World Cars Brand Ranking in 2019 with Toyota and Volkswagen on top of the list and Ford, still in the podium despite at the lowest market share in the last 30 years. Behind, Honda has grown fast, hitting a new record sales with share at 5.5%, just 0.1 points far from Ford. Mercedes & BMW among the few brands in positive track.
Danish Auto Sales in 2019 has recovered from the previous years’ decline. Indeed, Total sales have been 224.208 (+2.6%). Volkswagen has lost near 1% of share from last year, while the best performances were scored by Audi, Mazda, Seat and of course Tesla.
German cars market has further improved in 2019, for the first time over the milestone of 3.5 million cars sold in a single year. Indeed, Total sales have been 3.596.973, up 5.1%. While Volkswagen has reported the lowest market share in 50 years, Skoda & Seat are hit their all-time record.
World Light Vehicles sales aggregated by manufacturer group were dominated by three groups. In 2019 Volkswagen hit the record share of 12.2% while Toyota Groups overtook the Renault-Nissan Alliance, holding respectively 11.4% and 10.9% of share. The marriage between PSA and FCA will create the 5th group, as they ended the year with 8.8% of aggregated market share.
Argentina Best Selling Cars ranking in 2019 was led by the Toyota Hilux with a safe gap over all other competitors, closing at a new record share of 5.7%. Behind, the Ford Ka managed to stay ahead of Chevrolet Onix, while the Toyota Etios lost 2 positions.
Estonian Cars Market in 2019 has kept momentum, hitting the fourth consecutive year of growth. Indeed, Total sales have been 29.888, improving 5.9% from the previous year. Toyota was on top of the ranking, holding 15.9% of share, followed by Skoda and Renault.
Czech Republic Autos sales closed 2019 at 248.896, down 4.5%, following years of strong growth. The market has been penalized by a less positive momentum for the national economy. Skoda has further reinforced its dominion on the market thanks to the launch of the new Scala, while Dacia and Peugeot hit record share.
USA best selling Cars ranking in 2019 confirmed for the 45th year the Ford F-Series. leadership keeping the record share obtained in the previous year. The surprise is the advance in second place, first time ever, of the Ram pick-up which ran at the new record share, ahead of the Chevrolet Silverado. Two pickups battled for the leadership among car passenger with the Toyota RAV4 prevailing over the Honda CR-V.
Brazil best selling cars ranking in 2019 was dominated again – for the fourth year in a row – by the Chevrolet Onix which ended 9.2%, still a huge share in a so large market. Very far the top followers, the Ford Ka and the Hyundai HB20.
Canada Auto Sales in 2019 was moderately negative, signing the second annual decline in a string. Indeed, light vehicles Total sales in 2019 have been 1.928.791, down 3.7% from the previous year. Ram impressed (+13.8%) while several brands declined in double-digits, including Chevrolet, Mazda, Dodge, Dodge, Mini and Infiniti.
Chilean Vehicles Market in 2019 has declined, hit by economic and social difficulties, after reaching in 2018 the all-time sales record. Indeed, Total sales have been 373.277, down 10.6%. Chevrolet was still market leader despite losing near 8 points of share in 10 years.
Croatian Auto market has decelerated in 2019. Indeed, the full-year registered 62.931 units, improving just 4.8% from the previous year. Volkswagen held the throne with 13.5% of share while Skoda gained the second position, improving in double-digits. Dacia shined, jumping in 5th place.
Norwegian Auto Market in 2019 was moderately negative. Indeed, Total sales have been 142.363, down 3.8% from the correspondent period last year. Volkswagen kept the lead, while Tesla overtook Toyota, more than doubling the share with the Model3 best-selling model.
Spain best-selling cars ranking in the 2019 is led again by the Seat Leon while the Ibiza felt down out of the battle for leadership. In second place the Dacia Sandero at the record share followed by the solid Nissan Qashqai. The Seat Arona is climbing the ranking while the Peugeot 3008 enters into the Top 10.
Italian best-selling cars ranking in again dominated by the Fiat Panda, which in the 2019 is surprisingly recovering terrain, ahead of the last surviving Lancia, the model Ypsilon and the best imported model, the Renault Clio. Huge success found by the last generation of the Dacia Duster while the new entrance on top of the list is the Volkswagen T-Roc.
French vehicle market in the second half has recovered the moderate lost reported in the first, ending the 2019 up 1.9%, confirming the great shape under the Macron government. The traditional battle for leadership among Renault and Peugeot ended again with the lion brand in second, while Alfa Romeo and Land Rover were the fastest growing brands.
British Vehicles Market in 2019 signed the third consecutive year of decline, waiting for the effect of BREXIT. Indeed, the full year ended with 2.301.876 sales, down 2.7%. Ford kept the market share, despite the current market share at just 10.1% is the lowest since the II World War. Vauxhall dropped in 5th place.
USA vehicles sales in 2019 maintained the moderately declining trend, but keeping the full year registrations above 17 million units. Indeed, the full year ended with 17.076.024 units sold, down 1.5% from the previous year. Ford and Chevrolet kept losing terrain, ending at the lower market share in the decade.
South Africa Auto Sales in 2019 were disappointing again. Indeed, Total annual sales have been 508.573, down 3.2% from the previous year, the worst score in the last nine years. Suzuki and Mahindra were the fastest brands while almost all the best selling 5 brands were declining.
Finnish cars market in 2019 fell down after the end of scrap incentive scheme provided by the government in the previous year, scoring the worst performance in the last four years. Indeed, the full-year sales were 113.243, down 5.7%.