Road vehicles - New registrations


Overview

In 2018, a total of 395 413 motorised vehicles were newly registered. This is 4.2% less than the previous year. The largest vehicle group was passenger cars, with 300 887 new registrations, 4.5% less than in 2017. The number of diesel-driven also decreased with 90 360 new registrations (-20.6%).

New registrations – annual data
  2018
 
Change 2017/18, as %
Total motor vehicles (excl. mopeds) 395 413 –4.2
300 887 –4.5

of which petrol-driven

188 847 +2.8

of which diesel-driven

90 360 –20.6

of which hybrid vehicles (petrol-electric, diesel-electric)

15 432 +30.3

of which all-electric vehicles

5 411 +9.8
Passenger transport vehicles 5 611 +0.1
37 538 +0.1

of which light vehicles (up to 3.5 t)

33 038 +0.7

of which heavy vehicles (more than 3.5 t)

4 500 –4.4
Agricultural vehicles 2 930 –11.4
Industrial vehicles 4 592 +11.3
Motorcycles 43 855 –7.2
     
Trailers 20 104 –4.9
Source: FSO, FEDRO – New registrations of road vehicles (IVS)

Current monthly data

New registrations – current monthly data
  September 2019 Change 2018/19,
as %
January - September 2019 Change 2018/19,
as %
Total motor vehicles (excl. mopeds) 30 855 +13.6 305 654 +0.9
24 070 +18.2 226 519 +0.5

of which petrol-driven

14 842 +17.5 140 567 –1.3

of which diesel-driven

5 285 –9.9 59 598 –12.3

of which hybrid vehicles (petrol-electric, diesel-electric)

2 214 +68.2 16 565 +57.1

of which all-electric vehicles

1 571 +191.5 8 877 +143.2
Passenger transport vehicles1 340 +9.3 5 528 +18.1
2 914 –2.8 29 364 +5.5

of which light vehicles (up to 3.5 t)

2 615 –1.2 25 885 +6.4

of which heavy vehicles (more than 3.5 t)

299 –15.1 3 479 –1.1
Agricultural vehicles 171 +11.0 2 490 +5.1
Industrial vehicles 336 +6.0 3 543 +5.2
Motorcycles 3 024 +0.1 38 210 –2.5
         
Trailers 1 541 +5.1 15 949 –0.5
Note: Provisional data, situation on October 3 Source: FSO, FEDRO – New registrations of road vehicles (IVS)

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