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New car sales in Vietnam are up a whopping 45% year-on-year in August to 18.236 registrations, lifting the year-to-date total to 142.077 units, up an even more impressive 57% on 2014. Brand-wise, Thaco-Kia (26.3%) still dominates Toyota (21.3%) when including medium-heavy commercials, above Mazda at 8.6%, Ford at 7.4%, Isuzu at 3.1% and Hino at 2.8%. The Toyota Vios remains the most popular vehicle in the country with 5.8% share above the Toyota Innova at 4.5% and the Kia Morning edging itself onto the podium at 4.3%. The Toyota Fortuner (#4) awaits the benefits of its generation while the Toyota Camry (#5) does so already and ranks at its best in one year. The Mazda2 continues to progress at #15 vs. #25 year-to-date as does the Mitsubishi Attrage at #26 vs. #36.
Previous month: Vietnam July 2015: Market continues to surge at +61%
One year ago: Vietnam September 2014: Honda City up to 4th place
Full August 2015 Top 20 brands and Top 50 models below.