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The Swedish new car market continues on its euphoric run, with sales up 12% year-on-year both in October (31.563 units) and year-to-date (280.216). Volvo is still master in command at home with 21.9% market share vs. 19.5% year-to-date above Volkswagen (14.6%) while Audi (6.6%) and BMW (6.2%) both overtake Toyota (6.1%). Notice also Ford up 66%, Mazda up 45%, Mini up 152% and Jeep up 190%. Model-wise, the Volvo V70 wins the race again and even outpaces the market with sales up 20% to 2.918 and 9.2% share, above the VW Golf up a fantastic 34%, the Volvo S/V60 (-13%), Volvo XC60 (+33%) and VW Passat (+17%). The Toyota Yaris jumps 25% to #8, the Audi A4 is up 22% to #11 and the Ford Focus is up 36% to #17. Further down, the Volvo XC90 leaps back up 38 ranks on September to #29, the Hyundai Tucson is down one to #45, the Mazda CX-3 down 10 to #53, the Suzuki Vitara up 14 to #57 and the Mercedes GLC breaks into the Swedish Top 60 for the first time at #58.
Previous month: Sweden September 2015: Mini Cooper breaks into Top 10
One year ago: Sweden October 2014: Lexus NX shines, Saab 9-3 reborn
Full October 2015 Top 35 brands and Top 60 models below.