Australian Vehicle Market 2014 full data. Corolla beats Mazda3.

Australian Vehicle Market Mazda-2_2015

2014 Australian Vehicle Market ends flat while Corolla beats Mazda3 at the end of an entire year of battle and despite Mazda3 was ahead in the last quarter. Just two years after the landing, the European Opel quite the market.

In December 2014 according to data released by FCAI, the Federation of Australian Car Manufacturers, total new Light Passengers Vehicles sold in Australia have been 94.426, down 0.1% from the correspondent month last year. During the year only two months have been positive compared with the previous year, when the market hit the all-time volume.

2014 was the second highest year ever for this market with total new car passenger’s sales at 1.087.954 units, down 2.2% from 2013.

The market leader, Toyota, sold 19.015 vehicles, down 3.0% from year ago, while the second, Mazda, rose 2.4% at 8.731 units, up one spot from November.

The Australian Holden was third with 7.752, down 15.3%. In the final year ranking, Holden was second behind Toyota with almost 6.000 unit’s gap over Mazda and Hyundai.

The Korean ranked in 4th place in December with 7.657 sales.

Usually the last month of the year report several wonderful performance driven by Managers rush for bonus. This year just few brands have scored sensational performance. The strongest was reported by Isuzu (13th with 2.339 sales, +116.8%) followed by Mini (22th with 349 units, +105.3%).

In December, Opel quite the market after only two years from the start-up. The surprise was the start of their Australian adventure not the end.

Looking at the Car Groups Performance and Ranking, the leader was Toyota with 20.8% of share, ahead of Hyundai-Kia at 10.1% and Mazda at 9.2%.

As far as Best-selling Model Performance and Ranking, Mazda3 was again the leader in the last month of the year, but it was not able to full-fill the narrow gap towards Toyota Corolla, that won the annual race. Toyota Hilux was third in the year while in December the third step of the podium was gained by the Mitsubishi Triton.

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Below, you can sort our interactive tables to see data regarding Brands, Groups and Models. Please bear in mind that sales data are subject to adjustments as sources will update their information. This report is updated at the publishing date and will not be modified while the next on this subject will always have the year to date data updated.

