Motor News VW
Recent motor news coming in from Volkswagen has seen new registrations in November drop by over 10,000 cars. This is shown early results of how the brand is coping from the initail fall out of the emmissions scandals of recent months . Some experts feel that this could be a 10 year set back for the motor trader and the negative effect could be fealy for decades to come. From the whole group the VW Seat has seen the greatest and steepest falls tumbling by 23% for the month of November with Skoda also following siut with a reduction by 11%. The most profitable section of the business is Audi which also suffered an fall but not as significant as VW and Skoda.
Other groups around the country have also given similiar indications for the trouble that VW face as large numbers of dealerships have said that they have seen a fall in the number of enquiries for certain models in the VW range. Motor news will no doubt keep coming through in the next few months . However certian other dealerships have said that the sales of VW models have actually contined at similiar levels as prevoius years. VW has been slow to confirm any of the needed solutions for the affected vehicles in the market and so this has led to further confusion as to what is happening and to what level of responsibility they are willing to accept. The general understaning is that there will be a continued fall in sales intil it is exactly decided as to what appropreiate action thw VW are taking. For more information please see the Evans and Lewis website
Motor news VW Continued.There has also been a fall in US markets which are normally more robust to these types of issues and the market is keenly awaiting the eend of month figures to see how the market is reacting. If is difficult to see how VW can escape particularly as the are been seen as very slow to react. The next few months will be crucial to VW and what liability is accepted.