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The new vehicle market in Hong Kong is up 5% year-on-year in 2015 to 55.781 registrations and is still largely dominated by Toyota up 15% to an imposing 24.1% market share. The Japanese manufacturer is followed like in 2014 by Mercedes (+1%), BMW (+23%) and Isuzu (+19%). Honda (+14%) overtakes Volkswagen and Audi – both down – to rank 5th. Porsche is up 45% to brilliantly break into the Top 10 with 2.4% share, with Land Rover (+42%) and Jeep (+33%) also impressive. The Toyota Hiace is the best-selling nameplate in the country for the third consecutive year but sees its sales slip 1% to 3.055, now under threat from the venerable Toyota Crown LPG Taxi up a flamboyant 57% to 2.612 units.
Toyota also places the Alphard at #3 (+161%) and the Noah at #4 (-29%). For its part Mercedes has the C-Class (+41%) at #5 and the E-Class (-13%) at #6. Notice also the Honda Stepgwagon up 40% to #8, the Audi A3 up 52% to #15, the BMW 4 Series up 42% to #18, Porsche Macan up 4-fold to #19, Mercedes GLA up 196% to #21 and the Honda Odyssey up 99% to #26. The Toyota Spade (#30) and Sienta (#34) are the most popular all-new models for 2015.
Previous year: Hong Kong (China) Full Year 2014: Toyota monopolises podium
Two years ago: Hong Kong (China) Full Year 2013: Toyota Hiace most popular
Full Year 2015 Top 43 All-brands and Top 250 All-models vs. 2014 figures below.
Full December 2015 Top 37 All-brands and Top 157 All-models below.