Vazovskaya novelty took fourth place in the ranking of the most popular cars Russia came close to Hyundai Solaris. "Korean" remains the most popular foreign car country.
In May 2012 the Russian car market grew by 11%, or 25,486 units sold new cars and light commercial vehicles compared to the same period in 2011, estimated by the staff of the Association of European Businesses (AEB).
"May 25 is the month during which there is a constant growth of the automotive market in Russia. Growth rates become less pronounced, reflecting the stabilization of the quantity that has been made in the past, when applied now missing measures of government incentives, "- says Joerg Schreiber, Chairman of the AEB Automobile Manufacturers Committee.
Russia’s most popular car in May was the LADA Kalina — 13,200 units sold, which is 2% more than in May last year (12,920 pcs.). Second place went to the Korean "Solaris" (10,454 pcs., +4%), Ahead of vazovskiy flagship Priora, which was satisfied with third place ranking with a print run of 10,182 units. (-22%). Closer to the top three selected budget LADA Granta, sales of which started in December last year — as long as the fourth model (9860 cars), but sales of "Grant" are increasing every month. The top five "most corrupt" new KIA Rio with a score of 7801 pieces. (43%).
The top ten most popular cars Russia also includes: Ford Focus (7709 pcs., +9%), Renault Logan (6844 pcs., -7%), Volkswagen Polo (6738 pcs., +75%), Chevrolet Cruze (6176 pcs ., +76%) and LADA Samara (5688 pcs., -45%)