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Netherlands October 2019: VW Polo and Kia Niro dominate in market up 13.4%

The VW Polo is the best-selling vehicle in the Netherlands in October.

New car sales in the Netherlands soar 13.4% year-on-year on weak year-ago post-WLTP volumes in October to 34.101 units, leading to a year-to-date tally now down -6.3% to 364.999. Volkswagen (+54.3%) is up 4 spots on September to reclaims the brands pole position it holds year-to-date, reaching 13.2% share which is two percentage points above its YTD level. Peugeot (-1.9%) is up to #2 despite a small year-on-year loss, distancing Renault (+34.2%) and Kia (+19.5%) both in great shape. Toyota (+41.6%), Mercedes (+20.1%) and Skoda (+16.5%) also beat the market in the remainder of the Top 10 while beyond, Porsche (+547.2%), Audi (+111.7%), Mazda (+73.9%), Hyundai (+51.8%), Dacia (+47.4%), Land Rover (+33.6%) and Citroen (+24.7%) make themselves noticed. Tesla, leader in September, is down -94.5% and 20 spots month-on-month to #21 and 0.9% share. MG lands in the Netherlands with 5 sales of its ZS SUV.

In the models ranking, the VW Polo (+81.9%) surges 21 spots on September to easily snap the top spot with 4.3% share vs. 2.7% for the Kia Niro (+103.6%) up 3 spots to #2. The Ford Fiesta (-4%), Focus (+55.4%) and Renault Clio (+35.8%) close out the Top 5 while the VW Tiguan (+517.8%), Hyundai Kona (+196.1%) and Opel Astra (+46%) also impress in the remainder of the Top 10. The Toyota Corolla (#12) is the best-selling recent launch (<12 months) ahead of the VW T-Cross (#18), Tesla Model 3 (#36 from #1 in September), Skoda Scala (#47), Citroen C5 Aircross (#55) and Mazda CX-30 (#58).

Previous month: Netherlands September 2019: Tesla Model 3 hits 15.1% share, largest monthly volume outside US (5.768)

One year ago: Netherlands October 2018: Jaguar and Volvo defy market down -19%

Full October 2019 Top 40 All-brands and Top 255 All-models below.

Netherlands October 2019 – brands:

PosBrandOct-19%/18Sep2019%/18PosFY18
1Volkswagen4,49813.2%54.3%540,88611.2%-7.5%11
2Peugeot2,5337.4%-1.9%325,9167.1%-7.7%34
3Renault2,3907.0%34.2%620,5495.6%-41.4%72
4Kia2,2536.6%19.5%821,6285.9%-9.4%65
5Ford2,1286.2%8.3%722,5006.2%2.6%46
6Toyota2,1086.2%41.6%422,2796.1%10.1%57
7BMW1,9565.7%9.4%1019,0835.2%2.6%88
8Skoda1,7335.1%16.5%1215,7364.3%-1.9%99
9Mercedes1,6344.8%20.1%915,2894.2%15.0%1011
10Opel1,6084.7%-29.7%229,3718.0%-10.5%23
11Hyundai1,5184.5%51.8%1113,1543.6%-3.5%1413
12Citroen1,3123.8%24.7%1413,1703.6%6.7%1314
13Audi1,2323.6%111.7%1811,4313.1%-9.6%1515
14Volvo1,2303.6%-25.0%1314,6034.0%1.4%1110
15Nissan1,0563.1%8.6%1610,1862.8%-23.7%1612
16Mazda9672.8%73.9%158,2522.3%-5.3%1818
17Seat8562.5%-11.2%179,5492.6%10.6%1717
18Mini5721.7%-8.9%196,3521.7%3.8%2021
19Suzuki5651.7%-23.3%208,0982.2%-13.5%1916
20Mitsubishi3561.0%-26.1%215,7611.6%-5.1%2122
21Tesla3220.9%-7.5%114,3173.9%154.2%1219
22Porsche2330.7%547.2%251,2090.3%-15.3%2627
23Dacia2240.7%47.4%232,4360.7%-37.6%2324
24Fiat2160.6%-56.0%223,6011.0%-50.1%2220
25Honda1200.4%-4.8%241,2900.4%15.8%2529
26Land Rover1110.3%33.7%261,1870.3%-20.6%2725
27Jaguar730.2%-70.1%287890.2%-39.7%2923
28Lexus700.2%12.9%278790.2%11.1%2831
29DS340.1%-8.1%306350.2%1.1%3132
30Jeep330.1%-48.4%311,3340.4%27.4%2430
31Alfa Romeo260.1%-62.9%336500.2%-49.3%3028
32Smart260.1%-75.5%293330.1%-76.9%3226
33Subaru190.1%-54.8%323260.1%-44.2%3333
34Bentley50.0%66.7%34710.0%69.0%3437
35Ferrari50.0%400.0%37370.0%-21.3%3736
36MG50.0%new –50.0%new44 –
37Maserati30.0%-40.0%38340.0%-43.3%3834
38Alpine20.0%100.0%35530.0%15.2%3535
39Lamborghini20.0%n/a36430.0%168.8%3640
40Morgan10.0%n/a –50.0%-37.5%4342
 –Others660.2%40.4% –1,9160.5%3.8% – –

