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Bulgaria September 2021: Dacia and Renault equal #1, sales off -12.1%

The Renault Express is up to #10 in Bulgaria in September.

The Bulgarian new car market drops -12.1% year-on-year in September to 1.932 registrations, leading to a year-to-date tally up 18.6% to 24.008 units. Dacia (-4.5%) and Renault (-22.3%) end the month equal #1 in the brands ranking with 12.1% share each but it’s Dacia (+51.2%) that easily holds the year-to-date top spot. Toyota (-39.1%) struggles in third place whereas Kia (+80.9%) surges four spots on August to #4 and Ford (+21.6%) is up seven to #5. Mercedes (+36.4%) and BMW (+11.9%) also shine in the remainder of the Top 10. Further down, Volvo (+109.1%), Seat (+75%), Suzuki (+62.1%), Lexus (+55.6%), Citroen (+34.7%), Audi (+31%) and Mazda (+28.6%) impress.

Model-wise, the discontinued Dacia Dokker remains the best-seller in Bulgaria with 5.1% share vs. 6.7% so far this year, it distances the Renault Clio and Ford Transit/Custom both up 9 spots on August to #2 and #3 respectively. The Renault Master is up three to #4 and the Dacia Duster down three to #5. The Kia Ceed shoots up to 6th place ahead of the Nissan Qashqai, Kia Sportage and Toyota Corolla. The new Renault Express is up 15 ranks on last month to #10.

Previous month: Bulgaria August 2021: Dacia, Toyota lift market up 6.9%

One year ago: Bulgaria September 2020: Renault, Peugeot buck 8th straight double-digit drop (-11.6%)

Full September 2021 Top 40 All-brands and Top 215 All-models below.

Bulgaria September 2021 – brands:

PosBrandSep-21%/20Aug2021%/20PosFY20
1Dacia23312.1%-4.5%13,48114.5%51.2%11
2Renault23312.1%-22.3%32,3559.8%-2.0%32
3Toyota1628.4%-39.1%22,39210.0%27.0%24
4Kia1618.3%80.9%81,2885.4%45.4%88
5Ford1417.3%21.6%128273.4%21.1%1211
6Peugeot1407.2%-26.7%51,8487.7%33.8%56
7Volkswagen1156.0%-30.7%41,7157.1%0.6%65
8Mercedes904.7%36.4%79594.0%31.7%1010
9BMW753.9%11.9%118893.7%18.4%119
10Skoda703.6%-58.3%91,9688.2%-8.1%43
11Nissan673.5%-57.1%61,3145.5%-7.7%77
12Citroen663.4%34.7%109594.0%33.9%912
13Opel643.3%-5.9%174681.9%0.2%1614
14Suzuki472.4%62.1%163751.6%37.4%1717
15Hyundai462.4%-31.3%146682.8%25.6%1313
16Audi382.0%31.0%154802.0%30.4%1415
17Mazda361.9%28.6%134752.0%74.0%1516
18Volvo231.2%109.1%201850.8%37.0%1820
19Seat211.1%75.0%261520.6%24.6%2121
20Lexus140.7%55.6%191080.4%50.0%2325
21Mitsubishi110.6%-21.4%181550.6%-11.4%2019
22Land Rover90.5%12.5%221180.5%21.6%2223
23Jeep80.4%100.0%28650.3%16.1%2727
24Honda70.4%40.0%23900.4%-23.1%2422
25Porsche70.4%75.0%27670.3%-6.9%2626
26Fiat60.3%-60.0%211650.7%-17.5%1918
27Great Wall60.3%n/a32450.2%28.6%3029
28Isuzu60.3%500.0%33440.2%33.3%3230
29Mini50.3%66.7%29690.3%-1.4%2524
30Haval50.3%400.0%30470.2%80.8%2932
31SsangYong30.2%200.0%36580.2%1060.0%2834
32Subaru30.2%50.0%24450.2%66.7%3131
33Alfa Romeo30.2%-40.0%31230.1%-23.3%3428
34DS30.2%200.0%25230.1%283.3%3536
35Maserati30.2%50.0%35120.0%33.3%3635
36Jaguar20.1%0.0%34390.2%95.0%3333
37Lada20.1%n/a37100.0%400.0%3739
38Tesla10.1%n/a –90.0%50.0%3838
39Ferrari00.0%n/a –70.0%133.3%3941
40Lamborghini00.0%n/a –50.0%66.7%4042

Bulgaria September 2021 – models:

