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Germany June 2015: Mercedes C-Class and Skoda Octavia shoot up

Mercedes C Class Germany June 2015. Picture courtesy auto-news.deMercedes C-Class sales are up 79% year-on-year at home.

* See the Top 50 brands and Top 327 models by clicking on the title *

Like the rest of Europe, the German new car market enjoys strong gains in June at +12% to 313.539 registrations, bringing the year-to-date total halfway through 2015 to 1.618.949 units, up 5% or 80.000 sales on 2014. Volkswagen follows the market at +13% yet its market share is frankly below its YTD level at 20.3%, Mercedes (+22%) and Audi (+23%) show brilliant improvements but BMW (+4%) is passed by Opel (+9%) even though both manufacturers lose market share vs. a year ago. Seat gains two spots on May to rank 8th overall with 10.448 sales, Mini is up 43% to #18, Mitsubishi up 116% to #20, Smart up 74% to #22, Land Rover up 60% to #25, Jeep up 56% to #27, Tesla up 120% to #31 and Ssangyong up 207% to #32.

Skoda Octavia Germany June 2015. Picture courtesy autobild.deThe Skoda Octavia is up to 5th overall in Germany in June.

Over in the models ranking, the VW Golf flies up 20% year-on-year to 23.742 sales and 7.6% share above the VW Passat pushed up 56% to 9.416 units and 3% thanks to the new generation and the Mercedes C-Class up an even more impressive 79% to 7.468 deliveries, knocking the VW Polo (+12%) down to #4. The Skoda Octavia is up 23% to land in 5th place, the nameplate’s highest ever monthly ranking in Germany, also hit in September and December 2013. The Opel Astra, now in runout mode before the arrival of the new generation, sticks to the 6th spot to reached last month vs. #10 year-to-date. The Ford Fiesta (+40%) and Audi A4 (+57%) also shine inside the Top 10.

VW Passat Germany June 2015. Picture courtesy autobild.deThe new generation pushes VW Passat sales up 56% on June 2014.

Outside the Top 10 best-sellers, the Mini is up 9 spots on May to #13, the BMW 2 Series lodges its second-ever German Top 20 ranking after last February (#16) at #17 and 4.202 sales, the Seat Ibiza is up 67% year-on-year and 10 ranks on May to #20, the Opel Mokka is up 63% to #23, the BMW X1 up 85% to #24, Hyundai ix35 up 65% to #30, VW Sharan up 75% to #31 and the Mercedes V Class, one month after breaking into the German Top 50 for the first time at #48, improves its record ranking by 10 ranks to #38.

Opel Karl Germany June 2015. Picture courtesy autobild.deGood start for the Opel Karl at home: already ranking #82.

As far as recent launches are concerned, two nameplates make their grand entrance inside the German Top 100 this month: the Opel Karl is up 114 spots on last month to #82 with 1.142 sales and the Mazda CX-3 is up 118 ranks to #93 with a round 800 deliveries. Further down, the Renault Kadjar is up a spectacular 141 spots to #112 with 673 units, the Land Rover Discovery Sport is up 16 to #150, the Jaguar XE lands at #185 with 198 sales, the Ssangyong Tivoli appears at #245 with 37 units and the Honda HR-V arrives at #264 with 20 deliveries for now.

Previous month: Germany May 2015: VW monopolises Top 4 for third time ever

One year ago: Germany June 2014: VW Golf, Passat and Audi A3 on top

Full June 2015 Top 50 brands and Top 327 models below.

Germany June 2015 – brands:

