles. But the automobile essentially the most offered by the model with us is the massive utility Ducato! 24,403 items registered final yr, towards 17,450 for the five hundred! The Ducato does higher than its technical cousins Citroën Jumper and Peugeot Boxer. Its reputation lies within the motorhome phase specifically.
Mercedes does higher than Opel and Fiat
In the brand new passenger automobile market, the star agency stays the premium champion in France, with 52,570 gross sales in 2020, towards 45,478 for BMW and 45,360 for Audi. Mercedes is eighth within the producers’ rating, very near Ford which has offered 55,219 fashions. And it’s far forward of generalists who have been regarded as extra in style, notably Opel (43,801 gross sales) and Fiat (42,360).
Four out of ten Q3s is a Sportback
When Audi launched the Q3 Sportback, you may assume it was one too many SUV between the traditional Q3, with its already sporty silhouette, and the Q5. But the bodywork could be very in style. In 2020, Audi delivered 3,714 Sportbacks, which is nearly 40% of the Q3 whole. And what is the level of getting this coupe? To direct prospects to an much more costly and due to this fact extra worthwhile Q3!
The Tesla Model 3 distances the BMW 3 Series
The Model 3 brings shade to the household sedan market. And one thing that we did not imagine not too long ago, the premium manufacturers are largely crushed. Tesla delivered 6,477 copies of its smallest mannequin whereas the three Series discovered 4,602 prospects, with the reinforcement of a further station wagon. The Peugeot 508 stays the preferred wagon, with 10,108 gross sales.
The DS7 in entrance of the Tiguan
At the tip of this very particular yr, the DS7, helped by the launch of its plug-in hybrid model, took the lead within the premium SUV market, forward of opponents Audi, BMW, Mercedes and Volvo. And with 11,847 items registered, the DS7 even managed to complete forward of the Tiguan, which offered 11,404 items.