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South Africa June 2015: Ford Ranger resists in pole position

Ford Ranger South Africa June 2015Ford Ranger

* See the Top 35 best-selling manufacturers & Top 229 All-models by clicking on the title *

The South African new car market recedes by 4% in June to 50.251 registrations, bringing the year-to-date total to 302.619 units, now down 2% on 2014. In the manufacturers ranking, Toyota keeps the lead with a comfortable margin at 19.3% share while Ford (14.2%) overtakes Volkswagen (13.9%) and General Motors/Isuzu (10%), Hyundai-Kia (8.1%), Nissan (8%), Mercedes (6.7%), BMW (4.5%) and Renault (4%) hold onto their May ranking. Model-wise, the Ford Ranger manages to stay in pole position and above its archenemy the Toyota Hilux both in June at 3.019 sales and 6% share vs. 2.912 and 5.8% and year-to-date at 17.703 and 5.8% vs. 16.952 and 5.6%.

Fiat 500X South Africa June 2015The Fiat 500X has landed in South Africa

The VW Polo Vivo, Nissan NP200 and Toyota Corolla overtake the VW Polo, the Toyota Fortuner is up 9 spots on May to #9, the Ford Fiesta up to #10, the Renault Sandero up 6 to #16 and the Ford Focus up 9 to #19 but the Datsun GO is down 9 to #32. Among recent launches, the Renault Captur slips down 11 ranks from its inaugural month in May to #31, the Opel Mokka is down 3 to sign a second consecutive month inside the SA Top 50 at #44 and we welcome the Fiat 500X (#115) and Honda HR-V (#127) in the sales charts this month. Notice also the Volvo XC90 back in the ranking at #105 thanks to the new generation and the Citroen C4 Cactus up 19 spots to #111.

Previous month: South Africa May 2015: Ford Ranger #1, Captur Renault’s instant best-seller

One year ago: South Africa June 2014: VW Polo takes the lead for the first time

Full June 2015 Top 35 manufacturers and Top 229 All-models below.

South Africa June 2015 – brands:

Note: the brands ranking includes Medium and Heavy Commercials, the models ranking does not.

PosCarmakerJun-15%May2015%PosFY14
1Toyota9,71219.3%158,05619.2%11
2Ford7,11514.2%339,23913.0%33
3Volkswagen Group6,93413.8%246,72515.4%22
4General Motors/Isuzu5,02410.0%428,1319.3%55
5Hyundai-Kia4,0538.1%529,3179.7%44
6Nissan3,9978.0%624,4688.1%66
7Mercedes3,3606.7%717,0735.6%77
8BMW Group2,2424.5%813,4034.4%88
9Renault2,0004.0%98,2212.7%99
10Mazda7701.5%123,8921.3%1127
11Chrysler5851.2%103,8111.3%1211
12Jaguar Land Rover5291.1%143,0621.0%1412
13Honda5271.0%116,0692.0%1010
14Suzuki5161.0%133,1271.0%1313
15Volvo Trucks4020.8%152,2280.7%1524
16Peugeot-Citroen2820.6%221,3030.4%2119
17Mitsubishi2740.5%162,1340.7%1614
18Great Wall2710.5%201,6990.6%1717
19Mahindra2610.5%181,6380.5%1916
20Tata2400.5%191,6390.5%1815
21Volvo Cars2160.4%171,4040.5%2021
22Man1710.3%258940.3%2322
23Fiat Group1460.3%238800.3%2420
24Scania1310.3%211,0720.4%2223
25Porsche1290.3%248750.3%2528
26Subaru1010.2%265540.2%2726
27JMC760.2%294860.2%2829
28FAW Trucks720.1%273720.1%2930
29Iveco660.1%285990.2%2625
30Powerstar340.1%302580.1%3031
31Ferrari80.0%31520.0%3135
32Babcock60.0%32460.0%3233
33VDL Bus & Coach10.0%10.0%35
34Maserati00.0%33120.0%3336
35Volvo Bus00.0%40.0%3434

South Africa June 2015 – models:

Note: Hyundai-Kia, Mercedes and Great Wall do not disclose sales by model.

