Slovenia Car Market Summary. Top 25 Brands & Models ranking.

Accordingly with data released by Sekcija Za Osebna Motorna Vozila, the local Association of Car Manufacturers, in October 2013 the car passenger’s market posted the 8th year-on-year increase in a row with 4.600 registrations, up 23.1% from last year. Year-to-date sales were 45.029, up 6.1%.

In October Renault boomed share above 20% thanks to strong sales on all line up, with new Captur advancing month after month. Great performance was posted also by Citroen C4, Hyundai i30, Citroen Berlingo while Skoda Octavia, the best “D” class model surged one step down from the podium.

Looking at the best brands performance:

Renault flied pushed by strong demand on new models placing five models in top sixth. Sales were 949 with a share at 20.6%, up 1.0 points of share from the already strong September. Year-to-date sales were 7.326 with a share of 16.3%, up 1.1 points from last year. Captur surged in 5th place, the best ever.

Volkswagen in second sold 657 units with a share stable at 14.3%, up 0.1 points from the previous month. Year-to-date sales were 6.463 with a share of 14.4%, up 0.5 points from last year. Golf and Polo ranked respectively second and seventh.

Peugeot kept the third place with 350 sales and 7.6% of share, up 0.2 points from the previous month. Year-to-date sales were 3.225 with a share of 7.2%, down 0.6 points from last year. The top model was the 208 in 9th position.

Citroen jumped in 4th place from the 8th with 326 sales and 7.1% of share, up 2.3 points from September. YTD Citroen was 7th with 2.845 sales and 6.3% of share, down 0.5 points from last year. C4 and Berlingo pushed up October Citroen performance.

Skoda was 5th selling 322 units with the share at 7.0%, up 0.2 points from September. Year-to-date sales Skoda was 6th with 2.957 sales and 6.6% of share, up 0.3 points from 2012. The best-selling model was the Octavia in 4th position.

In the table below, the Top 25 brands, ranked for the year to date position:

