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Europe best selling cars ranking. Peugeot 208 shines.

Europe best selling cars Peugeot-208-2016

Europe best selling cars ranking in the first half 2016. The Peugeot 208 shines gaining three steps while the Hyundai Tucson is the raising star and the Audi A3 is the best premium model.

The Top 100 Ranking

Compared with the previous year data, first half 2016 data on the best-selling cars in Europe propose the Peugeot 208 as the only top model growing in double-digit and gaining 3 spots, while the last generation of Opel Astra, voted car of the year by Journalists, advanced in 11th place with a great +21.3% and Hyundai Tucson win the palm of best new entrance of the year.

However, podium was unchanged with the Volkswagen Golf, Queen of Europe since 41 years, on top of the list selling 321.772 units (-0.5%) and a huge margin over all the followers.

In second place the Renault Clio with 211.139 (+5.1%) engaged in an amazing duel by the Volkswagen Polo with 204.227 sales (+5.0%).

In fourth place but with a severe gap the Ford Fiesta with 165.347 (-8.3%), followed by the Opel Corsa with 153.001 (-1.8%) and the Nissan Qashqai with 143.266 (+3.3%)

Gaining three  spots, the Peugeot 208 advanced in 7th place with 141.115 sales (+11.9%) ahead of the Skoda Octavia with 139.213 (+7.8%), the Volkswagen Passat with 128.877 (+0.4%) and in 10th place the Ford Focus with 128.857 (-3.7%), just peanuts ahead of the historical rival, the Opel Astra , 11th with 128.752 sales was up 3 positions (+21.3%).

The best premium car was the Audi A3, 14th with 111.134 sales (-1.2%) while the best new model was the Hyundai Tucson, 31st with 76.572 ahead of the Renault Kadjar, 39th with 62.145 units.

Source of Data

Data are sourced by the focus2move.com Mobility Database, feed on daily basis aggregating data from all National Car Maker Associations or Dealers Associations, including, for the European Community, the European Automobile Manufacturers Association.

Data combined the 28 countries of European Community plus the 3 E.F.T.A. (Norway, Iceland and Switzerland) plus East and South European countries like Russia, Turkey, Ukraine, Bosnia, Serbia, Macedonia, Moldova, Belarus, Moldova, Armenia, Georgia, and Albania.

