Puerto Rico Vehicle Market in first half 2014 was heavily negative.

Puerto Rico Vehicle Market

Puerto Rico Vehicle Market in first half 2014 was heavily negative posting five year on year declining month out of six and losing near 10% of volume compared with the correspondent period last year. Hyundai outpaced Kia for the third place.

In June 2014, accordingly with local sources, the total light passenger vehicles sold have been 7.916, down 5.6% from last year and third fall in a row. In the first half of the year, total sales have been 45.552, down 9.5%.

Toyota was again market leader selling 1.970 vehicles in June and 12.462in the half with a share of 27.4%, further better than last year was it was 25.0%. Corolla and Yaris dominate the models ranking respectively with 4.029 and 3.099 sales in the half.

Nissan was again the second best carmaker posting 912 sales in June and 4.620 in the half, with share at 10.1%, down 0.3 points from the full year 2013. Sentra, Versa and Rogue in June placed respectively in  6th, 7th and 8th.

Hyundai gained one place from last year and was third with 905 (June) and 4.345 (first half) sales despite losing 0.4 points of share at 9.5%. The Accent was third in June with sales.

Kia in fourth was one spot down from 2013, selling 891 vehicles in June and 3.879 in the first half. Market share at 8.5% was down 1.5 points from last year. The best-selling model was the Rio, fourth in June and sixth in the half.

Ford was fifth in June with 657 sales while in the half was sixth, down one spot from last year, scoring 3.591 sales with share at 7.9%, down 1.2 points from full year 2013. The top model was the Escape, 13th in June and 20th in the half.

In the interactive table below, the All Brands and Best-selling models ranking:

Rank June Rank I Half Brand June 2014 I Half 2014 June Var. YoY Share Q1 Share May Share June Share I Half
1 1 Toyota 1.970 12.462 -6,0% 27,3% 32,3% 24,9% 27,4%
2 2 Nissan 912 4.620 4,9% 10,0% 9,0% 11,5% 10,1%
3 3 Hyundai 905 4.345 9,1% 9,2% 8,5% 11,4% 9,5%
4 5 Kia 891 3.879 5,7% 8,5% 4,4% 11,3% 8,5%
5 6 Ford 657 3.591 -13,8% 8,2% 6,2% 8,3% 7,9%
6 4 Mitsubishi 655 3.894 13,3% 7,9% 12,1% 8,3% 8,5%
7 7 Jeep 370 2.764 -23,7% 6,7% 5,6% 4,7% 6,1%
8 8 Honda 358 2.244 -17,2% 4,7% 5,2% 4,5% 4,9%
9 9 Mazda 288 1.364 60,9% 3,0% 2,6% 3,6% 3,0%
10 11 Dodge 200 862 10,5% 1,8% 1,6% 2,5% 1,9%
11 10 Chevrolet 145 1.177 -12,8% 2,3% 4,1% 1,8% 2,6%
12 12 Scion 71 527 -40,0% 1,2% 1,1% 0,9% 1,2%
13 14 BMW 65 485 -24,4% 1,1% 1,2% 0,8% 1,1%
14 15 Mercedes 62 430 -28,0% 1,0% 0,8% 0,8% 0,9%
15 17 Lexus 60 373 -21,3% 0,9% 0,5% 0,8% 0,8%
16 13 Acura 52 490 -42,3% 1,3% 0,3% 0,7% 1,1%
17 16 Volkswagen 50 377 -20,4% 0,8% 1,1% 0,6% 0,8%
18 19 Infiniti 42 244 8,2% 0,5% 0,7% 0,5% 0,5%
19 20 Fiat 34 226 -16,4% 0,5% 0,5% 0,4% 0,5%
20 21 Mini 27 181 -34,0% 0,4% 0,3% 0,3% 0,4%
21 22 Chrysler 20 175 -19,2% 0,4% 0,3% 0,3% 0,4%
22 23 Audi 14 108 -43,6% 0,3% 0,2% 0,2% 0,2%
23 25 Porsche 13 96 -40,5% 0,3% 0,1% 0,2% 0,2%
23 24 Land Rover 13 96 -21,6% 0,3% 0,1% 0,2% 0,2%
24 26 Subaru 11 70 -32,0% 0,2% 0,1% 0,1% 0,2%
25 28 GMC 8 34 60,0% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
26 31 Buick 5 24 57,9% 0,0% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
26 30 Cadillac 5 26 42,9% 0,0% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
27 27 Lincoln 5 36 5,0% 0,0% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
28 29 Smart 3 28 -62,5% 0,0% 0,1% 0,0% 0,1%
29 32 Volvo 2 12 -63,1% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
29 34 Maserati 2 8 300,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
30 35 Ferrari 1 5 100,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%