PosModelJun-15%May2015%PosFY14
1Ford Ranger3,0196.0%117,7035.8%14
2Toyota Hilux2,9125.8%216,9525.6%21
3VW Polo Vivo2,1344.2%413,9794.6%32
4Nissan NP2001,9773.9%59,3573.1%67
5Toyota Corolla/Auris/Quest1,7713.5%610,8303.6%55
6VW Polo1,6403.3%311,7423.9%43
7Chevrolet Utility1,4682.9%88,2002.7%88
8Isuzu KB1,3762.7%77,6642.5%99
9Toyota Fortuner1,3532.7%184,5711.5%1514
10Ford Fiesta1,2172.4%124,7771.6%1416
11Toyota Etios1,0742.1%108,2722.7%76
12BMW 3 Series8461.7%154,8751.6%1213
13Toyota Quantum8081.6%165,0711.7%1110
14Ford Figo7721.5%134,8101.6%1311
15Ford Ecosport7401.5%96,1292.0%1018
16Renault Sandero7051.4%222,8901.0%1920
17VW Golf5621.1%173,6231.2%1717
18Nissan NP300 Hardbody5201.0%113,9611.3%1619
19Ford Focus5121.0%281,5060.5%3639
20Chevrolet Spark4991.0%143,1641.0%1815
21Renault Clio IV4961.0%332,1820.7%2421
22Renault Duster4440.9%252,1300.7%2627
23Ford Kuga3590.7%351,9780.7%2828
24Toyota Avanza3470.7%262,3030.8%2322
25Toyota Land Cruiser PU3270.7%302,1370.7%2532
26VW Tiguan3240.6%361,5500.5%3534
27Toyota RAV43210.6%212,5710.8%2125
28VW Amarok3100.6%271,7900.6%2931
29Audi A33070.6%192,3090.8%2223
30Nissan X-Trail3070.6%371,6580.5%3364
31Renault Captur3020.6%207270.2%65
32Datsun GO3000.6%232,7820.9%2068
33VW Jetta2970.6%321,5880.5%3436
34Opel Corsa2770.6%541,3060.4%4156
35Ford Ikon2740.5%341,1960.4%4535
36Audi A42640.5%242,1200.7%2724
37BMW 1 Series2540.5%291,7250.6%3126
38Mazda CX-52400.5%431,0370.3%50123
39Mazda32340.5%421,2790.4%4271
40Nissan Qashqai2260.4%381,6820.6%3230
41BMW 4 Series2190.4%561,2600.4%4355
42Chevrolet Aveo2170.4%461,4190.5%3829
43VW Up2030.4%311,4490.5%37
44Opel Mokka1910.4%416800.2%69
45Mini1840.4%518570.3%5884
46BMW X51800.4%599240.3%5453
47Opel Adam1690.3%788640.3%57209
48BMW 2 Series1640.3%401,1200.4%4794
49Suzuki Swift1620.3%521,0890.4%4942
50VW Caddy1530.3%441,1020.4%4849
51Honda Jazz1490.3%481,2540.4%4476
52Chevrolet Cruze1470.3%589660.3%5137
53Jeep Renegade1370.3%393690.1%98
54Nissan Navara1360.3%707650.3%6282
55Mazda BT-501340.3%617260.2%6645
56Jeep Grand Cherokee1330.3%649470.3%5244
57VW T51280.3%678930.3%5551
58Toyota Yaris1270.3%631,1600.4%4641
59Toyota Prado1270.3%539380.3%5360
60Land Rover Discovery 41250.2%768350.3%6052
61Honda Ballade1200.2%491,3070.4%4057
62Suzuki Jimny1180.2%715220.2%8195
63Nissan NV3501140.2%551,3620.5%3959
64Audi A11120.2%506680.2%7054
65Mazda21080.2%746000.2%77140
66BMW X31060.2%687220.2%6763
67Audi Q51060.2%656400.2%7369
68Range Rover Sport1040.2%726030.2%7675
69Land Rover Discovery Sport1030.2%453160.1%105
70Honda Brio1010.2%621,7520.6%3033
71Audi Q31000.2%577380.2%6462
72Chevrolet Captiva1000.2%606960.2%6858
73Ford Transit1000.2%775530.2%7985
74Range Rover Evoque980.2%986190.2%7467
75Mahindra Scorpio940.2%736140.2%7579
76Jeep Compass930.2%668460.3%5946
77Toyota Land Cruiser SW870.2%835830.2%7880
78Mahindra Bolero860.2%854130.1%8888
79Jeep Wrangler830.2%796470.2%7270
