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Argentina August 2011: Chevrolet Classic reclaims top spot

Chevrolet Classic

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At 79,826 registrations, August 2011 is the 4th biggest month ever for Argentinean car sales, up a massive 39% year-on-year. The Chevrolet Classic jumps back into pole position this month with 3,983 sales and 5% market share, reinforcing its 2011 year-to-date leadership at 30,689 units and 5.2%. The Peugeot 207 is up two spots to #2 with 3,457 sales and 4.3%, it is #3 year-to-date.

The two generations of VW Gol follow: the Gol Power - previous generation - is still very solid in 3rd place at 3,263 units and 4.1% (#6 at 3.1% year-to-date) and the Gol Trend - current generation - is 4th with 3,153 sales and 3.9% (#2 at 4.1% year-to-date). The Renault Sandero at 3.6% and Ford Ecosport at 2.8% follow.

Further down the ranking, notice the Chevrolet Celta landing in the Argentinean Top 10 for the first time at #8 with 1,993 sales (2.5%), the new generation Fiat Uno down 5 spots but still robust at #14 and the Peugeot 408 holding itself within the Top 30 at #29 with 944 sales and 1.2% share.

Previous month: see the Argentinean July 2011 Top 125 best-selling models here.

Full August 2011 Top 130 Ranking Table below.

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  1. September 29th, 2011 at 01:11 | #1

    Among 130,Chevy stands out.This is really an advantage for Chevy.

  2. September 9th, 2011 at 02:57 | #2

    @Emi Ang

    ThanK´s for the information Emi Ang. That model was really attractive in style and in fact stills modern, not outdated at all since its launch 12 years ago!

  3. Emi Ang
    September 9th, 2011 at 01:41 | #3

    @jake
    I think last year was the same

    @Miguel
    Sure Miguel, that model is still in production at the Ford plant in Pacheco (Buenos Aires province) and still beeing a workhorse

  4. jake
    September 8th, 2011 at 05:32 | #4

    Very impressive numbers for the Argentinean market, outselling bigger countries as Mexico.

  5. September 8th, 2011 at 05:21 | #5

    I ´m amazed to noticed that the first generation of the Ford Focus (produced in Germany from 1999 to 2005) is still beeing sold in Argentina! The car was really a workhorse!

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