LADA Vesta became the best-selling model in Russia in March


At the end of March, LADA Vesta became the best-selling model in Russia, which set a new record of monthly sales since the model entered the market. This is evidenced by the official sales data for January, published by automakers. Thus, the VAZ flagship car became better by sales than the new LADA Granta for the first time since November of the last year.

Thus, the sales of LADA Vesta grew by 40% in the last month and they were 12,850 vehicles. The second place is occupied by LADA Granta with the indicator of 10,422 cars (+ 24%). The third result was shown by KIA Rio – 8,927 sold cars (-9%). Leadership among SUV models is kept by Hyundai Creta crossover, which was sold in amount of 6,498 units (+ 8%). Hyundai Solaris sedan is the next - 5,945 consumers (-14%) have chosen it.

In general, AVTOVAZ holds the leadership in the Russian car market, having sold 33,821 LADA cars in March, which is more by 10% than a year ago. KIA took the second place in terms of sales - sales of 19,560 cars (+ 2%) provided the Korean brand with the leadership in the foreign car market. Hyundai keeps the third place with the indicator of 16,322 sold cars, which is less by 2% than the last year.

5 april 2019, 12:50