Netherlands October 2019 – models:

PosModelOct-19%/18Sep2019%/18PosFY18
1VW Polo1,4504.3%81.9%2211,1343.1%-10.0%21
2Kia Niro9122.7%103.6%57,5062.1%43.4%719
3Ford Fiesta8832.6%-4.0%37,7052.1%-18.2%64
4Ford Focus8812.6%55.4%89,4852.6%80.6%317
5Renault Clio8122.4%35.8%67,2102.0%-32.7%92
6Peugeot 1087802.3%-11.8%47,2772.0%-2.2%88
7VW Golf6702.0%-23.0%108,0212.2%-1.4%47
8VW Tiguan6611.9%517.8%314,7411.3%-7.5%1922
9Opel Astra6221.8%46.0%95,5071.5%-16.6%1311
10Hyundai Kona6041.8%196.1%115,2851.4%162.2%1558
11BMW 3-Series6021.8%81.3%214,4571.2%44.1%2040
12Toyota Corolla5711.7%new134,0631.1%new25 –
13Nissan Qashqai5561.6%49.9%184,4121.2%-19.3%2116
14Kia Picanto5501.6%-41.2%257,1492.0%-25.9%103
15Toyota Aygo5381.6%27.8%76,7691.9%5.0%1110
16VW Up!5121.5%-13.8%436,0211.6%-32.4%126
17Skoda Octavia5121.5%-31.7%165,0421.4%-12.0%1614
18VW T-Cross4971.5%new232,8810.8%new41 –
19VW T-Roc4751.4%75.3%884,9611.4%30.7%1731
20Citroen C14681.4%34.9%323,9211.1%9.1%2835
21Toyota Yaris4631.4%-6.3%124,9561.4%-15.1%1812
22Mercedes A-Class4511.3%52.4%193,6661.0%52.6%3149
23Hyundai i104301.3%19.4%143,5451.0%-34.4%3218
24Renault Captur4291.3%14.1%154,1931.1%-41.2%249
25Skoda Kodiaq4231.2%435.4%412,2180.6%111.0%5592
26Renault Mégane4211.2%114.8%173,2400.9%-47.9%3613
27Volvo XC404161.2%2.7%203,9391.1%66.8%2752
28Peugeot 30083931.2%-5.3%344,3601.2%8.1%2227
29Citroen C33651.1%11.6%423,5431.0%-8.1%3330
30Peugeot 3083571.0%-12.9%333,4520.9%-10.3%3432
31Audi A33371.0%78.3%472,7510.8%-18.8%4437
32Toyota C-HR3140.9%5.0%292,9930.8%-28.6%3923
33BMW 1-Series3100.9%6.2%562,4040.7%-8.2%5047
34Peugeot 2083070.9%-30.5%264,2231.2%-28.7%2315
35Mazda CX-53000.9%28.8%273,1050.9%-18.2%3833
36Tesla Model 32980.9%new113,8923.8%new1295
37Volvo V402920.9%-24.5%374,0511.1%-2.3%2626
38Peugeot 20082890.8%34.4%442,3490.6%-42.0%5229
39Mini2880.8%-26.2%353,8471.1%-0.4%2934
40Nissan Leaf2860.8%-20.6%732,3110.6%-5.7%5341
41Opel Grandland X2740.8%18.6%283,7081.0%21.2%3042
42Peugeot 50082730.8%27.6%362,8810.8%12.6%4051
43Renault Kadjar2650.8%150.0%791,4440.4%-34.3%8064
44Opel Crossland X2640.8%2.7%305,4581.5%55.7%1436
45BMW 5-Series2580.8%23.4%612,1950.6%-26.3%5645
46Seat Ibiza2490.7%-2.4%402,7810.8%10.7%4353
47Skoda Scala2490.7%new967150.2%new114 –
48Audi A12410.7%121.1%841,9230.5%1.2%6773
49Renault Twingo2410.7%18.1%601,6880.5%-59.1%7325
50Opel Corsa2400.7%-6.3%633,1120.9%-38.0%3720
51Mercedes C-Class2380.7%65.3%592,4670.7%-1.0%4850
52Skoda Fabia2370.7%125.7%392,8560.8%-0.5%4243
53Volvo V602290.7%-51.0%493,3150.9%10.2%3538
