Sports Cars

France

(Core country: data based on in-depth analysis)

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  • Revenue in the Sports Cars market segment amounts to US$813m in 2019.
  • From an international perspective it is shown that most revenue is generated in United States (US$10,965m in 2019).
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The Sports Cars Market segment includes passenger cars of an average footprint around 4.1m2 (44 ft2), an average mass around 1565kg (3450lbs) and they are usually two-seaters designed for quick response, easy maneuverability and high-speed driving. They are further differentiated from so-called performance cars by their luxury aspects and high price.

  • European Car Segment: S (Sports Coupes)
  • US Car Segment: Sports Cars, Two-seaters
  • Chinese Car Segment: Category B
  • Also known as: Sportscars

Background:
Ever since the first sports car – the Prince Henry Vauxhall 20hp - was sold in 1910, sports cars were distinct from others vehicle types by their speed and maneuverability. Due to their rarity, aesthetics and desirability, many older models are still being sold in auto auctions (nevertheless, those models are out of scope in this market analyses).
In recent years, sports cars received a lot of critique for the excessive fossil fuel consumption. Electric sports cars like the BMW i8, Tesla Model S and others have started an electric renaissance of the segment.

Example Models: Aston Martin DB9, Bugatti Veyron, Chevrolet Camaro, Ferrari FF, Jaguar XK, Maserati GranTurismo, Porsche Boxster, Volkswagen Eos.

in-scope
  • Grand tourers
  • Supercars
  • Convertible Sports Cars
  • Roadster
out-of-scope
  • Sport Utility Vehicles
Passenger Cars Report 2017 - Sports Cars

Passenger Cars Report 2017 - Sports Cars

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Vehicle Sales by make (2019)
+1.4% yoy
10.1t
Revenue by make (2019)
+5.3% yoy
US$813m

Vehicle Sales by make

in the Sports Cars market in thousand vehicles

Reading Support Sports Cars unit sales are expected to reach 11.8t in 2023.

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Revenue by make

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Reading Support Revenue in the Sports Cars market segment amounts to US$813m in 2019.

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Average Price

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Reading Support The volume weighted average price of Sports Cars in 2019 is US$80,524.

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Global Comparison - Revenue

in the Sports Cars market in million US$

Reading Support With a market volume of US$10,965m in 2019, most revenue is generated in United States.

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Key Market Indicators

The following Key Market Indicators give an overview of the demographic, economic and technological development of the selected region on the basis of general KPIs. The calculation of Statista’s Market Outlook is based on a complex market-driver logic including over 400 region-specific data sets.

