U m to hit the hit parade of the sales gnomes were in July 2017 exactly 104 or fewer new registrations necessary. The Opel Combo just made it into the ranking, just ahead of the Mercedes CLS with 103 registrations. But these are not the only models from the Mercedes model range: With the SLR and the SLS AMG, there are also a few old friends, each with a new registration, at the start in July 2017. Where do they come from? The answer can be found below in the text in italics.
But other models of German provenance can also be found in the statistics of the lowest 50 new registrations in July. Among them the Audi R8, the BMW i3, the VW Jetta or the Porsche Cayman and the Opel Cascada.
Many electric cars with few registrations
Speaking of Opel: just as many customers were able to warm to the all-electric compact Opel Ampera-e as to the luxurious Rolls-Royce Ghost. Namely exactly one buyer at a time. Tesla's e-competition is already performing differently. The Model S went over the counter 102 times in July, the Model X 78 times - just as often as the Toyota Prius Plus.
SUVs are still booming, but the wave of success does not affect all models. The sales dwarfs include the Lexus NX, the Toyota Landcruiser and the Infiniti QX30.
You can find all models from the 'Flop 50' in our photo show.
We show you the exact sales figures and placements of the vehicles after the fewest new registrations in July 2017 in our photo show.
Note: The registration statistics are concerned the official information from the Federal Motor Transport Authority in Flensburg. The division into the respective classes is carried out by the manufacturer using a key number. The statistics can also show models that are not available on the German market or that are no longer being built. This peculiarity can occur with the KBA statistics if e.g. foreign vehicles are registered in Germany for the first time or vehicles have a new ID number. received.