World Best Selling City Cars updated at May 2017 led by the Maruti Alto ahead of two Fiat models. The Fiat 500, actually second has just celebrated the 60th anniversary as “work of modern art” and permanently displaced in MoMa Museum in New York.
In the first five months of the year, the city cars segment (vehicles registered with less than 3.6 meers) at global level grew a little 1.0% at 1.9 million units, the 5% of total light vehicles industry.
The exclusive top 25 models report, prepared aggregating sales from over 130 markets, confirms the 2016 leadership, with the Maruti Alto best global model with 110.410 sales (-0.5%) followed by two models made in Italy, the Fiat Panda with 38.150 units (+3.2%) and the Fiat 500, up 1 spot, with 32.865 sales (+4.4%).
in fourth place the Hyundai Grand 110, up 4 spots with 31.083 sales (+30.9%) followed by the Chevrolet Spark with 30.946 (+5.6%), the Maruti Wagon R with 28.845 units (+6.0%), while the best new entrance was the Nissan Dayz, 10th with 65.770 units.
Th second best was the Fiat 500 with 97.424 sales (+6.1%) and in third the Fiat Panda with 95.869 (+1.3%).
Manufactured since the 4th of July 1957, the Fiat 500 has just celebrated the 60th anniversary and thanks to its unique style and unrivalled success has has been recognized as a “work of modern art” by MoMA and has been added to the museum’s permanent display. The specific model that MoMA is acquiring is the Fiat 500F series, the most popular 500 ever—known as the “Berlina” or Cinquecento—which was made from 1965 to 1972.
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|Rank 2017||Rank 2016||Model||Sales YTD May 2017||Sales YTD May 2016||Variation YTD 2017|
|5||8||Hyundai Grand i10||76.502||63.469||20,5%|
|6||6||Maruti Wagon R||72.409||70.084||3,3%|