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Spain 1988: Opel Kadett new best-seller in millionaire market

The Opel Kadett is the most popular vehicle in Spain in 1988.

Now with the Top 35 All-brands, Top 135 All-models, Top 25 All LCV brands and Top 55 All LCV models.

The Spanish new car market soars 16.2% year-on-year in 1988 to cross the million annual sales milestone for the first time in history at 1.031.775 units. Renault (+5.6%) only edges up by remains atop the brands charts at 20.3% share while Opel (+20.9%) overtakes Ford (+3.1%) for #2 and Peugeot (+20.8%) bypasses Seat (+3.3%) for #4. Audi (+115%), Volkswagen (+50.4%), Lancia (+50.2%), Citroen (+46.5%) and Fiat (+37.7%) also impress in the Top 15.

The Opel Kadett (+29.1%) takes control of the Spanish models ranking, eclipsing the Seat Ibiza (+5.4%) while the Renault Supercinq (+20.6%) climbs onto the podium for the first time. The Opel Corsa (+11.8%), Renault 11 (-1.8%) and Renault 21 (-8.9%) follow while the Citroen AX (+116.9%) storms into the Top 10 at #8 and the Peugeot 309 (+23.6%) is stuck at #11. Below the Ibiza, Seat places the Marbella (+12%) at #17 and the Malaga (+2.5%) at #18. The Peugeot 405 lands at #19.

Full Year 1988 Top 35 All-brands, Top 135 All-models, Top 25 All LCV brands and Top 55 All LCV models vs. Full Year 1987 figures below.

Spain 1988 – brands:

POSBRAND1988%/871987%POS
1RENAULT209,44320.3%5.6%198,40722.3%1
2OPEL153,00614.8%20.9%126,52614.3%3
3FORD144,98714.1%3.1%140,67715.8%2
4PEUGEOT117,67711.4%20.8%97,39411.0%5
5SEAT109,47710.6%3.3%105,96511.9%4
6CITROEN83,3068.1%46.5%56,8596.4%6
7VW77,0907.5%50.4%51,2615.8%7
8FIAT48,3924.7%37.7%35,1444.0%8
9ALFA ROMEO23,7882.3%-1.2%24,0692.7%9
10ROVER13,2091.3%0.4%13,1611.5%10
11LANCIA11,2791.1%50.2%7,5090.8%11
12BMW9,1900.9%26.2%7,2800.8%12
13AUDI8,0450.8%115.0%3,7420.4%14
14MERCEDES-BENZ6,6350.6%10.8%5,9900.7%13
15VOLVO4,2450.4%30.5%3,2530.4%15
16NISSAN3,0400.3%254.3%8580.1%20
17LADA1,8290.2%-0.1%1,8300.2%17
18WARTBURG1,1770.1%-1.7%1,1970.1%19
19SKODA1,1480.1%-29.0%1,6170.2%18
20SAAB9440.1%39.6%6760.1%21
21SUZUKI8680.1%106.7%4200.0%23
22FSO6170.1%new00.0% –
23TOYOTA5910.1%31.3%4500.1%22
24JAGUAR5160.1%27.4%4050.0%25
25MINI2650.0%-35.4%4100.0%24
26PORSCHE2510.0%-23.5%3280.0%26
27HONDA2360.0%108.8%1130.0%28
28MAZDA1390.0%363.3%300.0%31
29DACIA1160.0%new00.0% –
30INNOCENTI700.0%40.0%500.0%30
31MASERATI510.0%-12.1%580.0%29
32FERRARI400.0%42.9%280.0%32
33SUBARU360.0%414.3%70.0%33
34TALBOT310.0%-98.4%1,8930.2%16
35MITSUBISHI260.0%-83.8%1600.0%27
36MORGAN80.0%60.0%50.0%34
37LOTUS70.0%40.0%50.0%35

Spain 1988 – models:

