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WESTERN EUROPE - European steep 4WD climb continues
West Europe’s 4x4 car sales share hits milestone 10.1%
Published:Mon, 05 Mar 2012 10:54:42 GMT

To a forever growing number of today’s fashion and safety-conscious consumers in Europe, latest European car buying trends suggest that four-wheel-drive traction in cars has evolved as a ‘must-have’ option.

Last year, continuing a trend that first gathered notable extra momentum during the early to mid 2000s, the sales share going to 4WD cars zoomed to a highest ever 10.1 per cent from 8.8 per cent the year before and a recent low point of 7.8 per cent during financial crisis struck 2009


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