Small SUV sales up 61.6% so far in 2012.
The Australian new-vehicle market continues to roar, with July sales up 7% to 86,641 units and year-to-date deliveries 9.9% ahead of like-2011 to 634,495. Aussies’ preferred new wheels are increasingly small, sporty and diesel, data indicates. Growth in deliveries of small SUVs rapidly is outpacing larger models, VFACTS data released by the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries shows. While sales of SUVs in all categories have grown 31.9% year-on-year, to 177,100 units, ...
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