54Skoda Karoq2290.7%-7.7%762,0930.6%35.8%5884
55Citroen C5 Aircross2290.7%new481,8290.5%new66272
56Kia Stonic2270.7%187.3%541,7980.5%-0.9%6880
57Kia Cee’d2190.6%27.3%462,3840.7%26.3%5176
58Mazda CX-302020.6%new1822690.1%new155 –
59Seat Ateca2010.6%179.2%661,8630.5%63.6%6494
60Nissan Micra2000.6%26.6%702,7320.7%-32.9%4528
61Mazda32000.6%292.2%539850.3%33.1%98123
62Fiat 5001930.6%-44.1%522,5440.7%-38.7%4724
63Hyundai i201930.6%59.5%771,7100.5%-9.6%7270
64BMW i31910.6%9.1%581,8300.5%48.8%6588
65Audi e-Tron1910.6%new728830.2%new112194
66Mercedes B-Class1790.5%-42.6%241,9640.5%-5.6%6261
67Seat Arona1770.5%-31.9%812,0490.6%12.4%5972
68Toyota RAV41680.5%257.4%502,2970.6%161.0%54115
69Mercedes CLA-Class1670.5%7.1%571,9860.5%19.8%6182
70Porsche Cayenne1670.5%5466.7%1222880.1%-15.8%150160
71BMW X11620.5%-32.8%651,7320.5%-11.9%7069
72Mitsubishi Space Star1610.5%-26.5%552,4100.7%-21.3%4944
73Mini Countryman1600.5%12.7%681,5060.4%21.5%7693
74Opel Insignia1460.4%22.7%931,3860.4%-7.5%8285
75Hyundai Ioniq1430.4%-18.8%821,3640.4%-25.7%8474
76Mazda21400.4%12.9%621,9970.5%14.4%6079
77Audi A41400.4%288.9%1251,6410.4%-30.6%7460
78Suzuki Ignis1390.4%-43.0%831,9390.5%-12.5%6356
79Ford Ecosport1370.4%-49.1%382,1160.6%10.6%5767
80Mitsubishi Outlander1330.4%-4.3%751,7130.5%104.4%71112
81Suzuki Celerio1330.4%25.5%1011,4160.4%-20.3%8181
82Volvo XC601300.4%-37.2%691,5050.4%-36.6%7755
83Mercedes GLC-Class1280.4%29.3%1276100.2%-32.7%122113
84Mini Clubman1240.4%29.2%719980.3%-1.8%97109
85Kia Sportage1230.4%-8.2%909550.3%-56.9%10165
86Suzuki Swift1220.4%-44.5%512,5600.7%-6.3%4646
87Seat Leon1180.3%-64.6%1101,7430.5%-25.7%6957
88Suzuki Vitara1150.3%113.0%971,2370.3%30.3%87108
89Peugeot 5081130.3%11200.0%741,1340.3%1011.8%91207
90Mercedes Sprinter1090.3%445.0%781,1190.3%133.1%92132
91Citroen C3 Aircross1070.3%-51.1%641,4670.4%-21.8%7871
92Audi Q21010.3%83.6%1381,1370.3%-17.1%9691
93Mercedes E-Class980.3%5.4%671,0800.3%-25.3%9587
94Dacia Sandero920.3%91.7%858160.2%-26.5%107101
95Mercedes GLA-Class910.3%127.5%458190.2%46.0%106127
96Ford Mondeo910.3%46.8%1067030.2%-5.1%115125
97Mazda CX-3880.3%-2.2%801,4470.4%-20.8%7977
98Mercedes Vito870.3%-41.6%1188090.2%87.3%108138
99Hyundai Tucson850.2%2.4%1196000.2%-51.5%12397
100Renault Scénic820.2%12.3%891,2080.3%-45.5%8863
101BMW 4-Series810.2%-29.6%911,1020.3%-20.4%9389
102Renault Zoe800.2%-37.0%951,1380.3%36.5%90114
103Kia Rio790.2%27.4%988260.2%-58.4%10575
104Audi A5780.2%73.3%1269800.3%-21.2%102
105VW Transporter780.2%3800.0%1414080.1%-55.6%136116
106Audi A6720.2%-10.0%1397970.2%-29.1%109103
