The Iran Khodro Tara is now inside the Iranian Top 10.
Production of models with data available in Iran is up 5.4% year-on-year over the first 7 months of 2023 to 657,983 units. Peugeot, who doesn’t share the detail by model, edges don -2% to just under 200,000 units over the period. The Saipa Tiba (-12.8%) remains the best-selling vehicle in Iran but drops significantly year-on-year. It’s not the case for the Saipa Quick hatch, up by a vigorous 16.5%. The Iran Khodro Dena (+4.1%) confirms it is now the brand’s most popular nameplate above the Samand (+22.1%). Now that the Saipa Pride is out of the equation, the Saipa 151 Van takes flight at +46.1%. Below, the new Saipa Shahin (+95.5%) advances two spots to #7 while the other local new model, the Iran Khodro Tara (+239.2%) triples its sales year-on-year to break into the Top 10 at #9.
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Full 7 months 2023 production data for selected 20 models below.