80Nissan Almera810.2%907820.3%6140
81Volvo V40800.2%477420.2%6374
82Mitsubishi ASX800.2%826530.2%7178
83Suzuki Celerio780.2%884620.2%85
84Mitsubishi Pajero770.2%1143750.1%96116
85Nissan NV200750.1%993070.1%10792
86Peugeot 208660.1%1113860.1%9293
87BMW X6660.1%1053720.1%97162
88Honda CR-V630.1%938760.3%5650
89Dodge Journey590.1%873790.1%9499
90Nissan Juke580.1%953840.1%9348
91BMW X4570.1%864870.2%82139
92Nissan Micra570.1%844660.2%8447
93Audi A5570.1%944410.1%8783
94Subaru Forester560.1%962890.1%110106
95Nissan Hardbody550.1%1073930.1%91109
96Suzuki Ertiga530.1%693950.1%90122
97Jeep Cherokee530.1%973790.1%95108
98Tata Super Ace530.1%1013240.1%102105
99Porsche Cayenne530.1%1083220.1%104127
100Volvo XC60530.1%803160.1%106107
101Fiat 500520.1%813050.1%10886
102VW Touareg520.1%1093040.1%109118
103Chevrolet Trailblazer510.1%1034760.2%8365
104VW Golf Sportsvan500.1%892100.1%121
105Volvo XC90500.1%530.0%183197
106Mitsubishi Triton490.1%1004470.1%8691
107Renault Megane490.1%1391790.1%126103
108Mazda6490.1%1451700.1%129216
109Mahindra XUV470.1%1043280.1%100101
110Infiniti Q50460.1%1371800.1%124166
111Citroen C4 Cactus430.1%1301090.0%147
112Ford Fusion410.1%1171790.1%125
113Chevrolet Sonic400.1%1063250.1%10143
114Ford Tourneo Connect400.1%1201820.1%122
115Fiat 500X400.1%400.0%194
116Opel Astra380.1%1103220.1%10372
117Citroen C4380.1%235410.0%193240
118BMW 5 Series370.1%1023990.1%8989
119Lexus NX370.1%1281050.0%148
120BMW X1350.1%1341700.1%128115
121Audi TT330.1%1122770.1%111185
122Porsche Macan330.1%1232150.1%118134
123JMC Boarding320.1%1191610.1%131163
124Mitsubishi Mirage310.1%923550.1%99102
125Mitsubishi Pajero Sport310.1%1152660.1%11297
126Suzuki SX4310.1%1132540.1%113111
127Honda HR-V310.1%310.0%206
128Audi A6300.1%1182260.1%114117
129Land Rover Defender300.1%1591730.1%127125
130Honda Mobilio290.1%755460.2%80143
131Suzuki Ciaz290.1%122850.0%159
132BMW i8290.1%170570.0%178
133Honda Civic270.1%1252240.1%11598
134Peugeot 2008270.1%1471210.0%139155
135Porsche 911260.1%1211660.1%130188
136Range Rover250.0%1241420.0%133144
137Lexus IS250.0%164960.0%152133
138Mini Countryman240.0%1162180.1%117113
139Suzuki Splash240.0%911810.1%123174
140Subaru XV230.0%1401430.0%132145
141Citroen C1230.0%1431370.0%135156
142Tata Telcoline/Worker230.0%1381340.0%136147
143Nissan Sentra230.0%217970.0%15196
144Tata Xenon210.0%1262240.1%116104
145Lexus ES210.0%1571170.0%142120
146Ford Transit Connect200.0%1291030.0%149
147Jaguar XF190.0%1272100.1%120112
148Jaguar F-Type190.0%1421010.0%150153
149Peugeot 308190.0%177830.0%160236
150BMW i3180.0%154560.0%179
151Citroen DS4180.0%191390.0%196222
152Audi Q7170.0%1491240.0%138128
153Toyota 86170.0%161950.0%153130
154Volvo S60160.0%1312150.1%119114
155Fiat Fiorino160.0%1681120.0%144135
156Chrysler 300C160.0%196700.0%165182
157Tata B-Line150.0%1351270.0%137219
158Suzuki Grand Vitara150.0%171820.0%161137
159Volvo XC70150.0%158590.0%176262
