As of the end of May 2017, the total number of road motor vehicles registered has reached 21,556,827 units in the traffic in Turkey, according to the statement posted by Turkish Statistical Institute
The total number of road motor vehicles registered to the traffic reached 21 million 556 thousand 827 by the end of May. Within the total, cars represented 53.8%, followed by small trucks 16.4%, motorcycles 14.1%, tractors 8.3%, trucks 3.9%, minibuses 2.2%, buses 1% and special purpose vehicles 0.3%, the Turkish Statistical Institute announced. In May, 110,500 road motor vehicle registrations were recorded Within 110 thousand 500 vehicle registrations in May, cars accounted for 58.1%, followed by motorcycles 15.9%, small trucks 15.3% and tractors 6.6%. Minibuses, buses, trucks and special purpose vehicles constituted 4.1% of new registrations. The number of vehicle registrations up 11.3% compared with previous month In May, the number of road motor vehicle registrations increased by 11.3% compared with the previous month. Cars, buses, motorcycles and tractors increased by 17.8%, 5.7%, 31.3% and 3.9% respectively. Minibuses, small trucks, trucks and special purpose vehicles decreased by 34.6%, 2.3%, 21.4% and 78.6%. The number of vehicles registered decreased by 4.7% compared with the same month of the previous year In May, the number of road motor vehicle registrations decreased by 4.7% compared with the same month of the previous year. Cars, minibuses, buses, small trucks and trucks decreased by 9.7%, 2.3%, 3.5%, 2.2% and 19.6% respectively. Motorcycles, special purpose vehicles and tractors increased by 11.2%, 26.6% and 7.9%. In May, the total number of vehicles in traffic increased by 466,403 While 39 thousand 912 road motor vehicles were withdrawn, 506 thousand 315 road motor vehicles were added in January-May period. Hence, the total number of road motor vehicles registered increased by 466 thousand 403. 662,959 road motor vehicles handed over in May Among 662 thousand 959 vehicles handed over, cars accounted for 69.4% followed by small trucks 16.3%, motorcycles 5.7% and tractors 3%. Minibuses, buses, trucks and special purpose vehicles constituted 5.6% of the handed over motor vehicles in May. The ratio 1 cars registered using LPG was 38.9% At the end of May, among 11 million 609 thousand 703 registered cars, the share of LPGfueled cars was 38.9% followed by diesel-fueled cars with 34.4% and gasoline-fueled cars with 26.4%. The ratio of the cars with unknown fuel type was 0.4%. In May, 64,238 cars were registered to the traffic In terms of the distribution of trademarks for the 64 thousand 238 new registered cars in May, Renault recorded 15.1%, Volkswagen 12.7%, Fiat 8.5%, Ford 7.5%, Hyundai 7.1%, Opel 6.4%, Dacia 5.2%, Toyota 5%, Peugeot 4.2%, Mercedes-Benz 3.9% and the other trademarks 24.4% of the total. Most frequent engine size was 1501-1600 for registered cars Within 297 thousand 889 cars registered to traffic in January-May period, 40.8% of them had engine size 1501-1600, 26.9% had 1401-1500, 14.2% had 1300 or less, 13.3% had 1301-1400, 3.5% had 1601-2000, 1.2% had 2001 and above engine size. Most frequent color was white for registered cars Within 297 thousand 889 cars registered to traffic in January-May period, 60% of them were white, 16.5% were grey, 7.8% were black, 5.5% were red and 10.2% were in other colors.