By Stelios Orphanides
Saloon car registrations rose 29 per cent in August, to 2,645, compared to the respective month of 2016, the statistical service said.
The number of new saloon registrations dropped an annual 10 per cent last month, to 705, the lowest since April 2015, Cystat said in a statement on its website on Friday. The number of second-hand saloon registrations rose 53 per cent to,1,940.
In January to August, total saloon registrations rose 30 per cent, to 23,996, compared to the respective period of 2016 — 9,377 new cars and 14,619 — which rose 8 per cent and 50 per cent respectively, Cystat said.