Enrollments grow in the Spanish market for the fourth consecutive year, reaching a total of 1.15 million units sold. Seat Leon validates her title of most wanted model while Renault becomes the most popular brand.
Renault has been the best-selling brand in Spain in 2016
The Car sales in Spain add their fourth consecutive year of growth 1,153,654 units reached in 2016 according to data from the National Association of Importers of Automobiles, Trucks, Buses and Motorcycles (ANIACAM). This is the highest figure since 2008, good news for the sector.
In this way the last year is a 10.8% increase compared to 2015, although this increase the sales individuals are those who have had less influence because they have been 6.3% climb. Alquiladoras channels (RAC) and companies are the ones who have encouraged the market, with growth of 16.8% and 16.5% respectively.
For the third consecutive year the best-selling car in the Spanish market was the Seat Leon. Martorell model has achieved virtually the same registrations than last year and 2017 could be very promising because it has recently received an update that will surely further boost sales.
Evolution of registrations since 1998
He Seat Ibiza resumed the second position of the ranking. Having been for many years the most sought after model in the country, the arrival of the successful third generation of Leon moved to Ibiza to second place and adds his third consecutive silver medal. Despite his seniority, the utility Seat is one of the most popular models.
Superb performance Opel Corsa, climbing seven places compared to 2015 results to get on the podium Its demand has increased 30% fabulous! The fifth generation of the Corsa has worked really well commercially with its balance. For his part, Volkswagen Polo achieved in extremis fourth place in the annual ranking.
Thus, the four best-selling models are manufactured in the country: Leon and Ibiza in Barcelona (Martorell), Corsa in Zaragoza (Figueruelas) and Polo in Navarra (Landaben). The top 5 closes the Renault Clio, a model that received a restyling mid-year and exceeded by only six units per Volkswagen Golf. Both the Golf and the Dacia Sandero (8) are the only Top 10 models that get less sales this year than last.
Seat Leon repeated as market leader
The seventh of Nissan Qashqai the best result for an SUV, being clearly above the Hyundai Tucson (14th) and Kia Sportage (16th). Urban crossovers between the winner is Renault Captur (13th), although the Opel Mokka (17th) and Peugeot 2008 (18º) they will not put things easy.
He Citroën C4 Picasso It shows its hegemony unopposed in the MPV segment. As saloons, is evidence increasingly less presence having to move up to the 40th position to find the most successful, the Volkswagen Passat. Among the premium, which has garnered more enrollments has been the Audi A3 (22 °) with Mercedes Class A as the main opponent but far behind (37).
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- Saloons sales ranking in 2016
- Ranking sales of minivans in 2016
- SUV sales ranking in 2016
- Ranking sales of electric cars in 2016
- Sales Rank plug-in hybrid cars in 2016
- Most cars sold in Spain in 2015
- Used car sales in 2016
Among the manufacturers are many changes from 2015. The brand that reigned that year, Volkswagen, He has not maintained its lead in 2016 seeing relegated to third place. It also draws attention Seat, that dominates the ranking model, has fallen to fifth place in the table manufacturers.
Two brands succeed. excels Renault, you get a magnificent first place with an impressive growth of 17% because many of its key models have been recently renovated. No less praiseworthy is the second position Opel, which it has been very close to the diamond mark and shows an identical growth (+ 17%).
Ranking of best-selling cars in 2016
100 more cars sold during 2016 were:
|twenty-one||Citroën C4 Picasso||13,879|
|2. 3||Fiat 500||13,261|
|31||Cactus Citroën C4||11,152|
|3. 4||Kia Rio||10,258|
|37||Mercedes Class A||9,552|
|41||MINI (except Countryman)||8,967|
|43||Opel Zafira Tourer||8,843|
|Four. Five||BMW 1 Series||8,469|
|48||BMW 3 Series||8,156|
|fifty||3008 (1st gen)||8,004|
|57||Mercedes C Class||6,953|
|62||BMW Series 2 A / G Tourer||6,442|
|65||Range Rover Evoque||6,014|
|67||Ford Tourneo Courier||5,855|
|82||Mercedes Class B||3,949|
|92||Volkswagen Golf Sportsvan||3,334|
Ranking of top-selling brands in 2016
Enrollments manufacturers who have obtained throughout 2016 were: