In the first eight months of the 2017, Ford global sales performance has been disappointing losing over 2% with 4.01 million vehicles, dragged down by low sales in China and despite the best-seller F-Series will sell over 1 million units
Uruguayan Vehicles Market roared again in the Q3 after the impressive +40% scored in the first half, fueled by rising consumer confidence and economic recovery. Volkswagen still leader but Chevrolet doubled sales and is behind for peanuts.
Thailand vehicles market kept momentum in Q3 with both July and August in progress following the first half double-digit recovery, while economy defied expectations and picked up steam in Q2. Ford shining thanks to the new Ranger while Toyota goes slow..
In the first eight months of the 2017, Volkswagen confirmed the second place in the global light vehicles sales with 4.3 million vehicles, improving 2.4% thanks to the strong Tiguan performance, while Golf and Polo are losing. Sales down in many regions.
Singapore Car market in the Q3 kept momentum following the already positive first half as economy growth was revised upward considerably on newly-released data. Honda was the best-selling brand with over 20% of market share, ahead of Toyota.
Slovenian Autos Market kept the momentum during the summer, following the double-digit increase reported in the first half thanks to the solid economy's track. Volkswagen is market leader, but the crown of best-selling model is hold by the Renault Clio.t
Greek Cars Market in the Q3 has recovered the momentum and both July and August performed particularly well, sustained by a robust recovery of domestic economy While the leaders Toyota and Nissan are struggling, Fiat and Suzuki are shining.
Croatian Auto market is booming fueled by buoyant private consumption and after the strong first half in the Q3 is keeping the pace with one of the best performance this year in Europe. Volkswagen is market leader ahead of Opel and Skoda.
Austrian Car Sales in August up in double-digit keeping the momentum fueled by high consumer and business confidence and robust retail sales growth. Hyundai is the fastest growing player this year, advancing in sixth place. Volkswagen dominates the model's podium.
Canada Auto Sales in July has taken the pace, up 4.9%, following the record first half and remaining on track to beat the 2 million annual sales target. Honda consolidates the third place with a shining selling start behind Ford and Toyota.
Colombian Auto Market in Q3 is almost stable losing in August those gained in July. On annual basis, the market is still under the negative effect of the recent 3 points hike in the Value Added Tax. In August the Renault Sandero has taken the leadership.
Indonesian Vehicles Sales improved marginally in August after the boom reported in the previous month. After a moderate H1 performance, the economy is set to accelerate with benefit for the auto industry. Toyota dominates the rank at new record share.
Europe best selling cars ranking after eight months of the 2017 with the market leader losing over 10% but keeping a wide advantage on the followers, with two models fighting for the second place. Volkswagen Tiguan is the new star.
Australia Best selling cars ranking in the first eight months of the 2017 was again led by the Toyota Hilux, confirming the great score reported last year, ahead of the other pick up, the Ford Ranger, while top sedan are declining.
Switzerland Auto Market in August recovered the previous month lost keeping the annual trend flat. Volkswagen confirmed the leadership ahead of Mercedes and BMW. At model-wise, the best-selling model is the Skoda Octavia followed by three Volkswagen.
Chilean Vehicles Market skyrocketed in August booming 44% and improving the annal gain at 15%. Hyundai has taken the leadership fighting with Chevrolet and Kia on top of the brands ranking. The economic recovery will sustain further the demand.
Pakistani Vehicles Sales positive again in August following the skyrocketing July performance and keeping the fast speed running towards the new all time record volume. Honda is booming after the BR-V launch, but Suzuki still dominates.
Korean Vehicles Market in Q3 is recovering and both July and August reported positive sales data despite the country is in the eye of the storm amid escalating geopolitical tensions in the Peninsula and the government tries to sustain the economy.
Argentina Best Selling Cars in the first eight months of the 2017 revolutionized in the top places with a new leader, the Volkswagen Gol, and several new models taking the scene. The ranking reflects the outstanding momentum of the market.
Turkey best selling cars ranking after the first eight months of the 2017 presents several changes. The leadership is solid in the hands of the Fiat Aegea, while the last generation of the Renault Megane is a great success also thanks to the launch of the sedan version.