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Italy December 2010: Mini in Top 10, Punto #1 for 17th year

December car sales are down 22% in Italy at 131,202 units, bringing the 2010 total to 1,972,617, down 9% on 2009. The Fiat Punto is the best selling car in Italy for the 17th year in a row (the 1st gen Punto launched in Nov 93) with sales down 15% at 155,301 (7.9%).

The Top 6 is unchanged this year: the Fiat Panda is #2 for the 9th year in a row, down 19% at 7% share, ahead of the Ford Fiesta (-8% at 5%), Fiat 500 (-15% at 3.5%), VW Golf (-8% at 2.6%) and Opel Corsa (-2% at 2.6%). The VW Polo is up 69% and 12 spots in 7th and the Renault Clio is up 34% and 5 spots in 10th.

In December, the Mini breaks into the Top 10 for the first time since its reintroduction in 2001: it is 10th with 2,440 sales, the new Ford C-Max is #17 and the Fiat Doblo reaches its best at #21.

More commentaries, December and Full Year Top 50 below.

Other 2010 highlights include the 15th place of the Opel Astra, up 9 spots and 29% with 26,681 sales, the 20th place of the Renault Megane (+30%), the 24th place of the Peugeot 206+ (+ 18 spots), the 25th place of the Renault Scenic (+96% and 34 spots!) and the arrival of the Alfa Romeo Giulietta at #34 (14,399 sales) and the Chevrolet Spark at #38 (13,530 sales).

Italy December 2010 Top 50:

Pos Model Dec % Nov 2010 % Pos
1 Fiat Punto 10,332 7.9% 2 155,301 7.9% 1
2 Fiat Panda 9,882 7.5% 1 138,530 7.0% 2
3 Ford Fiesta 5,254 4.0% 3 97,693 5.0% 3
4 Opel Corsa 4,397 3.4% 6 51,371 2.6% 6
5 Lancia Ypsilon 3,763 2.9% 5 46,516 2.4% 9
6 Fiat 500 3,616 2.8% 4 68,461 3.5% 4
7 VW Golf 3,614 2.8% 8 51,778 2.6% 5
8 VW Polo 3,263 2.5% 7 48,296 2.4% 7
9 Toyota Yaris 2,668 2.0% 12 35,450 1.8% 11
10 Mini 2,440 1.9% 16 18,044 0.9% 23
11 Citroen C3 2,398 1.8% 9 48,143 2.4% 8
12 Peugeot 207 2,239 1.7% 17 29,384 1.5% 14
13 Opel Astra 2,062 1.6% 20 26,681 1.4% 15
14 Opel Meriva 1,897 1.4% 13 17,516 0.9% 26
15 Nissan Qashqai 1,838 1.4% 10 31,856 1.6% 12
16 Alfa Romeo Mi.To 1,606 1.2% 22 25,924 1.3% 17
17 Ford C-Max 1,574 1.2% 25 11,411 0.6% 46
18 Ford Focus 1,545 1.2% 14 29,784 1.5% 13
19 Renault Clio 1,495 1.1% 11 40,751 2.1% 10
20 Chevrolet Spark 1,378 1.1% 23 13,530 0.7% 38
21 Fiat Doblo 1,289 1.0% 74 7,301 0.4% 61
22 Toyota Aygo 1,258 1.0% 40 14,008 0.7% 35
23 BMW Serie 1 1,230 0.9% 59 9,602 0.5% 53
24 Smart Fortwo 1,229 0.9% 21 26,039 1.3% 16
25 Mercedes Classe B 1,220 0.9% 38 11,461 0.6% 45
26 Alfa Romeo Giulietta 1,206 0.9% 15 14,399 0.7% 34
27 Mercedes Classe A 1,157 0.9% 19 19,276 1.0% 21
28 Peugeot 206 1,150 0.9% 30 18,021 0.9% 24
29 Fiat Bravo 1,144 0.9% 27 24,997 1.3% 18
30 BMW Serie 3 1,121 0.9% 31 13,935 0.7% 36
31 Nissan Juke 1,076 0.8% 24 3,415 0.2% n/a
32 Hyundai i10 974 0.7% 53 16,908 0.9% 28
33 Lancia Musa 957 0.7% 39 22,429 1.1% 19
34 Dacia Sandero 950 0.7% 37 15,279 0.8% 33
35 Audi A3 940 0.7% 43 13,606 0.7% 37
36 Ford Ka 933 0.7% 54 17,269 0.9% 27
37 Peugeot 3008 904 0.7% 35 11,520 0.6% 44
38 Renault Megane 900 0.7% 18 22,268 1.1% 20
39 Lancia Delta 881 0.7% 33 16,846 0.9% 29
40 Peugeot 107 880 0.7% 46 16,376 0.8% 30
41 Peugeot 308 850 0.6% 47 12,729 0.6% 40
42 Renault Scenic 825 0.6% 28 17,863 0.9% 25
43 Audi A4 824 0.6% 29 18,701 0.9% 22
44 Toyota RAV4 822 0.6% 48 9,893 0.5% 51
45 Opel Agila 769 0.6% 57 9,884 0.5% 52
46 Citroen C1 757 0.6% 36 16,364 0.8% 31
47 Fiat Qubo 741 0.6% 50 16,048 0.8% 32
48 Opel Insignia 734 0.6% 26 12,064 0.6% 42
49 Fiat Croma 698 0.5% 32 8,067 0.4% 56
50 VW Tiguan 677 0.5% 34 12,868 0.7% 39

