The Russian car market picked up trend for the popularization of vehicles equipped with automated transmission, which share in the market amounted to 54%. About it writes “Avtostat”.
Since the beginning of the current calendar year on the local market were sold 566 thousand new cars equipped with automatic transmission. This number corresponds to the proportion of 54.1% of the total number of new Russian cars.
If you take into account the statistics for the year 2016, the trend can be seen quite clearly. In January-September of last year in local market was sold 487 thousand new cars equipped with automatic transmission. In terms of percentage is 51.6 per cent.
Analysts say that the trend is not surprising, in varying degrees, it felt all markets, including Chinese, European and American. Over a year in Russia, the share of sales of cars with automatic transmission increased by 2.5%. Subsequently this figure will only grow, experts say.