Rank Dec Rank 2014 Brand Sales Dec Sales F.Y. 2014 Dec Y.o.Y Var. F.Y. 2014 Y.o.Y. Var. Share 2013 Share Dec Share 2014
1 1 Toyota 19.015 203.501 -3,0% -5,2% 19,3% 20,1% 18,7%
2 3 Mazda 8.731 100.705 2,4% -2,4% 9,3% 9,2% 9,3%
3 2 Holden 7.752 106.092 -15,3% -5,3% 10,1% 8,2% 9,8%
4 4 Hyundai 7.657 100.011 -1,2% 3,1% 8,7% 8,1% 9,2%
5 6 Mitsubishi 7.438 68.637 10,9% -4,0% 6,4% 7,9% 6,3%
6 5 Ford 5.936 79.703 -13,6% -8,6% 7,9% 6,3% 7,3%
7 7 Nissan 5.869 66.025 -10,7% -14,0% 6,9% 6,2% 6,1%
8 8 Volkswagen 4.539 54.801 -2,4% -0,2% 4,9% 4,8% 5,0%
9 10 Honda 3.758 32.998 49,7% -15,9% 3,5% 4,0% 3,0%
10 9 Subaru 3.431 40.502 -6,3% 0,8% 3,6% 3,6% 3,7%
11 12 Jeep 2.834 30.408 28,2% 37,2% 2,0% 3,0% 2,8%
12 11 Mercedes 2.689 31.895 9,4% 15,8% 2,5% 2,8% 2,9%
13 17 Isuzu 2.339 16.674 116,8% 63,3% 0,9% 2,5% 1,5%
14 13 Kia 1.927 28.005 -3,8% -6,0% 2,7% 2,0% 2,6%
15 14 BMW 1.920 22.722 6,1% 10,7% 1,8% 2,0% 2,1%
16 16 Suzuki 1.592 17.422 -18,1% -21,1% 2,0% 1,7% 1,6%
17 15 Audi 1.558 19.227 11,9% 20,1% 1,4% 1,6% 1,8%
18 19 Renault 973 10.014 26,5% 42,7% 0,6% 1,0% 0,9%
19 18 Land Rover 770 10.252 6,4% 22,8% 0,8% 0,8% 0,9%
20 20 Lexus 618 7.000 31,8% 1,2% 0,6% 0,7% 0,6%
21 21 Fiat 500 6.994 -41,3% 37,5% 0,5% 0,5% 0,6%
22 27 Mini 349 2.570 105,3% 1,4% 0,2% 0,4% 0,2%
23 23 Peugeot 348 4.394 35,4% -0,4% 0,4% 0,4% 0,4%
24 24 Skoda 330 3.853 36,9% 8,4% 0,3% 0,3% 0,4%
25 25 Porsche 288 2.812 51,6% 47,6% 0,2% 0,3% 0,3%
26 22 Volvo 273 4.693 -32,4% -9,3% 0,5% 0,3% 0,4%
27 26 Great Wall 231 2.637 -28,7% -56,8% 0,5% 0,2% 0,2%
28 31 Citroen 130 1.307 60,5% 10,8% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
29 33 Jaguar 94 1.167 -13,8% 5,6% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
30 30 Dodge 84 1.547 -54,3% -6,9% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
31 32 SsangYong 74 1.280 -35,7% -15,1% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
32 39 Foton 69 328 #DIV/0! #DIV/0! 0,0% 0,1% 0,0%
33 28 Alfa Romeo 64 2.498 -75,2% 5,3% 0,2% 0,1% 0,2%
34 34 Proton 49 814 25,6% 33,2% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
35 37 Infiniti 44 441 83,3% 45,1% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
36 29 Chrysler 35 1.657 -83,8% -38,1% 0,2% 0,0% 0,2%
37 38 Maserati 32 401 300,0% 199,3% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
38 36 Chery 30 581 -26,8% -35,7% 0,1% 0,0% 0,1%
39 40 Bentley 17 135 6,3% 11,6% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
40 41 Ferrari 12 119 140,0% 12,3% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
41 43 Aston Martin 11 105 83,3% 6,1% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
42 47 McLaren 6 26 157,1% -7,1% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
43 44 Lotus 4 61 -33,3% -14,1% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
44 42 Smart 2 108 -80,0% -14,3% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
44 45 Rolls Royce 2 39 100,0% 143,8% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
45 48 Morgan 1 16 -50,0% 6,7% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
45 46 Lamborghini 1 33 -66,7% -29,8% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
46 35 Opel 746 -100,0% -53,7% 0,1% 0,0% 0,1%

Rank Dec Rank 2014 Group Sales Dec Sales F.Y. 2014 Dec Y.o.Y Var. F.Y. 2014 Y.o.Y. Var. Share 2013 Share Dec Share 2014
1 1 Toyota 19.633 210.501 -2,2% -5,0% 19,9% 20,8% 19,3%
2 2 Hyundai-Kia 9.584 128.016 -1,7% 1,0% 11,4% 10,1% 11,8%
3 4 Mazda 8.731 100.705 2,4% -2,4% 9,3% 9,2% 9,3%
4 3 GM 7.752 106.838 -16,5% -6,0% 10,2% 8,2% 9,8%
5 8 Mitsubishi 7.438 68.637 10,9% -4,0% 6,4% 7,9% 6,3%
6 7 Renault-Nissan 6.886 76.480 -6,5% -9,0% 7,6% 7,3% 7,0%
7 5 Volkswagen 6.733 80.861 3,7% 5,7% 6,9% 7,1% 7,4%
8 6 Ford 5.936 79.703 -13,6% -8,6% 7,9% 6,3% 7,3%
9 11 Honda 3.758 32.998 49,7% -15,9% 3,5% 4,0% 3,0%
10 9 FCA 3.561 43.624 -4,6% 27,5% 3,1% 3,8% 4,0%
11 10 Fuji Heavy Industries 3.431 40.502 -6,3% 0,8% 3,6% 3,6% 3,7%
12 12 Mercedes Daimler 2.691 32.003 9,0% 15,6% 2,5% 2,8% 2,9%
13 15 Isuzu Motors 2.339 16.674 116,8% 63,3% 0,9% 2,5% 1,5%
14 13 BMW 2.271 25.331 14,6% 9,8% 2,1% 2,4% 2,3%
15 14 Suzuki 1.592 17.422 -18,1% -21,1% 2,0% 1,7% 1,6%
16 16 Tata 864 11.419 3,7% 20,8% 0,9% 0,9% 1,0%
17 17 PSA 478 5.701 41,4% 1,9% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5%
18 18 Geely Group 273 4.693 -32,4% -9,3% 0,5% 0,3% 0,4%
19 19 Great Wall Motors 231 2.637 -28,7% -56,8% 0,5% 0,2% 0,2%
20 20 Mahindra Group 74 1.280 -35,7% -15,1% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%

