UK Car Registrations by Manufacturer

The UK car market is down just over 51% for the first five months of 2020.

  • 20,247 registrations recorded in May, down -89% YOY.
  • Fleet registrations down 93% YOY in May to 6638 registrations.
  • Private registrations down 83% YOY in May to 12900 registrations.

 

*Source SMMT

Volkswagen remain first despite Ford registering 1,000 more units than VW in May. The gap however is only 250 units between the two brands.

Electric cars (BEV) however are on the rise, up 12% YOY in May with 2,400 registrations. This represents a near 132% change year to date in registrations to just over 22,000 & 4.3% Market share.

Top 5 Performing Brands registrations in May.

  • Ford 2,111 units – 26% market share.
  • Mercedes-Benz 2002 units – 24% market share.
  • Audi 1501 units – 18% market share.
  • BMW 1472 units – 18% market share.
  • Volkswagen 1197 units – 14% market share.
May Top 5
Top 5 YTD registrations
Top 5 YTD registrations
Manufacturer Performance

Volkswagen

Car Manufacturers
 
 
Volkswagen (VW) is a German car brand that was founded in 1937 by the "German Labo...
Ranking (cars sold)
Cars registered
1197 (May)
Cars Sold YTD
Market Share YTD

Mercedes-Benz

Car Manufacturers
 
 
Mercedes-Benz is a German car maker founded in 1926 by Karl Benz & Gottlieb Daimle...
Ranking (cars sold)
Cars registered
2002 (May)
Cars Sold YTD
Market Share YTD

Ford

Car Manufacturers
 
 
The Ford Motor Company is an American automaker and the world's fifth largest auto...
Ranking (cars sold)
Cars registered
2111 (May)
Cars Sold YTD
Market Share YTD

BMW

Car Manufacturers
 
 
The official founding date of the German motor vehicle manufacturer BMW is 7 March...
Ranking (cars sold)
Cars registered
1472 (May)
Cars Sold YTD
Market Share YTD

Audi

Car Manufacturers
 
1
 
Audi is a German car manufacturer that was founded in 1909. Audi has been a member...
Ranking (cars sold)
Cars registered
1501 (May)
Cars Sold YTD
Market Share YTD

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May & 2020 year-to-date best performers. Tesla Model 3 is the best seller in May

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