Sales

Tesla Cuts Prices on Its Most Expensive Models, Again

May 22, 2019 at 2:18 AM

Tesla Inc. has lowered the base prices for its costliest electric cars for the second time this year.

U.S. Used-Car Prices on the Rise

May 21, 2019 at 2:49 PM

Used-car prices in the U.S. rose 2% in January-April compared with the same period last year, according to J.D. Power Valuation Services.

Hyundai Targets Sales of 5,000 Fuel Cell Cars This Year

May 21, 2019 at 9:51 AM

Hyundai Motor Co. says it already has surpassed 2018’s full-year sales for its Nexo fuel cell vehicle, and the company predicts a fivefold increase by year-end.

April Car Sales Slip 1% in Europe

May 17, 2019 at 2:31 AM

New-car sales across Europe dipped to 1.34 million units in April from 1.35 million a year earlier. January-April deliveries fell 3% to 5.49 million units vehicles.

Light Vehicle Sales in Russia Slip 3%

May 15, 2019 at 1:17 PM

Sales of passenger car and light commercial vehicles in Russia declined to 148,300 units in April from 152,400 vehicles a year ago.

Car Wholesales in India Drop 20%

May 15, 2019 at 2:13 AM

Factory sales of passenger vehicles in India plunged 20% to 160,300 units last month, the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers reports. The drop was the steepest in eight years.

Global Sales of Light Vehicles Fall 7%

May 14, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Worldwide deliveries of passenger cars and light commercial vehicles totaled 7.20 million units in April, down 7% from the same month last year, LMC Automotive reports.

Car Wholesales in China Drop 15%

May 13, 2019 at 2:34 PM

Factory shipments of passenger vehicles to dealers in China shrank 15% to 1.98 million units in April, according to the China Assn. of Automobiles Manufacturers.

Retail Car Sales in China Slide 17%

May 10, 2019 at 10:29 AM

Retail deliveries of new passenger vehicles in China fell 17% to 1.54 million units last month, according to the China Passenger Car Assn.

Car Sales Slip 1% in Germany

May 06, 2019 at 3:41 PM

April new-car sales in Germany dipped 1% year on year to 310,700 units, the country’s federal motor transport authority reports.

April Sales Gain in Italy, Spain

May 03, 2019 at 11:49 AM

New-car demand in Italy and Spain rose last month, reversing recent downturns in both markets, according to trade and government sources.

Hyundai’s Global Sales Drop 6%

May 02, 2019 at 2:52 PM

Hyundai Motor Co. reports its unit sales in April slid 6% year on year to 368,900 cars and SUV/crossover vehicles.