PosBrandJun-15%/14May
1Volkswagen63,60620.3%13%1
2Mercedes28,2089.0%22%2
3Audi27,4798.8%23%3
4Opel24,2417.7%9%5
5BMW23,5267.5%4%4
6Ford22,0357.0%12%6
7Skoda18,4585.9%10%7
8Seat10,4483.3%19%10
9Hyundai10,0753.2%-8%8
10Renault9,9263.2%2%9
11Fiat7,4872.4%16%11
12Toyota6,4272.0%4%12
13Nissan5,9921.9%6%13
14Citroen5,6041.8%6%17
15Mazda5,5501.8%12%16
16Kia5,4651.7%5%15
17Peugeot5,1151.6%9%14
18Mini4,7361.5%43%21
19Dacia4,5051.4%-11%18
20Mitsubishi4,0031.3%116%19
21Volvo3,6381.2%25%22
22Smart3,5951.1%74%20
23Porsche2,7170.9%22%23
24Suzuki2,5200.8%2%24
25Land Rover1,9460.6%60%25
26Honda1,4840.5%21%26
27Jeep1,3300.4%56%27
28Jaguar5400.2%12%29
29Subaru4660.1%3%28
30Alfa Romeo2320.1%-33%31
31Tesla2240.1%120%36
32SsangYong2150.1%207%30
33Infiniti1330.0%108%32
34Lexus1060.0%18%34
35Lada950.0%25%37
36Maserati890.0%-4%35
37Lancia850.0%-54%33
38Chevrolet700.0%-75%39
39Iveco650.0%51%40
40Bentley650.0%67%42
41Ferrari580.0%-22%38
42Alpina430.0%-22%41
43Aston Martin310.0%35%43
44Chrysler270.0%-13%45
45Lotus250.0%108%47
46Lamborghini240.0%60%44
47Rolls-Royce160.0%129%46
48Cadillac120.0%100%48
49Morgan120.0%0%49
Others7900.3%17%

Germany June 2015 – models:

