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Australia 9 months 2012: Now with Top 293 All-models ranking!

Sales of Nissan X-Trail are up 25% year-on-year in Australia

* NOW UPDATED with the Top 293 All-models ranking! Click on title to see *

Thanks to Autoblog Español and David I can now share with you the sales figures for absolutely all models sold in Australia over the first 9 months of 2012! You can see the September 2012 updated Top 30 models ranking here. As a reminder new vehicle sales in Australia are up 9% year-on-year over the period to 822,674 units, on track to beat the all-time Full Year sales record set in 2007. Outside the familiar Top 10 and the usual suspects (Mazda3, Toyota Hilux and Corolla), notice the Toyota Prado up from #28 in 2011 to #12 with 13,239 sales and 1.6%, the Nissan X-Trail up 7 spots to #15 and the Mazda CX-5 landing directly at #18 with 11,528 units and 1.4%.

While the Holden Commodore is still Holden’s best-seller for now at #4, albeit only 335 sales above the Cruze, Ford’s top sellers are totally reshuffled this year: the Ford Falcon, the brand’s best-seller here for 50 consecutive years, ranks #21 year-to-date and is passed by the Focus at #14 (+5), the Ranger at #16 (-1) and the Territory at #19 (-3). Ford’s top sellers brought to you by

Sales of Hyundai Elantra have doubled year-on-year

Further down, the Nissan Dualis is up 10 ranks and 31% to #24, the Hyundai i20 up 11 to #25, the Subaru XV arrives at #34, the Honda Civic is up 13 to #35 thanks to the new generation of the model, the Hyundai Elantra up a huge 24 spots to #38, the Great Wall V-Series breaks into the Australian year-to-date Top 50 for the first time, up 12 ranks on 2011 to #44 with 5,920 units and 0.7%, the Jeep Grand Cherokee is up 28 to #47, the Hyundai Accent up 22 to #49 and the VW Amarok up 28 to #59.

The VW Amarok is up 156% year-on-year

The Hyundai Veloster screeches its way directly to #72 and with 2,925 sales it is already the best-selling sportscar in the country. Among other newcomers, the Toyota Prius c arrives at #108 with 1,377 units, the Toyota 86 ranks #118 at 1,150 units, the Audi Q3 is #128 with 1,007 sales, the Ford Kuga is #140 at 805 units…

Nissan Almera

…the Nissan Almera arrives at #179 with 330 sales, the Peugeot 4008 #181 at 305 units, the Subaru BRZ #207 with 148 sales, the Opel Astra #222 at 100 units, the VW Up! #229 at 85 sales, the Opel Insignia #253 at 44, the Citroen C4 Aircross #254 at 42, the Peugeot 208 #256 at 39, the Infinti FX #263 at 31, the Opel Corsa #265 at 30, the McLaren MP4-12C #271 at 19 sales and the Infinti M #274 with 15 units sold.

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Part 2: Hyundai gets sporty, Volkswagen and Kia power on

Part 3: Newcomer Opel refines target, Skoda aims at Top 15

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Full 9 months 2012 Top 293 All-models Ranking Table below.

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