UK Automobile Market in 2015

  • Best ever performance in new car market in 2015 after fourth consecutive year of growth, touched 2.6 million units
  • Ford is the market leader in car segment, market is dominated by German OEMs
  • Commercial vehicle segment registrations reach all-time high in 2015, with 423,894 units – up 16.7% on 2014, Truck segment contributed by 25.5% with 52,064 units
  • Ford is market leader in LCV segment and DAF, Mercedes and Scania are top players in heavy segment.
  • Bus and coach market closes 2015 with 22.8% rise to 9,025 units – the best performance in seven years, Alexander Dennis, Volvo and WRIGHTBUS are top three OEMs in 2015

UK Car Market Brand wise sales:


Brand wise Car sales in UK 2015

Top three players lost minor market share in 2015 compare to 2014.


Buses and Coaches Sales 2015:


Bus and Coaches sales 2015

WrightBus and Mercedes increased its sales in almost doublt in 2015.

UK Bus sales 2015

Commercial vehicle Sales Analysis:

UK Commercial vehicle Market Sales 2015


UK LCV Segment sales 2015:

UK Light CV segment sales 2015

Ford and VW group is the market leader in LCV segment.

3 to 6 Ton segment CV:


UK medium duty CV segment sales 2015

Ford, Fiat and Mercedes are the market leader in this segment.


Heavy commercial Vehicle segment, >6t:


CV more than 6 ton segment

DAF is the market leader with 26% and Mercedes and Scania are top OEMs players in heavy segment.

Source: SMMT



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