PosModelJun-15%/14May
1VW Golf23,7427.6%20%1
2VW Passat9,4163.0%56%2
3Mercedes C-Klasse7,4682.4%79%5
4VW Polo6,2582.0%12%3
5Skoda Octavia6,1232.0%23%8
6Opel Astra6,0171.9%16%6
7Ford Fiesta5,7001.8%57%11
8Audi A45,5971.8%40%9
9Ford Focus5,4251.7%-1%10
10VW Tiguan5,3541.7%2%4
11Audi A35,1421.6%-11%7
12Opel Corsa5,0001.6%-10%18
13Mini4,7361.5%43%22
14BMW 1er4,7141.5%-10%21
15Skoda Fabia4,5551.5%13%13
16Audi A64,3631.4%20%12
17BMW 2er4,2021.3%766%26
18Seat Leon4,1201.3%7%14
19Mercedes E-Klasse4,0621.3%6%19
20Seat Ibiza3,8511.2%67%30
21Fiat 5003,7421.2%34%27
22VW Transporter3,6761.2%36%15
23Opel Mokka3,5241.1%63%32
24BMW X13,4651.1%85%61
25VW Up!3,4211.1%-33%24
26BMW 3er3,2401.0%-43%17
27Mercedes B-Klasse3,2291.0%-7%20
28Mercedes A-Klasse3,0141.0%-1%25
29Ford Kuga2,9410.9%18%36
30Hyundai ix352,9020.9%65%37
31VW Sharan2,7730.9%75%40
32VW Touran2,7040.9%-31%23
33Audi Q32,6870.9%45%39
34Audi A12,6730.9%19%41
35Ford C-Max2,6040.8%78%59
36Fiat Ducato2,5160.8%13%16
37VW Caddy2,4740.8%-12%28
38Mercedes V-Klasse2,4380.8%375%48
39Hyundai i102,3270.7%34%34
40Nissan Qashqai2,2890.7%2%38
41Opel Adam2,2620.7%10%35
42Mercedes CLA-Klasse2,2290.7%158%47
43Skoda Yeti2,2240.7%0%33
44Audi Q52,1020.7%14%43
45Opel Insignia1,9420.6%-8%51
46BMW 5er1,9390.6%-45%29
47Smart Fortwo1,9320.6%-6%31
48Renault Clio1,9230.6%-9%42
49Skoda Rapid1,8140.6%0%45
50Audi A51,8010.6%9%54
51VW Beetle1,7830.6%12%53
52Opel Meriva1,7720.6%-12%65
53Mazda CX-51,7650.6%4%63
54Mitusbishi Space Star1,7440.6%352%49
55Hyundai i201,7060.5%-25%60
56Toyota Yaris1,6990.5%-17%55
57Smart Forfour1,6630.5%new66
58BMW 4er1,6620.5%10%46
59Opel Zafira1,6470.5%-13%75
60Renault Mégane1,5840.5%-17%50
61Renault Scénic1,5530.5%-10%71
62Mercedes GLA1,5430.5%-8%57
63Renault Captur1,5140.5%-2%76
64Dacia Sandero1,5130.5%-25%52
65BMW X31,5040.5%-31%68
66Skoda Citigo1,5010.5%2%84
67Peugeot 2081,4810.5%47%77
68Renault Twingo1,4530.5%21%58
69Skoda Superb1,4430.5%31%64
70Ford Mondeo1,4350.5%21%44
71Volvo XC601,4250.5%64%83
72Dacia Duster1,3670.4%-18%72
73Toyota Aygo1,3620.4%158%86
74Hyundai i301,3450.4%-60%56
75Mitsubishi ASX1,3330.4%42%78
76Citroen C41,2980.4%-13%82
77Peugeot 3081,2950.4%21%73
78Audi TT1,2450.4%688%90
79Kia Sportage1,2370.4%22%67
80BMW X51,1540.4%-13%79
81Toyota Auris1,1490.4%-36%70
82Opel Karl1,1420.4%new196
83Mazda21,1300.4%75%89
84Kia Cee’d1,0950.3%-23%74
85Seat Alhambra1,0490.3%21%69
86Ford Transit, Tourneo9700.3%-24%81
87Peugeot 20089500.3%-20%87
88VW Touareg9460.3%-2%119
89Mazda39410.3%-28%80
90Citroen C19340.3%227%123
91Nissan Micra8950.3%-19%92
92Audi Q78390.3%212%153
93Mazda CX-38000.3%new211
94Skoda Roomster7890.3%-36%85
95Hyundai ix207860.3%-17%91
96Citroen Berlingo7800.2%-24%99
97Mercedes GLK7740.2%-52%62
98Volvo XC907710.2%359%201
99Citroen C37470.2%-33%108
100Seat Mii7310.2%-33%98
101Porsche 9117280.2%8%88
102Volvo V407270.2%-30%94
103Toyota Avensis7190.2%153%182
104Nissan Juke7120.2%6%102
105Dacia Logan6940.2%-18%105
106Kia Picanto6930.2%-16%111
107Porsche Macan6900.2%34%104
108Porsche Cayenne6890.2%55%103
109Mercedes ML-Klasse6870.2%-11%93
110Ford B-Max6810.2%-29%100
111Citroen C4 Cactus6730.2%1939%113
112Renault Kadjar6730.2%new253
113Suzuki Swift6700.2%-12%109
114Suzuki Vitara6630.2%new110
115Kia Sorento6490.2%131%164
116Mitsubishi Outlander6480.2%88%96
