Automotive Distributors Association (ODD) announced the sales of cars and light commercial vehicles for 2021. Accordingly, total sales decreased by 4.6 percent compared to the previous year and became 737 thousand 350.
According to the news of Hürriyet newspaper; On the other hand, automobile sales decreased by 7.9 percent in 2021 compared to the previous year and became 561 thousand 853, while light commercial vehicle sales reached 175 thousand 497 units with an increase of 7.9 percent. In December 2021, the automobile and light commercial vehicle market fell sharply. The total market decreased by 40.3 percent to 62 thousand 243 in December. In the same period, automobile sales decreased by 46 percent compared to the same month of the previous year, while 43 thousand 559, while light commercial vehicle sales were recorded at 18 thousand 684 with a decrease of 20.7 percent.
According to ODD data, Fiat ranked first with 121 thousand 254 units in total sales, including passenger cars and light commercial vehicles. Renault took the second place with 81 thousand 280 sales and Volkswagen (VW) took the third place with 68 thousand 186 sales. These brands were followed by Ford with 67 thousand 269 sales and Toyota with 52 thousand 588 sales. Fiat Egea was the best-selling car model last year. While Egea, produced in Bursa, sold 49 thousand 698 units, this model was followed by Toyota Corolla with 41 thousand 343 units, Renault Clio with 36 thousand 438 units, Renault Megane with 29 thousand 832 units, Honda Civic with 22 thousand 334 units and Dacia Duster with 19 thousand 38 units.
Looking at automobile sales alone, Renault brand finished the year at the top with sales of 75,561 units and a market share of 13.45 percent. This brand was followed by Fiat with 73 thousand 81 units and VW with 53 thousand 523 units. In 2021, the automobile sales of other high sales brands in the Turkish market were recorded as follows: Toyota 45 thousand 899, Hyundai 36 thousand 935, Peugeot 28 thousand 998, Honda 28 thousand 150, Dacia 26 thousand 672, Skoda 25 thousand 228, Citroen 22 thousand. 551, Opel 20 thousand 754, BMW 15 thousand 555 and Mercedes-Benz 15 thousand 398.
Source: bigpara- GÜNDEM by bigpara.hurriyet.com.tr.
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