Below, you can sort our interactive tables to see statistics regarding Brands and Groups. 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 H1 2016 Rank H1 2015 Best Sales H1 2016 Sales H1 2015 Var H1 2016
1 1 Volkswagen Golf 321.772 323.534 -0,5%
2 2 Renault Clio 211.139 200.874 5,1%
3 3 Volkswagen Polo 204.227 194.439 5,0%
4 4 Ford Fiesta 165.347 180.224 -8,3%
5 5 Opel Corsa 153.001 155.792 -1,8%
6 6 Nissan Qashqai 143.266 138.722 3,3%
7 10 Peugeot 208 141.115 126.163 11,9%
8 8 Skoda Octavia 139.213 129.131 7,8%
9 9 Volkswagen Passat 128.877 128.405 0,4%
10 7 Ford Focus 128.857 133.808 -3,7%
11 14 Opel Astra 128.752 106.157 21,3%
12 12 Renault Captur 118.488 109.578 8,1%
13 13 Peugeot 308 115.711 106.690 8,5%
14 11 Audi A3 111.134 112.495 -1,2%
15 18 Fiat Panda 109.960 91.444 20,2%
16 16 Toyota Yaris 104.976 98.660 6,4%
17 21 Dacia Sandero 99.653 85.334 16,8%
18 17 Fiat 500 96.447 93.744 2,9%
19 20 Peugeot 2008 96.024 85.917 11,8%
20 15 Mercedes C Class 94.423 99.344 -5,0%
21 27 Skoda Fabia 93.677 78.293 19,6%
22 19 Opel Mokka 90.645 90.956 -0,3%
23 30 Kia Sportage 89.228 70.710 26,2%
24 34 Audi A4 86.195 67.886 27,0%
25 23 Seat Leon 85.808 80.711 6,3%
26 29 Dacia Duster 82.619 76.373 8,2%
27 26 Citroen C3 82.360 78.732 4,6%
28 22 Volkswagen Tiguan 79.437 84.140 -5,6%
29 25 Kia Rio 79.119 78.763 0,5%
30 24 BMW 3 Series 78.055 79.083 -1,3%
31 Hyundai Tucson 76.572 625
32 38 Mercedes A Class 74.448 62.337 19,4%
33 28 Renault Mégane 73.355 77.507 -5,4%
34 35 Toyota Auris 72.106 65.760 9,7%
35 32 Seat Ibiza 69.684 69.348 0,5%
36 44 Ford Kuga 66.093 55.082 20,0%
37 36 BMW 1 Series 65.574 65.479 0,1%
38 33 Mini 62.871 69.166 -9,1%
39 188 Renault Kadjar 62.145 7.550 723,1%
40 60 Volkswagen Touran 60.405 44.993 34,3%
41 40 Hyundai i20 58.013 61.664 -5,9%
42 41 Nissan Juke 57.636 60.078 -4,1%
43 70 BMW 2 Series 57.285 38.370 49,3%
44 42 Fiat 500L 57.226 58.017 -1,4%
45 93 Fiat 500X 55.229 27.803 98,6%
46 46 Citroen C4 Picasso 54.688 53.557 2,1%
47 43 Volkswagen Up! 54.505 56.672 -3,8%
48 51 Mercedes E Class 54.494 50.881 7,1%
49 49 Kia Cee’d 53.468 51.345 4,1%
50 58 Audi Q3 53.410 45.745 16,8%
51 57 Audi A1 52.188 45.999 13,5%
52 50 Audi A6 52.066 51.282 1,5%
53 54 Toyota RAV4 51.310 47.226 8,6%
54 94 Skoda Superb 50.390 27.232 85,0%
55 48 Skoda Rapid 50.152 52.542 -4,5%
56 56 Citroen C4 48.553 46.837 3,7%
57 39 Renault Scénic 48.283 61.785 -21,9%
58 47 Renault Twingo 47.244 52.821 -10,6%
59 52 BMW 5 Series 47.190 50.867 -7,2%
60 64 Ford C-max 47.044 43.515 8,1%
61 59 Toyota Aygo 46.960 45.727 2,7%
62 105 BMW X1 46.477 23.358 99,0%
63 65 Hyundai i30 46.358 43.003 7,8%
64 45 Hyundai Solaris 45.968 53.702 -14,4%
65 53 Opel Insignia 45.845 50.582 -9,4%
66 37 Lada Granta 45.177 64.201 -29,6%
67 138 Suzuki Vitara 45.095 15.461 191,7%
68 55 Hyundai i10 44.455 47.189 -5,8%
69 63 Ford Mondeo 42.846 43.679 -1,9%
70 79 Nissan X-Trail 42.773 32.748 30,6%
71 91 Jeep Renegade 41.424 28.620 44,7%
72 61 Mercedes B Class 40.393 44.597 -9,4%
73 77 Lancia Ypsilon 40.127 34.015 18,0%
74 66 Volvo XC60 39.678 40.707 -2,5%
75 62 Fiat Punto 38.567 44.170 -12,7%
76 67 Citroen C4 Cactus 37.612 39.573 -5,0%
77 69 Skoda Yeti 37.570 38.673 -2,9%
78 71 Peugeot 108 37.327 38.127 -2,1%
79 72 Mazda CX-5 37.280 38.107 -2,2%
80 76 Citroen C1 36.652 34.365 6,7%
81 73 BMW 4 Series 36.467 38.091 -4,3%
82 80 Mercedes GLA 36.392 32.299 12,7%
83 75 Peugeot 3008 36.181 36.492 -0,9%
84 Mercedes GLC 35.599 156
85 90 Smart Fortwo 35.570 29.294 21,4%
86 68 Volvo V40 35.372 38.746 -8,7%
87 81 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque 35.115 31.957 9,9%
88 78 Audi Q5 34.851 33.577 3,8%
89 74 Nissan Micra 34.592 37.641 -8,1%
90 92 Mercedes CLA 33.827 28.055 20,6%
91 119 Ford Ecosport 31.484 19.944 57,9%
92 89 Honda CR-V 30.009 29.431 2,0%
93 84 Kia Picanto 29.813 30.012 -0,7%
94 108 Renault Logan 29.662 22.220 33,5%
95 83 Opel Adam 28.662 30.270 -5,3%
96 140 Renault Sandero 28.538 15.146 88,4%
97 88 Opel Meriva 27.077 29.667 -8,7%
98 136 Land Rover Discovery Sport 26.760 15.611 71,4%
99 96 BMW X3 26.408 26.385 0,1%
100 87 Mitsubishi Outlander 26.375 29.797 -11,5%

 

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