117Hyundai i406380.2%5%107
118Ford Ecosport6370.2%36%143
119Nissan Pulsar6360.2%new97
120BMW X46200.2%3547%114
121Nissan X-Trail6200.2%675%130
122Mercedes S-Klasse6090.2%-19%101
123Kia Rio6070.2%-10%134
124Jeep Renegade5780.2%new133
125Honda CR-V5730.2%21%144
126Range Rover Evoque5630.2%27%120
127Range Rover Sport5500.2%78%132
128Fiat Panda5460.2%7%121
129Seat Altea5460.2%8%126
130Dacia Dokker5450.2%132%128
131Mazda65430.2%-14%147
132Honda Civic5360.2%149%129
133Toyota RAV45220.2%7%106
134Kia Venga5170.2%0%137
135Mercedes CLS4900.2%37%118
136Ford Ka4740.2%-27%95
137Toyota Verso4600.1%-12%122
138Opel Vivaro4560.1%27%131
139Audi A74540.1%44%138
140Ford Transit Connect4520.1%53%117
141Renault Trafic4020.1%164%171
142Mercedes SLK3900.1%12%112
143Suzuki SX43860.1%-34%161
144Dacia Lodgy3850.1%25%140
145Peugeot 1083760.1%new135
146Nissan Note3740.1%-62%116
147Jeep Grand Cherokee3720.1%31%125
148Volvo S/V603670.1%-14%124
149Mercedes Sprinter3660.1%7%142
150Land Rover Discovery Sport3550.1%new166
151Citroen DS33540.1%-34%167
152Range Rover3470.1%41%127
153Renault Kangoo3430.1%-28%141
154Suzuki Jimny3430.1%2%154
155BMW X63410.1%675%151
156Ford S-Max3390.1%-38%158
157VW Scirocco3380.1%82%150
158Mazda53370.1%4%115
159Kia Soul3350.1%86%168
160Honda Jazz3090.1%-34%145
161Kia Carens2930.1%13%162
162Hyundai Santa Fe2920.1%26%157
163Suzuki Celerio2900.1%new159
164Subaru Forester2630.1%17%163
165Ford Transit Courier2590.1%new149
166Audi A82560.1%-30%170
167Mercedes G-Klasse2550.1%85%178
168Opel Cascada2510.1%-49%136
169Porsche Boxster2470.1%-1%172
170Nissan NV2002470.1%-12%187
171Peugeot 5082420.1%-18%139
172Jeep Wrangler2420.1%61%176
173Fiat Freemont2410.1%13%192
174Mercedes Citan2300.1%3%146
175Renault Espace2270.1%105%155
176Tesla Model S2240.1%120%210
177Citroen Jumper2220.1%30%160
178BMW 6er2220.1%9%174
179Volvo V702200.1%-6%152
180VW Eos2180.1%-43%148
181Toyota Verso-S2110.1%70%156
182Mercedes AMG GT2040.1%new180
183Peugeot Partner2000.1%7%179
184BMW Z41990.1%-5%173
185Jaguar XE1980.1%newn/a
186Citroen DS41830.1%29%225
187Alfa Romeo Giulietta1820.1%-29%169
188Citroen C51810.1%-25%212
189Porsche Panamera1770.1%-24%185
190Jaguar F-Type1740.1%23%190
191Peugeot 30081740.1%4%202
192Fiat Punto1680.1%-63%184
193Fiat Doblo1620.1%62%198
194Peugeot 50081590.1%-16%165
195Jaguar XF1530.0%-40%177
196VW Jetta1500.0%88%199
197Mitsubishi Pajero1490.0%16%193
198VW Phaeton1470.0%-27%194
199Seat Toledo1470.0%-13%188
200Porsche Cayman1460.0%60%191
201Citroen Jumpy1380.0%-3%175
202Mercedes GL-Klasse1380.0%2%205
203Nissan Leaf1330.0%66%254
204Land Rover Discovery1310.0%16%197
205Mitsubishi Lancer1260.0%103%203
206Subaru XV1230.0%-14%227
207BMW i31200.0%-43%181
208Renault Zoe1190.0%-2%207
209Jeep Cherokee1150.0%-60%200
210SsangYong Korando1090.0%179%206
211VW Crafter1080.0%104%214
212Opel Combo1060.0%9%221
213Ford Galaxy1020.0%-75%208
214Volvo XC701010.0%-27%216
215Audi R8970.0%87%241
216Citroen DS5920.0%-1%236
217Fiat Scudo900.0%3%215
218BMW 7er840.0%-49%195
219Infiniti FX820.0%165%231
220Lancia Voyager800.0%-45%189
221Suzuki SX4 Classic790.0%-49%234
222Toyota Prius Plus780.0%-12%213
223Toyota Land Cruiser750.0%-26%217
224Mercedes SL710.0%-34%209
225Renault Laguna670.0%-62%219
226Maserati Ghibli670.0%5%222
227Toyota Corolla660.0%-21%233
