Caravanning Industry Achieves Best Third Quarter Result in History

In September, registrations of new leisure vehicles rose by 7.2 percent compared to the same month of last year. 3,556 newly registered vehicles are the best result for the month of September in the history of the industry. New registrations of motor caravans rose to 2,222 vehicles, thus, surpassing last year’s record-breaking September results by 8.8 percent. New registrations of caravans rose by 4.5 percent to 1,334 vehicles.

The industry achieved the best third quarter result in its history: Never before have more leisure vehicles been newly registered between July and September. 16,041 newly registered vehicles constitute a strong increase of 13.8 percent compared the third quarter of last year. Both vehicle segments grew equally strong. New registrations of motor caravans grew by an extraordinary 14.0 percent to 10,039 vehicles in total. New caravan registrations increased by an impressive 13.6 percent (6,002 vehicles).

In 2018, the caravanning industry keeps chasing records. Since the beginning of the year 62,559 leisure vehicles were newly registered. That represents very strong 11.5 percent more than in the first three quarters of 2017 and almost as much as in the total last year (63,270). New motor caravan registrations surged by a strong 14.3 percent to 41,036 vehicles. Registrations of new caravans rose by 6.5 percent to 21,523 vehicles.