Features
14 Oct 18

WIKIFLEET Colombia, Chile, Ecuador, now online

Wikifleet Colombia, Chile, and Ecuador are now online, further expanding the worldwide vehicle fleet market encyclopedia which is currently being put together by Global Fleet.


Contemplating 12 chapters in all, Wikifleet addresses economy and business, automobile markets, taxation and legislation, car policies, funding methods, fuel, TCO components, safety, insurance, telematics, environment, mobility, and key trends.

 

With a national fleet of 5.5 million cars, Colombia is ranked fourth in Latin America behind Brazil, Mexico, and Argentina, with approximately one in nine people having a car. Keep in mind that there are also about 7 million motorcycles on Colombian streets.

In terms of best-selling car brands, Chevrolet rules the roost in Colombia. It is followed by
Renault, Nissan, Kia, and Mazda. The most sold car in the country is the sub-compact hatch, Chevrolet Spark.


2018 Chevrolet Spark (Source: Chevrolet)

 

As for Chile, it has approximately 4.5 million cars (one in four inhabitants). Its top-selling brands are Chevrolet, Hyundai, Kia, Nissan, and Toyota. The Hyundai Accent, which comes in hatch and sedan versions, is to best-selling model.

 

Meanwhile, Ecuador has 2.33 million cars (one in every seven inhabitants). Its best-selling brand is also Chevrolet, with its D-Max pickup leading in sales. Wrapping up the top five brands are Kia, Hyundai, Great Wall, and Toyota.

 

Remember, users of Wikifleet have the opportunity to update information and to add new details as is the case with all wiki-inspired pages. Feel free to contact Global Fleet Latin America editor Daniel Bland at dbland@nexuscommunication.be if you have any updates or additional information.


Global Fleet would like to thank previous contributors of these pages: Arval-Resla, BDO, and SEPA Consultants.

Authored by: Daniel Bland