Automobile dealers Association of Japan shared information on sales of new cars on the market in may 2020. It is noteworthy that compared to many countries the decline in sales here was quite small, and some models are showing steady growth. The bestselling Japanese car market continues to be the Toyota Yaris hatchback, which became the only model which sold over 10 thousand copies – 10 of 388 pieces.
In second place is the Toyota crossover Raize, who continues to surprise rush of demand. Last month owners of this car were 7 916 residents of Japan. This car is appreciated for compact size, high performance and very low fuel consumption. Supplements TOP 3 Honda compact Fit with result 7 235 cars sold. After updating the model demonstrated excellent dynamics of sales, plus 110%.
Fourth place goes to the Toyota Corolla with result 6 540 cars sold (+89.5 per cent). TOP 5 MPV Toyota Alphard – official dealers of the brand have managed to implement 5 750 vehicles (+110%).
Next is situated another two representatives of Toyota – Sienta (4 344 units, +57.3 per cent) and Roomy (3 713 units, +48%). The eighth position goes to Honda Freed with result 3 612 cars sold (+54,9%). Complete the “top ten” of best-selling cars in Japan by the end of may Toyota Prius (3 499, +31,8%) and Nissan Note (3 470 units, +43,1%).
Earlier, the official presentation of the updated crossover Toyota Fortuner. The novelty has received a powerful engine and additional options.