The total number of new vehicles registration has reached 20,456,556 units with domination of white color in Turkey, as of the end of May
The total number of road motor vehicles registered to the traffic reached 20 million 456 thousand 556 by the end of May, according to the statement posted by Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat). Within the total, cars represented 53.2%, followed by small trucks 16.3%, motorcycles 14.5%, tractors 8.5%, trucks 4%, minibuses 2.2%, buses 1.1% and special purpose vehicles 0.2%.
In May, 115,917 new vehicles recorded
Within 115 thousand 917 vehicle registrations in May, cars accounted for 61.3%, followed by small trucks 14.9%, motorcycles 13.7% and tractors 5.9%. Minibuses, buses, trucks and special purpose vehicles constituted 4.2% of new vehicle registrations
The number of new vehicles registrations up 8.3% compared with the previous month
In May, the number of road motor vehicle registrations increased by 8.3% compared with April. Cars, minibuses, buses, small trucks, trucks and motorcycles increased by 10.1%, 2.6%, 6.1, 10.1, 14.6% and 3.3% respectively. Special purpose vehicles and tractors decreased by 17.8% and 0.4.
The number of new vehicles registered up 5.3% over the same month previous year
In May, the number of road motor vehicle registrations increased by 5.3% compared with the same month of the previous year. Cars, small trucks and tractors increased 14.5%, 1.4% and 4.4% respectively. Minibuses, buses, trucks, motorcycles and special purpose vehicles decreased by 27.4%, 13.3%, 28.6%, 11.8% and 1.3% respectively.
In January-May, the total number of new vehicles in traffic increased by 462,084
While the number of 41 thousand 959 road motor vehicles was withdrawn, 504 thousand 43 road motor vehicles were added in January-May period. Hence, the total number of road motor vehicles registered increased by 462 thousand 84 units.
593,781 new vehicles handed over in May
Among 593 thousand 781 vehicles handed over, cars accounted for 70.3% followed by small trucks 15.9%, motorcycles 5.6% and tractors 3%. Minibuses, buses, trucks and special purpose vehicles constituted 5.2% of the handed over motor vehicles in May. The ratio of cars registered using LPG was 39.9% At the end of May, among 10 million 885 thousand 629 registered cars, the share of LPG-fuelled cars was 39.9% followed by diesel-fuelled cars with 32.5% and gasoline- fuelled cars with 27.2%. The ratio of the cars with unknown fuel type was 0.4%.
In May, 71,109 cars were registered to the traffic
In terms of the distribution of trademarks for the 71 thousand 109 new registered cars in May, Renault recorded 16.5%, Volkswagen 12.5%, Opel 7.4%, Toyota 7.4%, Fiat 6.7%, Hyundai 6%, Dacia 5.5%, Ford 4.9%, Mercedes-Benz 4.4%, BMW 3.7% and the other trademarks 25.1% of the total.
Most frequent engine size was 1501-1600 for registered cars
Within 303 thousand 223 cars registered to traffic in January- May period, 36.6% of them had engine size 1501-1600, 29% had 1401-1500, 15% had 1301-1400, 14.8% had 1300 or less, 3.4% had 1601-2000, 1.4% had 2001 and above engine size.
Most frequent color was white for registered cars
Within 303 thousand 223 cars registered to traffic in January- May period, 63.4% of them were white, 14.8% were grey, 8.5% were black, 6.5% were red and 6.7% were in other colors.