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US: record mileage also seen in January

US: record mileage also seen in January

We recently told you that last year the total amount of driven miles was above 3 trillion, very close to the all-time record of 3.03 trillion miles. And judging by January’s FHA figures, 2015 could bring a never before seen tally. According to federal data, the rapid growth in driven […]

China: SUVs buoy first two months sales

China: SUVs buoy first two months sales

Driven by increased demand for both sport utility vehicles and minivans the auto sales in China, the world’s largest single auto market, have grown rapidly over the course of the year’s first two months. Retail deliveries of passenger vehicles jumped 16 percent to 3.49 million units in January and February, […]

Europe: UK auto production slightly below in January

Europe: UK auto production slightly below in January

The rising British auto manufacturing sector has reported a slightly diminished production output last month in comparison to the same month of 2014, according to SMMT, the country’s auto industry body. The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) said the lower January output is not a reason for concern, […]

Europe: January registrations show positive pace

Europe: January registrations show positive pace

The overall recovery of the battered European auto market continued last month, with industry figures showing the momentum is mostly positive, with the improved consumer confidence, higher retail incentives and new product introductions lifting sales for the vast majority of carmakers. According to figures tallied by the Association of European […]

NAFTA: Mexican auto output and exports surge in January

NAFTA: Mexican auto output and exports surge in January

Mexico saw both automotive production and related exports on the rise last month, with record levels for January – according to the Mexican Auto Industry Association. The industry body said the record levels for both auto production and car exports tallied last month were mostly due to surging demand from […]

Audi beats Mercedes’ record January sales

Audi beats Mercedes’ record January sales

Mercedes-Benz recently said it posted its best January sales to date, but the joy was short lived. Volkswagen AG’s premium division Audi managed to outshine the rival’s performance last month on rising demand from China and the United States. While China – the world’s largest auto market has been under […]

US: January, a success story for the auto industry

US: January, a success story for the auto industry

While much of America was under snow during 2014’s January, last month’s superb delivery increases were not just way better than last year, but also way higher than before the recession. And the actual record was not even the fact that January’s pace was 14 percent higher, tallying sales of […]