The decline in new registrations is oversubscribed due to the excessive previous year’s result, but the lack of chips is still preventing a general recovery in the automotive market. As the only type of drive, the pure e-mobiles were able to exceed the new registration result of the previous year.
from Ulrich Winzen
In December 2021, 227,630 new cars were registered in Germany. This corresponds to a minus of 26.9 percent compared to the same month of the previous year. However, it should be taken into account that December 2020 was significantly oversubscribed and delivered the best December result of all time. The reason for this was the phasing out of the reduced VAT, which had led to massive upfront purchases ….