March car sales down dramatically

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March car sales down dramatically

Post by SAC1 » Mon Apr 06, 2020 1:54 pm

Given that car dealerships were not closed until 23 March, this is a dramatic downturn...

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Re: March car sales down dramatically

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Re: March car sales down dramatically

Post by pmg » Mon Apr 06, 2020 2:23 pm

And especially with Road tax increases in Apr.

A reason could be the final end of quarter week when dealers start heavy discounting to meet targets missed this year
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Post by SAC1 » Tue May 05, 2020 12:22 pm

April sales down 97% at 4321 (or is that the descending order :lol: :o ) . I'm surprised there were any!


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Re: March car sales down dramatically

Post by pmg » Tue May 05, 2020 2:44 pm

And In April Tesla Model 3 with 15% of all UK sales was the best selling model. Few showrooms and most sales online could well be the reason
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Re: March car sales down dramatically

Post by adam b » Wed May 06, 2020 1:08 am

No shock at all really
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Re: March car sales down dramatically

Post by Col M » Thu May 07, 2020 3:19 pm

adam b wrote:
Wed May 06, 2020 1:08 am
No shock at all really
Indeed. No point getting a new car if there’s not enough people out there to admire it.
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Re: March car sales down dramatically

Post by Peteski » Thu Jun 11, 2020 11:48 am

pmg wrote:
Tue May 05, 2020 2:44 pm
And In April Tesla Model 3 with 15% of all UK sales was the best selling model. Few showrooms and most sales online could well be the reason
Plus they are actually really good.

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