European car sales down again in January but revival expected
Published: Monday, 18 February 2019
The number of new passenger car registrations in the EU decreased by 4.62% year-on-year in January 2019, making it the fifth consecutive month of decline, the European Automotive Manufacturers Assn (ACEA) said on Friday February 15.
By Maria Tanatar
New car sales in Europe totaled 1,195,665 units in January
2019, compared with 1,253,596 vehicles sold in the
corresponding month of 2018.
"The European passenger car market saw a slow start to the
year, posting a 4.6% decline compared with one year