Brazilian New Auto sales fell again in August

Brazilian New Auto

Brazilian New Auto sales fell again in August hitting the 29th lost out of the last 30 months. Strong sales for the new leader, Chevrolet, up 14% and for Toyota and Hyundai.

Market Outlook

Although economic activity remains feeble, tentative signs of improvement are emerging from Brazil’s battered economy. Industrial production accelerated in June and consumer and business confidence continued to improve in July. In addition, despite growing concerns over global growth, the real has remained resilient and rose to a one-year high on 4 August.

Not enough to cover the shadow over consumer confidence and the Olympic month had not generated particular interest for the auto sector, which hit the 29th fall out of the last 30 month in the deepest crisis of the last 20 years.

According to data released by the Anfavea, the Brazilian Association of Car Manufacturers, in August the sales have been 178.103, down 10.8%. Year to date August the total light vehicles sales fell down 22.8%, at 1.304.096 units.

Competitive Arena

In August, on top the list there was again Chevrolet confirming the leadership with 30.734 vehicles sold (+14.2%) with 17.2% of market share. Fiat confirmed the second place with 29.568 sales (-17.8%) ahead of Volkswagen with 18.664 (-34.2%), Ford with 17.454 (-15.9%), Toyota with 17.217 (+15.7%), Hyundai with 16.975 (+2.0%) and Renault with 14.016 (-7.7%).

As far as the Car Groups performance, the leader was FCA with 19.3% of market share, ahead of General Motors with 17.3%, Renault-Nissan with 11.4%, Volkswagen with 11.1% and Hyundai-Kia with 10.0%.

The Chevrolet Onix was the new the best-selling model with 12.422 sales (+12.9%) while the second was the Hyundai HB20  with 10.263 (-25.3%) ahead of the Ford Ka with 9.461 (+2.0%).

The Fiat Palio advanced in 4th place with 6.751 (-27.1%) followed by the Renault Sandero with 6.657 (-0.2%), the Toyota Corolla with 6.030 (+5.1%), the Fiat Strada with 6.009 (-32.3%) and the Chevrolet Prisma with 5.848 (+22.1%).

The whole ranking by model is inside the report dedicated to the Brazilian best selling models.

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Below, you can sort our interactive tables to see data regarding Brands, Groups and Models. Please bear in mind that sales data are subject to adjustments as sources will update their information. This report is updated at the publishing date and will not be modified while the next on this subject will always have the year to date data updated.

Rank AugRank YTDBrandSales AugSales YTDVar AugVar YTDShare AugShare YTD
11Chevrolet30.734217.81614,2%-16,8%17,2%16,7%
22Fiat29.568202.029-17,8%-35,0%16,6%15,5%
33Volkswagen18.664166.927-34,2%-34,9%10,5%12,8%
46Ford17.454114.930-15,9%-36,6%9,8%8,8%
55Toyota17.217119.35715,7%1,0%9,7%9,2%
64Hyundai16.975129.0372,0%-5,0%9,5%9,9%
77Renault14.01697.275-7,7%-19,4%7,9%7,5%
88Honda9.14580.479-30,8%-18,5%5,1%6,2%
99Nissan6.29036.37723,3%-10,9%3,5%2,8%
1010Jeep4.52035.620-5,6%110,8%2,5%2,7%
1113Mitsubishi2.38111.243-27,3%-61,6%1,3%0,9%
1211Peugeot2.22017.395-6,9%-2,3%1,2%1,3%
1312Citroen1.99116.497-21,6%-22,9%1,1%1,3%
1416BMW1.2167.6312,4%-22,6%0,7%0,6%
1514Mercedes1.0728.288-33,3%-34,8%0,6%0,6%
1615Audi1.0107.988-48,0%-27,4%0,6%0,6%
1717Kia8547.127-29,5%-37,7%0,5%0,5%
1818Land Rover5404.684-26,4%-15,1%0,3%0,4%
1921Volvo3092.25753,0%2,5%0,2%0,2%
2020Suzuki2942.320-25,9%-35,9%0,2%0,2%
2124Chery2411.409-42,9%-64,3%0,1%0,1%
2219Lifan2202.322-42,0%-29,6%0,1%0,2%
2322Jac2001.823-51,9%-52,1%0,1%0,1%
2423Iveco1841.524-21,4%-16,6%0,1%0,1%
2526Troller104975-48,0%-33,7%0,1%0,1%

