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The Malaysian new car market is down a harsh 15% year-on-year in September to 40.981 registrations, however the year-to-date tally remains in positive at +1.7% to 425.711 units. Brand leader Perodua follows the market with a 16% drop, whereas Honda goes against the grain and gains 5% to 19.3% share vs. 18.5% so far this year. Below, Proton (-26%), Toyota (-23%) and Nissan (-29%) all lose share. Meanwhile, BMW (+19%), Volkswagen – up a spectacular 86%, Subaru (+77%), Hino (+38%) and Peugeot (+58%) defy the odds and all post double-digit gains.
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Full September 2017 Top 40 All-brands ranking below.