KIA sales in Russia up by 24% within the first nine months of 2018

KIA sales in Russia up by 24% within the first nine months of 2018

 

RusAutoNewsCom. – KIA sales in Russia have increased by 0.6% year-on-year in September 2018, as reported by KIA Motors Rus press office. Russian dealers have sold  18,911 vehicles in September this year.

161,475 KIA automobiles have been sold in Russia within the first nine months of the year, which indicated a 23.9% year-on-year rise. With a market share of 13%, KIA has kept its leading position in terms of sales of new cars among foreign brands represented in Russia.

Rio has become the most popular foreign model in the Russian market, with a sales figure of 7900 sedans in September. The crossover Sportage occupies the second spot, which was preferred by 2458 clients. The sedan Optima has the third place in the ratings with 2364 units, with a remarkable 50.4% year-on-year growth in sales figures.

KIA vehicles are currently sold in more than 188 dealer centres, throughout 99 Russian cities.

KIA sales in Russia by models (January – September 2018):

KIA sales in Russia by models - September 2018