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New car sales in Panama are up by a dynamic 7% year-on-year in 2014 to 60.304 registrations. If in 2013 Toyota just edged past Hyundai (only 105 additional sales), this year the Japanese manufacturer’s advance atop the sales charts extends to a very comfortable 5 share points thanks to deliveries up 19% to 14.223 vs. sales down 10% at Hyundai to 10.640. Kia and Nissan keep their rankings while Honda overtakes Suzuki for 5th place. The Toyota Hilux posts a second consecutive year in the models pole position (+10%), now followed by the Toyota Yaris (+54%) and Hyundai Accent (-9%). The Kia Rio and Picanto deliver significant gains and the Hyundai i10 and Kia Sportage leap back inside the annual Top 10.
Full Year 2014 Top 10 models and brands vs. Full Year 2013 figures below.