107Dacia Duster690.2%64.3%1208480.2%-18.4%104107
108BMW 2-Series Tourer680.2%-57.2%871,5080.4%-26.3%7568
109Volvo S60680.2%6700.0%1004680.1%201.9%130197
110Ford Kuga670.2%76.3%1091,1500.3%-49.6%8962
111Skoda Superb630.2%-45.2%941,3720.4%-23.8%8378
112Kia Proceed630.2%new1245390.1%new127
113Citroen C4 Cactus620.2%-19.5%1021,2710.3%-17.3%8686
114VW Passat580.2%-59.7%1031,2800.4%-47.0%8554
115BMW X3580.2%-30.1%1119810.3%-13.3%99104
116Range Rover Evoque570.2%256.3%1323090.1%6.2%148167
117BMW X5560.2%1300.0%1087380.2%191.7%113173
118Seat Mii560.2%36.6%1046720.2%-5.2%117122
119Hyundai i30560.2%14.3%1145760.2%-30.4%125118
120Mitsubishi ASX550.2%0.0%867590.2%-26.0%110111
121Ford Tourneo/Transit Custom540.2%2600.0%1235070.1%337.1%128204
122Seat Tarraco540.2%new1423820.1%new137319
123Jaguar i-Pace540.2%-74.2%1332530.1%-5.6%15639
124Opel Ampera-e520.2%136.4%1404350.1%-40.7%132119
125BMW X2510.1%-23.9%1315780.2%-1.9%124131
126Citroen C4 Spacetourer/Picasso460.1%-9.8%1291810.0%-83.8%17895
127Audi Q3450.1%200.0%1647970.2%115.4%111144
128Honda Jazz450.1%28.6%1474210.1%-8.5%133135
129Kia Soul420.1%4100.0%2141070.0%214.7%209236
130Dacia Logan380.1%-28.3%1306350.2%-54.4%11990
131Renault Talisman380.1%-26.9%1512250.1%-78.4%167110
132Suzuki SX4 S-Cross370.1%-5.1%1165520.2%-50.9%126106
133Mercedes V-Class350.1%66.7%1741810.0%-3.7%179191
134Volvo XC90340.1%-44.3%1134920.1%-36.8%129120
135Volvo V90330.1%-58.8%1356320.2%-48.6%12098
136Mazda6310.1%-39.2%1363380.1%-25.2%145137
137Citroen Berlingo310.1%342.9%190920.0%61.4%217227
138Honda CR-V300.1%15.4%1123510.1%526.8%139223
139Jeep Renegade290.1%-12.1%1483400.1%-19.8%144143
140Porsche Macan290.1%163.6%1463370.1%15.4%146164
141BMW X4290.1%16.0%1612830.1%97.9%151196
142VW Arteon280.1%-3.4%1584160.1%-42.1%135124
143Volvo S90280.1%-9.7%1862010.1%-43.7%175151
144Honda HR-V260.1%73.3%1622710.1%-3.2%154169
145Kia Xceed260.1%new –970.0%new214 –
146Porsche 911/Carrera240.1%200.0%1533460.1%-5.2%141154
147BMW 7-Series230.1%53.3%1551970.1%-0.5%176189
148Dacia Lodgy230.1%475.0% –960.0%-63.8%215174
149Lexus UX220.1%new1432360.1%new164 –
150Renault Espace200.1%25.0%1561540.0%-52.2%184159
151Honda Civic190.1%-61.2%1502470.1%-20.8%160158
152Suzuki Jimny190.1%1800.0%1521590.0%1887.5%182288
153Range Rover Sport180.1%80.0%1493040.1%22.1%149171
154BMW Z4180.1%n/a1372720.1%n/a153 –
155Alfa Romeo Giulia180.1%5.9%2122300.1%-51.5%166139
156Toyota Prius180.1%-18.2%1931270.0%-49.2%195172
157Peugeot Rifter180.1%new2051190.0%11800.0%199 –
158VW Touran170.0%-58.5%1544210.1%-46.6%134121