Italy Full Year 2010 Top 50:

Pos Model 2010 % 10/09 2009 % Pos
1 Fiat Punto 155,301 7.9% -15% 182,942 8.4% 1
2 Fiat Panda 138,530 7.0% -19% 172,028 7.9% 2
3 Ford Fiesta 97,693 5.0% -8% 106,281 4.9% 3
4 Fiat 500 68,461 3.5% -15% 80,143 3.7% 4
5 VW Golf 51,778 2.6% -8% 56,412 2.6% 5
6 Opel Corsa 51,371 2.6% -2% 52,426 2.4% 6
7 VW Polo 48,296 2.4% 69% 28,547 1.3% 19
8 Citroen C3 48,143 2.4% 7% 44,965 2.1% 9
9 Lancia Ypsilon 46,516 2.4% -9% 50,858 2.3% 7
10 Renault Clio 40,751 2.1% 34% 30,362 1.4% 15
11 Toyota Yaris 35,450 1.8% -17% 42,731 2.0% 10
12 Nissan Qashqai 31,856 1.6% 0% 31,776 1.5% 14
13 Ford Focus 29,784 1.5% -27% 40,603 1.9% 11
14 Peugeot 207 29,384 1.5% -36% 45,947 2.1% 8
15 Opel Astra 26,681 1.4% 29% 20,724 1.0% 24
16 Smart Fortwo 26,039 1.3% -11% 29,118 1.3% 18
17 Alfa Romeo Mi.To 25,924 1.3% -12% 29,300 1.3% 17
18 Fiat Bravo 24,997 1.3% -36% 39,015 1.8% 12
19 Lancia Musa 22,429 1.1% -24% 29,598 1.4% 16
20 Renault Megane 22,268 1.1% 30% 17,066 0.8% 33
21 Mercedes Classe A 19,276 1.0% 16% 16,555 0.8% 34
22 Audi A4 18,701 0.9% -12% 21,223 1.0% 22
23 Mini 18,044 0.9% 3% 17,545 0.8% 30
24 Peugeot 206 18,021 0.9% 40% 12,896 0.6% 42
25 Renault Scenic 17,863 0.9% 96% 9,136 0.4% 59
26 Opel Meriva 17,516 0.9% 22% 14,328 0.7% 37
27 Ford Ka 17,269 0.9% -5% 18,146 0.8% 28
28 Hyundai i10 16,908 0.9% -20% 21,261 1.0% 21
29 Lancia Delta 16,846 0.9% -17% 20,293 0.9% 25
30 Peugeot 107 16,376 0.8% -25% 21,710 1.0% 20
31 Citroen C1 16,364 0.8% -10% 18,122 0.8% 29
32 Fiat Qubo 16,048 0.8% 24% 12,964 0.6% 41
33 Dacia Sandero 15,279 0.8% -11% 17,147 0.8% 32
34 Alfa Romeo Giulietta 14,399 0.7% new 0 0.0% n/a
35 Toyota Aygo 14,008 0.7% -19% 17,389 0.8% 31
36 BMW Serie 3 13,935 0.7% -34% 21,057 1.0% 23
37 Audi A3 13,606 0.7% -11% 15,237 0.7% 35
38 Chevrolet Spark 13,530 0.7% new 34 0.0% n/a
39 VW Tiguan 12,868 0.7% 21% 10,612 0.5% 54
40 Peugeot 308 12,729 0.6% -32% 18,623 0.9% 27
41 Ford Kuga 12,249 0.6% 4% 11,747 0.5% 51
42 Opel Insignia 12,064 0.6% 58% 7,657 0.4% 64
43 Renault Twingo 11,647 0.6% -18% 14,213 0.7% 38
44 Peugeot 3008 11,520 0.6% 139% 4,818 0.2% 81
45 Mercedes Classe B 11,461 0.6% 23% 9,317 0.4% 58
46 Ford C-Max 11,411 0.6% -22% 14,618 0.7% 36
47 BMW X1 10,724 0.5% 543% 1,667 0.1% n/a
48 Citroen C3 Picasso 10,555 0.5% -16% 12,514 0.6% 45
49 Audi Q5 10,473 0.5% 0% 10,503 0.5% 55
50 Fiat Sedici 10,303 0.5% -16% 12,296 0.6% 47

Source: www.unrae.it

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