best selling cars. Once the year 2017 is over, we are familiar with the vehicle registration figures in Spain during this period, a time in which 1,234,931 passenger cars have been registered in our country. These figures represent a growth of 7.7% over the previous year and have been achieved thanks to the channels of companies and renters , with increases of 12.8 and 9.2% respectively.
Although the private channel has also grown during these twelve months, it has been the channel that has grown the least with 4.4% more.
In the section of models, SEAT has taken the award of the year twice, since it has managed to place its two best sellers in the first two positions. The most sold car in 2017 in Spain is the SEAT León with a total of 35,316 units , followed by the SEAT Ibiza with 33,757 cars . In the third step of the podium was the Renault Mégane , which has reached 32,131 copies .
Behind the list, which includes the same ten models as in 2016 although in different positions, we find in the fourth position the Citroën C4 ( 30,880 vehicles ), the most sold in 2016; the Renault Clio ( 28,868 cars ) in fifth place or the Nissan Qashqai ( 28,752 units ), the first SUV model on the list and climbing from the ninth to the sixth position.
Then we have the Volkswagen Golf ( 28.511 registrations ), which goes down from the fourth to the seventh place; the Dacia Sandero ( 26,795 cars sold ), which climbs two positions; and two German models that close the list with descents, the Opel Corsa (26,739 units) and the Volkswagen Polo ( 23,856 copies ).
As far as brands are concerned there are some differences compared to the list of models this year, because despite the two first positions of SEAT , Renault is again the best-selling brand in Spain in 2017 with a total of 101,503 registrations . SEAT has sold 94,461 cars to be placed in second position, ahead of the 89,602 copies of Volkswagen , which is third.
As in 2016 the fourth place is for Peugeot , with 87,732 units , and the fifth for another of the brands of the PSA group: Opel , which manages to reach 86,921 cars sold and falls from the second to fifth place. Next to them we have Toyota ( 66,299 vehicles ), which rises to sixth place ahead of Citroën ( 64,743 ), Nissan ( 62,403 ), Ford ( 62,398 ) and Kia ( 58,949 ).
10 best selling cars in Spain in 2017
10 best-selling brands in Spain in 2017
Sales in December
The month of December crowned the Renault Mégane as the best-selling model, followed by Dacia Sandero and Renault Clio . It is curious the descent of the Lion , the best-selling model of the year and seventh in this last month. Also noteworthy are the entries in Top 10 of the Captur , the 208 and the Tucson , which has managed to register 2,248 units.
As for brands, the rise of Peugeot surprises , second after Renault , the most sold also in December, and Hyundai , which sneaks into the Top 10 of December with its fourth place thanks to the 6,324 vehicles . On the other hand, Volkswagen falls to the fifth position.
Most sold cars in December of 2017
Most sold brands in December of 2017