Greek Car Market rose 2% in April 2014. Toyota Aygo shines

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Greek Car Market rose 2% in April 2014 following the robust 17% increase scored in first quarter. This market actually is the World’s 62nd after the vertical drop from over 300.000 annual sales to 60.000 reached in the last two years.

In April 2014 accordingly with data released by the Greek Association of Motor Vehicle Importers Representativestotal new passengers cars soldhave been 5.444, up 2.1% from year ago. Year to date April sales have been 22.051, up 13.2% from year ago.  

Toyota advanced from third place taking the leadership with 770 sales and 14.1% of share, up 4.1 points from March. Year to date Toyota was back the first with 2.628 sales and 11.9% of share, up 0.8 points from last year. Yaris, second in April, is the best-selling model year to date.

Volkswagen was second selling 610 vehicles with share at 11.2%, up 0.1 points from the previous month with cumulate sales at 2.142 and share at 9.7%, down 1.1 points from last year. Polo was third but this month strong sales were on Up! model.

Opel was third with 537 sales and 9.9% of share, up 1.4 from March. Year to date sales were 2.132 with share at 9.7%, up 0.2 points from year ago. The Corsa was the first model sold in the month with 367 retails.

Suzuki posted a great April advancing in fourth place with 354 retails and 6.5% of share, up 1.3 points from the previous month. Year to date it was 8th (from 10th last year) with 1.158 sales and 5.3% of share, up 1.5 points from 2013.

Fiat was fifth with 330 sales and share at 6.1%, up 0.7 points from the previous month with cumulate figures at 1.203 or 5.5% of share, down 0.6 points from last year.

Looking at the best-selling models, Corsa leaded with 367 units ahead of Yaris (300) and Polo (294). Below the podium, Ford Fiesta with 220 units and the star of the month, the Toyota Aygo, advanced in 5th from 29th with 184 units.

In the interactive tables below you can sort thru the All-brands and Best-selling models as you like:

Rank Apr Rank Ytd Brand Sales Apr 2014 Ytd Apr 2014 Share 2013 Share Jan Share Feb Share Mar Share Apr Share Ytd
1 1 Toyota 770 2.628 11,1% 11,5% 12,4% 9,9% 14,1% 11,9%
2 2 Volkswagen 610 2.142 10,8% 7,0% 9,8% 11,1% 11,2% 9,7%
3 3 Opel 537 2.132 9,5% 10,5% 9,8% 8,5% 9,9% 9,7%
4 8 Suzuki 354 1.158 3,8% 4,4% 5,0% 5,2% 6,5% 5,3%
5 7 Fiat 330 1.203 6,1% 4,8% 5,9% 5,4% 6,1% 5,5%
6 4 Nissan 322 1.978 5,9% 6,4% 5,8% 17,0% 5,9% 9,0%
7 5 Ford 303 1.286 4,8% 6,5% 4,7% 6,2% 5,6% 5,8%
8 9 Skoda 251 1.155 5,4% 6,7% 5,5% 4,0% 4,6% 5,2%
9 6 Citroen 223 1.282 5,7% 9,1% 5,5% 4,0% 4,1% 5,8%
10 13 BMW 208 719 3,0% 2,1% 3,1% 4,1% 3,8% 3,3%
11 12 Mercedes 190 735 3,2% 2,0% 4,2% 4,0% 3,5% 3,3%
12 11 Audi 174 792 3,2% 4,6% 3,6% 2,9% 3,2% 3,6%
13 14 Renault 162 661 2,1% 3,6% 2,8% 2,5% 3,0% 3,0%
14 18 Peugeot 134 278 2,4% 1,0% 0,4% 1,0% 2,5% 1,3%
14 15 Volvo 134 533 2,5% 2,0% 2,5% 2,8% 2,5% 2,4%
15 16 Seat 130 494 3,4% 2,2% 2,5% 2,0% 2,4% 2,2%
16 10 Hyundai 98 1.030 6,8% 7,4% 7,2% 2,5% 1,8% 4,7%
17 19 Chevrolet 85 267 1,2% 1,2% 1,5% 0,7% 1,6% 1,2%
18 24 Dacia 72 157 0,5% 0,2% 1,1% 0,4% 1,3% 0,7%
18 17 Kia 72 300 1,7% 1,8% 1,4% 0,9% 1,3% 1,4%
19 21 Lancia 69 212 1,4% 1,1% 0,4% 0,9% 1,3% 1,0%
20 20 Mini 65 226 1,2% 0,7% 1,1% 1,1% 1,2% 1,0%
21 22 Alfa Romeo 53 205 1,2% 0,8% 1,0% 1,0% 1,0% 0,9%
22 23 Honda 38 198 1,1% 0,8% 1,2% 1,0% 0,7% 0,9%
23 25 Mitsubishi 34 109 0,6% 0,5% 0,6% 0,4% 0,6% 0,5%
24 26 Smart 14 68 0,8% 0,2% 0,6% 0,3% 0,3% 0,3%
25 27 Subaru 3 38 0,0% 0,5% 0,1% 0,0% 0,1% 0,2%
25 29 Lexus 3 13 0,1% 0,1% 0,0% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
25 30 Chrysler 3 10 0,0% 0,0% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1% 0,0%
26 33 Porsche 1 2 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
26 28 Mazda 1 24 0,4% 0,3% 0,0% 0,1% 0,0% 0,1%
26 31 Land Rover 1 8 0,0% 0,0% 0,1% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
27 32 SsangYong 5 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
27 33 Daihatsu 2 0,2% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
27 34 Jaguar 1 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%

