The total, for 27 states (including Switzerland and Iceland, but not Malta and Cyprus) came to 1,083,811 vehicles, a decline of 2.5 per cent compared to the same month last year.
Of the big five markets, only Italy showed an increase, up 5.7 per cent. Germany showed a substantial decline of 14.1 per cent.
Sales in Spain were back by 4 .4 per cent; Britain by 3.2 per cent and France by1.8 per cent.
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