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In 2017 new car and LCV sales increased by 11, 9%.

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KIA increased sales by 30% in Russia in May


Russian dealers of KIA sold 1,964 vehicles in May, which is more by 29.6% than in the previous year. According to the results of five months of 2018, 91,352 KIA cars were sold in Russia, which is more by 34.1% compared to the same period of the last year. As a result, the KIA keeps the leadership among all automakers in Russia, and the market share of the brand was 13.2% compared to 11.8% a year before, according to AEB data.

As reported the press service of KIA Motors Rus, the best-selling KIA in the Russian market remained the Rio model - in May, it was sold in amount of 8,957 cars (+ 9.6%), including 2931 cross hatchback Rio X-Line. The second place by sales in the KIA line in Russia was occupied by the compact Sportage crossover, which was chosen by 3,018 customers, which is more by 33.7% than a year ago. The top three of the most popular models of the month also included the family cee'd with the figure of 1972 cars (+ 55.6%). The most significant increase in sales in May was registered for the compact hatchback Picanto (+ 155.8%) and the second generation Kia Sorento crossover, which is assembled by using the full cycle technology in Kaliningrad (+ 70.5%).

Sales growth continues in the corporate sector: in May, legal clients bought 2,428 KIA vehicles, which is more by 59% than the last year. We also add that as of the end of May 2018, there were 187 official KIA dealers operating in 97 Russian cities.

08.06.18 AUTOSTAT