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August to Become Highest Consumer Spending Month Ever As Retail Sales Hit Highest Level Since December 2016

August retail sales update


Consumers Expected to Spend More as Average Vehicle Price Reaches Record Level

 July retail sales update


First Half of 2019 to Deliver Lowest Retail Sales Since 2013

June retail sales update


Forecast: China Light Vehicle car market to shrink again in 2019

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Sales Slow, Discounts Rise—But Average Prices Break Records

May retail sales update


New Vehicle Retail Sales Continue to Decline, But Demand for Expensive Vehicles Rises

April retail sales update


Auto Retail Sales Off to Slowest Q1 Start Since 2013, But Demand for Higher-Priced Vehicles Remains Strong

March retail sales update


After cracking ASEAN code, SAIC gears up for India challenge

Chinese carmaker makes presence felt in Thailand and Indonesia but will face new dynamics in India

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Retail sales are projected to reach 946,600 units, a 2.4% decrease compared with February 2018.

February retail sales update


Why Datsun Continues to struggle in its targeted markets

Right from India to Indonesia and Russia, the brand has fallen woefully short of expectations

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Retail sales are projected to reach 864,300 units, a 2.4% decrease compared with January 2018.

January retail sales update


China’s vehicle market: back to (modest) growth

LMC Automotive forecasts a return to rising car sales in the Middle Kingdom, if perhaps not at the breakneck levels of the past

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Annual Retail Sales Fall for Second Consecutive Year but Consumer Expenditure Reaches Highest Level Ever

December retail sales update


No-Deal Brexit to cost UK auto sector £9 billion per year

Diverging forecasts: LMC Automotive outlines impact of two different Brexit scenarios on light vehicle sales and production in the UK.

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The MPV is dead. Long live the MPV?

LMC Automotive sees the protracted decline of a once flourishing car segment coming to an end in Europe as premium models put a floor of sorts under the market share of MPVs

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Industry Leaders in Automotive Forecasting and Business Intelligence Form Alliance

LMC Automotive and Wards Intelligence Join Forces to Better Serve Automotive Market

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Demand for PHEVs set to stagnate as BEVs steam ahead

LMC Automotive: “Tipping point” in sight for hybrids as incentives and production costs point to battery-electric cars dominating the plug-in vehicle market sooner than expected

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Retail Sales Pace to Decline in October; Incentive Spending Still Falling, but Transaction Prices Rise

October retail sales update


Stormy weather for Jaguar Land Rover’s UK production

LMC Automotive: Uncertainties surrounding diesel and Brexit cloud future at luxury carmaker’s British plants

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Turkey: No reversal in sight for plummeting car sales

Research by LMC Automotive points to a gloomy outlook on back of deteriorating lira, skyrocketing interest rates

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Retail Sales Poised for Largest Gain of 2018; Spending Expected to Fall for Second Straight Month

August retail sales update


Retail Sales Pace to Fall for Fifth Time in 2018, but Incentive Spending on Pace to Decline for First Time Since 2013″

July retail sales update


“Retail Sales Down 2% Through First Half of 2018; Average Transaction Price Reaches Record High”

June retail sales update


“Mixed results expected for New Vehicle Sales in May, as Prices Rise but Sales Pace Falls”

May retail sales update


“New Vehicle Sales Pace to Decline Again Despite Higher Discounts”

April retail sales update


“New Vehicle Sales Pace in March to Post Gains for First Time in 2018”

March retail sales update


“New Vehicle Retail Sales Pace to Fall in February but Transaction Prices to Hit Record Levels”

February retail sales update