Chevrolet sales are up 54.3% year-on-year in 2022.
27/02 update: Now with Top 15 models.
52,857 new light vehicles found a home in Uruguay in 2022, a solid 7.2% year-on-year lift. This year Chevrolet (+54.3%) roars into the top spot with 14.1% share vs. 9.8% in 2021, delivering the largest gain in the Top 10. Volkswagen (-0.3%) stays in 2nd place but loses almost one percentage point of share to 11.4%. Renault (+3.2%) also camps on its 2021 ranking at #3 while Hyundai (+19.2%) is up two spots to #4. #1 last year, Fiat (-23.1%) sinks to 5th place, distancing Suzuki (-5.6%) down two ranks to #4 and Toyota (+20.4%) up two to #7. Citroen (+36.6%) and Peugeot (+11.9%) also impress in the remainder of the Top 10.
Over in the models ranking, the Hyundai HB20 (+16.2%) overtakes the Fiat Strada (-11.5%) to snap the top spot, Uruguay being the only market in the world to crown this nameplate. The Chevrolet Joy (+100.7%) doubles its sales year-on-year and gains six spots on 2021 to close the podium. The Renault Oroch (+21.4%) is also up the ladder at #4 as its the Chevrolet Onix (+51.6%) up five ranks to #5. All other Top 10 models drop down the charts bar the Suzuki Celerio now among the 10 best-selling nameplates in the country.
Previous year: Uruguay Full Year 2021: Fiat and Strada top market shooting up 41.6% (with Full Year 2020 figures)
Full Year 2022 Top 70 all brands ranking and Top 15 models vs. Full Year 2021 figures below.
Full December 2022 Top 50 all brands ranking below.