Czech Republic 2009: Skoda Octavia leader for the first time
Very significant turnaround in the 2009 Czech best selling models ranking: after 9 years of uninterrupted Skoda Fabia domination, the new generation Skoda Octavia, launched early in the year, sees its sales fly up 72% to become the best selling car in the country for the very first time. At 21,923 sales and 13.6% share it is comfortably above the Fabia, down 27% with 17,175 units and 10.6% share.
Still 3rd, the Ford Fusion continues to amaze with sales up 37% at 6,957 units, ahead of 3 models in very good shape: the Kia Cee'd up 2 spots and 31% at 4,110 sales (2.5%), the Renault Megane up 22 spots and 198% at 3,673 and the Hyundai i30 up 26 spots and 203% at 3,274.
The Skoda Roomster drops 3 spots in 7th and the Skoda Yeti comes in at #20 with 1,635 sales (1%).
Full Year 2009 Top 60 Ranking Table below.