ELSTAT: Car registrations down 18.8 pct in February

Car registrations dropped 18.8 pct in February, totaling 13,464 vehicles (new and used), from 16,589 in the same month in 2020, with new car registrations totaling 7,379, down 13.4 pct, Hellenic Statistical Authority said.

In the first two months of the year, car registrations totaled 29,447, down 24.4 pct from the corresponding period in 2020, with new car registrations falling 15.8 pct to 15,857.

Motorcycle registratoins totaled 2,514 in February, unchanged from February 2020, with new motorcycle registrations falling 1.4 pct to 2,233. In the first two months of 2021, motorcycle registrations totaled 4,471, down 10.9 pct from the same period last year, with new motorcycle registrations falling 13.2 pct to 3,937.