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Netherlands October 2012: Mégane #1, Volvo V40 up to #4!

Volvo V40

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Another worrying month for new car sales in the Netherlands, down 28% year-on-year to 26,896 registrations, bringing the year-to-date total to 454,122 units, down 9% on 2011. For the 5th time in the last 6 months, the Renault Mégane tops the Dutch models ranking with 1,700 sales and 6.3%. The Ford Focus is up a huge 22 spots to a fantastic 2nd place at 1,609 units and 6% while the VW Up!, leader last month, rounds up the podium with 1,168 sales and 4.3%.

Citroen DS5

But the best performer this month in the Netherlands is easily the Volvo V40, up 13 spots to a formidable 4th place with 1,080 sales and 4% share, compared to #5 and  3.9% at home in Sweden. The Peugeot 208 stays at a brilliant 5th position thanks to 979 units and 3.6% while the Peugeot 508 is up 7 ranks to #11, the Toyota Prius+ remains robust at #13 and the Toyota Prius is up 8 to #20.

VW Up!

Now to the update between the Kolin and Bratislava sisters. This month again the Kolin siblings are in the winning seat: the Citroen C1 is up to #6 with 913 sales and 3.4%, the Peugeot 107 is down 4 spots to #7 at 830 units and 3.1% and Toyota Aygo stays #10 with 590 sales and 2.2%, adding up to 2,333 units and 8.7%, down from 9.3%. In the meantime, the Skoda Citigo is down 2 to #24 at 278 units and the Seat Mii down 7 to #26 with 267 sales. With the VW Up!, the Bratislava sisters add up to 1,713 units and 6.4% vs. 8.4% in September.

Opel Ampera

Further down, the Opel Ampera is up 8 ranks to #31 with 241 sales and 0.9%, the Kia Cee’d stays solid at #33, the Citroen DS5 is up a huge 44 spots to #55 and the Opel Mokka makes its first appearance in the Dutch models ranking at #69 with 89 units sold.

Previous month: Netherlands September 2012: VW Up! snaps up top spot!

One year ago: Netherlands October 2011: Ford Ka up to 4th place

Full October 2012 Top 100 Ranking Table below.

Netherlands October 2012:

