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In 1997 the Seat Ibiza manages to lead the Spanish models ranking for the second year in a row and the third time ever after 1987 thanks to 60,734 sales, up 19% year-on-year. In fact the podium is totally new, with the Renault Megane up 4 spots and 37% to #2 and 54,367 units and the Citroen Saxo up 14 ranks and 147% to #3 and 46,911 sales. The Ford Escort is down 2 to #4 and the Opel Corsa stable at #5. Notice also the Seat Cordoba up 36% to #11, Citroen Xantia up 43% to #15 and Peugeot 205 surprisingly up 29% to #18.
Previous year: Spain 1996: Seat Ibiza in pole position for the second time
Full Year 1997 Top 20 models Ranking Table below.