As suspected before 2019 ended, the year saw record-breaking numbers of new cars registered in Luxembourg.

Using Statec figures, the Wort confirmed that more new cars had been registered over the last year than ever before.

A total of more than 55,000 vehicles were registered as new vehicles, and German brands Volkswages, Mercedes, and BMW continued to dominate with the highest shares.

Volkswagen alone saw 6,643 new registrations, followed by Mercedes with 5,508, and BMW with 4,856. The German brands were followed by Renault, Audi, Peugeot, Skoda, Volvo, and Citroën.

As the figures show, there was a slight increase in electric vehicles. In 2019, 461 Teslas were registered - five more than in 2018.

Which car brands were registered in 2019? (Source: SNCT)

VOLKSWAGEN 6643
MERCEDES 5058
BMW 4856
RENAULT 3895
AUDI 3810
PEUGEOT 3332
SKODA 2431
VOLVO 2114
CITROEN 1697
FIAT 1624
FORD (D) 1574
HYUNDAI 1524
OPEL 1520
SEAT 1439
TOYOTA 982
NISSAN 917
PORSCHE 911
MINI 875
FORD 862
DACIA 813
LAND ROVER 799
KIA 768
MAZDA 695
JEEP 683
JAGUAR 588
SUZUKI 516
DS 470
TESLA 461
ALFA ROMEO 409
HONDA 280
SMART 219
LEXUS 136
MITSUBISHI 121
MASERATI 78
SUBARU 75
FERRARI 72
FORD (USA) 69
non défini 68
ALPINE 66
CHEVROLET 65
JAGUAR LAND ROVER 62
LAMBORGHINI 61
MERCEDES-AMG 61
SSANGYONG 54
ASTON MARTIN 36
BENTLEY 31
HYUNDAI MOTOR CZECH  24
CADILLAC 20
VOLKSWAGEN AG 20
BORGWARD 19
OPEL AUTOMOBILE GMBH 18
LOTUS 18
INFINITI 15
HONDA MOTOR CO LTD 15
ALPINA 15
FORD-CNG-TECHNIK 12
MAXUS 12
MG 11
LADA 10
MC LAREN 9
MORGAN 7
DODGE 5
ROLLS ROYCE 4
MERCEDES-AMG GMBH 4
MAN 3
AUDI AG 3
SSANGYONG MOTOR COMPANY 2
TRIPOD 1
ROLLS-ROYCE MOTORS CARS L 1
CHONGQING CHANGAN 1
   
Total 54069

As for vans, Renault remained the forerunner with 1,109 new registrations. They were followed by Peugeot (680), Volkswagen (602), and Fiat (591).

RENAULT 1109
PEUGEOT 680
VOLKSWAGEN 602
FIAT 591
FORD (D) 439
CITROEN 391
MERCEDES 381
OPEL 226
FORD 131
NISSAN 130
DACIA 63
IVECO 47
MAN 34
TOYOTA 23
MAXUS 21
ISUZU 21
VOLVO 14
DAF 13
non défini 11
PIAGGIO 9
BLOOMFIELDS 9
HYUNDAI 8
MITSUBISHI 7
SPIER 6
SCANIA 5
F.X. MEILLER 4
GOUPIL 4
DODGE 4
FORD (USA) 4
FUSO 3
EDER 3
ARCTIC TRUCKS 2
ROELOFSEN 2
STREETSCOOTER 2
DANGEL 1
SSANGYONG 1
EQUI-TREK 1
RENAULT MOD JPM 1
KERSTNER 1
CHEVROLET 1
   
Total 5005