In may were registered in Switzerland and in the Principality of Liechtenstein, a total of 28 of the’060 new cars. This is in comparison to the previous year, an increase of 0.8 per cent, as on Tuesday released statistics of the importer Association Auto-shows in Switzerland. Since the beginning of the year, the number of redeemed persons car by 1.8 percent to 128’745.

Popular Volkswagen remains. In the first five months, almost 12 percent more VWs were registered and the market share in new car registrations climbed by a percentage point. Growth is also Skoda, Seat or Toyota, by contrast, Renault, Opel or Fiat lost weight.

market share of Tesla rises

Tesla made electric cars a market share of 1.8 per cent to 0.4 per cent in the previous year. This is likely to be mainly due to the fact that many of Tesla vehicles, following long delays in delivery were delivered in the last few months.

The car market had digested the WLTP-Blues, writes car-Switzerland. When the WLTP is the new test cycle in the industry. The changeover to the new Standard had resulted in a number of manufacturers to supply problems, mainly in the sales figures of the second half of the year 2018 was to be seen.

approvals continue to rise,

, However, stand for the car manufacturer with the transition to the new emission standard Euro 6d-Temp already, the next challenge is in front of the door. The standard of Review of new emission limit values in operation will be an integral part in the approval of vehicle types, comes in the autumn for the introduction.

For another year over the course of the Association but optimistic and expects, also as a result of lower year-on-year basis, with further growth in new car registrations.

(SDA/koh)