Renault Clio became the best-selling car in Europe

Renault Clio became the best-selling car in Europe

March 25, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

In general, in February, the European car market showed a negative trend.

After analyzing new car sales in European markets in February, the most popular models were named. The largest number of sales last month came from the compact Renault Clio. A total of 24,914 such vehicles were sold in Europe. The second place was taken by the previous leader – the German Volkswagen Golf, which has more than once been recognized as the best car of the year in Europe. In February, the compact hatchback sold 24 735 copies, losing slightly to the leader.

These statistics were published by JATO Dynamics. At the same time, sales of both models decreased compared to the same period last year.

Renault Clio sales decreased by 4%, while Volkswagen Golf sales fell significantly more – 21% minus.

 In general, the sales of new cars in Europe in February 2020 showed a negative trend. Compared to last year, the number of cars sold decreased by 7%. In total, 1,063,264 new cars were sold in Europe last month. The decline in the market is due to the spread of the coronavirus epidemic and the general economic situation.