Toyota increased sales by 35% in Russia in January
OREANDA-NEWS Russian dealers of Toyota sold 5151 cars in January, which is more by 34.5% compared to the last year. As a result, Toyota took the seventh place by sales among all automakers in Russia, and the brand's market share was 5.0% against 4.9% a year before, according to AEB data.
The best seller of Toyota was the RAV4 crossover in January, which found 1592 buyers (+ 38.4%). In the second place by sales among Toyota models there is the Camry business sedan, whose sales were 1,337 units (+ 0.8%).
As previously reported "AUTOSTAT", in February, Toyota expanded the line of engines for the Fortuner SUV, which along with the 2.8-liter turbo diesel is now available with a 2.7-liter gasoline engine. In addition, in 2018, Toyota will enter a new segment of compact crossovers, by introducing the C-HR in the market. Also this year there will be an updated Alphard and a new generation of Camry.