Rank AugRank YTDGroupSales AugSales YTDVar AugVar YTDShare AugShare YTD
11FCA34.414240.971-16,4%-27,3%19,2%18,5%
22General Motors30.749217.94114,1%-16,9%17,2%16,7%
35Renault-Nissan20.306133.6520,1%-17,2%11,3%10,2%
43Volkswagen19.724175.109-35,1%-34,7%11,0%13,4%
54Hyundai-Kia17.829136.164-0,1%-7,5%10,0%10,4%
67Ford17.558115.905-16,2%-36,6%9,8%8,9%
76Toyota17.262119.77715,6%1,2%9,6%9,2%
88Honda9.14580.479-30,8%-18,5%5,1%6,2%
99PSA4.21133.892-14,5%-13,6%2,4%2,6%
1010Mitsubishi2.38111.243-27,3%-61,6%1,3%0,9%

Rank AugRank YTDModelSales AugSales YTDVar AugVar YTD
11Chevrolet Onix12.42292.55212,9%19,4%
22Hyundai HB2010.26375.889-25,3%-28,5%
33Ford KA9.46163.8082,0%-26,3%
47Fiat Palio6.75141.039-27,1%-50,8%
510Renault Sandero6.65738.775-0,2%-25,3%
64Toyota Corolla6.03043.8435,1%0,1%
78Fiat Strada6.00940.848-32,3%-43,5%
86Chevrolet Prisma5.84842.94522,1%-4,8%
99Honda HR-V4.90640.130-9,7%46,3%
105Volkswagen Gol4.52543.486-22,7%-25,0%
1111Jeep Renegade4.48034.927-2,6%135,4%
1217Fiat Toro4.29124.352
1316Toyota Etios Hatch4.09425.142
1413Hyundai HB20S3.85730.640
1529Fiat Mobi3.84013.829
1614Volkswagen Saveiro3.83827.043-11,4%-36,3%
1712Volkswagen Fox/CrossFox3.52233.801-45,9%-41,3%
1821Toyota Etios Sedan3.18819.806
1923Ford Ecosport3.07217.9993,6%-24,1%
2015Volkswagen Up!3.00326.709-43,1%-28,0%
2120Toyota Hilux2.87622.5248,8%0,5%
2218Fiat Uno2.83524.140-59,3%-57,6%
2326Chevrolet S102.76915.67565,2%-32,4%
2431Renault Logan2.52112.972-5,7%-41,9%
2527Chevrolet Cobalt2.33015.12959,0%-7,1%
2619Fiat Siena2.27923.587-54,3%-44,1%
2722Honda Fit2.27618.137-30,4%-38,2%
2828Chevrolet Spin2.22614.89224,7%-17,9%
2924Renault Duster2.13116.503-29,1%-28,2%
3025Volkswagen Voyage1.98716.106-32,4%-45,9%
3172Nissan Kicks1.9702.575
3243Chevrolet Montana1.9218.01534,6%-55,8%
3330Nissan Versa1.90713.4624,4%36,2%
3432Nissan March1.82012.7630,1%-20,4%
3535Ford Fiesta1.62510.478-62,4%-70,7%
3636Ford Ranger1.51110.30818,4%-18,9%
3741Ford Focus1.4898.241-39,9%-48,9%
3845Hyundai ix351.2927.07322,5%-35,0%
3939Renault Oroch1.2719.011

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