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

August 2021 January – August 2021
Number Change (%) Number Change (%) Int. manufacturers (VDIK, %)
193.307 -23 1.820.589 2 1
2020 2019
Number Change (%) Int. brands (VDIK, %) Change (%) Int. manufacturers (VDIK, %)
2.917.678 -19 40 3.607.258 5 39

New passenger car registrations by brand

New registrations Market share in %
Brands 2020 2019 2020 2019
Alfa Romeo 3.246 4.146 0,11 0,11
Citroen 48.950 58.840 1,68 1,63
Dacia 50.704 80.035 1,74 2,22
DS 2.773 2.846 0,10 0,08
Fiat 89.150 89.005 3,06 2,47
Honda 11.696 15.676 0,40 0,43
Hyundai 105.051 129.508 3,60 3,59
Jaguar 6.993 8.703 0,24 0,24
Jeep 15.687 16.563 0,54 0,46
Kia 64.296 69.608 2,20 1,93
Land Rover 12.984 17.348 0,45 0,48
Lexus 3.530 3.587 0,12 0,10
Maserati 633 939 0,02 0,03
Mazda 44.346 71.630 1,52 1,99
Mitsubishi 44.985 52.148 1,54 1,45
Nissan 34.765 39.500 1,19 1,10
Peugeot 55.401 72.709 1,90 2,02
Polestar 1.041 0,04
Renault 125.318 131.138 4,30 3,64
Seat 116.360 138.670 3,99 3,84
Skoda 181.198 208.171 6,21 5,77
SsangYong 1.715 2.870 0,06 0,08
Subaru 5.407 5.868 0,19 0,16
Suzuki 22.415 40.616 0,77 1,13
Toyota 77.176 84.498 2,65 2,34
Volvo 47.194 53.357 1,62 1,48
Total International manufacturers 1.173.014 1.397.979 40,20 38,75
Audi 213.934 267.195 7,33 7,41
BMW 240.968 279.243 8,26 7,74
Ford 194.250 279.719 6,66 7,75
Mercedes Benz 303.185 339.185 10,39 9,40
Mini 44.152 50.019 1,51 1,39
Opel 146.219 215.864 5,01 5,98
Porsche 26.319 31.433 0,90 0,87
Smart 16.051 49.138 0,55 1,360
VW 525.612 667.518 18,01 18,50
Total German manufacturers 1.710.690 2.179.314 58,63 60,41
Tesla 16.694 10.711 0,57 0,30
Other brands 17.280 19.254 0,59 0,53
Total amount 2.917.678 3.607.258

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