Europe best selling cars 2015 ranking. Welcome in the Golf’s reign!

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Europe best selling cars 2015 ranking. The top 100 models in the full year 2015  confirms Volkswagen Golf on top of the list followed by the Volkswagen Polo, Renault Clio and Ford Fiesta. BMW Series 2 the best new entrance.

Market Outlook

According to data released by all Car Manufacturers national associations and by the  ACEA, total light vehicles sales (cars plus LCVs) in the European continent (including Russia, Turkey and all eastern countries) in the 2015  had been 18.5 million (+3.8%) near 1 million vehicles more than in the 2014.

The regional sales had been heavy penalized by Russian market fall, with October lost at 28% but the demand was tepid in all the top markets, with UK breaking the record sales after 43 month, Turkey down for the second month, Germany and France raising marginally and just Italy up a good 8%.

Best selling cars

During the 2015 the Volkswagen Golf has fully benefit from the full production availability of the seventh generation to further increase the gap over the competitors. Sales had been 648.416 (+6.7%) more than the double than the second.

Indeed, three models are fighting for the second place with actually the Volkswagen Polo ahead with 377.652 units (+3.7%) with a little margin over the Renault Clio (367.301, +3.4%) and the Ford Fiesta (332.077, +3.2%).

Opel Corsa ranks in 5th place with 282.410 units (+6.0%) followed by the Nissan Qashqai with 261.245 (+5.2%), the Volkswagen Passat (260.369, +40.4%), the Skoda Octavia (254.367, +0.4%), the Ford Focus (249.935, -1.3%) and in 10th place the Peugeot 208 (249.386, +5.9%).

The Volkswagen Passat is the fastest growing model among these top 10 thanks to the success of the last generation launched in the fall of 2014.

Looking behind, new stars list is led by the Mercedes C Class (16th with 183.902, +24.0%) and includes the Mini (30th with 136.603, +35.5%) and the Ford Mondeo (68th with 81.539, +64.5%).

Among the new entrance, the best models have been the BMW 2 Series (59th with 86.2443), the Peugeot 108 (77th with 69.469), the Citroen C4 Cactus (70th with 70.560), the Fiat 500X (75th with 68.080) and the Jeep Renegade (94th with 58.343).

