Matthias Wissmann

German car sales set to grow in 2014, VDA says

Dec. 3, 2013 12:39 CET
Car sales in Germany will recover next year even though November registrations showed a 2 percent decline, industry association VDA said.... Read More »

 

German carmakers look abroad to boost production

Dec. 3, 2013 17:33 CET
German carmakers' output is forecast to rise in 2014, driven by overseas production. Vehicle sales in China are set to rise to 17 million next year, while U.S. sales may increase to nearly 16 million, lifting German companies' overseas aspirations.... Read More »

 

German car production jumps 14% in September

Oct. 3, 2013 13:13 CET
German car production jumped 14 percent to 515,200 vehicles in September, driven by strong demand for exports, the country's auto industry association VDA said.... Read More »

 

European car market grows 5% in July

Aug. 16, 2013 12:46 CET
Europe's troubled car market grew by 5 percent in July, helping to support hopes of a market stabilization.... Read More »

 

European car market grows 5% in July, Germany's VDA says

6:46 am U.S. ET | Aug. 16, 2013
Europe's troubled car market grew by 5 percent in July, helping to support hopes of a much-needed stabilization in the second half of 2013, Germany's auto industry association said.... Read More »

 

Germany's average car age rises to record 8.7 years old on Europe crisis

July 3, 2013 06:01 CET
Germans are driving older cars as they balk at big purchases during the euro zone crisis. Germany's car sales slumped 5 percent in June and full-year sales are seen at about 3 million.... Read More »

 

Merkel sticks to German EV target despite low consumer interest

May 27, 2013 13:24 CET
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has reaffirmed her target to bring 1 million electric cars onto German roads by 2020, despite weak interest from consumers. Fewer than 3,000 EVs were delivered in Germany last year out of total car sales that exceeded 3 million.... Read More »

 

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