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According to data provided by SEMO Cyprus and analysed by INNOSOFT, over the first quarter of 2016 new car sales in Cyprus are up a splendid 32% year-on-year to 3.220 units. After ranking third over the Full Year 2015, the Ford Fiesta jumps in the lead over the first three months of 2016 with 243 sales and 7.5% share, that’s a 129% increase on the same period in 2015. The Fiesta is followed by the Nissan Qashqai (+35%) and Kia Rio (-9%) while the 2015 leader the VW Golf is up 50% to 4th place. The Land Rover Discovery Sport ranks at a world-best #7 with 90 units and 2.8% share, followed by a slew of SUVs all performing stunningly: the Kia Sportage (+57%), Nissan X-Trail (+83%), Hyundai Tucson (new) and Suzuki Vitara (+1500%). Notice also the Kia Picanto up 544% to #14, the VW Up up 36% to #15, the Honda HR-V landing at #22, the Honda CR-V up 114% to #29 and the BMW X1 up 900% to #30.
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Full Q1 2016 Top 30 best-selling models below.