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According to our Central European market data partner CE Auto, new car sales in Moldova are up 18.5% year-on-year in 2016 to 4.195 registrations. Although the Dacia Logan lodges an 11th consecutive year in pole position with deliveries up 17% to 348, its domination was challenged this year by the Hyundai Tucson, #1 in January, March and May and finishing the year at a stunning 2nd place with 6.3% share, up 148% on its 2015 result. In third place, the Skoda Rapid also takes off with sales up 167% to 5.3% share, even ranking #1 in December. The Octavia (+13%) and Superb (+59%) make it three Skodas in the Top 5 just as the Fabia drops 18% and 5 spots to $10. Notice also the Suzuki Vitara (+45%) and Toyota RAV4 (+48%) both frankly outpacing the market.
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Full Year and December 2016 Top 10 models ranking vs. Full Year 2015 figures below.