Nissan New Car Sales rise as UK is Europe Biggest Buyer

Published Date: 12th Oct 2015

Nissan announced that European retail sales for September of 77,720 vehicles (Nissan and Datsun), representing an increase in market share to 4.5%.

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Key highlights:

Nissan UK’s September sales of 28,836 units marked the highest September market share at 5.5%. Qashqai was the fastest growing top 10 model in September with its volume up nearly 50%.

Nissan France recorded its best ever September market share at 3.8% with 7,099 units sold.

Nissan Germany recorded sales of 6,942 units with a market share of 2.6% marking another month as bestselling Japanese brand.

Nissan Spain recorded September sales of 4,615 with a market share of 5.6%. Qashqai was the highest selling crossover with 17.5% of the market.

Nissan Italy recorded sales of 5,163 units in September with Nissan LEAF the highest selling electric car in the Italian market with cumulative sales of 327 units for the period Jan-September 2015.

Nissan Central East Europe recorded its best ever market share at 4.2%.

Datsun sales in Russia totalled 2,578 units.