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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 >>

October New Vehicle Sales Back to Reality

Tuesday, 5 November 2019, 9:09 am | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says that after a big October, October 2019 registrations came in at 10% under October 2018 with 14,956 vehicles registered, down 1,705 units on October 2018. October 2018 was always going to be ... More >>

EVs and Rentals Dominate September New Vehicle Sales

Thursday, 3 October 2019, 8:44 am | Motor Industry Association

Motor Industry Association Chief Executive David Crawford says that sales of rentals and EVs helped to push it to a record month of September coming in at 4.2% higher than September last year. There were 500 sales of pure electric vehicles during the ... More >>

New Vehicle Market Down 5% Year to Date

Tuesday, 3 September 2019, 8:36 am | Motor Industry Association

For the fourth month in a row, fewer new vehicles were sold in August compared to the same month last year confirming that the overall market for the year will be down on 2018. More >>

New Vehicle Market Continues its Bumpy Ride for 2019

Friday, 2 August 2019, 6:47 pm | Motor Industry Association

Fewer new vehicles were sold in July compared to the same month last year continuing our expectation that the overall market for the year will be down on 2018. More >>

MIA worried about future of vocational training

Thursday, 1 August 2019, 3:13 pm | Motor Industry Association

The Motor Industry Association says it’s concerned that industry and employers will lose influence over vocational training because of a major overhaul of vocational education and training announced by the Government today. More >>

New car sector welcomes Clean Car discussion

Tuesday, 9 July 2019, 9:23 am | Motor Industry Association

The Motor Industry Association says we welcome sensible discussions on ways to make vehicles cleaner and greener and the new car sector will work constructively with the Government on what we believe are the best mix of policies to achieve that outcome. More >>

Heat Comes Off New Vehicle Market

Tuesday, 2 July 2019, 5:02 pm | Motor Industry Association

Fewer new vehicles were sold in June compared to the same month last year confirming that the overall market for the year will be down on 2018. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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