228Peugeot 207640.0%-69%204
229Bentley Continental620.0%72%248
230Lada Niva610.0%-19%220
231Suzuki Splash590.0%-74%235
232Subaru Legacy570.0%12%226
233SsangYong Rexton530.0%179%242
234Peugeot RCZ520.0%-60%239
235Peugeot Boxer510.0%65%237
236Toyota Prius500.0%-28%223
237Alfa Romeo MiTo500.0%-44%230
238Iveco Daily480.0%26%247
239Chevrolet Corvette470.0%9%238
240Lexus NX460.0%new224
241Honda Accord420.0%-38%183
242Peugeot Expert410.0%-42%229
243Hyundai H1-Starex400.0%11%240
244Infiniti Q50380.0%36%218
245SsangYong Tivoli370.0%newn/a
246Opel Antara360.0%-44%232
247Renault Koleos360.0%-67%186
248BMW i8360.0%57%243
249Kia Optima350.0%9%249
250Toyota GT86320.0%-9%257
251Lada Granta320.0%new284
252Renault Master310.0%-24%244
253Opel Movano250.0%-17%269
254Nissan Murano240.0%33%300
255Lamborghini Aventador230.0%64%259
256Suzuki Grand Vitara220.0%-93%246
257Fiat Fiorino220.0%-15%228
258Jeep Compass220.0%-83%245
259Nissan Pathfinder210.0%-70%251
260Ferrari 458 Italia210.0%-48%252
261Chevrolet Camaro210.0%11%260
262Hyundai Veloster210.0%5%277
263Ferrari California200.0%122%256
264Honda HR-V200.0%new
265Mazda CX-9190.0%n/a264
266Lexus IS190.0%-42%270
267Peugeot 4008190.0%-32%271
268Nissan 370Z170.0%-60%250
269Volvo S80170.0%-43%255
270Lexus RX160.0%0%267
271SsangYong Rodius160.0%60%265
272Alpina B4160.0%45%280
273Jaguar XJ150.0%-67%258
274Subaru WRX150.0%275%279
275Lotus Elise150.0%150%290
276Nissan GT-R140.0%-18%263
277Mazda MX-5120.0%-96%261
278Maserati Quattroporte120.0%-29%266
279Lexus CT100.0%-66%275
280Maserati GranTurismo100.0%-17%272
281Alpina D3100.0%-47%285
282Aston Martin V8100.0%11%273
283Nissan NV400100.0%0%274
284Morgan 4/4100.0%-9%302
285Lexus GS90.0%-25%293
286Opel Agila80.0%-95%278
287Peugeot Bipper80.0%167%299
288Alpina XD380.0%167%276
289Infiniti M80.0%n/a281
290Ferrari F1280.0%-47%286
291Aston Martin Vanquish80.0%n/a287
292Aston Martin V1260.0%n/a291
293Cadillac Escalade60.0%n/a305
294Alpina D550.0%-64%288
295Suzuki Kizashi50.0%-50%308
296Alpina B650.0%n/an/a
297Lancia Ypsilon40.0%-87%301
298Alpina B340.0%-50%283
299Aston Martin DB940.0%n/a289
300Lotus Exige40.0%n/a304
301Ferrari FF40.0%n/a316
302Rolls-Royce Ghost40.0%n/a309
303Rolls-Royce Wraith40.0%n/a310
304Lotus Evora40.0%n/a307
305Mitsubishi i-Miev30.0%-79%262
306Lexus RC F30.0%new282
307Subaru BRZ30.0%-77%313
308Infiniti EX30.0%50%292
309Suzuki Alto30.0%-97%315
310Hyundai Elantra30.0%n/a303
311Lexus LS30.0%n/a311
312Cadillac CTS30.0%n/a
313Maybach30.0%n/a
314Mercedes Vito20.0%-100%268
315Toyota iQ20.0%-95%294
316Subaru Impreza20.0%-85%314
317Aston Martin Rapide20.0%n/a295
318Infiniti Q6020.0%new317
319Opel Ampera20.0%n/a306
320Rolls-Royce Phantom20.0%n/a298
321Mercedes SLS AMG10.0%-95%297
322Renault Fluence10.0%n/a
323Chevrolet Orlando10.0%-97%
324Bentley Mulsanne10.0%n/a
325Aston Martin DBS10.0%n/a
326Lamborghini Gallardo10.0%n/a
327Morgan Aero 810.0%n/a

Source: KBA

This Post Has 6 Comments
  1. Interesting fact: Skoda is VW’s blessing AND burden.

    Operating margin o/t core brand: 2.7%
    Operating margin of Skoda: 7%!

  2. First French car in the German Top 50 – #50. Incroyable.
    First German car in the French Top 50 – #10. Unglaublich.

    ‘Chauvinistic’ = German for patriotic.

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