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Poland Full Year 2012: Skoda Octavia #1, Dacia Duster in Top 10

The 2013 Octavia could enable the model to stay of top in Poland for a 5th year…

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The Polish new car market is down 3% year-on-year in 2012 to 311,732 registrations. The Skoda Octavia manages to lead the models ranking for the 4th consecutive years and behaves like the market at 15,639 sales and 5%, down 3% on 2011. In fact the podium is unchanged on last year, with the Skoda Fabia ranking #2 also for the 4th year in a row at 9,743 units and 3.1%, down 13%. The Opel Astra  is down 19% to 8,997 sales and 2.9% but managed to put an end to 44 consecutive months of Skoda Octavia domination in November when it ranked #1 for the first time since February 2009.

Dacia Duster

The Toyota Yaris is up 13% and 2 spots to #4 at 7,828 units and 2.5% while the Nissan Qashqai is up 18% and 3 ranks to #5 with 7,526 sales and 2.4%. The other great performer in the Top 10 is by far the Dacia Duster, nearly doubling its sales compared to 2011 (+93%) and up 19 spots to land at #9 with 5,875 units and 1.9%. Notice also the Kia Sportage up 8 ranks to #12, the Chevrolet Aveo up 9 to #13, the Hyundai ix35 up 16 to #16 and the Honda Civic up 13 to #22.

Further down, the Peugeot 208 is the most popular all-new model this year at #32 with 2,744 sales, the VW Tiguan is up a huge 40 spots and 113% to #34, the Citroen C4 up 11 to #35, the Chevrolet Cruze up 30 to #43, Dacia Logan up 20 to #44, Chevrolet Spark up 22 to #48, Dacia Sandero up 38 to #49, the Kia Rio sees its sales increase 6-fold to 1,562 at #61, the Skoda Citigo lands at #62, the VW Up! at #66 and the Hyundai i40 at #83.

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Full Year 2012 Top 150 Ranking Table below.

Poland Full Year 2012:

