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PV end-user sales increase 3.73 percent to 1.80 million units in May 2017

According to data from CBU Analytics, China’s registration volume of passenger cars, MPVs and SUVs in May 2017 reached 1.80 million units, up 3.73 percent year-on-year. Passenger vehicles with engine displacement of 1.6L and below took up 65.13 percent of the total PV registration volume in May. In the first

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MAS@Shanghai 0713 recap: incentive policy “stole” 2.5-3 million vehicles from 2017

SHANGHAI – The incentive policy “stole” 2.5-3 million units in passenger vehicle sales from 2017, worth about one month of sales, into 2016, according to John Zeng, director of Asia Pacific Forecasting at LMC Automotive, citing passenger vehicle registration data. Zeng shared the interesting observation at CBU/CAR’s Monthly Automotive Salon

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Falling off a cliff: Korean brand PV end-user sales down 38.52 percent in Q1 2017

According to data from CBU Analytics, China’s registration volume of passenger cars, MPVs and SUVs in Q1 2017 slumped 10.48 percent year-on-year. Korean brands had the worst performance among brands of different origins, with end user sales down 38.52 percent to 267,310 units, accounting for 5.48 percent of passenger vehicle

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From ABB to BBA: Mercedes-Benz charges ahead and Audi drops to third in Q1 2017

According to data from CBU Analytics, China registered 551,436 premium brand passenger vehicles (cars, SUVs and MPVs) in Q1 2017, up 18.43 percent despite the overall slump of the total passenger vehicle registration volume. The premium brand PVs accounted for slightly more than a tenth of the total PV

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Mercedes-Benz to top BMW in China registration volume in 2016

According to data from CBU Analytics, China registered 209,741 premium brand passenger vehicles in November 2016, up 27.81 percent, accounting for 8.72 percent of total passenger vehicle registration volume in the month. Nearly two-thirds of the premium brand registration volume was locally produced. In the first 11 months of 2016,

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Toyota Prado top selling imported SUV in 2015

According to registration data from CBU Analytics, Toyota Prado was the bestselling imported SUV in China in 2015, with end-user sales of 45,263 units. The domestically made version of the same model had about half as much the registration, with 20,277 units sold to end users. Among the top 10

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ABB+J? Jaguar XFL has steep climb ahead

The new Jaguar XFL, the first ever “Jag” produced in China, was launched to the market on August 29 with eight variants available at a price range of ¥388,000- ¥688,000 ($59,692-$105,846). The model clearly wants to break the “monopolistic” trio of Audi A6L, BMW 5 Series and the just launched

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China new energy PV end-user sales reach 186,335 units in 2015

BEIJING – China delivered 186,335 new energy passenger vehicles (domestic + import) to end-users in 2015, soaring 303.32 percent year-on-year, according to CBU-Analytics. Among the total, 129,296 battery electric passenger vehicles and 57,039 plug-in hybrid passenger vehicles were delivered last year. China delivered 183,071 domestic-made new energy passenger vehicles last

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China new energy PV end-user sales reach 64,417 in January-September 2015

BEIJING – China delivered 64,417 new energy passenger vehicles (domestic + import) to end-users in January-September 2015, soaring 390.27 percent year-on-year, according to CBU-Analytics. Among the total, 39,486 battery electric passenger vehicles were delivered during the period, up 387.66 percent from the previous year. End-user sales of plug-in hybrid passenger

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