World Best Selling Compact Cars segment starts the year losing 1.5% of volume. The launch of the European models boosted the Honda Civic sales and the compact Japanese jumped in the third step of the podium.
Portuguese Auto Market 2017 started moderately positive with first two months sales up 6%. The market leader Renault is gaining a wide gap over all followers improving 32% fueled by Clio, Megane and new SUVs line up.
Cyprus Cars Market in 2016 kept recovering after the crisis with a strong increase over the previous year while still at the half of the record level. Ford market leader, ahead of Nissan and Volkswagen.
World Car Group Ranking starting the 2017 with Volkswagen huge gap over Toyota Corporation and a fast start for Renault-Nissan, in third, and for Suzuki, in tenth place. However, the most remarkable start was reported for Geely.
World car market ranking in the 2016 shows the dominance of China, the fall of Brazil, Russia and Algeria and several new market fast growing. Italy was back within the top 10, while Philippines and Vietnam starring.
World Best Selling Compact Cars 2016 ranking again led by the Toyota Corolla while the Toyota Prius joined the Top 10, first time ever. Volkswagen Golf was second while Hyundai Elantra was new on podium.