PosModelSep-21%Aug2021%/20PosFY20
1Dacia Dokker985.1%11,6066.7%90.5%12
2Renault Clio743.8%118683.6%-21.9%41
3Ford Transit/Custom733.8%123461.4%56.6%1418
4Renault Master663.4%76672.8%27.0%68
5Dacia Duster593.1%29614.0%24.5%35
6Kia Ceed512.6%1382731.1%75.0%2036
7Nissan Qashqai502.6%31,0204.2%-16.0%23
8Kia Sportage502.6%55232.2%59.0%1013
9Toyota Corolla442.3%47643.2%30.8%56
10Renault Express412.1%25910.4%new63 –
11Renault Megane361.9%362801.2%-12.5%1812
12Dacia Logan351.8%302200.9%14.0%2514
13Peugeot Boxer321.7%292491.0%18.6%2123
14Kia Xceed311.6%681360.6%60.0%4380
15Toyota RAV4301.6%82861.2%17.2%1716
16Toyota Hilux291.5%431310.5%-21.6%4633
17Peugeot 508291.5%24950.4%69.6%6091
18Dacia Sandero281.4%135902.5%40.5%87
19Ford Ranger281.4%125830.3%-28.4%7140
20Mercedes GLE251.3%102311.0%26.2%2427
21Toyota C-HR241.2%64391.8%86.8%1115
22Citroen Jumper231.2%471290.5%53.6%4769
23Skoda Octavia221.1%96072.5%-41.7%74
24Peugeot 208211.1%863191.3%81.3%1631
25VW Arteon211.1%671370.6%17.1%4250
26VW Golf191.0%631960.8%-14.4%2920
27Mercedes GLS180.9%331390.6%36.3%4054
28Seat Leon180.9%112730.3%121.2%81134
29VW T Cross150.8%211650.7%0.6%3430
30Mazda CX-5150.8%321630.7%91.8%3571
31Opel Crossland150.8%56850.4%-4.5%6965
32Peugeot 301150.8%51630.3%-17.1%9370
33Hyundai Tucson140.7%641610.7%57.8%3644
34Suzuki Vitara140.7%371240.5%21.6%4947
35Opel Mokka140.7%84550.2%new102 –
36Citroen C3130.7%205272.2%16.1%99
37Mercedes S class130.7%139950.4%131.7%59135
38Opel Combo130.7%155890.4%71.2%6782
39Toyota Yaris120.6%143721.5%-0.8%1310
40Peugeot 3008120.6%152160.9%-16.3%2619
41Dacia Lodgy120.6%171030.4%39.2%5551
42Citroen C-Elysée120.6% –180.1%157.1%185209
43Skoda Superb110.6%343301.4%0.6%1511
44VW Caddy110.6%161780.7%-21.2%3221
45VW Passat110.6%581710.7%20.4%3329
46BMW 3 Series110.6%591380.6%39.4%4146
47BMW X5110.6%661320.5%25.7%4443
48Peugeot Partner110.6%261320.5%80.8%4558
49Hyundai Kona110.6%751200.5%-44.2%5026
50Ford Ecosport110.6%111690.3%15.0%8585
51Kia Stonic100.5%38890.4%0.0%6677
52Ford Focus100.5%109760.3%-16.5%7563
53Volvo XC90100.5%101560.2%47.4%100109
54Renault Captur90.5%1062471.0%26.0%2222
55Skoda Fabia90.5%352090.9%31.4%2732
56Skoda Kamiq90.5%1071990.8%63.1%2837
57Skoda Karoq90.5%1001890.8%28.6%3034
58Kia Rio90.5%541150.5%-16.7%5341
59BMW X790.5%76990.4%5.3%5661
60Suzuki Ignis90.5%44680.3%41.7%8694
61VW Transporter90.5%158630.3%117.2%95137
62Mazda CX-3080.4%231170.5%18.2%5255
63Peugeot 500880.4%77940.4%49.2%6173
64Suzuki Swift80.4%49860.4%120.5%68116
65Audi Q580.4%50720.3%41.2%8290
66Hyundai Ioniq80.4%57560.2%460.0%99200
67BMW X480.4%97370.2%12.1%129113
68Mercedes GLC70.4%221260.5%3.3%4842
69Citroen Berlingo70.4%391190.5%3.5%5138
70Mercedes Sprinter70.4%60930.4%17.7%6275
71Opel Corsa70.4%83900.4%20.0%6478
72Ford Fiesta70.4%140750.3%-23.5%7666
73Audi Q870.4%78740.3%0.0%7768
74Toyota Camry70.4%79740.3%8.8%8081
75Lexus RX70.4%71580.2%56.8%98111
76Suzuki Jimny70.4%93520.2%15.6%104103
77Mitsubishi L20070.4%95420.2%61.5%119130
