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  • MARCH % Change
    MARQUE 2018  % Market share 2017 % Market share
    Abarth 1,107 0.23 948 0.17 16.77
    Alfa Romeo 1,004 0.21 1,239 0.22 -18.97
    Aston Martin 229 0.05 425 0.08 -46.12
    Audi 29,968 6.32 30,867 5.49 -2.91
    Bentley 229 0.05 358 0.06 -36.03
    BMW 31,649 6.68 34,873 6.20 -9.24
    Chevrolet 15 0.00 18 0.00 -16.67
    Citroen 9,050 1.91 12,977 2.31 -30.26
    Dacia 4,013 0.85 5,773 1.03 -30.49
    DS 1,656 0.35 2,183 0.39 -24.14
    Fiat 8,524 1.80 12,930 2.30 -34.08
    Ford 50,257 10.60 71,837 12.77 -30.04
    Honda 11,896 2.51 11,635 2.07 2.24
    Hyundai 18,526 3.91 18,460 3.28 0.36
    Infiniti 160 0.03 985 0.18 -83.76
    Jaguar 6,797 1.43 9,571 1.70 -28.98
    Jeep 1,322 0.28 1,807 0.32 -26.84
    Kia 18,094 3.82 18,801 3.34 -3.76
    Land Rover 16,655 3.51 22,534 4.01 -26.09
    Lexus 3,006 0.63 2,888 0.51 4.09
    Lotus 36 0.01 39 0.01 -7.69
    Maserati 276 0.06 429 0.08 -35.66
    Mazda 10,085 2.13 11,178 1.99 -9.78
    McLaren 132 0.03 74 0.01 78.38
    Mercedes-Benz 33,194 7.00 35,690 6.35 -6.99
    MG 1,114 0.23 749 0.13 48.73
    MINI 12,352 2.61 12,942 2.30 -4.56
    Mitsubishi 3,929 0.83 3,421 0.61 14.85
    Nissan 24,561 5.18 36,939 6.57 -33.51
    Peugeot 16,301 3.44 19,168 3.41 -14.96
    Porsche 2,659 0.56 2,848 0.51 -6.64
    Renault 14,531 3.07 19,014 3.38 -23.58
    SEAT 11,829 2.50 11,200 1.99 5.62
    Skoda 13,300 2.81 13,655 2.43 -2.60
    smart 1,201 0.25 2,172 0.39 -44.71
    Ssangyong 613 0.13 956 0.17 -35.88
    Subaru 761 0.16 706 0.13 7.79
    Suzuki 6,466 1.36 8,602 1.53 -24.83
    Toyota 22,537 4.75 24,508 4.36 -8.04
    Vauxhall 37,023 7.81 46,564 8.28 -20.49
    Volkswagen 37,843 7.98 39,485 7.02 -4.16
    Volvo 8,237 1.74 9,710 1.73 -15.17
    Other British 106 0.02 106 0.02 0.00
    Other Imports 826 0.17 1,073 0.19 -23.02
    Total 474,069   562,337   -15.70

  • YEAR-TO-DATE % Change
    MARQUE 2018 % Market share 2017 % Market share
    Abarth 1,527 0.21 1,301 0.16 17.37
    Alfa Romeo 1,458 0.20 1,719 0.21 -15.18
    Aston Martin 347 0.05 645 0.08 -46.20
    Audi 47,915 6.67 47,780 5.83 0.28
    Bentley 410 0.06 581 0.07 -29.43
    BMW 47,393 6.60 49,481 6.03 -4.22
    Chevrolet 17 0.00 18 0.00 -5.56
    Citroen 14,671 2.04 18,347 2.24 -20.04
    Dacia 7,182 1.00 8,206 1.00 -12.48
    DS 2,108 0.29 3,211 0.39 -34.35
    Fiat 11,544 1.61 17,577 2.14 -34.32
    Ford 81,957 11.41 104,524 12.75 -21.59
    Honda 18,137 2.52 17,771 2.17 2.06
    Hyundai 28,004 3.90 27,856 3.40 0.53
    Infiniti 313 0.04 1,285 0.16 -75.64
    Jaguar 9,709 1.35 13,134 1.60 -26.08
    Jeep 1,728 0.24 2,762 0.34 -37.44
    Kia 28,751 4.00 29,705 3.62 -3.21
    Land Rover 23,815 3.31 29,739 3.63 -19.92
    Lexus 4,073 0.57 3,894 0.47 4.60
    Lotus 60 0.01 88 0.01 -31.82
    Maserati 436 0.06 640 0.08 -31.88
    Mazda 14,172 1.97 15,169 1.85 -6.57
    McLaren 213 0.03 137 0.02 55.47
    Mercedes-Benz 51,173 7.12 54,837 6.69 -6.68
    MG 1,775 0.25 1,065 0.13 66.67
    MINI 17,009 2.37 17,267 2.11 -1.49
    Mitsubishi 5,997 0.83 5,104 0.62 17.50
    Nissan 34,794 4.84 53,350 6.51 -34.78
    Peugeot 24,643 3.43 28,393 3.46 -13.21
    Porsche 4,074 0.57 3,737 0.46 9.02
    Renault 19,604 2.73 25,126 3.06 -21.98
    SEAT 18,390 2.56 16,782 2.05 9.58
    Skoda 21,611 3.01 22,322 2.72 -3.19
    smart 2,067 0.29 3,217 0.39 -35.75
    Ssangyong 865 0.12 1,359 0.17 -36.35
    Subaru 978 0.14 932 0.11 4.94
    Suzuki 11,323 1.58 13,951 1.70 -18.84
    Toyota 33,215 4.62 35,039 4.27 -5.21
    Vauxhall 54,535 7.59 66,733 8.14 -18.28
    Volkswagen 57,458 8.00 59,778 7.29 -3.88
    Volvo 11,657 1.62 13,582 1.66 -14.17
    Other British 162 0.02 175 0.02 -7.43
    Other Imports 1,219 0.17 1,697 0.21 -28.17
    Total 718,489   820,016   -12.38

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