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The Belgian new car market gains 2% year-on-year in June to 56.211 registrations, leading to a year-to-date volume up 2.8% to 331.369. Volkswagen vastly outperforms the market with a 27% year-on-year surge to 11.3% share, even posting the 2nd largest gain in the Top 10 after Hyundai (+33%). Renault (-13%) is in difficulty in 2nd place but still lodge a market share (9.5%) superior to its YTD level (9.1%). BMW advances 13% year-on-year and two spots on May to #3, with Dacia (+11%) and Citroen (+6%) also solid in the Top 10 but Mercedes (-26%) and Opel (-25%) freefalling. Further down, notice Seat (+87%), Mitsubishi (+69%), DS (+67%), Jaguar (+54%), Jeep (+51%), Land Rover (+26%), Suzuki (+20%), Kia (+15%). Newly reborn Alpine remains in the Top 40.
The Top 10 models for May are now available thanks to our partnership with JATO Dynamics. The VW Golf (+23%) and Renault Clio (+16%) hold onto the top two spots with very solid year-on-year gains while the VW Tiguan surges 94% to land on the third step of the podium vs. #7 both in April and YTD. The Renault Scenic for its part returns inside the YTD Top 10 at #9 thanks to a splendid 4th place in May.
Previous month: Belgium April-May 2018: Renault Captur soars up to #2
Full May 2018 Top 10 models and June 2018 Top 55 All-brands below.