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Population in m
Number of individuals (all ages) living in the selected region, the data reflect the United Nations' medium variant of World Population Prospects | Source: UN
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0-14 years in m
Number of individuals (age 0-14) living in the selected region, the data reflect the United Nations' medium variant of World Population Prospects | Source: UN
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15-24 years in m
Number of individuals (age 15-24) living in the selected region, the data reflect the United Nations' medium variant of World Population Prospects | Source: UN
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25-34 years in m
Number of individuals (age 25-34) living in the selected region, the data reflect the United Nations' medium variant of World Population Prospects | Source: UN
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35-44 years in m
Number of individuals (age 35-44) living in the selected region, the data reflect the United Nations' medium variant of World Population Prospects | Source: UN
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45-54 years in m
Number of individuals (age 45-54) living in the selected region, the data reflect the United Nations' medium variant of World Population Prospects | Source: UN
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55+ years in m
Number of individuals (age 55 and older) living in the selected region, the data reflect the United Nations' medium variant of World Population Prospects | Source: UN
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Consumer spending (current) in US$
Average consumer spending per capita of private households in the selected region (in current prices, constant exchange rate) | Source: Statista Research
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Transport in US$
Consumer spending per capita for transport (according to the Classification of Individual Consumption Purposes, COICOP) in the selected region (in current prices, constant exchange rate). This group inlcudes the purchase of vehicles, maintenenace of vehicles as well as transportation services. | Source: Statista Research
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Consumer price index (CPI)
Consumer price index (CPI) for a weighted basket of goods and services. The weights of the components vary by country according to local consumption patterns. The base year (100) has been set to 2017 for all countries, the base year of the input data may vary. | Source: IMF, Statista
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Price level (U.S.=100)
Estimated price level index for all goods and services for individual private consumption (U.S.=100). Data has been extrapolated from the latest iteration of the World Bank's International Comparison Program (2011) using inflation data. The timeline has been stabilised for currency effects by using the average exchange rate for 2017. Numbers above 100 signal that prices are on average higher in this region than in the U.S., numbers below would mean prices in this region are on average lower than in the U.S.. | Source: Statista Research
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Transport
Estimated price level index for transport (U.S.=100). This group inlcudes the purchase of vehicles, maintenenace of vehicles as well as transportation services. Data has been extrapolated from the last iteration of the World Bank's International Comparison Program (ICP) using inflation data. The timeline has been stabilised for currency effects by using a constant exchange rate. | Source: Statista Research
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Recreation, culture
Estimated price level index for recreation and culture (U.S.=100). Data has been extrapolated from the last iteration of the World Bank's International Comparison Program (ICP) using inflation data. The timeline has been stabilised for currency effects by using a constant exchange rate. | Source: Statista Research
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Tax rates
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Sales tax rate in %
Displayed is the standard rate. Due to local sales taxes, the overall tax rate may vary within the country. Likewise, for some product groups and services different rates might apply. | Source: Statista Research
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Corporate tax rate in %
Displayed is the typical rate for corporate income. Due to local taxes, the overall tax rate may vary within the country. | Source: KPMG, Statista
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Personal income tax rate in %
Displayed is the top marginal tax rate. Due to local taxes, the overall tax rate may vary within the country. | Source: KPMG, Statista
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Mobility
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Cars per 1,000 capita
Number of passenger cars in the selected region in relation to the total population | Source: OICA, Statista
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Passenger km (road) in pkm
Total movement of passengers on roads using inland transport on a given network. Data are expressed in passenger-kilometres per-capita, which represents the transport of each one passenger on a distance of one kilometre. | Source: OECD, Statista
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Rail lines in k km
Rail lines are the length of railway route available for train service, irrespective of the number of parallel tracks. | Source: World Bank, Statista
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Passenger km (rail) in pkm
Total movement of passengers by rail using inland transport on a given network, data are expressed in passenger-kilometres per capita, which represents the transport of each one passenger on a distance of one kilometre | Source: OECD, Statista
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Air passengers in m
Number of passengers carried by air transport in the selected region | Source: ICAO, World Bank, Statista
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Pump price for gasoline / liter in US$
Fuel prices refer to the pump prices of the most widely sold grade of gasoline. Prices have been converted from the local currency using a constant exchange rate. | Source: GIZ, World Bank, IMF, Statista
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Pump price for diesel fuel / liter in US$
Fuel prices refer to the pump prices of the most widely sold grade of diesel. Prices have been converted from the local currency using a constant exchange rate. | Source: GIZ, World Bank, IMF, Statista
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Infrastructure
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Rail investment in % of GDP
Infrastructure investment covers spending on new transport construction and the improvement of the existing rail network. | Source: OECD, Statista
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Road investment in % of GDP
Infrastructure investment covers spending on new transport construction and the improvement of the existing road network | Source: OECD, Statista
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Airport investment in % of GDP
Infrastructure investment covers spending on new transport construction and the improvement of the existing airport network. | Source: OECD, Statista
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Rail maintenance in % of GDP
Infrastructure maintenance covers spending on preservation of the existing rail network. | Source: OECD, Statista
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Road maintenance in % of GDP
Infrastructure maintenance covers spending on preservation of the existing road network | Source: OECD, Statista
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Car registrations by fuel type
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Diesel in %
Share of diesel-engine cars of total car registrations in the selected region | Source: European Environmental Agency, Statista
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Hybrid in %
Share of hybrid cars (petrol-electric or diesel-electric) of total car registrations in the selected region | Source: European Environmental Agency, Statista
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Electric in %
Share of electric cars of total car registrations in the selected region | Source: European Environmental Agency, Statista
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Other (e.g. LNG) in %
Share of other fuel types (e.g. LNG) of total car registrations in the selected region | Source: European Environmental Agency, Statista
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International trade
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Trade (% of GDP) in %
Sum of exports and imports of goods and services in relation to total gross domestic product (GDP) | Source: World Bank, OECD, Statista
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Tariff rate in %
Simple mean of applied tariff rates for all products in the selected region | Source: World Bank, Statista
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Households in m
Total number of households in the selected region. | Source: Statista Research
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Urban population share in %
Share of population in the selected region living in urban areas | Source: World Bank, Statista
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GDP (current) in US$
Gross domestic product (in current prices, constant exchange rate) of the selected region per capita | Source: IMF, Statista
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Source: Statista, June 2019
Source: Statista, June 2019, based on IMF, World Bank, UN and Eurostat