World Car Brands Ranking June 2014 reports Suzuki as fastest growing brand.

World Car Brands Ranking June 2014 reports Suzuki and Maruti as fastest growing brands while Hyundai was in fourth place, just ahead of a declining Chevrolet. Mercedes advanced in 11th place, best premium brand, just ahead of Fiat.

In June 2014 according to data collected by focus2move Research Team in over 100 markets, the total new Light Passengers Vehicles global market was up 2.2% from the previous year with 7.3 million units. First Half 2014 global sales have been just over 43.3million with an increase of 3.6% from year ago.

In June just the top players ranking was almost stable while the main remarkable fact was represented by the Suzuki performance. The Japanese brand, ranked in 15th with 145.000 sales improving 23.5% the volume compared with June 2013. Just few position behind, Maruti, the Indian company fully owned by Suzuki, posted a great 27.0% increase from last year.

Analyzing the top brands performance:

Toyota on top of the list sold 694.000 vehicles with 9.7% of market share and improving sales only 0.5% from year ago. Toyota was penalized by the Asean market harsh decline and by difficulties in Japan market. First Half sales were 4.126.000 with share at 9.7%, down 0.3 points from last year.

Volkswagen in second place sold 540.000 vehicles with the share at 7.5% and losing 3.5% of volume compared with June 2013. However, year to date sales were 3.386.000 with share at 8.0%, up 0.2 points from year ago.

Ford was third selling 516.000 units with 7.2% of share, down 2.3% compared with June last year. Cumulative sales had been 2.917.000.

Behind, the battle for the fourth place is amazing and in June Hyundai was ahead Chevrolet only by 2k while Nissan was sixth with a gap of 14k from Chevrolet. Actually Nissan still is the fourth on cumulative basis.

Honda in seventh improved sales by 7.7%, the best performance among the top 10 with 367.000 sales and was followed by Kia with 235.000 sales, Renault with 208.000 and Peugeot, 10th with 157.000, leading a group of players all very closed.

At the best position ever, Mercedes ranked in 11th with 155.426 sales outpacing Fiat  and Audi  for few hundreds units.

In the battle for leadership among Premium brands BMW led the first half with 887.000 units, just 6k better than Mercedes and 8k than Audi. Jeep was the fourth with 421.000 and a strong 28% increase from last year while Lexus was 5th (231k units), Volvo 6th (214k units).

In the interactive tables below you can sort through the World Car Brands Ranking June 2014:

Rank June Rank I Half Brand June 2014 I Half 2014 June Var. YoY Share Q1 Share May Share June Share I Half
1 1 Toyota 694.762 4.126.844 0,5% 9,6% 9,5% 9,5% 9,5%
2 2 Volkswagen 540.984 3.386.837 -3,4% 7,9% 7,7% 7,4% 7,8%
3 3 Ford 516.330 2.917.170 -2,4% 6,4% 7,3% 7,1% 6,7%
4 6 Hyundai 405.733 2.367.519 2,4% 5,3% 5,6% 5,5% 5,5%
5 5 Chevrolet 403.058 2.377.675 -11,2% 5,2% 5,9% 5,5% 5,5%
6 4 Nissan 389.419 2.400.123 6,0% 5,8% 5,4% 5,3% 5,5%
7 7 Honda 367.239 2.091.292 7,7% 4,8% 4,9% 5,0% 4,8%
8 8 Kia 235.909 1.396.747 2,8% 3,1% 3,3% 3,2% 3,2%
9 9 Renault 208.927 1.058.317 5,1% 2,3% 2,3% 2,9% 2,4%
10 11 Peugeot 157.813 924.634 6,2% 2,2% 2,1% 2,2% 2,1%
11 13 Mercedes 155.426 881.914 6,1% 2,0% 2,0% 2,1% 2,0%
12 10 Fiat 155.241 928.262 -4,5% 2,1% 2,1% 2,1% 2,1%
13 14 Audi 154.877 879.330 18,9% 1,9% 2,1% 2,1% 2,0%
14 12 BMW 149.378 887.705 -0,3% 2,0% 2,0% 2,0% 2,0%
15 15 Suzuki 145.856 862.408 23,5% 2,1% 1,8% 2,0% 2,0%
16 16 Wuling 119.480 852.729 13,2% 2,1% 1,8% 1,6% 2,0%
17 18 Citroen 116.333 674.202 -0,5% 1,6% 1,5% 1,6% 1,6%
18 19 Maruti 109.707 625.180 27,0% 1,5% 1,3% 1,5% 1,4%
19 17 Mazda 109.191 680.555 5,4% 1,7% 1,5% 1,5% 1,6%
20 22 Opel 108.772 566.316 5,9% 1,3% 1,3% 1,5% 1,3%
21 20 ChangAn 98.385 624.079 9,1% 1,5% 1,3% 1,3% 1,4%
22 21 Buick 93.996 573.092 31,7% 1,4% 1,3% 1,3% 1,3%
23 24 Skoda 92.842 524.962 4,3% 1,2% 1,3% 1,3% 1,2%
24 23 Mitsubishi 92.557 550.903 -2,1% 1,3% 1,2% 1,3% 1,3%
25 25 Daihatsu 76.878 488.289 30,8% 1,3% 0,9% 1,1% 1,1%
26 26 Jeep 74.757 421.044 28,3% 0,9% 1,2% 1,0% 1,0%
27 27 Subaru 66.780 411.045 -0,8% 1,0% 0,9% 0,9% 0,9%
28 29 Dodge 61.433 371.246 -1,0% 0,8% 0,9% 0,8% 0,9%
29 28 Dongfeng 59.069 396.603 2,9% 1,0% 0,9% 0,8% 0,9%
30 30 GMC 54.569 285.687 6,8% 0,6% 0,8% 0,7% 0,7%
31 33 Dacia 47.835 245.289 20,0% 0,5% 0,5% 0,7% 0,6%
32 31 Ram 43.449 261.223 12,7% 0,6% 0,7% 0,6% 0,6%
33 36 Geely 38.935 229.928 -17,0% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5%
34 34 Lexus 38.408 231.905 8,1% 0,5% 0,6% 0,5% 0,5%
35 35 Chery 38.294 231.078 18,2% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5%
36 42 Seat 36.528 200.970 7,9% 0,4% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5%
37 40 BYD 35.940 211.359 -12,0% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5%
38 39 Volvo 35.553 214.428 -7,0% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5%
39 41 Isuzu 35.026 205.250 3,7% 0,5% 0,4% 0,5% 0,5%
40 43 Chrysler 34.735 200.927 -12,9% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5%
41 37 Lada 34.706 219.437 -19,6% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5%
42 44 Land Rover 33.622 199.389 23,7% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5%
43 49 Mini 33.018 160.721 8,8% 0,3% 0,4% 0,5% 0,4%
44 51 Beijing Auto (BAIC) 32.291 148.794 165,6% 0,3% 0,3% 0,4% 0,3%
45 48 Haval (Great Wall) 29.213 171.712 46,1% 0,4% 0,4% 0,4% 0,4%
46 45 Mahindra 28.595 193.275 -6,6% 0,5% 0,4% 0,4% 0,4%
47 46 Tata 28.374 177.467 -17,3% 0,4% 0,5% 0,4% 0,4%
48 53 Saipa 27.923 128.529 18,0% 0,4% 0,3% 0,4% 0,3%
49 47 Jac 27.907 173.688 2,4% 0,3% 0,6% 0,4% 0,4%
50 32 Foton 25.461 252.399 -33,6% 0,6% 0,6% 0,3% 0,6%

 

 

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