Brazil December 2010: Gol resists Uno assault, #1 for 23rd year
December car sales in Brazil are up 33% at 361,197 registrations, bringing the Full Year 2010 figure to 3,329,170, up 11%.
The VW Gol is the best selling car in Brazil for the 23rd year, in spite of a 3% drop (293,793 sales and 8.8%) and the arrival of the new Fiat Uno, #2 at 229,323 sales. The Gol managed to hold its #1 position every month of the year, including in December where the 2 models were head-to-head at mid-month.
The Chevrolet Celta (based on a 1993 Opel Corsa) finishes the year in 3rd for the first time since 2006 with 155,180 sales (+11%), its best yearly figure ever.
December and all 2010 months' Top 40 plus Full Year 2010 Top 60: click on 'Read more' below.