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WESTERN EUROPE | EXCLUSIVE
SUV-Crossovers heading for new European sales record, again


Published: Fri, 27th Nov 2015 13:42:08 GMT
 

Western Europe SUV-Crossovers Porsche Hyundai Lexus

Autoindustry bigwigs and their crystal ball gazers, studying latest European car sales trends, won’t know whether to laugh or cry. On the one hand, carmakers are swept along by a dream ride, driven by forever rising demand for their highly-profitable SUVs and 4WD equipped vehicles of all types. On the other hand, in light of rapidly tightening real-world fleet average CO2 levels - given the higher thirst of these heavier vehicles - the picture conjured up also contains in no small measure the ingredients of a potentially classic corporate horror story 

Europe’s car buying public has not only rediscovered its appetite for new cars, but echoing to an extent the prevailing sentiment among their US cousins, with the now shared prospect of continuing low fuel prices on the foreseeable horizon, growing numbers of the region’s increasingly spend-happy consumers are still opting in droves for today’s oh-so-trendy SUV-Crossovers.

New record guaranteed AID research reveals

This year's turnout, given that Europe’s consumers are still flocking to buy latest SUV-Crossovers in record numbers, is guaranteed to set yet another all-time record for the sector. 

In consequence, vehicles of this type still stand out head and shoulders above as the rest as West Europe’s fastest-growing car segment
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