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Italy 1999: Fiat Punto best-seller for 6th consecutive year

Fiat Punto

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Italian cars sales are down slightly this year at -2% and 2,331,898 registrations. The Fiat Punto is facelifted and stays the best-selling model in Italy for the 6th year in a row, however its market share goes under 10% in the full year for the first time since the nameplate's launch at 9.5% and 220,965 sales.

Fiat Panda

Fiat monopolises the podium with the Panda ranking 2nd for the third consecutive year, up 2% to 120,561 units and the Seicento landing in third place for its first full year of sales at 105,720 registrations, up 124% on 1998.

Daewoo Matiz

The Lancia Y is down one spot and 24% to #4 and 89,426 sales while the VW Golf is up 31% and 7 ranks to #5 and 78,978 units just above the Opel Corsa at 78,850 sales. The Ford Focus makes its first appearance in the Italian year-end Top 10 at #10 with 65,084 units while the Peugeot 206 just misses out at #11 and 61,112 sales. Notice also the Daewoo Matiz up 237% to a brilliant 17th place with 39,701 units sold.

Previous year: Italy 1998: Fiat Punto, Panda and Lancia Y dominate

Next year: Italy 2000: Fiat Punto, Seicento and Lancia Y on podium

Full Year Top 50 and June 1999 Top 10 Ranking Tables below.

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  1. Flavio
    October 18th, 2014 at 08:37 | #1

    They sold 42.753 Scenic, the remaining are Megane.

  2. Marc-It
    November 28th, 2012 at 07:22 | #2

    TOP 50 ITALY 1999
    (by Unrae archive)

    FIAT PUNTO 220.965
    FIAT PANDA 120.461
    FIAT SEICENTO 105.720
    LANCIA Y 89.426
    VOLKSWAGEN GOLF 78.978
    OPEL CORSA 78.850
    FIAT BRAVO/A 76.935
    OPEL ASTRA 74.950
    RENAULT CLIO 73.702
    FORD FOCUS 65.084
    PEUGEOT 206 61.112
    RENAULT MEGANE 57.098
    VOLKSWAGEN POLO 52.472
    FORD FIESTA 52.398
    ALFA ROMEO 156 43.640
    FIAT MAREA 43.142
    DAEWOO MATIZ 39.701
    FORD KA 32.317
    CITROEN SAXO 31.560
    NISSAN MICRA 28.558
    VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 28.130
    RENAULT TWINGO 27.109
    BMW SERIE 3 25.290
    TOYOTA YARIS 24.036
    FIAT PALIO 23.804
    HYUNDAI ATOS 22.845
    CITROEN XSARA 21.833
    MERCEDES CLASSE A 21.548
    FIAT MULTIPLA 18.368
    SEAT IBIZA 18.132
    OPEL VECTRA 17.197
    OPEL ZAFIRA 16.945
    ALFA ROMEO 146 15.978
    VOLKSWAGEN LUPO 15.930
    ROVER SERIE 200 15.903
    PEUGEOT 306 15.241
    AUDI A4 15.057
    ALFA ROMEO 166 14.571
    AUDI A3 14.034
    SMART SMART 13.831
    MERCEDES CLASSE C 13.705
    ALFA ROMEO 145 13.495
    MERCEDES CLASSE E 13.300
    DAEWOO LANOS 13.176
    BMW SERIE 5 12.840
    RENAULT KANGOO 12.563
    TOYOTA COROLLA 12.277
    PEUGEOT 106 11.512
    FORD MONDEO 10.721
    ROVER FREELANDER 10.405

  3. Marc
    November 28th, 2012 at 07:20 | #3

    TOP 50 ITALY 1999
    (by Unrae archive)

    FIAT PUNTO 220.965
    FIAT PANDA 120.461
    FIAT SEICENTO 105.720
    LANCIA Y 89.426
    VOLKSWAGEN GOLF 78.978
    OPEL CORSA 78.850
    FIAT BRAVO/A 76.935
    OPEL ASTRA 74.950
    RENAULT CLIO 73.702
    FORD FOCUS 65.084
    PEUGEOT 206 61.112
    RENAULT MEGANE 57.098
    VOLKSWAGEN POLO 52.472
    FORD FIESTA 52.398
    ALFA ROMEO 156 43.640
    FIAT MAREA 43.142
    DAEWOO MATIZ 39.701
    FORD KA 32.317
    CITROEN SAXO 31.560
    NISSAN MICRA 28.558
    VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 28.130
    RENAULT TWINGO 27.109
    BMW SERIE 3 25.290
    TOYOTA YARIS 24.036
    FIAT PALIO 23.804
    HYUNDAI ATOS 22.845
    CITROEN XSARA 21.833
    MERCEDES CLASSE A 21.548
    FIAT MULTIPLA 18.368
    SEAT IBIZA 18.132
    OPEL VECTRA 17.197
    OPEL ZAFIRA 16.945
    ALFA ROMEO 146 15.978
    VOLKSWAGEN LUPO 15.930
    ROVER SERIE 200 15.903
    PEUGEOT 306 15.241
    AUDI A4 15.057
    ALFA ROMEO 166 14.571
    AUDI A3 14.034
    SMART SMART 13.831
    MERCEDES CLASSE C 13.705
    ALFA ROMEO 145 13.495
    MERCEDES CLASSE E 13.300
    DAEWOO LANOS 13.176
    BMW SERIE 5 12.840
    RENAULT KANGOO 12.563
    TOYOTA COROLLA 12.277
    PEUGEOT 106 11.512
    FORD MONDEO 10.721
    ROVER FREELANDER 10.405

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