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Puerto Rico 2016. A moderate recovery.

Puerto Rico Vehicles Market 2016 Toyota Prius 2016

Puerto Rico Vehicles Market 2016 grew moderately, despite the critical fiscal situation. Despite administratively this is under US, the consumer’s do not like to buy American. Toyota led ahead of Hyundai.

Puerto Rico’s debt saga is ongoing as Governor Ricardo Rosselló has been granted more time to submit a fiscal plan and to restructure USD 70 billion in debt, developments which are intended to bring the country back onto a sustainable economic path. For FY 2017, the FocusEconomics panelists expect GNP to contract 1.9%.

The new vehicles market in 2016 came back to the sales level of the 2011 with a moderate increase, following two years of negative performances. Indeed, according to data released by local authorities in the full year the vehicles sold have been 88.193, up 5.4%.

Being an unincorporated state of the United States, Puerto Rico sales figures aren’t included in the monthly U.S. totals and analysis.

Toyota kept the leadership scoring 23.293 units (+6.0%), the double of Hyundai, which was second with the best increase of 2016, up 25.3% at 11.634. Kia confirmed the third step of the podium with 8.842 units (+2.0%), while the overtaking of Honda ahead of Mitsubishi was the only change in the top 10 on 2015.

The highest growths of the year were reported for Nissan (+10.5%) and Honda (+10.2%), while Dodge was the worst losing 39.8%.

The Toyota Yaris was the new best-selling model with 7.787 sales (+44.3%), outpacing the Toyota Corolla with 4.590 (-35.9%). The Toyota RAV4 ranked third with 3.674 units (+32.7%), jumping from the fifth place.

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 2016 Rank 2015 BRAND Sales 2016 Sales 2015 Variation 2016 Share 2016 Share 2015
1 1 Toyota 23.293 21.980 6,0% 26,2% 24,1%
2 2 Hyundai 11.634 9.283 25,3% 13,1% 10,2%
3 3 Kia 8.842 8.665 2,0% 9,9% 9,5%
4 4 Nissan 8.725 7.894 10,5% 9,8% 8,7%
5 6 Ford 6.282 6.710 -6,4% 7,1% 7,4%
6 7 Jeep 5.670 5.334 6,3% 6,4% 5,9%
7 9 Honda 4.864 4.412 10,2% 5,5% 4,8%
8 8 Mitsubishi 4.757 4.619 3,0% 5,3% 5,1%
9 34 Ram 2.957 #DIV/0! 3,3% 0,0%
10 10 Mazda 1.845 2.382 -22,5% 2,1% 2,6%
11 13 Mercedes 1.354 1.247 8,6% 1,5% 1,4%
12 14 BMW 1.206 1.134 6,3% 1,4% 1,2%
13 12 Chevrolet 1.080 1.341 -19,5% 1,2% 1,5%
14 15 Lexus 1.076 1.108 -2,9% 1,2% 1,2%
15 17 Acura 821 856 -4,1% 0,9% 0,9%
16 16 Scion 797 907 -12,1% 0,9% 1,0%
17 20 Infiniti 549 544 0,9% 0,6% 0,6%
18 19 Mini 527 557 -5,4% 0,6% 0,6%
19 11 Dodge 520 2.160 -75,9% 0,6% 2,4%
20 18 Volkswagen 447 609 -26,6% 0,5% 0,7%
21 21 Fiat 308 380 -18,9% 0,3% 0,4%
22 23 Audi 252 231 9,1% 0,3% 0,3%
23 24 Porsche 238 230 3,5% 0,3% 0,3%
24 22 Land Rover 220 238 -7,4% 0,2% 0,3%
25 5 Chrysler 147 7.813
26 25 Subaru 139 131
27 26 GMC 120 108
28 31 Jaguar 63 23
29 30 Volvo 59 26
30 34 Lincoln 54
31 27 Smart 51 80
32 29 Buick 43 60
33 28 Cadillac 36 72
34 32 Maserati 30 19
35 33 Ferrari 7 9
36 34 Alfa Romeo 6

Rank 2016 Rank 2015 Group Sales 2015 Sales 2016 Variation 2016 Share 2016 Share 2015
1 1 Toyota 23.995 25.166 4,9% 28,3% 26,3%
2 2 Hyundai-Kia 17.948 20.476 14,1% 23,0% 19,7%
3 3 FCA 15.715 9.645 -38,6% 10,8% 17,2%
4 4 Renault-Nissan 8.438 9.274 9,9% 10,4% 9,3%
5 5 Ford 6.710 6.336 -5,6% 7,1% 7,4%
6 6 Honda 5.268 5.685 7,9% 6,4% 5,8%
7 7 Mitsubishi 4.619 4.757 3,0% 5,3% 5,1%
8 8 Mazda 2.382 1.845 -22,5% 2,1% 2,6%
9 9 BMW 1.691 1.733 2,5% 1,9% 1,9%
10 11 Mercedes Daimler 1.327 1.405 5,9% 1,6% 1,5%

Rank 2016 Rank 2015 Model Sales 2016 Sales 2015 2016 Variation
1 2 Toyota Yaris 7.787 5.398 44,3%
2 1 Toyota Corolla 4.590 7.159 -35,9%
3 5 Toyota RAV4 3.674 2.768 32,7%
4 8 Toyota Tacoma 3.614 2.347 54,0%
5 9 Hyundai Tucson 3.488 2.294 52,0%
6 14 Hyundai Elantra 3.305 1.801 83,5%
7 4 Kia Rio 3.156 2.996 5,3%
8 3 Hyundai Accent 3.131 3.279 -4,5%
9 11 Jeep Wrangler 2.661 2.072 28,4%
10 12 Nissan Versa 2.456 1.855 32,4%
11 10 Kia Soul 2.350 2.243 4,8%
12 7 Nissan Rogue 2.222 2.397 -7,3%
13 6 Mitsubishi Mirage 2.214 2.466 -10,2%
14 24 Mitsubishi Outlander 2.005 783 156,1%
15 15 Nissan Sentra 1.993 1.669 19,4%
16 13 Toyota Highlander 1.693 1.852 -8,6%
17 16 Kia Forte 1.297 1.369 -5,3%
18 17 Kia Sportage 1.254 1.127 11,3%
19 18 Jeep Grand Cherokee 1.173 1.090 7,6%
20 27 Jeep Patriot 1.077 735 46,5%
21 23 Ram Pick-up 1.040 838 24,1%
22 28 Ford F-Series 1.007 718 40,3%
23 34 Ford Escape 921 611 50,7%
24 20 Honda Accord 914 921 -0,8%
25 29 Ford Explorer 828 695 19,1%
26 19 Honda Civic 825 1.028 -19,7%
27 22 Honda CR-V 810 855 -5,3%
28 39 Honda Pilot 753 517 45,6%
29 26 Ford Transit connect 678 736 -7,9%
30 25 Ford Transit 651 743 -12,4%
31 33 Hyundai Veloster 558 617 -9,6%
32 37 Hyundai Sonata 550 576 -4,5%
33 32 Jeep Compass 545 625 -12,8%
34 38 Ford Edge 544 522 4,2%
35 36 Nissan Murano 540 597 -9,5%
36 30 Mitsubishi Lancer 538 692 -22,3%
37 21 Mazda CX-5 520 889 -41,5%
38 40 Hyundai Santa fe 513 492 4,3%
39 32 Mazda3 449 625 -28,2%
40 103 Lexus NX 446 69 546,4%

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