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Hungarian new car sales continue on their path to recovery: up 19% year-on-year in October after a 26% increase in 2013 to 6,151 registrations, pushing the YTD total to 55,604 units, up 20% on 2013. In the brands ranking, Opel reclaims the pole position it held in FY2013 and holds in YTD2014 thanks to 866 sales and 14.1% vs. 727 and 11.8% for Ford, #1 in September. Model-wise, the Skoda Octavia resists in first place in spite of slower sales at 4.3% share vs. 5.8% YTD. The Ford Focus and VW Golf are each up one rank on last month to land at #2 and #3 respectively, knocking the Suzuki Swift down to #5 as the Opel Corsa gains two spots to #4. The Fiat 500 reappears inside the Top 10 for the 2nd time in the past 3 months at #6 with and excellent 3% share while the Opel Mokka improves on September to a best-ever 9th place, its third ever time in the Hungarian Top 10.
Previous month: Hungary September 2014: Suzuki Swift and Ford Kuga shine
One year ago: Hungary October 2013: Suzuki SX4 confirms #2 spot
Full October 2014 Top 10 models and brands Ranking Tables below.