Rank June Rank I Half Model June 2014 I Half 2014 June Var YoY I Half Var. Share May Share June Share Ytd
1 1 Toyota Corolla 667 4.029 -4,3% -3,7% 6,8% 9,3% 9,8%
2 2 Toyota Yaris 544 3.099 12,1% 6,5% 6,7% 7,6% 7,5%
3 4 Hyundai Accent 445 1.963 31,7% -3,2% 4,7% 6,2% 4,8%
4 6 Kia Rio 415 1.474 35,3% -19,9% 2,7% 5,8% 3,6%
5 3 Mitsubishi Mirage 383 2.172 127,4% 114,9% 1,8% 5,4% 5,3%
6 10 Nissan Sentra 305 1.007 9,1% -40,0% 4,0% 4,3% 2,5%
7 9 Nissan Versa 258 1.144 31,7% -2,7% 2,8% 3,6% 2,8%
8 7 Nissan Rogue 200 1.464 46,7% 79,0% 2,1% 2,8% 3,6%
9 8 Jeep Wrangler 194 1.269 -8,2% 0,0% 2,9% 2,7% 3,1%
10 5 Toyota RAV4 171 1.486 -41,1% -14,7% 4,1% 2,4% 3,6%
11 14 Hyundai Elantra 154 719 1,1% -21,3% 1,5% 2,2% 1,8%
12 11 Toyota Highlander 141 879 55,9% 62,0% 0,9% 2,0% 2,1%
13 20 Ford Escape 131 583 22,7% -9,0% 1,6% 1,8% 1,4%
14 13 Mitsubishi Lancer 126 727 -42,9% -45,1% 3,2% 1,8% 1,8%
15 12 Kia Soul 122 783 -13,9% -7,9% 2,1% 1,7% 1,9%
16 34 Hyundai Sonata 115 337 85,7% -9,3% 0,9% 1,6% 0,8%
17 26 Mazda CX-5 113 428 102,1% 27,5% 0,8% 1,6% 1,0%
17 15 Ford Fiesta 113 703 -23,9% -21,1% 2,1% 1,6% 1,7%
18 21 Kia Sportage 110 543 1,4% -16,7% 1,6% 1,5% 1,3%
19 23 Honda Civic 103 469 50,4% 14,0% 1,0% 1,4% 1,1%
20 16 Honda Accord 94 689 -30,2% -14,7% 2,0% 1,3% 1,7%
21 17 Kia Forte 88 635 -47,9% -37,4% 1,7% 1,2% 1,5%
22 18 Jeep Grand Cherokee 87 624 -23,5% -8,6% 1,7% 1,2% 1,5%
23 30 Mazda3 83 382 59,6% 22,4% 0,8% 1,2% 0,9%
23 25 Mitsubishi Outlander 83 438 14,1% 0,3% 1,1% 1,2% 1,1%
24 36 Toyota Camry 81 306 40,5% -11,7% 0,9% 1,1% 0,7%
25 22 Honda CR-V 77 499 -24,7% -18,6% 1,6% 1,1% 1,2%
26 19 Hyundai Tucson 73 597 -30,5% -5,3% 1,6% 1,0% 1,5%
27 27 Jeep Compass 65 422 -6,4% 1,4% 1,1% 0,9% 1,0%
28 24 Mitsubishi ASX 63 445 -45,3% -35,6% 1,7% 0,9% 1,1%
29 31 Ford Explorer 62 366 -21,8% -23,0% 0,9% 0,9% 0,9%
30 46 Toyota Sienna 55 196 43,2% -14,8% 0,6% 0,8% 0,5%

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