Hyundai Solaris is in first place
Experts from the automotive industry have compiled a ranking of the most common cars assembled in Russian factories. The list was published by the Avtostat analytical agency.
According to experts, as of July 1, 2018, around 9.7 million cars of foreign brands were registered in the Russian Federation, accounting for 22.6% of the total number of cars in the country. Among these machines, the most popular brand is Hyundai Solaris. These cars in Russia – 704 thousand copies, and their Russian assembly began at the end of 2010.
On the second line is the Korean model KIA Rio. The owners of these cars are about 674 thousand Russians. A trial version of these models was launched at the end of 2006 and has been constantly available since 2011. Three leaders close Renault Logan. These machines in Russia, about 654 thousand copies, their production began in 2005.
Among the top ten positions are also Ford Focus – 625 thousand units, Chevrolet Niva – 598 thousand copies, Volkswagen Polo – 398 thousand, Renault Duster – 346 thousand, Renault Sandero – 288 thousand, Skoda Octavia – 271 thousand and KIA Ceed – 248 thousand .
In early August, automotive experts called the most famous used cars in Russia, recalls RT. On the first line there was Ford Focus, the second – Toyota Corolla, on the third Hyundai Solaris.