For the first six months of 2017 in the countries of the European Union, has sold approximately 2.5 thousand new cars of the brand Lada, which is a 31.7% increase over the same period of 2016, according to the Agency “AUTOSTAT”.
The Agency’s analysts attribute the increase in sales with the release on the European market of sedan Lada Vesta, the sales of which started in 2017 in Germany, Hungary and Bulgaria.
In June 2017 on the EU market were sold 508 new Lada cars (+13.6% of the result of June last year).
“Thus, after the may decrease (-2,6%), LADA sales in EU countries again show a positive trend”, — stated in the message of “AUTOSTAT”.
According to AVTOVAZ, during January—June 2017 were sold in Russia 140,2 thousand cars Lada, which is by 12.8% more than in the first half of 2016. In June were sold in Russia 27,4 thousand of Lada cars, while sales leaders are Lada Granta (8552 units) and Lada Vesta (6609).