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Iceland 6 months 2008: Toyota Yaris & Land Cruiser dominate

Toyota Yaris near Olafsvik, Iceland August 2008

* See the Top 30 best-selling models by clicking on the title! *

During the first half of 2008 (or just before the GFC), 8,885 cars were sold in Iceland, and Toyota dominated the landscape. The Toyota Yaris is the best-selling car in the country with 424 sales or 4.8% share, just above the big Land Cruiser (418 sales), #1 during Quarter 1.

Skoda Octavia in Iceland, August 2008

Toyota Corolla in Reykjavik, Iceland August 2008

Toyota Auris in Jokulsarlon, Iceland August 2008

The Skoda Octavia is stable in 3rd at 4.2%, the only other model above 4% share. 4 more Toyotas land in the Top 10: the Auris (#4), RAV4 (#5), Land Cruiser 200 (#7, but #2 in Q1!) and Corolla (#10). The Subaru Legacy (#6) and Honda CR-V (#8) are the other 4WD in the Top 10.

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6 months 2008 Top 30 Ranking Table below.

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