UAE Vehicles Market hit All-Time record in 2014.

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UAE Vehicles Market hit All-Time record in 2014 with Sales above 400k, first time ever, and joining the Top 25 Global Car Markets Club. This was the year of BMW booming sales 83%.

In 2014 according to data released by focus2move Research Team through local sources and manufacturers, total new Light Passengers Vehicles sold have been 412.308, up 13.6% from the previous year, outpacing for the first time the 0.4 million level.

Hitting the volume record for after sixth years (the former record was established in the 2008 at 370.000) the country entered in the Top 25th global car market, first time ever, overtaking the Algerian market (fell from the 25th to the 28th) and ahead of European Poland and Sweden markets.

U.A.E. market data are influenced by an export trend of pre-registered vehicles (with zero kilometers) with destination to the others gulf countries, due to the free goods transfer area and lowest car price offer.

Toyota was market leader with over 127.000 sales and 31.0% of market share, followed by the traditional local competitor, Nissan, which benefit from great local success of last generation of Patrol.

A wonderful year was scored by the third, Mitsubishi, improving sales by 57.2%.

However, the “brand of the year” was German and was BMW that roared ahead with sales up 83.8%, surging in 6th place, behind Hyundai and Kia.

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In the interactive table below you can sort through the twenty-five Best-selling models.

Rank 2014 Rank 2013 Model Sales 2014 Sales 2013 2014 Y.o.Y. Var. Share 2014 Share 2013
1 2 Toyota Hilux 20.098 17.140 17,3% 4,9% 4,7%
2 1 Toyota Prado 18.759 18.209 3,0% 4,6% 5,0%
3 4 Toyota Land Cruiser 16.233 16.001 1,4% 4,0% 4,4%
4 3 Toyota Corolla 15.749 16.902 -6,8% 3,8% 4,7%
5 7 Nissan Patrol 15.430 10.017 54,0% 3,8% 2,8%
6 12 Toyota Yaris 12.230 7.834 56,1% 3,0% 2,2%
7 8 Mitsubishi Pajero 11.984 9.519 25,9% 2,9% 2,6%
8 6 Fuso Canter 11.503 11.529 -0,2% 2,8% 3,2%
9 18 Mitsubishi Lancer 11.222 4.554 146,4% 2,7% 1,3%
10 5 Toyota Camry 10.546 11.628 -9,3% 2,6% 3,2%
11 10 Nissan Sunny 9.356 7.998 17,0% 2,3% 2,2%
12 11 Toyota Land Cruiser P/U 7.657 7.981 -4,1% 1,9% 2,2%
13 13 Toyota Hiace 7.395 6.713 10,2% 1,8% 1,9%
14 32 Mitsubishi Lancer EX 6.919 2.752 151,4% 1,7% 0,8%
15 15 Nissan Altima 5.991 5.448 10,0% 1,5% 1,5%
16 14 Toyota Fortuner 5.308 5.836 -9,0% 1,3% 1,6%
17 16 Honda Accord 5.253 5.009 4,9% 1,3% 1,4%
18 22 Hyundai Accent 5.138 3.941 30,4% 1,3% 1,1%
19 20 Nissan Sentra 5.064 4.027 25,8% 1,2% 1,1%
20 21 Lexus LX 4.509 4.015 12,3% 1,1% 1,1%
21 17 Hyundai Elantra 4.428 4.856 -8,8% 1,1% 1,3%
22 9 Nissan D22 4.409 8.543 -48,4% 1,1% 2,4%
23 25 Nissan Tiida 4.179 3.129 33,6% 1,0% 0,9%
24 33 BMW X5 3.823 2.708 41,2% 0,9% 0,7%
25 30 Nissan Urvan 3.730 2.813 32,6% 0,9% 0,8%








 

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