ŠKODA sets new sales record
ŠKODA has outperformed the market with 42,558 new registrations from January to June – a new high for the brand, and two per cent more than in 2016.
The overall new car market fell by 1.3%.
While the Octavia and Fabia delivered the biggest numbers overall, it was the Citigo (3,891) and Superb (5,565) that enjoyed the largest growth over the first-half of 2016. ŠKODA’s city car star saw registrations rise 17% over the same period in 2016, while the flagship Superb posted an equally impressive 13% rise in registrations.
ŠKODA’s market share for the month of June was 3.09%, while year-to-date market share for the brand stands at 3.04 per cent, a 0.77% increase over 2016. Growth for the ŠKODA brand was particularly strong across the fleet sector with registrations up seven per cent over the same six-month period of 2016