NEW car sales in Spain shot up by almost a quarter last month.
July saw an increase of 23.5% on previous years, with a massive 102,922 vehicles sold in Spain.
A monthly figure of this strength has not been seen since 2008.
This brings the number of cars sold so far in 2015 up to 658,000, the best seven-month period since 2010.
The car market is on the up, with 23 consecutive months of growth.