Mexican Automotive Industry a finger down the record in 2014

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Mexican Automotive Industry a finger down the record in 2014 albeit a tremendous second half with all month growing in double digit. However last year was the best in eight. Hyundai landed in top 10.

In December 2014 according to data released by A.M.I.A., the Association of Mexican Automotive Industry, the new Light Passengers Vehicles sold in Mexico have been 133.273, up 11.7% compared with the correspondent month last year, ending a second half 2014 with all month growing in double digit.

Full Year 2014 sales in Mexico have been 1.134175, up 6.7% from 2013, the second best year ever, just few units below the all-time record

As always, Nissan led the market with 34.940 December sales and 26.2% of share. Full Year sales were 291.729, +10.7% from 2013.

Chevrolet sold 24.428 cars this month and 216.958 in the year with share respectively at 18.3% and 19.1%.

The third was Volkswagen with 15.743 December units (-6.9%) and 160.088 in total (+2.4%).

The month was really positive for Toyota (4th with 9.826 sales, +17.8%), Mazda (8th with 5.192 sales, +25.8%), Renault (9th with 3.144 sales, +36.3%), Mitsubishi (12st with 1.481 sales, +34.9%) and Mini (18th with 583 sales, +48.0%).

However, the main celebration had been done in the Hyundai office. Just arrived in the market, the Korean carmaker in December entered in the Top 10 brands. Congratulations!

As far as the Car Groups performance and ranking the leader was Renault-Nissan alliance with 28.6% of market share, ahead of GM with 18.3% and Volkswagen Group with 14.3%.

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 Nissan 34.940 291.729 22,1% 10,7% 24,8% 26,2% 25,7%
2 2 Chevrolet 24.428 216.958 6,8% 7,6% 19,0% 18,3% 19,1%
3 3 Volkswagen 15.743 160.088 -6,9% 2,4% 14,7% 11,8% 14,1%
4 5 Toyota 9.826 69.597 17,8% 14,6% 5,7% 7,4% 6,1%
5 4 Ford 9.394 79.097 1,8% -7,7% 8,1% 7,0% 7,0%
6 7 Honda 8.628 60.128 19,7% 3,0% 5,5% 6,5% 5,3%
7 6 Chrysler 8.393 69.013 0,4% -12,6% 7,4% 6,3% 6,1%
8 8 Mazda 5.192 40.997 25,8% 22,9% 3,1% 3,9% 3,6%
9 9 Renault 2.938 24.889 12,5% 17,5% 2,0% 2,2% 2,2%
10 13 Hyundai 2.311 12.064 0,0% 1,7% 1,1%
11 10 Seat 1.677 21.330 -18,6% 0,7% 2,0% 1,3% 1,9%
12 14 Mitsubishi 1.481 11.780 34,9% 30,9% 0,8% 1,1% 1,0%
13 11 Audi 1.458 12.939 9,1% 10,5% 1,1% 1,1% 1,1%
14 12 Suzuki 1.220 12.510 0,9% 11,8% 1,1% 0,9% 1,1%
15 16 Mercedes 1.072 9.174 19,1% 3,4% 0,8% 0,8% 0,8%
16 15 BMW 1.051 10.502 10,6% 9,0% 0,9% 0,8% 0,9%
17 17 Fiat 852 7.936 -15,1% -3,5% 0,8% 0,6% 0,7%
18 19 Mini 583 4.400 48,0% 1,0% 0,4% 0,4% 0,4%
19 18 Peugeot 577 6.147 -18,3% -11,4% 0,7% 0,4% 0,5%
20 20 Acura 343 2.595 35,0% 1,0% 0,2% 0,3% 0,2%
21 21 Lincoln 214 1.868 5,9% 5,8% 0,2% 0,2% 0,2%
22 23 Infiniti 190 1.475 41,8% 49,1% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
23 22 Land Rover 180 1.630 11,8% 20,1% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
24 26 Smart 139 1.391 -30,5% -17,0% 0,2% 0,1% 0,1%
25 25 Subaru 131 1.410 27,2% 164,5% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
26 28 Porsche 125 975 54,3% 27,5% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
27 27 Volvo 84 1.063 -34,4% -32,2% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
28 24 Isuzu 79 1.468 -39,2% 44,6% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
29 29 Jaguar 20 181 42,9% 26,6% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
30 30 Alfa Romeo 4 74 -60,0% -28,8% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%

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 Renault-Nissan 38.068 318.093 21,4% 11,4% 26,9% 28,6% 28,0%
2 2 GM 24.428 216.958 6,8% 7,6% 19,0% 18,3% 19,1%
3 3 Volkswagen 19.003 195.334 -6,8% 2,8% 17,9% 14,3% 17,2%
4 6 Toyota 9.826 69.597 17,8% 14,6% 5,7% 7,4% 6,1%
5 4 Ford 9.608 80.965 1,9% -7,5% 8,2% 7,2% 7,1%
6 5 FCA 9.249 77.023 -1,3% -11,8% 8,2% 6,9% 6,8%
7 7 Honda 8.971 62.723 20,2% 2,9% 5,7% 6,7% 5,5%
8 8 Mazda 5.192 40.997 25,8% 22,9% 3,1% 3,9% 3,6%
9 11 Hyundai-Kia 2.311 12.064 0,0% 1,7% 1,1%
10 9 BMW 1.634 14.902 21,6% 6,5% 1,3% 1,2% 1,3%

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