In December of this year, 491 Lada cars were sold in countries belonging to the European Union. According to the European Association of Automobile Manufacturers (ASEA), this figure is 57.3% more than in the same period last year. Then, 274 cars of the Russian brand were sold on the European market. In the popularity rating, Russian cars were able to overtake Alpina products (418 cars sold).
As for the whole of 2019, here Lada car sales fell by 3.9% and amounted to 4,956 cars compared to 5,158 cars sold in 2018.
According to the results of 2019, passenger car sales in Europe increased by 1.2% and amounted to 15 million 805 thousand 752 cars. Most of the year, Volkswagen cars were sold. The German company was able to sell 1 million 769 thousand 482 cars, which is 0.3% more than in 2018. In second place is Renault with an indicator of 1 million 063 thousand 957 cars (-3.7%). Ford closes the first three with an indicator of 965 thousand 070 cars (-1.5%). This is followed by Peugeot (964,937 units, -0.7%) and Mercedes-Benz (902039 units, + 3.5%).