POSBRANDMODEL1988%/871987%POS
1OPELKADETT79,2407.7%29.1%61,3996.9%2
2SEATIBIZA66,9336.5%5.4%63,5237.2%1
3RENAULTR565,3416.3%20.6%54,1926.1%6
4OPELCORSA59,7445.8%11.8%53,4226.0%7
5RENAULTR1155,3935.4%-1.8%56,4006.4%4
6RENAULTR2154,5375.3%-8.9%59,8686.7%3
7PEUGEOT20553,5885.2%-4.0%55,8466.3%5
8CITROENAX53,1145.1%116.9%24,4932.8%14
9FORDORION44,2514.3%-0.1%44,2905.0%8
10FORDFIESTA43,9714.3%4.9%41,9014.7%9
11PEUGEOT30943,8704.3%23.6%35,4914.0%11
12FORDESCORT37,9903.7%3.9%36,5494.1%10
13VWGOLF30,5383.0%141.8%12,6321.4%22
14VWPOLO30,3462.9%17.3%25,8732.9%12
15CITROENBX27,6742.7%9.6%25,2602.8%13
16FIATUNO23,8932.3%24.8%19,1432.2%16
17SEATMARBELLA23,0552.2%12.0%20,5802.3%15
18SEATMALAGA19,4561.9%2.5%18,9812.1%17
19PEUGEOT40517,5151.7%new00.0% –
20ALFA ROMEOALFA 3317,2841.7%-6.6%18,5042.1%18
21FORDSIERRA15,9441.5%5.7%15,0841.7%20
22FIATREGATA15,6111.5%9.3%14,2841.6%21
23RENAULTR913,4741.3%-15.0%15,8431.8%19
24RENAULTR1910,4251.0%new00.0% –
25VWPASSAT10,4091.0%28.6%8,0960.9%24
26RENAULTR48,0500.8%-3.9%8,3780.9%23
27FIATTIPO6,7820.7%new00.0% –
28BMW3-SERIES6,4080.6%11.3%5,7600.6%27
29OPELOMEGA5,4380.5%23.9%4,3880.5%30
30OPELASCONA5,4130.5%-22.8%7,0140.8%25
31ALFA ROMEOALFA 755,1150.5%32.4%3,8630.4%33
32ROVERROVER 2004,9260.5%-7.6%5,3320.6%28
33ROVERMONTEGO4,2460.4%2.8%4,1320.5%32
34LANCIAY103,9950.4%81.4%2,2020.2%40
35LANCIAPRISMA3,7450.4%43.8%2,6040.3%37
36MERCEDES-BENZ1903,1670.3%21.9%2,5980.3%38
37VWJETTA3,1350.3%1567.6%1880.0%76
38AUDIAUDI 1003,0790.3%97.0%1,5630.2%49
39AUDIAUDI 903,0690.3%716.2%3760.0%68
40MERCEDES-BENZMID-SERIES2,8560.3%7.7%2,6530.3%36
41VOLVO300-SERIES2,8360.3%33.2%2,1290.2%41
42FORDSCORPIO2,8310.3%-0.8%2,8530.3%35
43NISSANBLUEBIRD2,7240.3%226.6%8340.1%57
44PEUGEOT5052,7040.3%-55.3%6,0530.7%26
45ROVERMETRO2,6910.3%19.4%2,2530.3%39
46LANCIADELTA2,6450.3%54.5%1,7120.2%46
47OPELVECTRA2,5050.2%new00.0% –
48VWSANTANA2,4150.2%-42.9%4,2270.5%31
49RENAULTR252,1960.2%-26.9%3,0040.3%34
50BMW5-SERIES2,1500.2%134.5%9170.1%55
51FIATCROMA2,1050.2%23.5%1,7050.2%47
52LADARIVA1,8290.2%-0.1%1,8300.2%44
53AUDIAUDI 801,6960.2%12.6%1,5060.2%50
54CITROENVISA1,3040.1%-72.9%4,8080.5%29
55CITROENCX1,2120.1%-30.5%1,7450.2%45
56WARTBURGWARTBURG1,1770.1%-1.7%1,1970.1%52
57SKODARAPID1,1480.1%-29.0%1,6170.2%48
58VOLVO700-SERIES9450.1%49.5%6320.1%59
59LANCIATHEMA8940.1%-9.8%9910.1%53
60SUZUKIN/K8680.1%106.7%4200.0%65
61ROVERROVER 8008560.1%-31.1%1,2430.1%51
62ALFA ROMEOSPRINT8130.1%-6.2%8670.1%56
63SAAB90006210.1%58.0%3930.0%67
64FSOPOLONEZ6170.1%new00.0% –
65BMW7-SERIES6080.1%8.8%5590.1%62
66ROVERMAESTRO4900.0%145.0%2000.0%75
67MERCEDES-BENZS-CLASS4860.0%-15.0%5720.1%61
68JAGUARXJ-SERIES4850.0%32.2%3670.0%69
69ALFA ROMEOALFA 1644180.0%new00.0% –
70OPELSENATOR4040.0%339.1%920.0%84
71SAAB9003230.0%14.1%2830.0%70
72TOYOTASUPRA3080.0%n/a00.0% –
73VOLVO400-SERIES2740.0%22.3%2240.0%73
74MINIMINI2650.0%-35.4%4100.0%66
75OPELMANTA2620.0%26.0%2080.0%74
76NISSANSUNNY2550.0%new00.0% –
78TOYOTACELICA2520.0%-44.0%4500.1%64
79VWSCIROCCO2470.0%0.8%2450.0%72
80VOLVO200-SERIES1900.0%-29.1%2680.0%71
81AUDIAUDI 2001690.0%2.4%1650.0%78
82HONDAPRELUDE1310.0%15.9%1130.0%82
83PORSCHE9441270.0%-13.6%1470.0%79
84DACIADENEM1160.0%new00.0% –
85MAZDA626890.0%new00.0% –
86ALFA ROMEOALFA 90850.0%-86.5%6310.1%60
87MERCEDES-BENZSEC740.0%-25.3%990.0%83
88INNOCENTIINNOCENTI700.0%40.0%500.0%91
89NISSAN300 ZX610.0%154.2%240.0%100
90PORSCHE911590.0%-33.0%880.0%85
91HONDACR-X580.0%new00.0% –
92MERCEDES-BENZSL-CLASS520.0%-23.5%680.0%87
93MASERATIMASERATI510.0%-12.1%580.0%90
94HONDAACCORD470.0%new00.0% –
95ALFA ROMEOSPIDER450.0%-29.7%640.0%88
96PORSCHE924400.0%-14.9%470.0%92
97FERRARIFERRARI400.0%42.9%280.0%99
98SUBARUN/K360.0%new00.0% –
99SEATRONDA330.0%-96.4%9170.1%54
100JAGUARV12/DOUBLE SIX310.0%-18.4%380.0%96
101TOYOTAMR-2310.0%n/a00.0% –
102AUDICOUPE300.0%-75.8%1240.0%81
103TALBOTHORIZON290.0%-98.4%1,8360.2%43
104ALFA ROMEOALFA GTV270.0%-80.7%1400.0%80
105RENAULTGTA270.0%2600.0%10.0%118
106PORSCHE928250.0%-45.7%460.0%93
107BMW6-SERIES240.0%-45.5%440.0%95
108MAZDARX-7180.0%new00.0% –
109MAZDA323160.0%new00.0% –
110MAZDA929160.0%new00.0% –
111MITSUBISHISTARION120.0%-80.6%620.0%89
112MITSUBISHICOLT80.0%-88.4%690.0%86
113MORGAN4/4 160080.0%100.0%40.0%108
114MITSUBISHIGALANT60.0%-79.3%290.0%98
115LOTUSESPRIT50.0%150.0%20.0%113
116CITROEN2CV20.0%-99.6%5150.1%63
117AUDIQUATTRO20.0%-75.0%80.0%104
118LOTUSEXCEL20.0%-33.3%30.0%112
119TALBOTSOLARA10.0%-97.7%440.0%94
120TALBOTSAMBA10.0%-92.3%130.0%103
121FIATPANDA10.0%-50.0%20.0%114
122ALFA ROMEOALFETTA10.0%#DIV/0!00.0% –
123SEATPANDA00.0%-100.0%1,9640.2%42
124RENAULTR1800.0%-100.0%7180.1%58
125MAZDAN/K00.0%-100.0%300.0%97
126CITROENGSA00.0%-100.0%210.0%101
127CITROENLNA00.0%-100.0%170.0%102
128FIATARGENTA00.0%-100.0%60.0%105
129SUBARUSUBARU XT00.0%-100.0%50.0%106
130PEUGEOT30500.0%-100.0%40.0%107
131FIATRITMO00.0%-100.0%40.0%109
132RENAULTR600.0%-100.0%30.0%110
133OPELMONZA00.0%-100.0%30.0%111
134SUBARUJUSTY00.0%-100.0%20.0%115
135ROVERSD100.0%-100.0%10.0%116
136MORGANMORGAN00.0%-100.0%10.0%117