1Skoda Octavia15,6395.0%-3%16,0425.0%1
2Skoda Fabia9,7433.1%-13%11,2583.5%2
3Opel Astra8,9972.9%-19%11,1483.5%3
4Toyota Yaris7,8282.5%13%6,9132.2%6
5Nissan Qashqai7,5262.4%18%6,3552.0%8
6Ford Focus6,7032.2%-28%9,2802.9%4
7VW Golf6,0281.9%1%5,9981.9%9
8Fiat Panda5,9541.9%-15%6,9772.2%5
9Dacia Duster5,8751.9%93%3,0491.0%28
10Opel Corsa5,5631.8%3%5,4111.7%11
11Fiat Ducato5,0721.6%17%4,3221.4%16
12Kia Sportage4,7881.5%20%3,9781.2%20
13Chevrolet Aveo4,4501.4%21%3,6801.2%22
14Ford Fiesta4,3331.4%-25%5,7651.8%10
15Fiat Punto4,2881.4%-34%6,4812.0%7
16Hyundai ix354,1861.3%52%2,7530.9%32
17Toyota Avensis4,1461.3%12%3,6901.2%21
18VW Passat4,1421.3%-14%4,8071.5%12
19Renault Megane4,0221.3%-11%4,5271.4%15
20Renault Clio3,9951.3%-14%4,6471.5%13
21Hyundai i303,9211.3%-13%4,5271.4%14
22Honda Civic3,7911.2%42%2,6660.8%35
23Kia Cee’d3,5771.1%15%3,1051.0%26
24Ford Mondeo3,4081.1%-17%4,0961.3%19
25Renault Master3,3301.1%2%3,2801.0%25
26Opel Insignia3,2241.0%-25%4,2771.3%18
27Peugeot Partner3,2171.0%-5%3,3811.1%24
28Toyota Auris3,1861.0%-6%3,3841.1%23
29Citroen Berlingo2,9791.0%-31%4,3081.3%17
30Kia Venga2,8250.9%-8%3,0671.0%27
31Hyundai i202,7730.9%-6%2,9380.9%30
32Peugeot 2082,7440.9%new00.0% –
33VW Polo2,7410.9%3%2,6550.8%36
34VW Tiguan2,7090.9%113%1,2710.4%74
35Citroen C42,6180.8%25%2,0990.7%46
36Nissan Juke2,5110.8%-9%2,7620.9%31
37Ford Transit2,4060.8%-21%3,0350.9%29
38VW Caddy2,3260.7%-13%2,6780.8%34
39Skoda Superb2,3040.7%-2%2,3560.7%39
40Peugeot Boxer2,2950.7%-16%2,7170.8%33
41Mercedes Sprinter2,2530.7%-5%2,3650.7%38
42Skoda Roomster2,2280.7%19%1,8730.6%51
43Chevrolet Cruze2,2190.7%71%1,2970.4%73
44Dacia Logan1,9020.6%31%1,4540.5%64
45Suzuki Swift1,8880.6%-16%2,2480.7%42
46Peugeot 5081,8680.6%21%1,5390.5%60
47Peugeot 30081,8650.6%30%1,4350.4%65
48Chevrolet Spark1,8110.6%33%1,3570.4%70
49Dacia Sandero1,7990.6%80%1,0010.3%87
50Skoda Yeti1,7930.6%14%1,5750.5%58
51Iveco Daily1,7920.6%-15%2,1010.7%45
52Peugeot 3081,7770.6%-22%2,2700.7%41
53Suzuki SX41,7630.6%-10%1,9640.6%48
54Citroen C31,7260.6%-18%2,0970.7%47
55VW Jetta1,6620.5%16%1,4270.4%67
56Volvo XC601,6360.5%1%1,6130.5%57
57Fiat Doblo1,6230.5%-17%1,9550.6%49
58Honda CR-V1,5960.5%6%1,5070.5%61
59Nissan Micra1,5800.5%-40%2,6320.8%37
60Fiat Fiorino1,5740.5%-4%1,6460.5%56
61Kia Rio1,5620.5%492%2640.1%n/a
62Skoda Citigo1,4980.5%new00.0% –
63Mitsubishi ASX1,4790.5%-31%2,1320.7%44
64BMW X31,4610.5%26%1,1620.4%78
65Hyundai ix201,4450.5%-3%1,4850.5%62
66VW Up!1,4240.5%new00.0% –
67Hyundai i101,4080.5%-23%1,8260.6%53
68Kia Picanto1,4070.5%23%1,1480.4%79
69Citroen Jumper1,3520.4%-42%2,3310.7%40
70Toyota RAV41,3160.4%-16%1,5620.5%59
71Toyota Corolla1,2990.4%-31%1,8810.6%50
72BMW 5 Series1,2370.4%-8%1,3430.4%71
73Renault Trafic1,2050.4%-8%1,3040.4%72
74Renault Kangoo1,1760.4%-33%1,7670.6%54
75Chevrolet Orlando1,1710.4%80%6500.2%112
76VW Transporter1,1610.4%-15%1,3640.4%69
77Nissan Note1,0920.4%-21%1,3780.4%68
78Alfa Romeo Giulietta1,0840.3%17%9270.3%91
79Toyota Corolla Verso1,0510.3%14%9200.3%92
80Fiat Bravo1,0110.3%-53%2,1470.7%43
82Renault Laguna1,0040.3%-31%1,4590.5%63
81Audi A69970.3%31%7610.2%n/a
83Hyundai i409830.3%new00.0%n/a
84Renault Scenic9790.3%-10%1,0900.3%81
85Citroen C4 Picasso9650.3%-23%1,2460.4%75
86VW CC9530.3%n/an/an/an/a
87Renault Fluence9530.3%-33%1,4310.4%66
88Audi Q59430.3%1%9370.3%90
89Mercedes B-Class9380.3%77%5310.2%n/a
90BMW 3 Series9310.3%n/an/an/an/a
91Fiat 5009260.3%-5%9710.3%89
92Citroen C59210.3%-14%1,0710.3%83
93Mitsubishi Lancer9120.3%-48%1,7470.5%55
94Suzuki Grand Vitara8590.3%-20%1,0770.3%82
95Mitsubishi Colt8590.3%-15%1,0090.3%86
96Mercedes Vito8450.3%5%8080.3%n/a
97Ford C-Max8430.3%-20%1,0530.3%84
98Mercedes A-Class8310.3%21%6860.2%n/a
99Mitsubishi Outlander8230.3%-27%1,1220.4%80
100Honda Accord8150.3%n/an/an/an/a
101Peugeot 50088140.3%-3%8410.3%99
102VW Crafter8030.3%-10%8960.3%93
103Toyota Aygo7810.3%81%4320.1%n/a
105Mazda CX-57620.2%new00.0% –
106Mercedes C-Class7590.2%-8%8270.3%n/a
107Opel Vivaro7340.2%n/an/an/an/a
108Citroen DS47310.2%206%2390.1%n/a
109Chevrolet Captiva7210.2%12%6440.2%113
111Opel Zafira6950.2%n/an/an/an/a
110Audi A46830.2%-10%7560.2%105
112Honda Jazz6800.2%-42%1,1790.4%76
113Citroen C3 Picasso6600.2%-15%7720.2%n/a
114Audi A36430.2%n/an/an/an/a
116Ford S-Max6300.2%-40%1,0520.3%85
117Audi Q36100.2%522%980.0%n/a
118Renault Thalia6090.2%-37%9720.3%88
119Mercedes E-Class6010.2%-31%8670.3%96
120Seat Ibiza5970.2%-49%1,1760.4%77
121Mercedes GLK5870.2%56%3760.1%n/a
122Dacia Lodgy5860.2%new00.0% –
123Suzuki Splash5660.2%-14%6560.2%n/a
124Fiat Sedici5640.2%-34%8580.3%97
125Suzuki Alto5620.2%n/an/an/an/a
126Mercedes ML-Class5580.2%n/an/an/an/a
127Fiat Linea5530.2%n/an/an/an/a
128Subaru Forester5520.2%-10%6100.2%n/a
129Toyota Hilux5510.2%-3%5690.2%120
130Hyundai Elantra5490.2%n/an/an/an/a
131VW Touran5470.2%n/an/an/an/a
132Audi A55390.2%n/an/an/an/a
133Seat Leon5140.2%-39%8360.3%100
134BMW X15080.2%-19%6240.2%n/a
136Jeep Grand Cherokee5040.2%n/an/an/an/a
137Nissan Navara4930.2%n/an/an/an/a
138Volvo V504930.2%-21%6220.2%n/a
139Kia Optima4690.2%n/an/an/an/a
140BMW 1 Series4660.1%n/an/an/an/a
141Fiat Scudo4580.1%-25%6070.2%n/a
142Peugeot 2074530.1%-76%1,8650.6%52
143Volvo S604520.1%n/an/an/an/a
145VW Amarok4460.1%n/an/an/an/a
144Mitsubishi L2004400.1%-35%6750.2%n/a
146Opel Combo4390.1%n/an/an/an/a
147Citroen C14240.1%-31%6140.2%116
148Ford Kuga4230.1%-52%8830.3%95
149Kia Soul4220.1%-50%8480.3%98
150Volvo V404120.1%new00.0% –


