Experts were top car model by type of bodies, sold in Russia for six months in 2012. The largest share of the market in the first half is occupied sedans.
These cars were sold in Russia 485.9 million, corresponding to a market share of 36.2%, estimated by the staff of the agency "
In the "top five" of the leaders in this segment also includes KIA Rio (37,0 thousand units) and the VW Polo sedan (33,5 thousand units).
The second highest market share (29.2%) in Russia — SUV segment (SUV), which in January-June this year, has sold 392.7 thousand units Leading position in this segment is Chevrolet Niva (29,8 thousand units). The three leaders also included LADA 4×4 (26,5 thousand units) and Nissan Qashqai (19,1 thousand units).
The third volume of sales on the Russian market for the six months was a segment 5-door hatchback (23.5%). This leads Renault Sandero (28,0 thousand units), and the second and third line is the product of AvtoVAZ — LADA Samara (26,0 thousand units) and the LADA Kalina (25,5 thousand units).
Share with a body "universal" in the total market up to six months was 6.5% and the three first lines in this segment firmly on the model LADA: Kalina (42,0 thousand units), Priora (10,6 thousand pcs.) and 2,104 (26.0 thousand units).
Another segment, whose share has exceeded the 1% mark — it’s minivans (1.9%). The three leaders headed by Opel Zafira (3,3 thousands), then with a lag of a few dozen pieces is Chevrolet Orlando (3,3 thousand units) and the KIA Venga (2,2 thousand units).
In the pickup segment leader became Mitsubishi L200-IV (2,2 thousand units). Most of the gigs were sold Mazda MX-5 (36 pcs.) Of roadsters — Mercedes-Benz SLK (124 pcs.).
Quite popular 4-door and 2-door coupe, among which were the most buys VW Passat CC (2,3 thousand units) and KIA Cerato KOUP (1,1 thousand units).