The Ukrainians abruptly buying SUVs and crossovers

In November, sales of crossovers and SUVs in Ukraine has increased by 62%. Since the beginning of the year, the dynamics of growth was 55% compared to last year, reports AUTO-Consulting.

In November, for the purchase of SUVs and crossovers, the Ukrainians spent more than 100 million euros. Or 2/3 of all the money to buy new cars.

In the SUV segment more than half of sales are cars of middle class – C SUV – 53% of the SUV market. It is the fastest growing in Ukraine – the growth is almost 2 times compared to last November.

The most popular crossovers and SUVs in Ukraine were the KIA Sportage, Renault Duster, Toyota RAV4, Nissan Qashqai and Hyundai Tucson. By the way, they are all representatives of the C segment SUV.

Mid-price SUV segment in November, took 63% of the total segment. And premium crossovers took 22% of the segment. While overall sales of Premium in November was 14%.

The best-selling premium crossovers in November became the Audi Q7, Mercedes-Benz GLE-class, Lexus RX, Audi Q5 and BMW X5. By the way, total sales of these models within 5% of market of new passenger cars.

The average cost of purchased SUV in November was 30.7 thousand euros. This is 30% more expensive than the average sold in November of a new car.