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Uruguay September 2016: Suzuki reclaims top spot

Suzuki Alto K10 Uruguay June 2015. Picture courtesy topspeed.inSuzuki is the best-selling brand in Uruguay for the first time since January.

* See the Top 40 All-brands by clicking on the title *

New car sales in Uruguay are down 6.5% year-on-year in September to 3.474 registrations, pulling the year-to-date tally down 15% to 30.887. For the first time since last January, 2015 market leader Suzuki is back in the brands leadership position despite sales down 25% year-on-year to 401 and 11.5% share. The Japanese manufacturer distances Volkswagen (-17%) whereas Renault (+53%) and Ford (+139%) go completely agains the grain to post spectacular year-on-year gain. Hyundai (+14%), Peugeot (+39%), Toyota (+67%), BYD (+31%), Geely (+35%) and Tata (+211%) also shine.

Previous month: Uruguay August 2016: Fiat back to #1, Renault and Ford shine

One year ago: Uruguay September 2015: Suzuki, Volkswagen and Fiat on top

Full September 2016 Top 40 All-brands ranking below.

Uruguay September 2016 – brands:

PosBrandSep-16%/15Aug2016%/15PosFY15
1Suzuki40111.5%-25%43,0239.8%-44%31
2Volkswagen38110.9%-17%23,65911.8%-13%22
3Renault3429.8%53%32,7969.1%24%45
4Ford2517.2%139%51,2914.2%24%912
5Hyundai2376.8%14%91,4464.7%-12%77
6Fiat2346.7%-38%13,72912.1%45%14
7Nissan2236.4%-7%71,8576.0%-21%66
8Peugeot2166.2%39%81,3954.5%-7%88
9Chevrolet1735.0%-44%62,4658.0%-35%53
10Toyota1474.2%67%101,1833.8%37%1015
11BYD1153.3%31%148072.6%-28%1310
12Geely1012.9%35%138632.8%35%1117
13Citroen1012.9%-14%128212.7%-6%1213
14Kia872.5%-34%116972.3%-37%159
15Tata591.7%211%211840.6%61%2528
16FAW551.6%34%164651.5%-36%1616
17Chery511.5%-68%3231.0%-78%1911
18Mitsubishi391.1%26%174211.4%-6%1718
19Mercedes391.1%-7%192830.9%-7%2122
20DongFeng341.0%-29%202690.9%-38%2220
21Great Wall330.9%-8%232951.0%-26%2021
22Jeep280.8%2700%242140.7%792%2339
23Honda190.5%-57%183821.2%3%1819
24Mazda180.5%350%291250.4%54%2930
25Audi170.5%-15%261460.5%-21%2826
26JAC130.4%-38%281990.6%19%2425
27Zotye130.4%new34840.3%new3148
28Chana110.3%-52%221670.5%-50%2623
29Subaru80.2%-56%27960.3%-24%3027
30Haima80.2%n/a37120.0%n/a3858
31Foton70.2%n/a36140.0%-85%3732
32Dodge60.2%-25%33290.1%-62%3533
33Changhe50.1%25%32440.1%-59%3331
34Gonow40.1%-64%31470.2%-54%3229
35Shineray20.1%100%39120.0%-29%3942
36ZNA20.1%n/a40.0%-83%4840
37Maserati20.1%n/a30.0%n/a5052
38BAIC10.0%0%30230.1%-49%3636
39Brilliance10.0%-75%50.0%-72%4541
40Lifann/a0.0%n/a157472.4%-1%1414
Chinese45613.1%-19%4,37414.2%-23%

Source: ACAU via Autoblog.com.uy

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