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Austria 2008: VW Golf leads, Audi A4 up to #3

Audi A4

The car market is down only 1.5% in 2008 in Austria at 293,697 registrations. The VW Golf is the best selling car again this year with 12,724 sales and 4.3% share. It lead the way 10 months out of 12, and is followed by a Skoda Fabia boosted by its new generation launched during the year, #2 at 8,106 sales and 2.8% share.

Only 24 units below is the Audi A4, delivering its best-ever year in Austria at #3 with 8,082 sales and 2.8%. It was even #1 in August. Below are the VW Polo (-16%), Peugeot 207 (-1%) and VW Passat (-28%). The new VW Golf VI, launched in September, progresses fast and takes the lead in December at 594 sales. It clocks up 1,786 sales in 4 months.

Austria Full Year 2008:

Pos Model 2008 % 08/07 2007 % Pos
1 VW Golf V 12,724 4.3% -6% 13,510 4.5% 1
2 Skoda Fabia 8,106 2.8% 5% 7,710 2.6% 4
3 Audi A4 8,082 2.8% 40% 5,785 1.9% 8
4 VW Polo 7,570 2.6% -16% 8,994 3.0% 2
5 Peugeot 207 5,873 2.0% -1% 5,942 2.0% 7
6 VW Passat 5,870 2.0% -28% 8,139 2.7% 3
7 Skoda Octavia 5,498 1.9% -9% 6,040 2.0% 5
8 Seat Ibiza 5,145 1.8% 171% 1,897 0.6%
9 Opel Corsa 4,779 1.6% -7% 5,146 1.7% 9
10 Ford Focus 4,707 1.6% -5% 4,966 1.7% 12
11 Opel Astra 4,477 1.5% -25% 6,000 2.0% 6
12 Opel Zafira 4,471 1.5% -4% 4,650 1.6% 15
13 Fiat Punto 4,431 1.5% -12% 5,061 1.7% 11
14 Mazda2 4,229 1.4% 40% 3,016 1.0% 25
15 Audi A3 4,178 1.4% -18% 5,113 1.7% 10
16 Kia Cee’d 4,172 1.4% 116% 1,928 0.6%
17 VW Tiguan 4,154 1.4% new 300 0.1%
18 Ford Galaxy 4,111 1.4% 25% 3,301 1.1% 22
19 Renault Clio 4,060 1.4% -9% 4,448 1.5% 16
20 BMW 3-Series 4,056 1.4% -13% 4,676 1.6% 14
21 Opel Meriva 4,030 1.4% -15% 4,748 1.6% 13
22 Ford Fiesta 3,615 1.2% 9% 3,315 1.1% 21
23 VW Touran 3,454 1.2% -20% 4,343 1.5% 17
24 Nissan Qashqai 3,358 1.1% 37% 2,454 0.8% 33
25 Mazda6 3,342 1.1% 4% 3,218 1.1% 24

Source: www.auto.at

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