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Uruguay 2010: Chevrolet Classic best seller, Chery at +263%

The Uruguayan car market is on fire in 2010: with 42,675 registrations, it’s up 64% on 2009 and constitutes a new record for the country, beating the 36,771 units figure from 1998.

Chevrolet dominates at 27.3% market share and sales up 92%, It was the first brand to sell more than 1,000 cars in a month in Uruguay (in March), reiterating this feat 6 more times this year. The Chevrolet Classic, a 1993 Opel Corsa restyled in 2010, is the best-selling car in the country.

No models ranking is available, only the brands one which shows VW (+67%) and Fiat (+26%) keeping their respective 2nd and 3rd places. The big event this year is the fantastic arrival of Chery in 5th position with 1,984 sales (+263%!) and 4.6% of the Uruguayan market, ahead of very significant brands like Peugeot, Ford, Renault, Toyota, Hyundai and Citroen!

Full Top 10 Brands Ranking Table: click on ‘Read more’ below.

The Chery Tiggo is assembled in Uruguay

Uruguay Brands Ranking Table:

Pos Brand 2010 % 10/09 2009 % Pos
1 Chevrolet 11,657 27.3% 92% 6,071 23.4% 1
2 VW 5,192 12.2% 67% 3,106 12.0% 2
3 Fiat 3,755 8.8% 26% 2,971 11.4% 3
4 Nissan 2,135 5.0% 94% 1,103 4.2% 6
5 Chery 1,984 4.6% 263% 547 2.1% 13
6 Peugeot 1,891 4.4% 11% 1,698 6.5% 4
7 Ford 1,694 4.0% 40% 1,212 4.7% 5
8 Renault 1,632 3.8% 90% 859 3.3% 8
9 Toyota 1,560 3.7% 55% 1,005 3.9% 7
10 Hyundai 1,366 3.2% 77% 770 3.0% 10
Total Market 42,675 100% 64% 25,977 100%

Source: ACAU

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