Spain 1988 – LCV brands:

POSBRAND1988%/871987%POS
1RENAULT58,12327.3%15.5%50,31027.7%1
2NISSAN47,76422.4%36.3%35,04719.3%2
3CITROEN40,55819.1%22.5%33,11318.2%3
4SEAT14,0356.6%-14.2%16,3609.0%4
5MERCEDES-BENZ11,4535.4%11.9%10,2345.6%5
6FORD7,5463.5%10.9%6,8033.7%7
7SUZUKI7,2263.4%3.6%6,9783.8%6
8LAND ROVER5,3862.5%8.1%4,9822.7%8
9IVECO4,7072.2%26.5%3,7222.0%9
10ENASA2,8801.4%-15.3%3,4011.9%10
11FIAT2,3861.1%21.8%1,9591.1%12
12OPEL2,2111.0%41.1%1,5670.9%14
13PEUGEOT1,8850.9%-4.7%1,9781.1%11
14LADA1,5020.7%-9.6%1,6620.9%13
15TOYOTA1,1630.5%133.1%4990.3%16
16VW9970.5%180.1%3560.2%20
17LDV8860.4%-5.9%9420.5%15
18WARTBURG7230.3%83.0%3950.2%19
19MITSUBISHI5290.2%23.3%4290.2%17
20ARO4750.2%13.9%4170.2%18
21ROVER1730.1%new00.0% –
22N/K1010.0%-65.1%2890.2%21
23ISUZU700.0%1066.7%60.0%24
24DAIHATSU510.0%292.3%130.0%23
25MAZDA120.0%200.0%40.0%25
26MAN100.0%-92.5%1330.1%22

