Car Sales – Germany – April 2022: The Volkswagen Polo surprises

Car Sales – Germany – April 2022: The Volkswagen Polo surprises

In the month of April 2022, sales of new cars in Germany have accounted for a total of 180,264 units. This result, if we compare it with the number of registrations obtained in the same period of time last year, translates into a large drop of 21.5%. Despite the decline in the German market, the Volkswagen Polo stands out by entering the Top 10 with force.

The German car market continues to struggle to put behind the various problems that are significantly affecting the automotive industry. The stock crisis in dealerships due to the global shortage of microchips is one of the main issues to highlight. In the month of april 2022
the car sales in germany
reached the 180,264 unitswhich compared to the result obtained in the same period of time the previous year, represents a 21.5% retracement.

The poor results obtained in previous months weigh heavily on the accumulated figures for the first four months. In the period between January and April, new car registrations accumulated 806,218 units, 9.0% less than in 2021.

Video comparison of the Volkswagen Golf, the best-selling car in Germany in April 2022, with the Mazda3

Volkswagen Golf, the best-selling car in Germany in April 2022

What have been the most outstanding models? Due to the turbulent times that run, the ranking of the best-selling cars in Germany During April, it presents important novelties with respect to previous editions of this list. The victory has been for the Volkswagen Golf. The compact fireproof remains at the forefront of its home market and clearly.

In second position slips the Volkswagen Passat. The almost 4,000 registrations that she has obtained quickly attract attention. And closing the podium, in third place, we have the Volkswagen T-Roc. In short, we are facing a podium dominated by the Volkswagen brand.

One of the surprises that the month of April has left us is the entry of the Volkswagen Polo (9th) in the Top 10. It has burst into force and has come very close to beating the Volkswagen T-Cross (8th). Both models are manufactured in Spain. More specifically in Navarra.

volkswagen passat
The Volkswagen Passat has been second to touch the 4,000 registrations

sales by model

The best-selling cars on the German market are:

sales by brand

The registrations achieved by the manufacturers in the German market are:

Talking about most popular car brands, German firms dominate the top of the table. Volkswagen has taken the umpteenth victory, while BMW and Mercedes were in second and third position respectively. Audi was displaced from the podium and had to settle for fourth place.

Source:
KBA