Number of new executive cars sold reached 81.8 thousand in 2016 in Belgium, according to ACEA. This is 14.1 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, number of new executive cars sold in Belgium reached an all time high of 85.8 thousand in 2007 and an all time low of 62.1 thousand in 2013. When compared to Belgium's main peers, number of new executive cars sold in France amounted to 140 thousand, 602 thousand in Germany, 11.0 thousand in Luxembourg and 42.6 thousand in Netherlands in 2016.
Belgium has been ranked 8th within the group of 19 countries we follow in terms of number of new executive cars sold.
The popularity of the executive car segment has been gradually declining in Europe over the last two decades.