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 2015 Rank 2014 Model Sales 2015 Sale 2014 2015 Var Share 2015 Share 2014
1 1 Volkswagen Golf 648.176 607.407 6,7% 3,7% 3,6%
2 2 Volkswagen Polo 377.652 364.207 3,7% 2,1% 2,2%
3 3 Renault Clio 367.301 355.172 3,4% 2,1% 2,1%
4 4 Ford Fiesta 332.077 321.842 3,2% 1,9% 1,9%
5 5 Opel Corsa 282.410 266.508 6,0% 1,6% 1,6%
6 8 Nissan Qashqai 261.245 248.354 5,2% 1,5% 1,5%
7 11 Volkswagen Passat 260.369 185.387 40,4% 1,5% 1,1%
8 6 Skoda Octavia 254.367 253.264 0,4% 1,4% 1,5%
9 7 Ford Focus 249.935 253.168 -1,3% 1,4% 1,5%
10 9 Peugeot 208 249.386 235.535 5,9% 1,4% 1,4%
11 17 Peugeot 308 222.684 168.018 32,5% 1,3% 1,0%
12 10 Audi A3 208.923 202.179 3,3% 1,2% 1,2%
13 12 Opel Astra 196.449 181.813 8,0% 1,1% 1,1%
14 18 Renault Captur 196.354 167.407 17,3% 1,1% 1,0%
15 15 Toyota Yaris 188.165 174.220 8,0% 1,1% 1,0%
16 26 Mercedes C Class 183.092 147.653 24,0% 1,0% 0,9%
17 23 Opel Mokka 173.957 150.305 15,7% 1,0% 0,9%
18 22 Fiat Panda 172.477 150.668 14,5% 1,0% 0,9%
19 16 Fiat 500 171.786 169.542 1,3% 1,0% 1,0%
20 19 Kia Rio 168.785 158.080 6,8% 1,0% 0,9%
21 33 Skoda Fabia 164.109 132.282 24,1% 0,9% 0,8%
22 14 Volkswagen Tiguan 163.188 179.664 -9,2% 0,9% 1,1%
23 25 Dacia Sandero 162.151 147.921 9,6% 0,9% 0,9%
24 13 BMW 3 Series 157.826 181.500 -13,0% 0,9% 1,1%
25 29 Peugeot 2008 156.628 138.851 12,8% 0,9% 0,8%
26 27 Seat Leon 151.760 144.334 5,1% 0,9% 0,9%
27 20 Citroen C3 145.909 156.948 -7,0% 0,8% 0,9%
28 28 Dacia Duster 142.898 141.911 0,7% 0,8% 0,8%
29 30 Toyota Auris 137.278 137.511 -0,2% 0,8% 0,8%
30 49 Mini 136.603 100.800 35,5% 0,8% 0,6%
31 31 BMW 1 Series 136.203 135.178 0,8% 0,8% 0,8%
32 32 Kia Sportage 133.878 133.953 -0,1% 0,8% 0,8%
33 24 Renault Mégane 132.653 149.462 -11,2% 0,8% 0,9%
34 34 Audi A4 129.806 129.871 -0,1% 0,7% 0,8%
35 38 Seat Ibiza 125.477 117.726 6,6% 0,7% 0,7%
36 21 Lada Granta 121.509 153.841 -21,0% 0,7% 0,9%
37 35 Mercedes A Class 120.895 126.916 -4,7% 0,7% 0,8%
38 40 Hyundai Solaris 115.868 114.644 1,1% 0,7% 0,7%
39 45 Hyundai i20 115.709 105.229 10,0% 0,7% 0,6%
40 37 Nissan Juke 111.841 120.848 -7,5% 0,6% 0,7%
41 36 Volkswagen Up! 108.332 124.783 -13,2% 0,6% 0,7%
42 46 Ford Kuga 107.896 103.553 4,2% 0,6% 0,6%
43 42 Renault Scénic 107.594 110.833 -2,9% 0,6% 0,7%
44 43 BMW 5 Series 100.871 110.435 -8,7% 0,6% 0,7%
45 47 Fiat 500L 100.197 103.314 -3,0% 0,6% 0,6%
46 48 Skoda Rapid 99.391 100.938 -1,5% 0,6% 0,6%
47 58 Audi A6 99.112 89.352 10,9% 0,6% 0,5%
48 44 Kia Cee’d 97.439 109.092 -10,7% 0,6% 0,6%
49 52 Citroen C4 Picasso 96.824 97.784 -1,0% 0,6% 0,6%
50 41 Mercedes E Class 96.287 112.554 -14,5% 0,5% 0,7%
51 60 Fiat Ducato 96.237 86.653 11,1% 0,5% 0,5%
52 64 Renault Twingo 93.749 82.135 14,1% 0,5% 0,5%
53 50 Opel Insignia 93.719 99.093 -5,4% 0,5% 0,6%
54 55 Hyundai i30 93.401 94.478 -1,1% 0,5% 0,6%
55 54 Audi A1 89.703 94.888 -5,5% 0,5% 0,6%
56 63 Hyundai i10 89.462 83.217 7,5% 0,5% 0,5%
57 87 Volkswagen Transporter 88.342 60.539 45,9% 0,5% 0,4%
58 69 Citroen Berlingo 87.830 77.237 13,7% 0,5% 0,5%
59 191 BMW 2 Series 86.244 18.560 364,7% 0,5% 0,1%
60 62 Audi Q3 85.476 83.604 2,2% 0,5% 0,5%
61 51 Citroen C4 84.936 97.897 -13,2% 0,5% 0,6%
62 75 Toyota Aygo 84.523 68.467 23,5% 0,5% 0,4%
63 59 Ford C-max 83.749 87.456 -4,2% 0,5% 0,5%
64 39 Hyundai ix35 83.637 115.118 -27,3% 0,5% 0,7%
65 61 Mercedes B Class 82.262 85.446 -3,7% 0,5% 0,5%
66 56 Fiat Punto 81.680 90.511 -9,8% 0,5% 0,5%
67 53 Toyota RAV4 81.646 94.916 -14,0% 0,5% 0,6%
68 105 Ford Mondeo 81.539 49.556 64,5% 0,5% 0,3%
69 67 Volvo V40 79.207 78.806 0,5% 0,5% 0,5%
70 73 Volvo XC60 79.010 70.494 12,1% 0,4% 0,4%
71 57 Volkswagen Touran 75.012 90.091 -16,7% 0,4% 0,5%
72 77 Renault Kangoo 73.837 67.005 10,2% 0,4% 0,4%
73 65 Mazda CX-5 72.444 81.172 -10,8% 0,4% 0,5%
74 71 Skoda Yeti 72.404 75.945 -4,7% 0,4% 0,4%
75 149 Citroen C4 Cactus 70.560 28.320 149,2% 0,4% 0,2%
76 106 Peugeot Partner 70.090 49.273 42,2% 0,4% 0,3%
77 142 Peugeot 108 69.469 31.646 119,5% 0,4% 0,2%
78 98 BMW 4 Series 69.049 53.321 29,5% 0,4% 0,3%
79 644 Fiat 500X 68.080 107 0,4% 0,0%
80 85 Nissan Micra 67.740 63.127 7,3% 0,4% 0,4%
81 66 Peugeot 3008 67.036 80.390 -16,6% 0,4% 0,5%
82 72 Volkswagen Caddy 66.351 71.242 -6,9% 0,4% 0,4%
83 109 Mercedes GLA 64.963 48.929 32,8% 0,4% 0,3%
84 82 Audi Q5 64.803 63.723 1,7% 0,4% 0,4%
85 117 Mercedes Sprinter 64.386 43.747 47,2% 0,4% 0,3%
86 95 Citroen C1 62.695 53.942 16,2% 0,4% 0,3%
87 125 Mercedes CLA 62.638 39.664 57,9% 0,4% 0,2%
88 122 Nissan X-Trail 62.423 41.297 51,2% 0,4% 0,2%
89 84 Mitsubishi Outlander 62.180 63.335 -1,8% 0,4% 0,4%
90 143 Renault Trafic 59.867 31.524 89,9% 0,3% 0,2%
91 86 Lancia Ypsilon 59.065 61.548 -4,0% 0,3% 0,4%
92 219 Ford Transit Custom 58.782 14.178 314,6% 0,3% 0,1%
93 76 Honda CR-V 58.419 67.888 -13,9% 0,3% 0,4%
94 291 Jeep Renegade 58.343 7.658 661,9% 0,3% 0,0%
95 102 Smart Fortwo 56.996 51.450 10,8% 0,3% 0,3%
96 91 Kia Picanto 56.832 55.523 2,4% 0,3% 0,3%
97 128 Fiat Doblo 56.251 38.661 45,5% 0,3% 0,2%
98 93 Skoda Superb 56.242 55.189 1,9% 0,3% 0,3%
99 114 Renault Master 55.993 45.555 22,9% 0,3% 0,3%
100 97 Opel Adam 55.208 53.717 2,8% 0,3% 0,3%

 

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