European car sales fall 24% in September on new emissions test

The number of new passenger car registrations in the EU dropped massively in September 2018, going down by 23.53% year-on-year.

New car sales in Europe totaled 1,091,220 units in September, compared with 1,427,013 vehicles sold in the corresponding month of 2017, the European Automotive Manufacturers Assn (ACEA) said on Wednesday October 17. “This [drop in sales] should not come as a surprise, because the introduction of the new [Worldwide harmonized Light vehicles...

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Maria Tanatar

October 17, 2018

18:08 GMT

Kiev