160Toyota FJ Cruiser140.0%1411120.0%145157
161Tata Indica Vista140.0%133930.0%155196
162BMW 6 Series130.0%162880.0%157152
163Chevrolet Orlando130.0%183630.0%169165
164JMC Carrying120.0%1601180.0%140149
165Subaru Outback110.0%152880.0%158176
166Changan Star110.0%136510.0%184
167Porsche Cayman/Boxster100.0%1441380.0%134178
168VW Touran100.0%1561180.0%141141
169VW Scirocco100.0%1501120.0%146169
170VW Beetle100.0%151930.0%156142
171Mahindra Genio100.0%163650.0%168171
172Subaru WRX100.0%280.0%209181
173Chrysler Voyager90.0%153810.0%162154
174Citroen C4 Aircross90.0%148600.0%173206
175Alfa Romeo Giulietta90.0%189590.0%174159
176Fiat Panda90.0%132560.0%180175
177Peugeot Partner90.0%166450.0%189201
178Mahindra Xylo80.0%165610.0%172177
179Nissan GT-R80.0%186310.0%207223
180VW CC70.0%1461160.0%143136
181Honda Accord70.0%195720.0%164158
182Lexus LX70.0%185510.0%185184
183Toyota Innova70.0%176460.0%188207
184Porsche Panamera70.0%180340.0%200189
185BMW 7 Series70.0%201320.0%203179
186Audi A870.0%210270.0%210195
187Ssangyong Korando60.0%188670.0%166203
188Audi A760.0%184530.0%182190
189Mitsubishi Outlander60.0%155360.0%197194
190Jaguar XJ60.0%206340.0%199218
191Infiniti QX8060.0%190320.0%204
192Peugeot 300860.0%182280.0%208183
193Peugeot 10750.0%178620.0%170100
194Mazda550.0%175590.0%175168
195Lexus RX50.0%173430.0%192164
196JMC Vigus50.0%199350.0%198245
197Audi R850.0%170.0%227232
198Citroen Relay50.0%50.0%246220
199Fiat Ducato40.0%220610.0%171234
200Ssangyong Actyon Sports40.0%179510.0%186231
201Nissan Pathfinder40.0%222460.0%187146
202Citroen DS340.0%172430.0%191172
203Fiat Doblo40.0%197400.0%195167
204Renault Kangoo40.0%200320.0%205192
205Mahindra Quanto40.0%181270.0%211187
206Suzuki Gypsy30.0%20480.0%236212
207Lexus CT30.0%23370.0%241229
208Jeep Patriot20.0%169930.0%154124
209Nissan Patrol PU20.0%198330.0%202213
210Abarth 50020.0%187220.0%212211
211Alfa Romeo 4C20.0%167220.0%213249
212Ferrari 458 Speciale20.0%193220.0%215237
213Mini Paceman20.0%226210.0%220186
214Volvo V6020.0%211190.0%223214
215Ferrari California20.0%202180.0%225250
216Ssangyong Rexton20.0%213100.0%234248
217Suzuki Kizashi20.0%23740.0%256244
218Ferrari FF20.0%20.0%263266
219Infiniti QX7010.0%219660.0%167193
220Suzuki Alto10.0%221450.0%19081
221Fiat 500L10.0%223330.0%201129
222Nissan Leaf10.0%208220.0%217252
223Tata Manza10.0%174220.0%218198
224BMW Z410.0%225200.0%222204
225Lexus GS10.0%194180.0%226200
226Peugeot RCZ10.0%21480.0%235243
227Subaru Legacy10.0%23160.0%243263
228Ferrari F1210.0%23250.0%247246
229Ferrari 458 Italia10.0%20.0%262258

Source: NAAMSA

This Post Has 2 Comments
  1. So in SA, Datsun, despite it’s low sales, is actually bigger than mighty PSA 😉
    BTW, Datsun is missing i/t brands / manuf. listing.

    1. Hi Rick – Datsun sales are included within Nissan manufacturer sales in the listing.
      All the best,
      Matt

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