Hyundai Solaris ranked first
Automotive experts have compiled a rating of the most common cars that are assembled at Russian factories. The list was published by the analytical agency Avtostat.
According to experts, as of July 1, 2018, about 9.7 million cars of foreign brands were registered in the Russian Federation, or 22.6% of the total number of passenger 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 in late 2010.
On the second line is the Korean model KIA Rio. The owners of these cars are about 674 thousand Russians. A trial build of these models started at the end of 2006, and has been consistently available since 2011. Three leaders closes Renault Logan. These machines in Russia, about 654 thousand copies, their production began in 2005.
The top ten rankings also included 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, car experts called the most popular used foreign cars in Russia, reminds RT. On the first line was Ford Focus, on the second – Toyota Corolla, on the third Hyundai Solaris.