In 2021, Ukrainian license plates received 103.3 thousand new passenger cars, which is 21% more than in 2020, reports Ukravtoprom .
In December, Ukrainians purchased and registered a record number of new passenger cars - 10.5 thousand units. Compared to last year, the December market grew by 7%. In addition, this is the largest number of new cars registered by Ukrainians in December since 2014.
At the same time, in 2021, three out of twelve months showed negative dynamics on an annualized basis: January (-19%), February (-9%), October (-6%). A positive result was formed in March (+ 45%), April (+ 174%), May (+ 43%), June (+ 21%), July (+ 16%), August (+ 22%), September (+24 )%), November (+ 22%) and December (+ 7%).
At the end of the year, Toyota won the first place in the rating of brands on the new passenger car market with a result of 15,232 new registrations, which is 14% more than in 2020. The most popular model of this Japanese brand is the compact crossover Toyota RAV-4 - 6,066 registrations in twelve months.
Renault is in second place, with its car sales declining by 6% year on year to 13,475 units. Renault Duster was the leader of the brand with 5,602 registrations.
Kia has the third result - 9138 units. (+ 50% by 2020) The Sportage remains the most popular model in Kia sales, chosen by 7,124 customers. This means that the Kia Sportage has become the most popular car in Ukraine at the end of 2021.
The Ukrainians gave the fourth place to Skoda, having acquired 6,172 cars of this brand, which is 22% more than in the previous year. The best selling in the Skoda lineup was the Kodiaq model - 1,628 units.
Nissan closes the top five with 4,815 registrations (+ 26%). The Qashqai crossover was in the greatest demand among Nissan - 2,264 units. per year.
Also in the TOP-10 of the market in 2021 were: Hyundai - 4 797 units. (+ 19%); Chery - 4 653 pcs. (+ 136%); Mitsubishi - 4 220 pcs. (+ 76%); Volkswagen - 4 120 pcs. (+ 12%); Suzuki - 3,769 pcs. (+ 27%).