47 new vehicles on Maltese roads each day

Licences for cars in Malta have increased by 47 each day, which translates into an increase of 4,297 new licenses during the first quarter of this year.

Transport Malta said that a National Statistics Office survey shows that by June, the total amount of cars in Malta was of 379,338.

5,115 car licenses and 999 motorcycle licenses were approved.

Licences for new cars amounted to 3,197 or 45%, while licences for used cars amounted to 3,872 or 55% of the total.