Greece: Car Sales Summary. October fell 2%.

Accordingly with data released by Greek Association of Motor Vehicle Importers Representatives, in October cars sold in Greece had been 4.971, down 2.7 %. Year to date sales were 49.393, down 2.5%.

Looking at the best brands performance:

Toyota recovered the September shortfall and was back market leader selling 660 vehicles with a share of 13.3% up 4.3 points of share from the previous month. Year-to-date Toyota was leader with 5.413 sales and a share of 11.1%, up 1.3 points from last year. Toyota Yaris was the market leader among models.

Volkswagen was 2nd with 526 sales and a share of 10.6%, up 0.1 points of share from the previous month. Year-to-date Volkswagen was second with 5.121 sales and 10.5% of share, up only 0.2 points from last year. The top model Polo ranked fourth.

Opel was third, down 2 spots, with 418 sales and 8.4% of share, down 3.6 points from the previous month. Year-to-date Opel was third with 4.682 units and 9.6% of share, losing 2.5 points from full year 2012. Corsa was second while Astra fell in 15th place.

Hyundai advanced in 4th with 351 sales and 7.1% of share, up 1.2 points. Year to date sales were 3.457 with a share of 7.1%, up 2.6 points from last year.

Ford was 5th with 321 units and 6.5% of share, up 0.1 points from September. Year to date Ford was 9th with 2.247 units and 4.6% of share, down 0.9 points from FY 2012.

In the table below, the best 25 brands:

Rank Oct

Rank Sep

Rank Ytd

Brand

Oct

Ytd 2013

FY 2012

I Half 2013

Sep 2013

Q3 2013

Oct 2013

Ytd 2013

1

3

1

Toyota

660

5.413

9,8%

10,9%

9,0%

10,5%

13,3%

11,1%

2

2

2

Volkswagen

526

5.121

10,3%

10,7%

10,5%

9,8%

10,6%

10,5%

3

1

3

Opel

418

4.682

12,1%

9,6%

12,0%

9,9%

8,4%

9,6%

4

6

4

Hyundai

351

3.457

4,5%

6,6%

5,9%

8,1%

7,1%

7,1%

5

4

9

Ford

321

2.247

5,1%

3,8%

6,4%

5,6%

6,5%

4,6%

6

7

7

Citroen

305

2.890

7,2%

6,2%

5,0%

5,1%

6,1%

5,9%

7

8

6

Nissan

297

3.025

5,4%

6,6%

4,8%

5,3%

6,0%

6,2%

8

9

5

Fiat

247

3.111

5,7%

7,0%

4,5%

5,5%

5,0%

6,4%

9

5

8

Skoda

212

2.844

4,2%

5,9%

6,1%

6,1%

4,3%

5,8%

10

11

12

Audi

197

1.538

3,1%

3,0%

3,8%

3,1%

4,0%

3,1%

11

19

11

Seat

192

1.770

2,1%

3,4%

1,9%

4,0%

3,9%

3,6%

12

13

16

Volvo

156

1.158

2,4%

2,1%

3,1%

2,7%

3,1%

2,4%

13

14

10

Suzuki

148

1.869

3,9%

4,2%

2,7%

3,4%

3,0%

3,8%

14

12

14

BMW

142

1.308

2,3%

2,6%

3,4%

2,8%

2,9%

2,7%

15

10

13

Mercedes

131

1.352

2,2%

2,6%

4,4%

3,2%

2,6%

2,8%

16

15

17

Renault

108

895

1,8%

1,5%

2,4%

2,3%

2,2%

1,8%

17

16

18

Kia

92

873

2,6%

1,9%

2,3%

1,5%

1,9%

1,8%

18

17

15

Peugeot

73

1.281

4,3%

3,1%

2,2%

2,0%

1,5%

2,6%

19

21

21

Alfa Romeo

62

582

1,5%

1,2%

1,3%

1,2%

1,2%

1,2%

20

22

22

Honda

61

545

1,1%

1,1%

1,3%

1,0%

1,2%

1,1%

21

24

20

Chevrolet

56

608

1,6%

1,3%

1,0%

1,1%

1,1%

1,2%

21

23

19

Lancia

56

720

1,3%

1,5%

1,2%

1,5%

1,1%

1,5%

22

20

23

Mini

54

479

1,1%

1,0%

1,6%

1,0%

1,1%

1,0%

23

18

24

Smart

43

350

0,9%

0,6%

2,0%

0,9%

0,9%

0,7%

24

25

25

Mitsubishi

27

315

1,0%

0,7%

0,8%

0,7%

0,5%

0,6%

25

26

26

Dacia

19

230

0,6%

0,3%

0,3%

0,8%

0,4%

0,5%

Toyota Yaris was back on top of the models list with 409 units and a share of 8.2%, up 4.0 points from the previous month. Year to date sales were 3.173 with a share of 6.5%.

