April 2014 Mexican Car Market statistics were below any expectations. Indeed market sales posted the highest year-on-year loss in five years, surprising market observers that has not expected a pit stop to the Mexican automotive sector.
In April 2014 accordingly with data released by AMIA (the Mexican Automotive Industry Association) and AMDA (the Mexican Association of Automotive Distributors), total new Light Passengers Vehicles sold have been 76.865, down 8.0% from year ago. Year to date April sales have been 326.755, down 1.2% from year ago.
Mexican domestic car market is extraordinary stable and the first eight brands kept unchanged their position month after month with marginal fluctuation of market share.
The leader Nissan sold 19.488 units with share stable above 25%. Year to date sales were 83.719 with share at 25.5%, up 0.7 points from last year. Versa and Tsuru ranked second and third among models.
Chevrolet was second selling 15.009 vehicles with share at 19.5%, up 1.0 points from the previous month with cumulate sales at 61.752 and share at 18.8%, down 0.2 points from last year. Aveo is the best-selling model in the market and in April its sales have been 5.028.
Volkswagen in third sold 11.645 units with 15.1% of share, flat from March. Year to date sales were 50.161 with share at 15.3%, up 0.6 points from year ago. Jetta new version ranked 4th and the Jetta Clasico 7th. Together, they would be the second best-selling model.
Ford in fourth sold 5.793 vehicles with 7.5% of share, flat from the previous month. Year to date sales were 24.832 with 7.6% of share, down 0.5 points from 2013.
Chrysler was in fifth with 5.130 sales and share at 6.7%, up 0.2 points from the previous month with cumulate figures at 21.526 or 6.6% of share, down 0.8 points from last year.
In the interactive tables below you can sort thru the All-brands and Best-selling models as you like:
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