Diesel Car Market Share Fell To 41.4% In October In Europe, Lowest Level In Decade

The fall of the diesel car in Europe is continuing at pace, with a market share of just 41.4% achieved in October 2017, owing to a 9.9% year-on-year decline in sales volume. That’s based on the most recent figures from JATO Dynamics. The 41.4% market share figure represents the low point for diesel car sales in Europe going back at least 10 years. This decline is occurring against an overall auto market in Europe that’s booming, with new vehicle sales there during October 2017 being up some 5.6% year on year — with a total of 1,202,877 units moved […]