Press release: 12.239.079/20
Passenger car registrations fell by two thirds in April 2020
The passenger car makes
with the highest registration figures were VW (share: 14.7%), Skoda
(share: 13.1%) and BMW (share: 7.6%). Among the Top 10 car makes, all
makes recorded double-digit declines: Skoda
The market for new commercial
vehicles showed increases for tractors used for agriculture and
Among the two-wheelers,
fewer registrations were recorded for new motorcycles
In total, 19 950 motor vehicles were newly registered in April 2020, thus the decrease compared to April 2019 amounted to 56.6%.
January to April 2020: new passenger cars
-41.6%; new motor vehicles -39,3%
From January to April 2020, the number of new passenger car registrations decreased by 41.6% to 65 900, or 46 906 vehicles fewer than in the same period of 2019. The total number of newly registered motor vehicles declined by 39.3% or 59 223 to 91 580.
For more detailed results and further information concerning statistics of motor vehicles please refer to our website.
on methods, definitions: Motor vehicle statistics (registrations
of new and used vehicles as well as the stock of vehicles) are secondary
statistics, compiled on the basis of daily data files sent to Statistics
Austria by Austria’s association of insurance companies (VVO). VVO,
in turn, receives data by the insurances’ registrations offices, responsible
for registrations, de-registrations and rectifications of motor vehicles
Within motor vehicle statistics, all motor vehicles, once nationally or internationally registered, are levied, irrespective of the registration’s duration.
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