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The Swiss new car market is not quite there yet: down 6% year-on-year in August to 19,783 registrations, bringing the year-to-date total to 197,258 registrations, down 3% on 2013. Below the VW Golf at 4.4% and the Skoda Octavia at 3.7%, the VW Polo maintains itself on the podium at #3 ahead of the Audi A3 at #4 while the Peugeot 308 is up a huge 31 spots on July to land in 5th position thanks to 351 sales and 1.8% share. But the best performance of the month in Switzerland is delivered by the Mercedes GLA: after missing out for 9 units back in May, it breaks into the Top 10 for the first time in any country in the world at #10 with 254 sales and 1.3% market share.
Other great performers this month include the Mini Cooper at #8 vs. #38 year-to-date thanks to the new generation, the Suzuki Swift up 25 ranks to #15, Mazda CX-5 up 39 to #17, Seat Alhambra up 9 to #22, BMW 4 Series at #26, BMW X5 up 33 to #27, VW Sharan up 11 to #28 vs. #51 year-to-date and the Fiat 500L up 34 to #49.
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Full August 2014 Top 100 models and Top 37 brands Ranking Tables below.