Euro Big 5 auto markets up 8.6% in April, SUVs continue to dominate; shift in segment shares
Green Car Congress
MAY 13, 2016
Led by strong growth in Spain and Italy, new car registrations in Europe’s Big 5 markets grew by 8.6% million, April produced further gains across the top five European markets with SUVs driving higher volume and counting for 24.4% Germany continued to lead the market, with volume up by 8.4% However, the largest growth figures were recorded in Italy and Spain, where April’s volumes grew by 12.3% market share at 116,400 units. market share (vs.