Maruti Alto – the most popular citycar in the world market

Maruti Alto – the most popular citycar in the world market

August 13, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

In the first half of 2018, the share of the citycar segment in the world market is 4% – in all, 2.19 million such machines were sold, the focus2move resource informs. Cars are considered, the length of which does not exceed 3.5 meters. In 2017, the leader of the segment was the Japanese Daihatsu Move car with 270,455 sold cars.

This year, the leader of the segment is the Indian model Maruti Alto, whose sales decreased by 13.3%. By the way, only her and Fiat 500 sales in the rating exceeds 100 thousand units in January-June – 109,132 and 103,729 pieces, respectively. Closes the triple Ford Ka with 97,496 cars sold.

In fourth place, another representative of Fiat – despite a 15.7% drop in sales in 2018, Panda holds a position with 95,525 units sold. In fifth place Hyundai Grand i10, which also has a decrease (-5,7%) – 87 943 cars.

Separately note Suzuki Spacia, which for the first six months of this year sold 79,718 cars, which is 38% more than last year’s result, which allowed the models to rise from 18 to seventh place. By the way, in June, sales increased by 105.4% – to 17,991 units.