78Suzuki SX470.4%74420.2%7.7%122102
79Peugeot 200860.3%273781.6%131.9%1228
80VW Tiguan60.3%82960.4%-4.0%5852
81VW Polo60.3%69840.3%-15.2%7048
82BMW X660.3%55820.3%-8.9%7256
83VW Up!60.3%19790.3%-9.2%7367
84Nissan Juke60.3%108740.3%45.1%7853
85VW Touareg60.3%156720.3%10.8%8379
86BMW 5 Series60.3%126580.2%48.7%97100
87Toyota Highlander60.3%73470.2%new109 –
88Hyundai Bayon60.3%122180.1%new186 –
89Skoda Kodiaq50.3%871810.8%37.1%3135
90Audi Q350.3%40760.3%137.5%74112
91Toyota Land Cruiser50.3%124630.3%12.5%9486
92Opel Astra50.3%128490.2%-32.9%10776
93Mercedes A class50.3%72480.2%23.1%10898
94Kia Niro50.3%102460.2%64.3%110117
95Mazda350.3%52460.2%12.2%11195
96Volvo XC6050.3%103460.2%12.2%11297
97Opel Grandland X50.3%115420.2%-50.0%12160
98Kia Proceed50.3%189400.2%42.9%127142
99Mazda250.3%145300.1%150.0%143180
100Lexus NX50.3%132250.1%66.7%161182
101Isuzu BTF50.3%174180.1%n/a187284
102Mercedes X Class50.3% –90.0%0.0%217207
103VW T Roc40.2%282801.2%3.7%1917
104Toyota Aygo40.2%881440.6%35.8%3949
105Nissan X-Trail40.2%411100.5%22.2%5445
106VW Crafter40.2%48900.4%18.4%6562
107Citroen C5 Aircross40.2%90660.3%88.6%87129
108Citroen C440.2%62550.2%new101 –
109Ford Kuga40.2%92510.2%325.0%105164
110BMW X340.2%160420.2%-20.8%11592
111Haval H640.2%188400.2%60.0%126148
112BMW 8 series40.2%161380.2%46.2%128141
113Peugeot 10840.2%42360.1%300.0%131189
114BMW 7 Series40.2%197280.1%-15.2%149121
115Great Wall Steed 640.2% –250.1%4.2%160140
116Audi A340.2%202230.1%21.1%165155
117VW ID.440.2%81130.1%new205 –
118Honda Jazz40.2%181120.0%-33.3%208166
119Skoda Scala30.2%462351.0%46.9%2325
120Renault Trafic30.2%18740.3%29.8%7983
121Nissan Navara30.2%142660.3%288.2%88146
122Audi Q730.2%110650.3%-11.0%8974
123Ford Puma30.2%70610.3%177.3%96136
124Fiat Doblo30.2% –370.2%37.0%130139
125Volvo XC4030.2%162330.1%13.8%139132
126Audi A630.2%144320.1%-17.9%14088
127Ford Mondeo30.2%116310.1%14.8%142118
128Mercedes E class30.2%195290.1%190.0%146176
129Jeep Compass30.2%117280.1%3.7%150147
130Mini Countryman30.2% –280.1%0.0%152119
131Porsche 91130.2%146280.1%16.7%153153
132Citroen C3 Aircross30.2%45260.1%136.4%157191
133Opel Insignia30.2%121220.1%-56.0%17196
134Alfa Romeo Stelvio30.2%203200.1%-25.9%178123
135Mazda MX-3030.2%53170.1%1600.0%192188
136Maserati Levante30.2%183110.0%57.1%213214
137Hyundai i2020.1%311550.6%47.6%3739
138BMW X120.1%89640.3%-3.0%9187
139Fiat Tipo20.1%127490.2%-41.7%10659
140Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross20.1%159440.2%-22.8%11393
141Hyundai Santa Fe20.1%129420.2%10.5%116104
142Mercedes GLA20.1% –420.2%133.3%117159
143Mitsubishi Space Star20.1%80420.2%147.1%120158
144Audi A820.1%114400.2%29.0%125114
145Volvo S6020.1%191350.1%191.7%135194
146BMW i320.1%131330.1%37.5%137157
147Mercedes G class20.1%192330.1%83.3%138163
148Audi A720.1%198250.1%92.3%158181
149Land Rover Defender20.1%166240.1%118.2%164201
150BMW 4 Series20.1%167230.1%1050.0%166217
151Honda HR-V20.1%147230.1%35.3%169178
152VW ID.320.1% –220.1%340.0%173175