This Post Has 3 Comments
  1. Finally, I thought this rank would never come!:D I’m wondering how Skoda’s situation will look like after they launch the new Octavia and stop selling the 2nd gen. The Rapid is terribly overpriced, especially if you compare it to the Koreans, Astra Classic and Auris Classic (the 1st gen Auris is still available) and the new Octavia wil be much more expensive than Rapid… Hope this situation will bring some refreshment to the Polish sales chart 😀 as a Kia fan, I must notice that it’s a shame that Picanto, Rio and Optima lost their battles this year and landed om remote positions 🙁

  2. Fiat Punto – one of bestsellers in Poland in previous years, still managed to get 15-th place. But 2013 will be much worse for sure. Too many years on the market…

    Fiat is still leader in A segment – Panda+500 plus Freemont is doing better and better (324 in 2012, with good progress in 2-nd half of the year) and of course LCV (30% market share incl Iveco).

    Bright point is also Giulietta and total Lancia sales (843 units, +90%).

    Volkswagen did big progress in recent years due to much more aggressive pricing policy.
    Other winners – Hyundai, Kia, Chevrolet, Dacia, Nissan.

  3. Skoda had good 1-st half of 2012 and bad 2-nd half. Octavia, Fabia down, Rapid is low seller, only Citigo makes quite good.

    I – 19,817 units (11.74% market share)
    II – 13,726 units (9,61%)

    I – 6,066 units
    II – 3,677 units

    I – 9,781 units
    II – 5,858 units

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