Passenger car market

Germany is one of the most important passenger car markets in the world and also has its own important automotive industry. The international manufacturers have though been recording increasing market shares for years.

New passenger car registrations in Germany

October 2020 January-October 2020
Number Change (%) Number Change (%) Int. manufacturers (VDIK, %)
274.303 - 4 2.319.134 -23 4
2019 2018
Number Change (%) Int. brands (VDIK, %) Number Change (%) Int. manufacturers (VDIK, %)
3.607.258 5 39 3.435.778 -0,2 39

New passenger car registrations by brand

New registrations Market share in %
Brands 2019 2018 2019 2018
Alfa Romeo 4.146 5.436 0,11 0,16
Citroen 58.840 55.223 1,63 1,61
Dacia 80.035 71.746 2,22 2,09
DS 2.846 3.732 0,08 0,11
Fiat 89.005 81.460 2,47 2,37
Honda 15.676 18.710 0,43 0,54
Hyundai 129.508 114.878 3,59 3,34
Jaguar 8.703 9.500 0,24 0,28
Jeep 16.563 17.121 0,46 0,50
Kia 69.608 65.797 1,93 1,92
Lada 2.306 2.546 0,06 0,07
Land Rover 17.348 18.141 0,48 0,53
Lexus 3.587 2.766 0,10 0,08
Maserati 939 1.536 0,03 0,04
Mazda 71.630 67.387 1,99 1,96
Mitsubishi 52.148 50.803 1,45 1,48
Nissan 39.500 50.366 1,10 1,47
Peugeot 72.709 68.237 2,02 1,99
Renault 131.138 130.825 3,64 3,81
Seat 138.670 121.724 3,84 3,54
Skoda 208.171 196.968 5,77 5,73
SsangYong 2.870 2.436 0,08 0,07
Subaru 5.868 7.285 0,16 0,21
Suzuki 40.616 37.530 1,13 1,09
Toyota 84.498 83.940 2,34 2,44
Volvo 53.357 45.405 1,48 1,32
Total International manufacturers 1.400.285 1.331.498 38,82 38,75
Audi 267.195 255.300 7,41 7,43
BMW 279.243 265.051 7,74 7,71
Ford 279.719 252.323 7,75 7,34
Mercedes Benz 339.185 319.163 9,40 9,29
Mini 50.019 50.494 1,39 1,47
Opel 215.864 227.967 5,98 6,64
Porsche 31.433 28.695 0,87 0,84
Smart 49.138 41.094 1,36 1,20
VW 667.518 643.518 18,50 18,73
Total German manufacturers 2.179.314 2.083.605 60,41 60,64
Tesla 10.711 1.905 0,30 0,06
Other brands 16.948 18.770 0,47 0,55
Total amount 3.607.258 3.435.778

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