South Korea February 2015: Now with All-models and All-brands
First appearance of the Nissan Qashqai in the South Korean rankings.
* See the Top 29 All-brands and Top 182 All-models by clicking on the title *
We now have access to detailed data for the South Korean new car market, including foreign brands and models. Mercedes keeps the lead of imported carmakers, just: with 3,055 sales and 2.6% vs. 3,004 and 2.5% for BMW while Volkswagen overtakes Audi at 2,913 units vs. 2,446. Toyota remains inside the overall Top 10 but with only 504 sales and 0.4% share. Model-wise, the Mercedes E-Class is the only foreigner in the Top 25 at #25, ahead of the Audi A6 at #28, the VW Golf at #31, BMW 5 Series at #32 and the VW Tiguan at #34. Notice the Nissan Qashqai appearing in the South Korean ranking for the first time at #61 and the Peugeot 2008 up 8 spots to #58 for its 2nd month in market.
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Full February 2015 Top 29 All-brands and Top 182 All-models below.