Leading passenger car models sold in the Netherlands 2019

As of 2019, Tesla Model 3 was the leading sold passenger car model with 29,922 sold cars in the Netherlands. The German car brand Volkswagen sold roughly 13,000 Polo models in the same respective year, whereas the Ford Focus had a sales volume of nearly 11,000. Furthermore, in 2018 Volkswagen was the most selling car brand in the Netherlands as well. Approximately 47,000 Volkswagens were sold, whereas Opel and Tesla had sales volumes of 32,324 and 30,911, respectively.

Number of passenger cars sold

The total number of passenger cars sold in the Netherlands amounted to a total of 443,812, which is an increase compared to the previous year when the volume totaled approximately 414,306. The highest sales volume was in 2011, when there were 555,920 passenger cars sold. The majority of the sold passenger cars were petrol-fueled in 2018. 75.4 percent had a petrol engine, whereas nearly 13 percent were diesel cars. Electric vehicles had a significant increase from a share of 0.2 percent in 2011, to roughly six percent in 2018.

Average price of a new passenger car

The average purchase price of a new passenger car grew annually, despite a slight decrease in 2016. As of 2017, customers had to pay an average price of 31,300 euros for a new passenger car. This is roughly 550 euros more than in the previous year.

Number of passenger cars sold by the leading models in the Netherlands 2019

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January 2020



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