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Dacia Duster Romania 2019. Picture dusterclub.orgThe Dacia Duster is the most popular vehicle in Moldova in November.

Thanks to our local partner CE Auto, we can share with you November data for Moldova. This market is up 3.7% year-on-year to 730 registrations, meaning the year-to-date volume is now up 12.1% to 6,848. The Dacia Duster (+76.5%) sports a fantastic year-on-year uptick to take the lead of the charts with 8.2% share, however it still ranks a distant 2nd year-to-date. Leader last month and a year ago, the Kia Sportage (-17.4%) is down to #2 in November. The Skoda Kodiaq (+400%) surges year-on-year to land at #3 above the Dacia Logan (stable) and Suzuki Vitara (+130.8%). The Peugeot 3008 advances to #7 equal with the YTD leader the Toyota RAV4 (-52.3%) in serious trouble. The Geely Atlas Pro signs a third Top 10 finish in the past 4 months.

Previous month: Moldova October 2022: Kia Sportage at 12.7% share, market up 11.1%

One year ago: Moldova November 2021: Kia Sportage 3peats at #1, Haval H6 and Jolion in Top 10, market up 27.3%

Full November 2022 Top 10 models ranking below.

Moldova November 2022 – models:

Pos Model Nov-22 % /21 Oct 2022 % /21 Pos FY21
1 Dacia Duster 60 8.2% 76.5% 2 434 6.3% 13.3% 2 3
2 Kia Sportage 57 7.8% -17.4% 1 393 5.7% -6.9% 3 2
3 Skoda Kodiaq 35 4.8% 400.0% 6 304 4.4% 101.3% 6 7
4 Dacia Logan 32 4.4% 0.0% 4 337 4.9% 28.6% 5 4
5 Suzuki Vitara 30 4.1% 130.8% 3 364 5.3% 70.1% 4 6
6 Hyundai Tucson 23 3.2% -28.1% 9 182 2.7% -19.8% 7 5
7 Peugeot 3008 21 2.9% n/a 9 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
7 Toyota RAV4 21 2.9% -52.3% 5 460 6.7% -4.4% 1 1
9 Geely Atlas Pro 17 2.3% n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
10 Skoda Fabia 16 2.2% n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
10 Skoda Karoq 16 2.2% n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
n/a Mercedes GLE 14 1.9% n/a n/a 138 2.0% n/a 10 n/a
n/a Skoda Superb 8 1.1% n/a 7 169 2.5% 168.3% 9 n/a
n/a Renault Kadjar 1 0.1% n/a n/a 172 2.5% n/a 8 9

Source: CE Auto