South Africa best selling cars. The top 100 of the 2015.

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South Africa best selling cars ranking in the 2015 led by Volkswagen Polo Vivo locally produced and dominator since years with a good gap over the pick ups Toyota Hilux and Ford Ranger.

According to the statement released by the NAAMSA, the Federation of South African Car Manufacturers, the best-selling car in the 2015 was again the Volkswagen Polo (both sedan and hatchback versions), locally called “Vivo” and manufactured at Volkswagen’s Uitenhage plant in South Africa, which sources 70% of the Vivo parts locally.

The Polo Vivo is available with a choice of two 1.4 litre engines (55 kW & 63 kW) and a 1.6 litre engine (77 kW), in both 3-door and 5-door versions and as a saloon derivative.

Sales in the 2015 have been 56.820 (-11.5%). The second was the Toyota Hilux with 35.684 units (-5.0%) and the third was the Ford Ranger with 33.920 sales (+18.1%).

Fourth was the Toyota Corolla with 24.894 units (+17.1%) followed by Nissan NP200 with 17.991 (+3.2%), the Chevrolet Utility with 16.340 (+2.6%), the Isuzu KB with 16.321 (+5.4%), the Toyota Etios with 16.220 (-12.8%), the Mercedes C Class with 12.562 (-12.7%) and in 10th place the Korean Hyundai i10 Grand sold in 11.948 that was the best new models of the year.

Scrolling through the top 100 models ranking, we noted the Datsun Go in 23rd place with 5.647 sales, the Nissan X-Trail, up 27 spots, in 42nd, the Mazda CX-5, up 90 spots, in 54th and the BMW Series 2 landed in 61st place.