Opel Corsa, the former leader, was 2nd this month with 255 sales and a share of 5.1%, down 2.9 points from the previous month. Year to date it was outpaced by the Yaris and was second with 2.677 units and 5.5% of share.

Hyundai i20 was third, up 4 spots, with 238 sales and a share of 4.8%, up 2.0 points from the previous month, followed by Ford Fiesta in 5th with 169 units and a share of 3.4%, and by Volkswagen Golf in 6th with 165 sales and a share of 3.3%.

Citroen C3 was 7th with 161 sales, followed by Toyota Auris in 8th from 10th with 155 pieces, Nissan Micra in 9th from 21st with 126 and Seat Ibiza in 10th from 34th with 124.

In the table below, the top 25 models:

Rank Oct

Rank Sep

Rank 2013

Model

Oct

YTD Oct

FY 2012

I Half 2013

Sep 2013

Oct 2013

Ytd 2013

1

2

1

Toyota Yaris

409

3.173

5,8%

6,7%

4,2%

8,2%

6,5%

2

1

2

Opel Corsa

255

2.677

6,8%

5,2%

8,0%

5,1%

5,5%

3

7

4

Hyundai i20

238

1.841

2,0%

3,3%

2,8%

4,8%

3,8%

4

3

3

Volkswagen Polo

191

2.009

4,0%

4,4%

3,8%

3,8%

4,1%

5

5

9

Ford Fiesta

169

1.312

3,0%

2,4%

3,1%

3,4%

2,7%

6

4

5

Volkswagen Golf

165

1.574

1,7%

3,1%

3,4%

3,3%

3,2%

7

6

6

Citroen C3

161

1.407

4,3%

2,8%

2,9%

3,2%

2,9%

8

10

11

Toyota Auris

155

1.099

1,7%

2,0%

2,3%

3,1%

2,3%

9

21

7

Nissan Micra

126

1.363

2,2%

3,3%

1,4%

2,5%

2,8%

10

34

14

Seat Ibiza

124

879

1,5%

1,8%

0,8%

2,5%

1,8%

11

8

19

Audi A3

109

735

1,0%

1,3%

2,7%

2,2%

1,5%

12

11

30

Ford Focus

99

546

1,2%

0,7%

2,1%

2,0%

1,1%

13

17

26

Volvo V40

97

617

0,4%

1,1%

1,6%

2,0%

1,3%

14

20

25

Fiat 500

94

624

1,2%

1,1%

1,4%

1,9%

1,3%

14

36

18

Citroen C4

94

756

1,6%

1,7%

0,8%

1,9%

1,6%

15

9

10

Opel Astra

91

1.254

3,8%

3,0%

2,3%

1,8%

2,6%

16

11

13

Nissan Qashqai

90

926

1,8%

1,9%

2,1%

1,8%

1,9%

17

23

12

Suzuki Swift

83

960

1,8%

2,2%

1,3%

1,7%

2,0%

18

14

24

Renault Clio

81

652

0,9%

1,1%

2,0%

1,6%

1,3%

19

21

8

Fiat Panda

70

1.330

1,9%

3,2%

1,4%

1,4%

2,7%

20

16

27

Skoda Octavia

67

580

1,9%

1,0%

1,7%

1,3%

1,2%

21

18

28

Skoda Rapid

65

576

0,0%

1,1%

1,5%

1,3%

1,2%

22

22

17

Toyota Aygo

64

792

1,3%

1,5%

1,4%

1,3%

1,6%

23

15

34

Kia Rio

62

456

1,1%

0,9%

1,7%

1,2%

0,9%

23

19

23

Volkswagen Up!

62

688

1,5%

1,4%

1,5%

1,2%

1,4%

24

12

16

Hyundai i30

58

832

0,5%

1,7%

2,1%

1,2%

1,7%

25

25

22

Lancia Ypsilon

56

701

1,3%

1,5%

1,2%

1,1%

1,4%

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