Rank Dec Rank 2014 Model Sales Dec Sales 2014 Dec Y.o.Y. Var. 2014 Y.o.Y. Var. Share 2013 Share Dec Share 2014
1 2 Mazda3 3.803 43.313 -5,4% 2,9% 3,8% 0,3% 4,0%
2 1 Toyota Corolla 3.546 43.735 -4,3% 0,5% 3,9% 0,3% 4,0%
3 7 Mitsubishi Triton 3.420 24.256 13,2% -1,0% 2,2% 0,3% 2,2%
4 3 Toyota Hilux 3.330 38.126 -4,1% -4,5% 3,6% 0,3% 3,5%
5 4 Hyundai i30 2.828 31.505 11,0% 3,0% 2,8% 0,3% 2,9%
6 28 Toyota Land Cruiser 2.626 11.048 71,1% -35,8% 1,6% 0,3% 1,0%
7 11 Holden Cruze 2.548 18.554 74,3% -24,0% 2,2% 0,3% 1,7%
8 8 Toyota Camry 2.374 22.044 -32,8% -11,3% 2,2% 0,3% 2,0%
9 5 Holden Commodore 2.009 30.203 -21,2% 8,8% 2,5% 0,3% 2,8%
10 6 Ford Ranger 1.988 26.619 21,1% 22,4% 2,0% 0,3% 2,5%
11 12 Toyota RAV4 1.766 18.265 27,2% 7,5% 1,5% 0,3% 1,7%
12 9 Mazda CX-5 1.717 21.571 9,1% 7,2% 1,8% 0,3% 2,0%
13 20 Mazda2 1.408 14.325 36,2% -5,6% 1,4% 0,3% 1,3%
14 17 Toyota Prado 1.378 16.271 21,7% 11,7% 1,3% 0,3% 1,5%
15 27 Toyota Kluger 1.370 11.432 15,6% -9,8% 1,1% 0,3% 1,1%
16 45 Honda Jazz 1.280 7.583 322,4% 32,4% 0,5% 0,3% 0,7%
17 26 Nissan X-Trail 1.279 11.970 71,8% 11,9% 1,0% 0,3% 1,1%
18 13 Hyundai ix35 1.197 17.922 -31,5% -6,2% 1,7% 0,3% 1,6%
19 23 Subaru Forester 1.142 13.341 -5,6% -3,1% 1,2% 0,3% 1,2%
20 24 Toyota Yaris 1.111 12.779 16,7% -11,5% 1,3% 0,3% 1,2%
21 10 Volkswagen Golf 1.097 19.178 -25,8% 10,6% 1,6% 0,3% 1,8%
22 32 Mitsubishi Lancer 1.066 10.033 104,1% -12,1% 1,0% 0,3% 0,9%
23 15 Jeep Grand Cherokee 1.041 16.703 -27,3% 29,2% 1,2% 0,3% 1,5%
24 19 Ford Focus 940 14.908 -32,8% -22,3% 1,7% 0,3% 1,4%
25 44 Mercedes C Class 932 7.696 20,4% -8,0% 0,8% 0,3% 0,7%
26 25 Mazda BT-50 900 12.455 -14,2% -9,1% 1,2% 0,3% 1,1%
26 31 Nissan Pulsar 900 10.227 -14,2% -27,3% 1,3% 0,3% 0,9%
27 36 Nissan Dualis 855 9.194 6,3% -26,1% 1,1% 0,3% 0,8%
28 35 Volkswagen Amarok 850 8.285 25,5% 10,1% 0,7% 0,3% 0,8%
28 40 Honda CR-V 850 9.714 0,1% -22,4% 1,1% 0,3% 0,9%
29 34 Ford Territory 828 9.828 10,4% 21,4% 0,7% 0,3% 0,9%
30 38 Hyundai Elantra 750 8.779 8,9% -0,2% 0,8% 0,3% 0,8%

 

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