The Russians are increasingly buying as a first car the car with mileage, write “sheets”, making such a conclusion on the data of “AUTOSTAT”.
In Russia rose in may, sales of passenger cars compared to the same period last year. This figure amounted to 419,2 thousand cars, which is 17,4% more than last year. In may 2015 the market of cars with mileage dropped by 29.5% year-on-year.
In just five months of 2016, growth in the sales of used cars amounted to 10.7%. The total number of cars sold reached 2 million 15.2 thousand pieces. Sales of new passenger cars since the beginning of the year has not recovered, the newspaper reminds.
Used car brand Lada is now the most common first car novice car owners, told the newspaper the Executive Director of “AUTOSTAT”, Sergei Udalov. According to him, Russians increasingly prefer cars with mileage instead of a new of the same brand. He calls this one of the reasons why the used car market has stabilized faster than the new car market. So the market has adapted to the economic situation, the expert concluded.
Most of the supported machines, the Russians bought the car brand Lada. According to “AUTOSTAT”, the single sold 119,8 thousand cars, which is 5.5% more than in may 2015. Analysts of “AUTOSTAT” explain this trend is the fact that the brand is the largest Park in the country and the most affordable prices.