153Jeep Wrangler20.1% –210.1%40.0%174171
154Audi A520.1%134200.1%185.7%180212
155Renault Arkana20.1%170200.1%new182 –
156Range Rover Sport20.1%172190.1%35.7%184168
157Lexus UX20.1%173180.1%28.6%188167
158Skoda Enyaq20.1%150180.1%new190 –
159Subaru Outback20.1%136160.1%100.0%195211
160Opel Movano20.1%176150.1%-21.1%197169
161Great Wall Steed 720.1%177140.1%n/a199 –
162Nissan Leaf20.1%137140.1%40.0%200198
163Range Rover Velar20.1%206130.1%30.0%203205
164DS 7 Crossback20.1% –120.0%140.0%207219
165Jaguar i-Pace20.1% –80.0%n/a223223
166Range Rover  20.1%18580.0%-50.0%224174
167Ssangyong Tivoli20.1% –70.0%n/a228236
168Volvo V9020.1% –40.0%0.0%248229
169Lada Niva20.1% –30.0%n/a252 –
170Suzuki Swace20.1% –20.0%new263 –
171Mini One20.1%20.0%0.0%264271
172Peugeot 30810.1%651450.6%-28.9%3824
173Hyundai i1010.1%141650.3%54.8%90106
174BMW 2 Series10.1%91530.2%65.6%103115
175Mercedes GLB10.1%94420.2%5.0%118105
176Hyundai i3010.1%113410.2%485.7%123125
177Renault Kadjar10.1%96360.1%-49.3%13272
178Honda Civic10.1%190350.1%-23.9%133107
179Seat Arona10.1% –320.1%14.3%141133
180BMW X210.1%98290.1%20.8%144152
181Renault Kangoo10.1%194290.1%-37.0%14789
182VW Combi10.1%164290.1%-35.6%14899
183Seat Tarraco10.1% –280.1%21.7%154144
184BMW 1 Series10.1%165250.1%8.7%159154
185Isuzu Turquoise10.1% –240.1%4.3%163165
186Fiat 500X10.1%118230.1%76.9%168193
187Nissan Micra10.1%119220.1%-35.3%170122
188Peugeot Expert10.1%120220.1%46.7%172173
189Porsche Cayenne10.1%201210.1%-34.4%176138
190Audi Q210.1%105200.1%185.7%181160
191Ford Tourneo10.1%148170.1%-22.7%191151
192Mercedes C class10.1%149170.1%70.0%193143
193Land Rover Discovery Sport10.1%151160.1%-20.0%194161
194Jeep Renegade10.1% –130.1%62.5%202197
195Subaru XV10.1%153130.1%85.7%204192
196Audi E-Tron10.1%179120.0%140.0%206222
197DS 3 Crossback10.1%85110.0%n/a211245
198Hyundai Elantra10.1%18290.0%12.5%216204
199VW Multivan10.1% –90.0%-10.0%219199
200BMW 6 Series10.1%20780.0%0.0%220213
201Ford Mustang10.1% –80.0%-20.0%221185
202Haval H210.1%18480.0%-11.1%222196
203Porsche Taycan10.1%20970.0%16.7%225210
204Seat Ibiza10.1% –70.0%-68.2%226145
205Ssangyong Korando10.1%21070.0%75.0%227240
206Mercedes Vito10.1%15460.0%20.0%232233
207Volvo V6010.1% –60.0%50.0%233216
208Nissan e NV 20010.1%18740.0%100.0%245235
209Porsche Panamera10.1% –40.0%33.3%247227
210Jeep Grand Cherokee10.1% –20.0%-60.0%260238
211Porsche 71810.1% –20.0%100.0%261292
212Dacia Spring10.1% –10.0%new291 –
213Jeep Gladiator10.1% –10.0%new292 –
214Tesla Model Y10.1% –10.0%new293 –
215Toyota Prius10.1%10.0%-90.9%294195

Source: Manufacturers

This Post Has 3 Comments
    1. I highly doubt because Jogger and Duster are impractical for companies and too expensive for citizens in Bulgaria. I believe Renault Express will take all the credit from now on.

  1. Lodgy and Dokker still represent 110 units or almost half of Dacia sales. When inventory is over, Dacia sales in BG will fall a lot.

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