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Rank 2015 Rank 2014 Model Sales 2015 Sale 2014 2015 Var Share 2015 Share 2014
1 1 Volkswagen Polo 56.820 64.221 -11,5% 13,6% 14,4%
2 2 Toyota Corolla 24.894 21.265 17,1% 6,0% 4,8%
3 3 Toyota Etios 16.270 18.661 -12,8% 3,9% 4,2%
4 4 Mercedes C Class 12.562 14.384 -12,7% 3,0% 3,2%
5 226 Hyundai Grand i10 11.948 2,9% 0,0%
6 14 Ford Ecosport 11.627 7.674 51,5% 2,8% 1,7%
7 11 Ford Fiesta 10.462 8.516 22,9% 2,5% 1,9%
8 5 Ford Figo 9.899 13.937 -29,0% 2,4% 3,1%
9 12 Hyundai i20 8.928 8.378 6,6% 2,1% 1,9%
10 7 BMW 3 Series 8.485 10.859 -21,9% 2,0% 2,4%
11 8 Toyota Fortuner 8.385 10.088 -16,9% 2,0% 2,3%
12 9 Kia Rio 7.389 9.106 -18,9% 1,8% 2,0%
13 15 Renault Sandero 7.134 6.823 4,6% 1,7% 1,5%
14 13 Volkswagen Golf 6.967 7.749 -10,1% 1,7% 1,7%
15 10 Chevrolet Spark 5.756 9.100 -36,7% 1,4% 2,0%
16 68 Datsun Go 5.647 1.573 259,0% 1,4% 0,4%
17 21 Toyota RAV4 5.306 5.012 5,9% 1,3% 1,1%
18 17 Renault Clio 5.280 5.993 -11,9% 1,3% 1,3%
19 22 Toyota Land Cruiser 5.088 4.836 5,2% 1,2% 1,1%
20 18 Toyota Avanza 5.080 5.298 -4,1% 1,2% 1,2%
21 226 Hyundai Tucson 4.756 1,1% 0,0%
22 19 Audi A3 4.669 5.251 -11,1% 1,1% 1,2%
23 16 Kia Picanto 4.628 6.080 -23,9% 1,1% 1,4%
24 25 Ford Kuga 4.047 4.152 -2,5% 1,0% 0,9%
25 37 Ford Focus 3.948 2.985 32,3% 0,9% 0,7%
26 20 Audi A4 3.804 5.241 -27,4% 0,9% 1,2%
27 6 Hyundai i10 3.775 10.966 -65,6% 0,9% 2,5%
28 26 Chevrolet Aveo 3.675 4.110 -10,6% 0,9% 0,9%
29 24 Renault Duster 3.641 4.440 -18,0% 0,9% 1,0%
30 35 Hyundai Accent 3.505 3.093 13,3% 0,8% 0,7%
31 226 Renault Captur 3.278 0,8% 0,0%
32 28 Nissan Qashqai 3.242 3.736 -13,2% 0,8% 0,8%
33 65 Nissan X-Trail 3.155 1.694 86,2% 0,8% 0,4%
34 23 BMW 1 Series 3.098 4.447 -30,3% 0,7% 1,0%
35 34 Volkswagen Jetta 2.913 3.105 -6,2% 0,7% 0,7%
36 226 Volkswagen Up! 2.814 0,7% 0,0%
37 31 Honda Brio 2.782 3.478 -20,0% 0,7% 0,8%
38 71 Mazda3 2.754 1.531 79,9% 0,7% 0,3%
39 32 Volkswagen Tiguan 2.704 3.464 -21,9% 0,6% 0,8%
40 56 Opel Corsa 2.668 1.916 39,2% 0,6% 0,4%
41 30 Mercedes A Class 2.578 3.573 -27,8% 0,6% 0,8%
42 120 Mazda CX-5 2.403 450 434,0% 0,6% 0,1%
43 42 Suzuki Swift 2.373 2.603 -8,8% 0,6% 0,6%
44 36 Chevrolet Cruze 2.353 3.053 -22,9% 0,6% 0,7%
45 41 Toyota Yaris 2.318 2.620 -11,5% 0,6% 0,6%
46 57 Honda Ballade 2.119 1.871 13,3% 0,5% 0,4%
47 76 Honda Jazz 2.118 1.373 54,3% 0,5% 0,3%
48 45 Jeep Grand Cherokee 2.083 2.453 -15,1% 0,5% 0,6%
49 92 BMW 2 Series 2.062 926 122,7% 0,5% 0,2%
50 55 BMW 4 Series 1.985 1.945 2,1% 0,5% 0,4%
51 40 Kia Sportage 1.924 2.807 -31,5% 0,5% 0,6%
52 137 Mazda2 1.824 312 484,6% 0,4% 0,1%
53 73 Mercedes M Class 1.782 1.486 19,9% 0,4% 0,3%
54 61 Toyota Prado 1.777 1.763 0,8% 0,4% 0,4%
55 87 Mercedes GLA 1.678 1.060 58,3% 0,4% 0,2%
56 226 Opel Mokka 1.667 0,4% 0,0%
57 53 BMW X5 1.650 1.993 -17,2% 0,4% 0,4%
58 29 Mercedes CLA 1.625 3.665 -55,7% 0,4% 0,8%
59 52 Land Rover Discovery 1.620 1.999 -18,9% 0,4% 0,4%
60 81 Mini 1.604 1.206 33,0% 0,4% 0,3%
61 192 Opel Adam 1.567 70 0,4% 0,0%
62 33 Ford Ikon 1.496 3.315 -54,9% 0,4% 0,7%
63 51 Honda CR-V 1.480 2.027 -27,0% 0,4% 0,5%
64 54 Audi A1 1.476 1.987 -25,7% 0,4% 0,4%
65 63 Audi Q3 1.440 1.759 -18,1% 0,3% 0,4%
66 62 Mercedes E Class 1.389 1.760 -21,1% 0,3% 0,4%
67 50 Mercedes B Class 1.377 2.120 -35,0% 0,3% 0,5%
68 77 Mitsubishi ASX 1.335 1.312 1,7% 0,3% 0,3%
68 74 Volvo V40 1.335 1.436 -7,0% 0,3% 0,3%
69 64 BMW X3 1.305 1.698 -23,1% 0,3% 0,4%
70 38 Nissan Almera 1.260 2.978 -57,7% 0,3% 0,7%
71 60 Chevrolet Captiva 1.251 1.822 -31,3% 0,3% 0,4%
72 69 Audi Q5 1.208 1.565 -22,8% 0,3% 0,4%
73 58 Geely Emgrand 7 1.200 1.856 -35,3% 0,3% 0,4%
74 75 Land Rover Range Rover Sport 1.171 1.410 -16,9% 0,3% 0,3%
75 78 Mahindra Scorpio 1.162 1.302 -10,8% 0,3% 0,3%
76 93 Suzuki Jimny 1.149 921 24,8% 0,3% 0,2%
77 46 Jeep Compass 1.146 2.339 -51,0% 0,3% 0,5%
78 226 Land Rover Discovery Sport 1.136 0,3% 0,0%
79 67 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque 1.126 1.590 -29,2% 0,3% 0,4%
80 70 Jeep Wrangler 1.118 1.540 -27,4% 0,3% 0,3%
81 43 Hyundai H-1 1.087 2.580 -57,9% 0,3% 0,6%
82 226 Suzuki Celerio 1.045 0,2% 0,0%
83 140 Honda Mobilio 1.008 307 228,3% 0,2% 0,1%
84 226 Honda HR-V 977 0,2% 0,0%
85 226 Jeep Renegade 972 0,2% 0,0%
86 88 Mahindra Bolero 956 1.057 -9,6% 0,2% 0,2%
87 27 Hyundai Elantra 954 3.828 -75,1% 0,2% 0,9%
88 80 Audi A5 905 1.242 -27,2% 0,2% 0,3%
89 97 Dodge Journey 899 831 8,2% 0,2% 0,2%
90 47 Nissan Micra 865 2.326 -62,8% 0,2% 0,5%
91 66 Chevrolet Trailblazer 861 1.629 -47,2% 0,2% 0,4%
92 104 Jeep Cherokee 843 643 31,1% 0,2% 0,1%
93 226 FAW V2 827 0,2% 0,0%
94 136 BMW X4 819 316 159,2% 0,2% 0,1%
95 82 Kia Cerato 789 1.158 -31,9% 0,2% 0,3%
96 48 Nissan Juke 773 2.302 -66,4% 0,2% 0,5%
97 192 Toyota Aygo 768 70 997,1% 0,2% 0,0%
98 91 Peugeot 208 754 952 -20,8% 0,2% 0,2%
99 44 Chevrolet Sonic 713 2.494 -71,4% 0,2% 0,6%
100 99 Mahindra XUV 692 729 -5,1% 0,2% 0,2%

 

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