South America Best Selling Cars Ranking – April 2014 was leaded by the Volkswagen Gol, a city car very popular, followed by Fiat Palio and Ford Fiesta. In this exclusive focu2move report, you can sort through the 100 best-selling models.
Thanks to the large network of local Automotive Experts and Partners, focus2move.com just released statistics updated at April 2014 aggregating 27 markets from Mexico to Argentina. Wishing to receive specific data on single market, just contact us.
In April 2014 total new Light Passengers Vehicles sold in this large territory have been 521.161, losing 13.9% from correspondent month last year. Year to date April sales have been 2.087.398, down 6.5% from year ago. A wide picture over whole market is available here.
Paying attention at Brands & Models Performance, we must start from the absolute domination of Chevrolet. The American brand is leader in this region since the dawn of local car market. While originally the challengers have been mainly Ford and few European brands, not Chevrolet leads over a waste group of competitors with over 100 car brands distributed in the region and many new comers from Asia, with the aggressive Hyundai as first.
The best-selling model in April was the Volkswagen Gol with 21.803 units, followed by Fiat Palio with 18.899 and Ford Fiesta with 15.366.
Hyundai has given a strong impulse to its South American operations starting the Brazilian production of the i20, named here Hyundai HB20 that in April ranked in an amazing fourth place with 14.166 units.
The first LCV sold in South America has the Fiat badge and is the Strada, fifth in absolute ranking, with 14.023 units. Others two Fiat model in Top 10 and were the Uno in 7th and the Siena in 9th. Despite leading the brand ranking, Chevrolet placed only the Onix in top 10 (in 7th).
Renault Sandero was 9th with 10.121 sales where Toyota Hilux was the first Japanese model, in 11th place with 8.827 sales.
In the interactive tables below you can sort thru Top 100 South America Best Selling Cars:
[table “391” not found /]
Wishing to receive insights on a single market, just contact us. Meantime, give a look at: