OCTOBER 2012 NEW REGISTRATIONS SUMMARY
November 8 2012.


The Motorcycle Industry Association new registration statistics for the reporting period October 1 to October 31 2012 are now available and show a modest increase in total registrations of 0.3 per cent year-to-date. Total mopeds are down 7.1 per cent, whilst total motorcycles are up 1.6 per cent.

Honda remains at the top of the manufacturer league table with 1,136 registrations for the period. Its PCX125 is the highest selling motorcycle, topping the scooter and 51-125cc sectors with 177 for the month. Over in the moped charts, the Peugeot V Clic 50 was the top-selling scooter with a return of 100 units. 

In brief, the total registrations for October are;

  October 2012  October 2011  % Change  October 2012 YTD  October 2011 YTD   % Change
Total Mopeds  1,147  1,187  -3.4%  11,805  12,703  -7.1% 
Total Motorcycles  5,407  5,319  1.7%  73,071  71,929  1.6% 
Total Registrations  6,554  6,506  0.7%  84,876  84,632  0.3%