This conclusion was reached by the experts of the analytical agency "AUTOSTAT" during the study of market data for 6 months of 2020. So, during this period, the residents of the Russian capital bought 3,467 cars of KIA Rio family. The second place in terms of preferences among Muscovites was taken by Volkswagen Polo (3,416 units), the third - by Hyundai Creta crossover (3375 units). Two more models of SUV segment were in the TOP-5 of the local market – Nissan Qashqai (3,352 units) and Volkswagen Tiguan (2,471 units).
Volkswagen Polo is the leader in the market of the Northern capital, the result of which in the first half of the year was 1763 sold cars. Hyundai Creta (1714 units) is slightly behind, and KIA Rio (1573 units) finished the top-3. In addition to them, Volkswagen Tiguan crossover and Hyundai Solaris sedan (1271 and 1068 units, respectively) were in the top-5.
Experts of the analytical agency "AUTOSTAT" also noted that by the end of June this year in both capital cities the title of the leader of the car market belongs to the crossover Hyundai Creta. So, in Moscow this model was purchased by 799 residents in the first month of summer, and in St. Petersburg - by 361.