1Renault Mégane1,7006.3%216,6893.7%219
2Ford Focus1,6096.0%2410,2072.2%714
3VW Up!1,1684.3%111,0022.4%5 –
4Volvo V401,0804.0%171,7860.4%77 –
5Peugeot 2089793.6%56,2241.4%22 –
6Citroen C19133.4%78,9082.0%1110
7Peugeot 1078303.1%313,9033.1%33
8Ford Fiesta7572.8%159,4502.1%98
9VW Polo6302.3%616,7513.7%11
10Toyota Aygo5902.2%107,0821.6%174
11Peugeot 5085712.1%187,9211.7%1322
12Kia Picanto5272.0%410,2462.3%617
13Toyota Prius+4691.7%122,8500.6%49 –
14VW Golf4541.7%209,1132.0%107
15Toyota Yaris4251.6%89,6462.1%832
16Fiat Panda3751.4%217,5521.7%1513
17BMW 3-Series3611.3%236,7471.5%1935
18Opel Astra3601.3%137,3771.6%169
19Renault Twingo3421.3%1111,2232.5%42
20Toyota Prius3381.3%282,9960.7%4749
21Opel Corsa3301.2%148,3451.8%125
22Seat Ibiza2861.1%256,3701.4%216
23Fiat 5002841.1%95,0071.1%2520
24Skoda Citigo2781.0%221,1250.2%99 –
25Citroen C32761.0%624,6311.0%3226
26Seat Mii2671.0%191,4970.3%82 –
27Citroen DS32621.0%703,4840.8%3841
28Audi A32611.0%423,3860.7%4142
29Hyundai i302440.9%412,7120.6%5477
30Renault Clio2430.9%524,6711.0%3123
31Opel Ampera2410.9%392,1660.5%68n/a
32BMW 1-Series2340.9%263,8510.8%3444
33Kia Cee’d2320.9%291,9510.4%7271
34Audi A42310.9%334,7911.1%2934
35BMW 5-Series2290.9%323,4200.8%4040
36Suzuki Alto2090.8%514,8751.1%2721
37Fiat Punto2040.8%314,0240.9%3312
38Skoda Fabia2040.8%474,9131.1%2615
39Kia Rio1950.7%166,9241.5%1872
40Renault Scenic1890.7%462,8270.6%5137
41Ford C-Max1780.7%572,4470.5%6154
42Ford Mondeo1740.6%452,3420.5%6470
44Alfa Romeo MiTo1710.6%721,8530.4%7557
45Opel Insignia1610.6%683,4380.8%3946
46Audi A11600.6%402,5100.6%5953
47Audi A61560.6%372,6390.6%5669
48Lexus CT1530.6%533,3600.7%4267
49Suzuki Swift1500.6%483,8440.8%3528
50Volvo V701460.5%562,8860.6%4843
51Skoda Octavia1450.5%584,7781.1%3027
52Opel Meriva1420.5%272,6890.6%5531
53Kia Sportage1420.5%343,8320.8%3629
54Mercedes B-Class1380.5%443,1960.7%4490
55Citroen DS51350.5%997780.2%114n/a
56Peugeot 3081340.5%811,9500.4%7348
57Skoda Superb1290.5%542,0220.4%7158
58VW Passat1280.5%767,8691.7%1416
59Toyota Auris1270.5%363,3230.7%4330
60Peugeot 30081190.4%791,5210.3%8150
61Hyundai i201180.4%383,0920.7%4656
62Hyundai i101060.4%305,9121.3%2318
63Volvo XC601030.4%691,3890.3%8981
64Nissan Qashqai1020.4%353,7370.8%3733
65Volvo S60980.4%781,2150.3%9693
66Hyundai i40930.3%852,1580.5%69n/a
67Kia Venga920.3%591,4740.3%8555
68Audi A5890.3%803,1330.7%4584
69Opel Mokka890.3% –890.0%n/a –
70Volvo V60850.3%732,2900.5%6660
72Opel Zafira830.3%632,2010.5%6791
73Mini Countryman830.3%871,2410.3%94104
74Mercedes C-Class790.3%712,4320.5%6252
75Hyundai ix20770.3%492,7850.6%5338
76VW Touran770.3%502,4780.5%6045
77Nissan Leaf760.3%n/a2360.1%n/an/a
78Alfa Romeo Giulietta730.3%921,3480.3%9068
79Hyundai ix35700.3%612,8050.6%5239
80Seat Altea700.3%961,6950.4%7864
81Mitsubishi Outlander680.3%759620.2%105103
82Mercedes A-Class670.2%651,6850.4%7963
83Mercedes E-Class650.2%741,1610.3%9886
84Peugeot 5008650.2%911,6370.4%8047
85Audi Q3650.2%941,2320.3%95n/a
86Citroen C4 Picasso620.2%821,3990.3%8861
87Nissan Juke610.2%601,4730.3%8662
88Ford Ka590.2%1256,4981.4%2011
89VW Jetta560.2%979910.2%104105
90BMW X3550.2%641,1150.2%100114
91Mitsubishi ASX540.2%1071,2710.3%9366
92VW Golf Plus510.2%841,4750.3%8475
93Nissan Micra500.2%661,2930.3%9294
94VW Tiguan490.2%772,0790.5%7065
95Suzuki Splash490.2%1112,3020.5%6579
96Seat Leon480.2%1181,0090.2%10388
97Audi Q5470.2%1048270.2%111102
98Citroen C5470.2%1237170.2%11696
99Range Rover Evoque430.2%1288880.2%110n/a
100Citroen DS4420.2%1195550.1%126n/a


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