New car sale in Ireland in second quarter of 2013

New car sale in Ireland in second quarter of 2013
Second quarter of the current year in Ireland in terms of new vehicle sale was equally poor as first quarter. Once again there were significant losses on the automotive market under almost every regard. Undoubtedly the decline was caused by the same reasons as previous periods, especially the year 2012. However there’re some brands and ...

Well sale results of Ford in 2Q of 2013

Well sale results of Ford in 2Q of 2013
The automotive industry seems to come out of the worlds’ crisis. On most global regions new vehicle sale was much better in the first half of the current year than in the same period of 2012 and absolutely better than in 2011. As a result almost each worldwide brand has improved its financial indicators and ...

Opel sale results in Ireland

Opel sale results in Ireland
Opel is one of the most popular automotive brand in Ireland, with quite good sale results, which are mostly thanked to one model – Opel Astra. One of the most known German brands, Opel, is greatly popular also on British Isles, especially in Ireland. Despite the sales results from last several years aren’t among the ...

Volkswagen Holding on the British Isles

Volkswagen Holding on the British Isles
Volkswagen Group is one of the largest in the world, and really popular in the UK and Ireland at the same time, thanks to its variety of offer. Volkswagen is worldwide known for its great automotive empire – as it possesses many auto manufacturers from many countries. And the brand is really powerful on the ...

Fiat sale difficulties in Ireland

Fiat sale difficulties in Ireland
During the period of great world’s economic crisis the automotive marketplace in Ireland has declined a lot. Decreases have reached many companies and their products, which aren’t as popular in the country as they used to be in the past. One of the brands that have lost part of their share in Irish automotive sector ...

Grand popularity of Ford Focus on the Irish aftermarket

Grand popularity of Ford Focus on the Irish aftermarket
Ford is definitely one of the most popular auto makers in Ireland. However last couple of years weren’t brilliant for the company, which has lost its first position in terms of sales in the country. This was due to general decrease of sales, but likewise to worse period of the brand on the British Isles. ...

Irish secondhand car market

Irish secondhand car market
During the period of great financial depression the new cars sales in Ireland have visibly fallen down. There’re several dozen percentage drops in the statistics from year to year. Such disastrous data from new car sales is paradoxically good news for secondhand market. And we actually see this: used cars are becoming more and more ...

Great success of Nissan Qashqai in Ireland

Great success of Nissan Qashqai in Ireland
Since Nissan Qashqai has arrived in the Irish automotive market, it’s still one of the most popular cars in the country. And this is despite the fact that this vehicle is completely different than other favourite autos in Ireland. It’s much larger and achieves better performance. Because of that, it’s of course much more expensive. ...

English marks in Ireland

English marks in Ireland
Despite geographical neighborhood English vehicles aren’t popular in Ireland. The situation is permanent, if we take either before-crisis period (till 2008) or after it. Lack of passable results of sales of cars made in Great Britain is caused by many factors, some of them are just motor-related, some in turn are more politician and historical ...

Commercial vehicle marketplace in Ireland

Commercial vehicle marketplace in Ireland
The world’s economic depression, that has affected strongly Irish passenger cars market, equally toughly has touched Commercial vehicle (CV) sales in the country. Disastrous decreases in the area has caused bankruptcy of many carries and other transportation firms. Most of light commercial vehicle manufacturers were forced to reduce their production. The situation is, however, a ...