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Car production in Iran is up 5% in November at 135,286 units and up 6% year-to-date at 942,888 units, November being the 8th month of the Iranian year. The Saipa Pride continues its solo race at 58,154 units produced this month and 425,815 year-to-date, even managing to improve by 5% vs. the first 8 months of 2010…
The 23-year-old Peugeot 405 ranks 2nd for the third month in a row at 20,703 units, enabling it to pass the Peugeot 206 (#3 this month at 14,052) in the year-to-date ranking to reclaim the #2 spot with 115,191 units (-15%) vs. 109,584 (+6%) for the 206. The Iran Khodro Samand stays 4th with 13,014 units, bringing its year-to-date total to 92,196, up a healthy 12% on 2010…
In 5th position, the Renault Tondar 90 (aka Dacia Logan) delivers a whopping 9,299 units, which could well be its highest month ever in Iran! It is now #5 year-to-date also at 58,315 units, up a massive 84% on 2010 and passing the Peugeot Pars at 58,180 (+3%).
The Peugeot 207i’s production pattern is intermittent in Iran and November is on: 3,735 units were produced, bringing the model to #7, ahead of the Saipa Tiba, decidedly shy at 3,383 units, albeit up 17% on October.
Previous month: Iran October 2011: Peugeot 405 and Pars in good shape
Full November 2011 Top 15 Ranking Table below.