As of the end of November 2017, the total number of road motor vehicles registered to the traffic reached 22 million 134 thousand 792 in Turkey, according to the statement from Turkish Statistical Institute
The total number of road motor vehicles registered to the traffic reached 22 million 134 thousand 792 by the end of November. Within the total, cars represented 54.1%, followed by small trucks 16.4%, motorcycles 14%, tractors 8.3%, trucks 3.8%, minibuses 2.2%, buses 1% and special purpose vehicles 0.2%.
In November, 109,319 motor vehicle registrations were recorded
Within 109 thousand 319 vehicle registrations in November, cars accounted for 63.3%, followed by small trucks 17.2%, motorcycles 8.5% and tractors 7%. Minibuses, buses, trucks and special purpose vehicles constituted 4% of new registrations.
The number of motor vehicle registrations downed 1.3% over previous month
In November, the number of road motor vehicle registrations decreased by 1.3% compared with the previous month. Buses, small trucks, motorcycles, special purpose vehicles and tractors decreased by 24.4%, 1.5%, 33.6%, 20.5% and 4.1% respectively. Cars, minibuses and trucks increased by 6.2%, 1.1% and 4.8%.
The vehicles registered decreased by 15.5% over the same month previous year
In November, the number of road motor vehicle registrations decreased by 15.5% compared with the same month of the previous year. Cars, minibuses, buses, trucks and motorcycles decreased by 22%, 14.1%, 24.2%, 7.4% and 7.6% respectively. Small trucks, special purpose vehicles and tractors increased by 1.9%, 83% and 5.3%.
In January-November, the total motor vehicles in traffic increased 1,044,368
While 100 thousand 39 road motor vehicles were withdrawn, 1 million 144 thousand 407 road motor vehicles were added in January-November period. Hence, the total number of road motor vehicles registered increased by 1 million 44 thousand 368.
668,040 road motor vehicles handed over in November
Among 668 thousand 40 vehicles handed over; cars accounted for 69.8% followed by small trucks 16.9%, tractors 4% and motorcycles 3.8%. Minibuses, buses, trucks and special purpose vehicles constituted 5.5% of the handed over motor vehicles in November.
The ratio of cars registered using LPG was 38.4%
As of the end of November, among 11 million 973 thousand 699 registered cars, the share of LPG-fuelled cars was 38.4% followed by diesel-fuelled cars with 35.2% and gasoline-fuelled cars with 26%. The ratio of the cars with unknown fuel type was 0.4%.
In November, 69,181 new cars were registered to the traffic
In terms of the distribution of trademarks for the 69 thousand 181 new registered cars in November, Renault recorded 14.4%, Volkswagen 12.5%, Fiat 7.5%, Opel 6.5%, Hyundai 6.1%, Nissan 5.8%, Dacia 5.6%, Toyota 5.5%, Ford 4.6%, Peugeot 4.2% and the other trademarks 27.3% of the total.
Most frequent engine size was 1501-1600 for registered cars
Within 674 thousand 748 cars registered to traffic in January-November period, 40.6% of them had engine size 1501-1600, 26.3% had 1401-1500, 14.4% had 1300 or less, 13.6% had 1301-1400, 4% had 1601-2000, 1.1% had 2001 and above engine size.
Most frequent color was white for registered cars
Within 674 thousand 748 cars registered to traffic in January-November period, 59% of them were white, 18.1% were grey, 7.6% were black, 5.7% were red and 9.5% were in other colors.