Chile February 2016: Hyundai on top in market up 18%
The new Elantra has just launched in Chile.
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The Chilean market confirms it is on the mend by lodging a second consecutive month in positive after a 16-month drought: February sales are up 18% to 21.571 registrations, meaning the year-to-date total is now up 12% to 47.055 units. Perennial leader Chevrolet is toppled this month: Hyundai is up 51% to take the overall lead with 2.088 sales just as the American manufacturer tumbles 41% to 2.009 deliveries. Kia isn’t far below at 1.995 sales, down 1% on February 2015. Further down the ranking, Nissan (+42%), Ford (+87%), Peugeot (+59%), Mazda (+38%), Mitsubishi (+44%), Renault (+153%) and Fiat (+162%) frankly beat the market to deliver exceptional growth rates.
Previous month: Chile January 2016: Chevrolet down 18% but holds off Kia
One year ago: Chile February 2015: Chevrolet reclaims top spot in market down 29%
Full February 2016 Top 55 All-brands Ranking Table below.