The new Jeep Compass is already the most popular SUV
Although the car sales in the brazilian market have already reached their fund does not end up to find the path of growth. In April were sold 152.383 units, which means a setback of 3.2% in comparison with the same month last year. In the first semester are totaled 612.167 units, 1.7% less than in the same period of 2016.
The ranking of models shows a great stability, and the Top 5 is identical to that of march, so that the higher part leaves us few surprises. The Chevrolet Onix continues its overwhelming dominance while the Hyundai HB20 hangs the umpteenth silver medal in a row. The Ford Ka is third and can boast of achieving a podium finish in the two major markets of south america since this month has obtained the same result in Argentina.
The highlights are a bit more away from the head. In the eighth place is located the Jeep Compass, that not only gets your position record but also ranks as the SUV sought by the brazilian outpacing the Honda HR-V (10th) and the Hyundai Crete (14th).
The Fiat Mobi reaches to heights as yet unseen in the ranking
in The same way stresses the Fiat Mobi, who with the ninth position also signing his best historical action. The suburban Italian (although manufactured locally in the factory of Betim, Belo Horizonte) exceeds so clearly its great rival, the Volkswagen Up! (20th).
In the table of manufacturers, Chevrolet remains in the first position with strength. Volkswagen is left with the second position while Fiat falls to third with sales that fell by 24% in comparison to April of 2016 because, except for the Mobi (+243%), throughout its range (yes, all), has lost ground: Bull (-12%), Strada (-42%), One (-11%), Siena (-36%) Palio (-57%), Fiorino (-13%), Bent (-27%), Weekend (-36%), Point (-82%) and Ducato (-35%).
Sales by model
The automobile most sold in the brazilian market son:
|Ranking||Modelo||Sales apr’17||Sales by 2017 (jan-apr)||Ranking 2017 (jan-apr)|
|12||Toyota Etios Hatch||3.271||13.000||14|
|16||Volkswagen Fox / CrossFox||2.920||13.590||13|
|21||Toyota Etios Sedan||2.580||9.667||24|
|24||Ford Ka Sedan||2.305||7.449||31|
Sales by brand
The results achieved by the manufacturers have sido:
|Ranking||Marca||Sales apr’17||Sales by 2017 (jan-apr)||Ranking 2017 (jan-apr)|