159DS 7170.0%-29.2%1603450.1%110.4%142186
160Land Rover Discovery Sport170.0%70.0%1771250.0%-58.5%197163
161Skoda Citigo160.0%-84.3%1151,0890.3%-47.0%9466
162BMW 2-Series160.0%-15.8%1852510.1%-23.2%157162
163VW Caddy160.0%128.6%1971580.0%-48.5%183166
164Subaru Legacy/Outback160.0%14.3%195930.0%-24.4%216199
165VW Golf Sportsvan150.0%-53.1%1682500.1%-38.7%159141
166Lexus CT150.0%-37.5%1572200.1%-26.9%169153
167Mercedes GLE-Class150.0%275.0%1341460.0%12.3%186201
168Toyota Camry150.0%new1671020.0%new211 –
169Lexus ES140.0%new1721390.0%new190277
170Smart Fortwo140.0%-30.0%163870.0%-70.3%219165
171Fiat Panda130.0%-79.7%2303460.1%-74.3%14096
172Tesla Model X130.0%-85.7%1172040.1%-89.8%17348
173Smart Forfour120.0%-86.0%1282460.1%-78.6%16199
174Mercedes S-Class120.0%71.4%2041350.0%-32.8%193185
175Audi Q8120.0%-14.3%2091200.0%100.0%206222
176VW California120.0%100.0%199840.0%-1.2%221211
177Nissan X-Trail110.0%-69.4%2112510.1%-59.0%158129
178Kia Optima110.0%-70.3%1212410.1%-13.3%162170
179DS 3 Crossback110.0%new1441800.0%new180 –
180BMW 6-Series110.0%-50.0%2081390.0%-51.6%189168
181Lexus IS110.0%-38.9%188980.0%-45.6%213184
182Fiat 500X100.0%-52.4%1593680.1%-19.8%138140
183Tesla Model S100.0%-96.1%1072200.1%-93.9%17021
184Range Rover100.0%-28.6%1922030.1%23.8%174187
185Porsche Panamera90.0%-10.0%1651970.1%-43.2%177156
186BMW 8-Series90.0%new1761280.0%new194271
187Range Rover Velar80.0%-70.4%1692140.1%-45.5%171146
188Jaguar F-Pace80.0%166.7%1661260.0%-39.7%196182
189BMW X780.0%new181840.0%new220 –
190Ford C-Max60.0%-89.1%1052810.1%-67.8%152117
191Audi Q560.0%-76.0%2022180.1%-43.2%168142
192Toyota Proace60.0%-62.5%1751360.0%-2.2%192198
193Mazda MX-560.0%-14.3%1701110.0%-27.9%205195
194DS 360.0%-25.0%1981070.0%-68.7%208157
195Mercedes AMG GT60.0%500.0%194900.0%73.1%218231
196Opel Combo60.0%500.0%207590.0%2850.0%232314
197VW Sharan60.0%n/a –130.0%-45.8%271255
198Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross50.0%-92.8%1968770.2%-23.3%103105
199Ford Ka+50.0%-88.9%1844550.1%-25.9%131128
200Audi A750.0%25.0%233530.0%-53.9%163205
201Alfa Romeo Stelvio50.0%-44.4%2311470.0%-35.8%185177
202Jaguar XE50.0%-28.6%2031400.0%-58.3%188155
203Lexus NX50.0%-61.5%178720.0%-52.6%224193
204Toyota Prius+50.0%-58.3%200660.0%-39.4%226202
205Hyundai Nexo50.0%25.0%179650.0%550.0%227279
206MG ZS50.0%new –50.0%new299 –
207Toyota Auris40.0%-97.6%1716370.2%-71.0%11859
208BMW 3-Series GT40.0%-82.6%1801190.0%-52.2%198175
209Jaguar E-Pace40.0%-71.4%1451120.0%-47.7%203181
210Citroen Jumpy40.0%300.0% –750.0%2400.0%222262