Rank Oct

Rank Ytd

Brand

Oct

Ytd 2013

FY 2012

I Half 2013

Sep 2013

Q3 2013

Oct 2013

Ytd 2013

1

1

Renault

949

7.326

15,2%

15,0%

19,6%

17,6%

20,6%

16,3%

2

2

Volkswagen

657

6.463

13,9%

14,3%

14,2%

14,6%

14,3%

14,4%

3

3

Peugeot

350

3.225

7,8%

7,1%

7,4%

7,1%

7,6%

7,2%

4

7

Citroen

326

2.845

6,8%

6,8%

4,8%

4,8%

7,1%

6,3%

5

6

Skoda

322

2.957

6,3%

6,3%

6,8%

7,1%

7,0%

6,6%

6

9

Hyundai

240

1.916

4,7%

4,2%

3,8%

3,9%

5,2%

4,3%

7

4

Opel

233

3.080

7,3%

7,4%

5,3%

6,1%

5,1%

6,8%

8

8

Ford

209

2.328

5,3%

5,3%

5,9%

5,0%

4,5%

5,2%

9

15

Toyota

202

1.056

2,1%

1,9%

2,9%

2,5%

4,4%

2,3%

10

16

Seat

149

1.048

2,1%

2,1%

2,9%

2,6%

3,2%

2,3%

11

11

BMW

140

1.283

2,7%

3,0%

2,1%

2,5%

3,0%

2,8%

12

5

Kia

138

2.994

5,6%

6,9%

5,6%

7,4%

3,0%

6,6%

13

10

Fiat

115

1.424

3,1%

3,2%

2,4%

3,2%

2,5%

3,2%

14

13

Audi

110

1.149

2,9%

2,5%

2,6%

2,6%

2,4%

2,6%

15

12

Nissan

105

1.237

3,0%

2,8%

3,1%

2,8%

2,3%

2,7%

16

18

Mercedes

73

755

1,7%

1,8%

1,7%

1,4%

1,6%

1,7%

17

14

Chevrolet

60

1.067

3,3%

2,7%

1,7%

2,0%

1,3%

2,4%

18

17

Dacia

51

1.040

2,0%

2,3%

3,6%

2,9%

1,1%

2,3%

19

19

Mazda

41

477

1,0%

1,1%

1,2%

1,0%

0,9%

1,1%

20

20

Honda

37

345

0,6%

0,8%

0,5%

0,7%

0,8%

0,8%

21

22

Suzuki

29

188

0,4%

0,3%

0,7%

0,5%

0,6%

0,4%

22

23

Alfa Romeo

23

181

0,6%

0,5%

0,1%

0,2%

0,5%

0,4%

23

24

Mitsubishi

8

129

0,2%

0,3%

0,3%

0,4%

0,2%

0,3%

24

21

Mini

6

221

0,4%

0,5%

0,2%

0,7%

0,1%

0,5%

24

26

Volvo

6

62

0,3%

0,1%

0,2%

0,1%

0,1%

0,1%

25

27

Subaru

5

55

0,2%

0,1%

0,1%

0,1%

0,1%

0,1%

In the table below, the best 25 models, ranked for last month position:

Rank Oct

Model

Oct

YTD Oct

FY   2012

I Half 2013

Q3 2013

Oct 2013

Ytd 2013

1

Renault Clio

338

3.431

6,0%

8,0%

7,0%

7,3%

7,7%

2

Volkswagen Golf

274

2.233

3,0%

5,0%

4,6%

6,0%

5,0%

3

Renault Scenic

254

1.564

2,2%

2,8%

4,5%

5,5%

3,5%

4

Skoda Octavia

150

1.030

2,4%

2,0%

2,7%

3,3%

2,3%

4

Renault Megane

150

1.126

4,2%

2,2%

3,0%

3,3%

2,5%

5

Renault Captur

135

563

0,0%

0,6%

2,3%

2,9%

1,3%

6

Hyundai i30

121

598

0,0%

1,0%

1,6%

2,6%

1,3%

7

Volkswagen Polo

118

1.445

3,6%

3,1%

3,8%

2,6%

3,2%

8

Toyota Yaris

112

382

1,0%

0,6%

0,8%

2,4%

0,9%

9

Peugeot 208

95

793

1,5%

1,7%

1,8%

2,1%

1,8%

10

Opel Corsa

94

930

2,2%

1,8%

2,7%

2,0%

2,1%

11

Skoda Fabia

86

839

2,0%

1,9%

1,9%

1,9%

1,9%

12

Citroen C4

79

570

0,9%

1,3%

1,1%

1,7%

1,3%

13

Seat Leon

74

404

0,0%

0,8%

0,8%

1,6%

0,9%

14

Peugeot 308

64

623

2,0%

1,4%

1,3%

1,4%

1,4%

15

Volkswagen Tiguan

62

369

0,8%

0,7%

0,9%

1,3%

0,8%

16

Kia Cee’d

59

1.682

1,9%

3,5%

5,3%

1,3%

3,8%

17

Citroen Berlingo

58

512

1,8%

1,3%

0,7%

1,3%

1,1%

18

Ford Focus

57

446

1,5%

0,8%

1,4%

1,2%

1,0%

19

Volkswagen Up!

53

409

1,0%

0,9%

0,7%

1,2%

0,9%

20

Volkswagen Passat

51

487

1,6%

1,1%

1,0%

1,1%

1,1%

21

Opel Astra

50

767

2,2%

2,0%

1,3%

1,1%

1,7%

21

Nissan Qashqai

50

555

1,1%

1,2%

1,3%

1,1%

1,2%

22

Volkswagen Touran

48

403

1,1%

0,8%

1,0%

1,0%

0,9%

23

Peugeot 3008

47

524

1,0%

1,1%

1,3%

1,0%

1,2%

24

Citroen DS3

46

300

0,5%

0,7%

0,5%

1,0%

0,7%

24

BMW 3 Series

46

407

0,0%

0,9%

0,8%

1,0%

0,9%

25

Opel Zafira

45

312

0,0%

0,7%

0,5%

1,0%

0,7%

25

Ford Fiesta

45

575

1,4%

1,4%

1,2%

1,0%

1,3%

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