05 February 2016

Europe Top 10 Models : 2015 (plus more)

The VW Golf has been the top selling car 14 of the last 20 years,
including the last 8 consecutively

The Top 10 in Europe never changes much. The new Nissan Qashqai slipped past the Peugeot 208, while the VW Passat and Peugeot 308 joined the exclusive club at the expense of the Škoda Octavia and Audi A3.



2014
2015

1 VW Golf 515,034 1 VW Golf 531,723 1

2 Ford Fiesta 308,009 2 Ford Fiesta 313,189 2

3 Renault Clio 299,849 3 Renault Clio 303,086 3

4 VW Polo 276,904 4 VW Polo 298,691 4

5 GM Corsa 250,704 5 GM Corsa 268,239 5

6 Ford Focus 221,995 6 Ford Focus 233,026 6

7 Peugeot 208 213,879 7 Nissan Qashqai 231,200 7

8 Nissan Qashqai 203,928 8 Peugeot 208 228,947 8

9 Škoda Octavia 201,260 9 VW Passat 224,940 9

10 Audi A3 199,404 10 Peugeot 308 214,284 10









Over the last 20 years, there have been 20 Top 10 models, seen below left. Three have been three models that have been there every year and four models only once.

Then to the right the same time frame but this time by brand. VW leads with 43 models having graced the Top 10 ranks, GM just back on 40.



By Model Top 10 Ist High Low

By Make Top 10

1 VW Golf 20 14 1 4
1 VW 43

2 Ford Esc/Focus 20 - 2 8
2 GM 40

3 Renault Clio 20 - 2 10
3 Ford 35

4 GM Corsa 19 - 4 -
4 Renault 34

5 GM Astra 18 2 1 -
5 Peugeot 21

6 VW Polo 17 - 2 -
6 Fiat 14

7 Peugeot 206/207/208 15 3 1 -
7 BMW 6

8 Ford Fiesta 15 - 2 -
8 Nissan 4

9 Fiat Punto 13 1 1 -
9 Audi 2

10 Renault Mégane 12 - 2 -
10 Škoda 1

11 Peugeot 307/308 6 - 3 -




12 VW Passat 6 - 7 -





13 BMW 3 Series 6 - 9 -





14 Nissan Qashqai 4 - 7 -





15 GM Vectra 3 - 9 -





16 Renault Scénic 2 - 9 -





17 Fiat Panda 1 - 8 -





18 Škoda Octavia 1 9





19 Audi A4 1 - 10 -





19 Audi A3 1 - 10 -
















The Nissan Qashqai, the only Japanese model to make it and now for
four years in a row. Mind you it is designed and built in Europe.

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