Total EU car sales jump by 87% in March

Sales of passenger cars in the EU rocketed by 87.30% year-on-year in March 2021, the European Automotive Manufacturers Association (ACEA) said on Friday April 16.

New car sales in the region totalled 1,062,446 vehicles in March 2021, up from 567,253 units sold in the corresponding month of 2020.

The increase was “the result of last year’s exceptionally low base of comparison caused by the strict Covid-19...

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Maria Tanatar

April 16, 2021

11:33 GMT

London