New car sales in Hungary plunged 76% to 3,200 in September from the same month a year earlier, after dropping more than 78% in the previous month, the business daily Napi Gazdaság reported, quoting figures from Datahouse Kft.
This was the second biggest monthly drop this year after the 78.4% fall in August.
New car sales in January-September plummeted 59.5% to 49,000 from 121,000 one year earlier. The yr/yr drop was 43% in Q1, 60% in Q2, and 76% in Q3.
Suzuki took the top spot in September, however, Ford remains market leader for January-September sales.
Ford's most popular model, Focus accounted for almost half of Ford's nine-months turnover of close to 6,500, with Fiesta making up 16%.
Of Suzuki's models, SX4, Swift and Splash each accounted for approximately one-third of sales. (MTI-ECONEWS)