All my best wishes for this new year, may it bring you all you have ever wanted! A very exciting year ahead, with a lot of important new launches that are bound to reshuffle the models rankings of many countries…
For those of you that were checking this blog out a year ago, you may remember I made a list of my most anticipated questions about world car sales for 2011… You will find the responses below the jump as well as my most anticipated questions for 2012!
Will the Lada Granta dominate Russia?
Will the VW Up! break into the German, European Top 10?
Which model will be the best-seller in the world’s biggest market – China?
Will Baojun place a model in the Chinese Top 20?
Will the Peugeot 208 do better than the Peugeot 207? 206? 205?
Will the new Fiat Palio threaten the VW Gol in Brazil?
Will a foreign model (the VW Golf?) lead British sales at year-end for the first time in history?
Will the Hyundai Eon fight the Maruti Alto for India’s pole position?
Will the new Fiat Panda end the Fiat Punto’s 18-year domination in Italy?
Will a Chinese export manage to break into the Top 10 of a sizeable market?
Will the Holden Cruze be Australia’s #1 car for the first time?
Will the Skoda Rapid sell better than the Octavia and Fabia in Central Europe?