Rank Apr 2014 Rank Ytd 2014 Model Sales Apr 2014 Sales Ytd Apr 2014 Share 2013 Share Feb Share Mar Share Apr Share Ytd
1 2 Opel Corsa 367 1.315 5,6% 6,2% 5,1% 6,7% 6,0%
2 1 Toyota Yaris 300 1.339 6,6% 6,9% 5,3% 5,5% 6,1%
3 3 Volkswagen Polo 294 989 4,0% 3,8% 6,0% 5,4% 4,5%
4 5 Ford Fiesta 220 839 2,9% 2,5% 4,4% 4,0% 3,8%
5 21 Toyota Aygo 184 342 1,6% 1,2% 0,8% 3,4% 1,6%
6 9 Toyota Auris 181 567 2,3% 2,5% 2,0% 3,3% 2,6%
7 13 Fiat 500 138 453 1,4% 1,6% 2,7% 2,5% 2,1%
8 24 Volkswagen Up! 127 300 1,4% 1,8% 0,9% 2,3% 1,4%
9 22 BMW 1 Series 126 323 1,3% 1,1% 1,9% 2,3% 1,5%
10 8 Volkswagen Golf 125 594 3,7% 2,8% 2,9% 2,3% 2,7%
10 7 Citroen C3 125 613 2,9% 3,1% 2,3% 2,3% 2,8%
11 4 Nissan Micra 122 938 2,6% 1,9% 9,9% 2,2% 4,3%
11 15 Fiat Panda 122 442 2,5% 2,3% 1,8% 2,2% 2,0%
12 16 Suzuki Swift 108 433 1,9% 2,8% 1,3% 2,0% 2,0%
12 12 Renault Clio 108 461 1,5% 2,1% 1,8% 2,0% 2,1%
13 23 Suzuki Alto 104 312 0,9% 0,8% 2,3% 1,9% 1,4%
14 18 Volvo V40 101 358 1,4% 1,7% 1,8% 1,9% 1,6%
15 19 Skoda Rapid 97 349 1,1% 1,7% 1,4% 1,8% 1,6%
15 10 Nissan Note 97 551 0,1% 1,8% 4,6% 1,8% 2,5%

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