Nissan has announced that its European sales for May have reached 59,368 units (Nissan and Datsun) compared to 55,974 units in May 2014 (a gain of 6%), representing a market share of 4.2%.

May highlights:

  • UK sales totalled 12,339 the highest-ever May sales, beating last year's record by 1,429 units.
  • Leaf sales in the UK were the highest ever in May at 362 units, beating last year by almost 100 units.
  • Nissan in Spain increased sales by 41% versus previous year, with 5,191 units sold.
  • Germany totalled 5,487 units with 2.1% market share marking the best market share for May in 17 years.
  • Italy increased sales by over 20% versus previous year, recording 5,482 units sold.
  • France sales totalled 5,443 vehicles, representing a market share of 3.8%.
  • Datsun sales in Russia totalled 3,367 units.

Top five European Markets May

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Market

Unit Sales

1

UK

12,339

2

Russia

11,221

3

Italy

5,719

4

Germany

5,487

5

France

5,443