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South Korea February 2011: new Kia Morning off to flying start

The new generation Kia Morning (aka Picanto), launched in South Korea in late January, puts an end to 6 consecutive months of Hyundai Avante domination with 12,294 sales and 11.2% of the market. It is followed closely by the Hyundai Grandeur at an amazing 11,755 sales (11%), up 4 spots from last month.

Behind the Hyundai Porter at a solid 7.1%, the Hyundai Sonata stays relatively weak at 7%, the Hyundai Avante (aka Elantra) drops to 5th with 6.9% and the Kia K5 (aka Optima) has stabilised just under 6% market share at 5.8%.

Full Top 30 Ranking Table below.

South Korea February 2011:

Pos Model Feb % Jan 2011 % Pos L6M
1 Kia Morning 12,294 11.5% 3 20,509 9.0% 2 3
2 Hyundai Grandeur 11,755 11.0% 6 18,387 8.1% 3 8
3 Hyundai Porter 7,581 7.1% 2 15,987 7.0% 4 4
4 Hyundai Sonata 7,498 7.0% 4 15,538 6.8% 5 2
5 Hyundai Avante 7,384 6.9% 1 20,914 9.2% 1 1
6 Kia K5 6,216 5.8% 5 13,019 5.7% 6 5
7 Samsung SM5 4,367 4.1% 7 10,038 4.4% 7 6
8 Hyundai Grand Starex 3,762 3.5% 11 8,046 3.5% 10 12
9 Kia Bongo 3,746 3.5% 12 7,799 3.4% 11 10
10 Daewoo Matiz Creative 3,588 3.4% 8 8,482 3.7% 8 7
11 Kia Sportage R 3,468 3.2% 9 8,252 3.6% 9 9
12 Hyundai Tucson ix 3,385 3.2% 14 6,980 3.1% 13 15
13 Kia Sorento R 3,308 3.1% 13 6,922 3.0% 14 13
14 Samsung SM3 3,011 2.8% 10 7,774 3.4% 12 11
15 Kia Forte 2,815 2.6% 15 5,971 2.6% 15 14
16 Kia Carnival 2,190 2.0% 16 4,909 2.2% 16 19
17 Hyundai Santa Fe 1,740 1.6% 20 3,754 1.6% 18 16
18 Daewoo Lacetti Premiere 1,738 1.6% 17 4,176 1.8% 17 18
19 Kia K7 1,344 1.3% 18 3,747 1.6% 19 17
20 Kia Soul 1,338 1.3% 21 3,065 1.3% 21 20
21 Hyundai Accent 1,205 1.1% 19 3,381 1.5% 20 25
22 Daewoo Alpheon 1,117 1.0% 23 2,431 1.1% 22 22
23 SsangYong Rexton 936 0.9% 28 1,858 0.8% 25 28
24 SsangYong Actyon Sports 896 0.8% 25 1,920 0.8% 24 24
25 Kia Pride 709 0.7% 26 1,727 0.8% 26 23
26 Hyundai Genesis 697 0.7% 22 2,323 1.0% 23 21
27 Hyundai Veracruz 671 0.6% 27 1,679 0.7% 27 29
28 Daewoo Damas 633 0.6% 32 1,251 0.5% 32
29 Kia Mohave 603 0.6% 31 1,286 0.6% 29
30 Samsung QM5 554 0.5% 33 1,145 0.5% 33

Source: www.autoweek.nlwww.bobaedream.co.kr

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