The year-on-year reduction in true fleet registrations has accelerated in the second quarter of 2019 with just a handful of manufacturers enjoying growth, primarily on the back of new product launches
UK True Fleet sales were down by 7.2% in June, which leaves the channel down 6.2% year-to-date (YTD) and no growth during Q2.
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The UK true fleet market suffered a 9% decline last month, delivering the worst March figures since 2014.
Skoda UK has announced a successful 2018 for its fleet division – maintaining a 3.5% market share and increasing true fleet registrations to 3.9%.
Volvo’s true fleet sales grew by 16% in the second half of 2018, following a restructuring of its business team.
The UK recorded the second highest true fleet sales in Europe last year, according to Dataforce.
Petrol SUVs achieved the highest true fleet sales in the UK last month, according to Dataforce.
True fleet sales were 6.1% down in October, despite the overall market’s improved performance of -2.9%.
The UK true fleet market grew by 1.4% in July, according to the latest figures from Dataforce.
Executive car true fleet registrations rose 50.6% year-on-year as the overall market remained static in June, says Dataforce.
True Fleet registrations have grown by .02% in May, following the first rise in 13 months in April.
The UK true fleet market grew for the first time in 13 months in April, rising year-on-year by 6.3%, figures from Dataforce show.
Skoda achieved a record 3.9% share of the true fleet market in the first quarter of the year, up 0.3 percentage points on the same period in 2017.
True fleet sales in the UK have continued to decline, although February 2018 saw the lowest volume loss in a month-on-month comparison since February 2017.
The triggering of Brexit and a new wave of taxes caused the UK’s true fleet market to shrink last year, says Dataforce.
Seat UK recorded its best ever fleet and true fleet sales results in 2017, despite the market declining by 4.5%.
Britain’s True Fleet Market remained in a slump during October, representing the seventh consecutive month of decline.
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