Archive for the ‘Chile’ Category

Chile Full Year 2010: Hyundai Accent on top

January 16, 2011 3 comments

275,270 cars were sold in Chile in 2010, up an outstanding 68% over 2009, and a new record. Very little models ranking information is available, only that the Hyundai Accent is the best selling car in Chile in 2010 with 12,142 units sold (4.4%), ahead of the Chevrolet Aveo at 10,350 (3.8%) and the Nissan Tiida at 8,048 (2.9%).

Source: ANAC, Picture: Flickr


Chile January 2010: Chevrolet Aveo close winner

November 7, 2010 Leave a comment

Two models fight it out for the first place in Chile: the Chevrolet Aveo is first in January 2010 with 1,094 sales and 5.6% of the market, just ahead of the Hyundai Accent at 1,030 sales and 5.2%. The Chevrolet Spark takes the 3rd place with 3.7%. The first 4WD is the Hyundai Santa Fe in 5th position and 3.3%.

Full Top 13 ranking table below.

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Chile 7 months 2009: Hyundai Accent snaps 1st place

October 5, 2009 Leave a comment

After 3 years of uninterrupted reign, the Toyota Yaris drops to #5 over the first 7 months of 2009, in a very tight ranking: only 232 sales separate the #1 from the #5. The Hyundai Accent holds the top spot with 2,941 sales, reflecting the progression of Korean brands in the country.

It is followed by no less than 3 Chevrolets: the Aveo is #2 at 2,808 sales, the Corsa is #3 at 2,796 and the Spark is #4 at 2,709. The vaillant Nissan V16 is still doing very well in 6th with 2,143 sales. Pick-ups are down, with best -seller Nissan Terrano Pick-up in 8th. 7 months 2009 Top 15 below.

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Chile 2006-2008: Toyota Yaris in command

In Chile the Toyota Yaris takes the lead in 2006 and holds this position in 2007 and 2008, while seeing its market share slip down from 8.4% to 5.9%, in line with the progressive fragmentation of the market.

The Chevrolet Corsa drops to 2nd in 2006 and stays there too, while the veteran Nissan V16 (aka Tsuru in Mexico) jumps on the podium in 2006 in 2007. The Nissan Terrano Pick-up is the best selling pick-up throughout the period, peaking at #3 in 2008.

2006 Top 10, 2007 and 4 months 2008 Top 20 below.

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Chile 2004-2005: Chevrolet Corsa on top

January 6, 2006 Leave a comment

The podium is unchanged in Chile during 2004 and 2005 with the Chevrolet Corsa leader at 8.1% over 10 months 2004 and 7.8% over 2005. The Toyota Yaris in 2nd sees its market share slip down slightly as well, from 7.6% in 2004 to 7.3% in 2005. The Peugeot 206 is stable in 3rd at 3.6%. 10 months 2004 Top 15, Full Year 2004 Top 10, 10 month 2005 Top 15 and Full Year 2005 Top 7 below.

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