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January new vehicle sales breaks 2016 downwards spiral

01.02.2017

In a reversal of fortunate, new vehicle sales have started 2017 off on a high note following successive months of straight declines in 2016.

Aggregate total domestic sales for January increased by 3.7% to 50 333 units compared to the 48 514 sold over the same period last year. Individual segments also registered a welcome upturn with the market for passenger vehicles improving by 4.7% from 35 153 to 36 794, the first increase in nearly 14 months.

Light commercial vehicles posted a minimal 1.6% gain with 11 977 sales compared to 2016's 11 790, while medium and heavy duty commercial vehicles sales declined by 3.0% and 1.5% respectively. Refurbishments at BMW's Rosslyn Plant however contributed in exports recording a noticeable decline of 10.3% from 14 343 units to 13 001.

 

JANUARY TOP 50 BEST SELLERS

POS MAKE UNITS
1 Volkswagen Polo Vivo 2989
2 Volkswagen Polo 2734
3 Ford Ranger 2677
4 Toyota Corolla / Auris / Quest 2628
5 Toyota Hilux 2398
6 Toyota Etios 2302
7 Ford Fiesta 1707
8 Toyota Fortuner 1233
9 Toyota Quantum 1192
10 Nissan NP200 1150
11 Nissan NP300 1062
12 Chevrolet Spark 991
13 Ford EcoSport 828
14 Isuzu KB 772
15 Datusn G0 / Go+ 749
16 Toyota RAV4 689
17 Toyota Avanza 627
18 Renault Kwid 621
19 Chevrolet Utility 609
20 Nissan Almera 502
21 BMW 3-series 447
22 Volkswagen Golf 435
23 Renault Clio 394
24 Renault Sandero 384
25 Ford Figo 377
26 Ford Everest 365
27 Ford Focus 364
28 Mazda CX-3 326
29 Mazda CX-5 301
30 Toyota Land Cruiser 294
31 Volkswagen Tiguan 282
32 Nissan X-Trail 276
33 Volkswagen up! 252
34 Mazda3 244
35 BMW 1-series 239
36 Volkswagen Amarok 237
37 Nissan NV350 231
38 Mazda2 228
39 Audi A3 226
40 Suzuki Swift 197
41 Nissan Qashqai 202
42 Volkswagen Caddy 188
43 Toyota Yaris 185
44 Audi A4 183
45 BMW 2-series 180
46 BMW X1 169
47 Honda Brio 167
48 Toyota Aygo 156
49 Volkswagen T6 155
50 BMW 4-series 154

Article written by Autodealer
01.02.2017
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