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March 2021 New Vehicle Registrations Strongest On Record

Tuesday, 6 April 2021, 5:16 pm | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says that despite March 2021 being the strongest March on record for sales of new vehicles, a year on from our first Covid-19 lockdown restrictions our sector is still operating under disrupted ... More >>

February 2021 New Vehicle Registrations Strongest On Record

Tuesday, 2 March 2021, 4:55 pm | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says that the February 2021 figures are the strongest for the month of February ever. Registrations of 12,358 were 8.0% up on February 2020. Year to date the market is up 7.1% (1,735 units) compared ... More >>

January 2021 New Vehicle Registrations Show A Good Rate Of Recovery

Tuesday, 2 February 2021, 5:32 pm | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says that the January 2021 figures reveal a strong start for the new year. Registrations of 13,893 were 6.2% up on January 2020, making it the third strongest January on record. “The ... More >>

MIA Responds To The Climate Change Commission’s Suggested Vehicle Policies

Monday, 1 February 2021, 10:40 am | Motor Industry Association

The Motor Industry Association welcomes the Climate Change Commission’s draft report into required pathways to reduce New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions. It is a significant contribution to the debate and documents the challenge ahead ... More >>

MIA Has Concerns At The Speed Of CO2 Targets For Vehicles Entering NZ

Thursday, 28 January 2021, 10:56 am | Motor Industry Association

The Government announced today key policy decisions on the proposed clean car policies. The MIA has stated on many occasions that we support well thought out and constructive policies that will lead to an increased rate in the reduction of CO2 emissions from ... More >>

2020 New Vehicle Registrations Suffer From Covid-19

Tuesday, 19 January 2021, 8:05 am | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says that like some other sectors of the New Zealand economy, the new vehicle sector suffered from a case of Covid-19. Confirmed figures for December 2020 show registrations of 8,383 were 25% ... More >>

November 2020 New Vehicles Sales Rebound Slightly But Still Down On 2019

Thursday, 3 December 2020, 8:44 am | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says that November 2020 registrations of new vehicles remains lower than this time last year but is slightly stronger than recent months. November registrations came in at 14.2% below November ... More >>

September 2020 New Vehicles Sales 20% Down Year On Year

Friday, 2 October 2020, 5:31 pm | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says that September 2020 registrations of new vehicles reflect a weaker economy affected by the worldwide Covid-19 pandemic. September registrations came in at 24.9% below September 2019 ... More >>

August 2020 New Vehicles Sales Slowed By Level 3 Auckland Lockdown

Wednesday, 2 September 2020, 5:57 pm | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says that August 2020 registrations of new vehicles were adversely affected by the Covid-19 restrictions, especially the Alert Level 3 in Auckland. August registrations came in at 15.8% below ... More >>

July 2020 New Vehicles Sales Surprisingly Strong

Tuesday, 4 August 2020, 8:32 am | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says that July 2020 registrations came in at 3.1% over July 2019 with 12,263 vehicles registered, up 366 units on the same month this time last year. “Year to date the market is down 24.8% in a year ... More >>

June 2020 New Vehicles Sales Still Weak

Thursday, 2 July 2020, 5:23 pm | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says that June 2020 registrations came in at 17.5% under June 2019 with 11,514 vehicles registered, down 2,438 units on the same month this time last year. “Year to date the market is down 29.1% in ... More >>

Partial Recovery Of New Vehicle Registrations For May

Tuesday, 2 June 2020, 5:04 pm | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says May 2020 registrations were down 32% (3,946 units) compared to the same month last year, with 8,313 new vehicles registered compared to May 2019 with 12,259 registrations. “The month ... More >>

Covid-19 Creates Abysmal April For New Vehicle Registrations.

Monday, 4 May 2020, 4:25 pm | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says as expected April 2020 registrations are down 90% (9,601 units) compared to the same month last year, with 1039 new vehicles registered compared to April 2019 with 10,640 registrations. ... More >>

What Is Open And What Is Closed Under Alert Level 3

Monday, 20 April 2020, 4:56 pm | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says as we head towards a Covid-19 alert level 3 on Tuesday 28 April, Distributors of new vehicles and their franchised dealerships are carefully preparing to re-open for business. In a Covid-19 ... More >>

March New Vehicle Sales Savaged Due To Impact Of Covid-19

Friday, 3 April 2020, 7:17 am | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says that March 2020 registrations are down 37.3% (4,954 units) compared to the same month last year, with 8,317 new vehicles registered compared to March 2019 with 13,271 registrations. “The month ... More >>

Distributor’s Response To The Lock Down

Wednesday, 25 March 2020, 4:46 pm | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says as we head into a Covid-19 alert level 4, Distributors of new vehicles and their franchised dealerships have quickly responded to ensure all non-essential services are shut down. During ... More >>

February New Vehicle Sales Indicate The Commercial Sector Has Significantly Weakened

Tuesday, 3 March 2020, 10:11 am | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says that February 2020 registrations are down 2.2% (261 units) compared to the same month last year, with 11,438 new vehicles registered. “The month of February was up for passenger and ... More >>

The New Decade Starts Down Compared to the End of the Last

Tuesday, 4 February 2020, 9:53 am | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says that January 2020 registrations are down 6.2% (860 units) compared to the same month last year, with 13,078 new vehicles registered. “As expected, the new year has continued the downward ... More >>

Big decrease in emissions from new vehicles

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, 8:29 am | Motor Industry Association

Average greenhouse gas emissions from new vehicles sold last year have dropped at a significantly faster rate than in the previous five years. More >>

November New Vehicle Sales Confirms Slower 2019 Market

Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 9:24 am | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says that November 2019 registrations came in at 3.5% under November 2018 with 13,850 vehicles registered, down 509 units on November 2018. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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