211Mercedes G-Class40.0%0.0%213740.0%146.7%223243
212Mercedes EQC40.0%new218330.0%new248 –
213Mercedes Citan40.0%n/a –280.0%-78.1%252200
214Jeep Wrangler40.0%n/a219260.0%2500.0%254323
215Skoda Kamiq40.0%new173180.0%new263 –
216Opel Karl30.0%-99.6%27,9782.2%-14.3%55
217Nissan NV20030.0%-72.7%206990.0%65.0%212208
218Lexus RX30.0%-40.0%189650.0%-16.7%228212
219Alfa Romeo Giulietta30.0%-89.7%224640.0%-82.9%229150
220Bentley Continental30.0%200.0%210590.0%181.0%231253
221Toyota Mirai30.0%n/a226470.0%4600.0%239322
222Ferrari Portofino30.0%200.0%240180.0%80.0%261281
223Audi A820.0%n/a –440.0%-63.0%187203
224Jaguar XF20.0%-66.7% –1130.0%-38.3%200190
225Subaru XV20.0%-85.7%1871120.0%-50.0%204176
226Ford Transit Tourneo20.0%100.0%183550.0%-22.5%235219
227Alpine A11020.0%100.0%225530.0%15.2%237232
228Renault Trafic20.0%-93.8% –430.0%-75.3%243192
229Dacia Dokker20.0%-60.0%216410.0%-56.8%244209
230Porsche 71820.0%n/a –180.0%n/a253 –
231Peugeot Partner20.0%100.0%220220.0%-63.9%257216
232Ford Galaxy20.0%n/a –200.0%-73.0%258221
233Toyota Land Cruiser20.0%100.0%239200.0%-52.4%260235
234Porsche Cayman20.0%100.0%243130.0%-62.9%270244
235Bentley Bentayga20.0%n/a244100.0%-33.3%278273
236Hyundai Santa Fe20.0%n/a22960.0%200.0%290310
237Mitsubishi Lancer20.0%n/a –20.0%n/a320 –
238Opel Vivaro10.0%-91.7% –1070.0%-53.7%210180
239BMW i810.0%-80.0%232710.0%14.5%225225
240Seat Alhambra10.0%-66.7% –560.0%-34.9%233214
241VW Touareg10.0%-85.7%215550.0%7.8%236229
242Peugeot Expert10.0%0.0%234430.0%514.3%242263
243VW Crafter10.0%-66.7%217390.0%-44.3%245220
244Land Rover Discovery10.0%-83.3%235320.0%-66.7%249210
245Audi Q710.0%n/a227320.0%-23.8%250218
246Lamborghini Urus10.0%n/a236310.0%675.0%251290
247Audi TT10.0%n/a237190.0%11.8%256267
248Maserati Ghibli10.0%0.0% –150.0%-28.6%265257
249Maserati Levante10.0%-66.7%241150.0%-48.3%266246
250Kia Sorento10.0%0.0% –120.0%-58.6%274247
251Ferrari 48810.0%n/a –90.0%-43.8%280268
252Ferrari 812 Superfast10.0%n/a –80.0%-27.3%281280
253Lamborghini Huracan10.0%n/a –70.0%-22.2%287285
254Subaru Impreza10.0%-75.0% –80.0%-61.9%288259
255Toyota Verso-S10.0%n/a22160.0%n/a293 –
256Maserati Quattroporte10.0%0.0% –40.0%-55.6%302283
257Morgan Plus-410.0%n/a –40.0%100.0%303304

Source: RAI Vereniging

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  1. Opel has stopped production of the Karl, until Sept a top 5 model in NL. Adam idem. Hence the brand’s drop. Similar effect on Opel sales in Italy and the UK.

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