Properly, it’s not fairly the top of the month-to-month car gross sales breakdown by model in spite of everything – the Malaysian Automotive Affiliation (MAA) has launched the business’s Q3 2020 efficiency outcomes, and it seems that month-to-month stats for July, August and September proceed to be made out there.
What this implies is that we’ll nonetheless be capable of report on the gross sales breakdown per 30 days, however at one go for all three months when quarterly outcomes are introduced, not like earlier than when it was issued month-to-month. In August, the affiliation had indicated that it was switching to reporting numbers on a quarterly basis as a substitute of month-to-month because it had accomplished beforehand, aligning with the most recent follow of a few of its members.
It could look unusual studying about July’s breakdown in the direction of the top of October, however higher to have it than not, we suppose. With that, right here’s how all of the manufacturers carried out that month.
As beforehand reported, a complete of 57,552 units were delivered in July, a rise of 12,857 models or 29% from the earlier month of June. Gross sales continued to be buoyed by the vehicle sales tax exemption in place till December 31, as introduced by the federal government.
As such, it was no shock to see simply each passenger automotive model performing higher than they did the previous month, as mirrored by the ocean of upward inexperienced arrows on the listing. Market chief Perodua bought probably the most vehicles in July, its 23,203 models for the month representing a 9.2% improve from the month earlier than.
Proton bought 13,216 vehicles that month, these numbers being a 37.3% enchancment over June, when it managed 9,623 models. Whereas its 50,294 models over the primary seven months of the yr was nonetheless about half of that managed by Perodua, it remained properly clear in second-place within the total standings.
Toyota shifted 7,429 models (+70.9%) and remained in third forward of Honda, which bought 5,995 autos (+80.6%). As earlier than, the combat for fifth continued to be tight, Nissan’s 1,550 models (+54.7%) serving to it to inch away a bit from Mazda, which bought 1,202 vehicles (+20.0%) that month.
Elsewhere, manufacturers that noticed a notable improve in gross sales included Isuzu (+47.7%), Mitsubishi (+49.2%), Ford (+50.0%), Peugeot (+73.6%),Kia (+84.2%) and Renault (+104.7%). Within the premium phase, the most important gainers have been Volvo (+70.2%), Porsche (+116.7%) and Land Rover (+163.6%).
As reported in August, Mercedes didn’t report its Q2 numbers, and with the reveal of Q3 outcomes it appears to be like like the corporate has stopped reporting its numbers – the desk nonetheless reveals figures from March this yr, plus one. Earlier, BMW and MINI stated it switched to a quarterly reporting, so its numbers for the month stay because it was for the primary half of the yr, at 2,543 models.