Spain 1988 – LCV models:

POSBRANDMODEL1988%/871987%POS
1RENAULTEXPRESS43,75720.6%20.5%36,30520.0%1
2CITROENC1537,00017.4%25.8%29,41716.2%2
3NISSANVANETTE18,7898.8%46.9%12,7867.0%3
4NISSANTRADE14,1286.6%22.3%11,5536.4%6
5SEATTERRA12,7876.0%5.5%12,1236.7%4
6RENAULTR411,2645.3%-2.9%11,5976.4%5
7NISSANPATROL10,9135.1%37.9%7,9124.4%8
8MERCEDES-BENZMB1009,8914.6%20.2%8,2284.5%7
9SUZUKISJ/SAMURAI6,6213.1%-5.1%6,9783.8%9
10FORDTRANSIT6,1352.9%14.0%5,3833.0%10
11IVECODAILY4,4412.1%20.7%3,6782.0%12
12LAND ROVERLAND ROVER3,8921.8%-6.6%4,1672.3%11
13CITROENC253,5511.7%39.3%2,5501.4%13
14RENAULTTRAFIC2,7621.3%15.3%2,3951.3%15
15NISSANL352,6191.2%24.1%2,1101.2%17
16FIATDUCATO2,3861.1%21.8%1,9591.1%18
17ENASAEKUS2,0070.9%116.3%9280.5%26
18OPELKADETT1,8040.8%26.4%1,4270.8%23
19PEUGEOTJ51,5920.7%-5.1%1,6780.9%19
20LADANIVA1,5020.7%-9.6%1,6620.9%20
21LAND ROVERCLASSIC RR1,4940.7%83.3%8150.4%27
22MERCEDES-BENZT11,4260.7%-7.7%1,5450.9%21
23FORDFIESTA1,4110.7%-0.6%1,4200.8%24
24SEATMARBELLA1,2480.6%-13.7%1,4460.8%22
25TOYOTALAND CRUISER 901,1530.5%132.9%4950.3%28
26ENASAJ47230.3%-66.8%2,1791.2%16
27WARTBURGWARTBURG7230.3%83.0%3950.2%32
28LDV4006170.3%37.4%4490.2%29
29NISSANL605820.3%48.8%3910.2%33
30MITSUBISHIPAJERO/SHOGUN5290.2%23.3%4290.2%30
31ARON/K4750.2%13.9%4170.2%31
32OPELCORSA4070.2%190.7%1400.1%45
33VWT33380.2%2.1%3310.2%35
34PEUGEOT2052930.1%-1.0%2960.2%36
35LDV2002690.1%71.3%1570.1%44
36IVECOZETA2660.1%504.5%440.0%48
37NISSANL452500.1%-15.3%2950.2%37
38RENAULTMASTER1790.1%1276.9%130.0%51
39MERCEDES-BENZT21320.1%-23.7%1730.1%43
40VWLT1080.1%332.0%250.0%49
41N/KN/K1010.0%-65.1%2890.2%38
42ENASA217970.0%-49.7%1930.1%40
43ISUZUTROOPER700.0%1066.7%60.0%52
44ENASA415530.0%-47.5%1010.1%47
45DAIHATSUROCKY/FOURTRAK510.0%292.3%130.0%50
46MAZDAE-SERIES120.0%200.0%40.0%55
47MANG-SERIES100.0%-92.5%1330.1%46
48TOYOTALAND CRUISER 100100.0%150.0%40.0%56
49CITROENDYANE70.0%-99.4%1,1450.6%25
50MERCEDES-BENZG-WAGEN40.0%0.0%40.0%53
51SEATTRANS00.0%-100.0%2,4301.3%14
52LDVSHERPA00.0%-100.0%3360.2%34
53MERCEDES-BENZMB9000.0%-100.0%2840.2%39
54SEATRONDA00.0%-100.0%1870.1%41
55SEATPANDA00.0%-100.0%1740.1%42
56PEUGEOT504 PICKUP00.0%-100.0%40.0%54
57CITROENMEHARI00.0%-100.0%10.0%57

Source: Manufacturers

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