After a month of June with a slight increase in patents, we reviewed the top ten of the best-selling trucks and how much they go out on the market today
Sales of 0km in June registered a 2.3% recovery in patents compared to the same month the year before, while the increase was almost 70% compared to May.
In this context that is beginning to be slightly more encouraging, three pick ups occupied the ranking of the best-selling models in the total market, being 10 those that are among the 50 leading vehicles in the sales list presented by the Association of Automotive Dealers of the Argentine Republic – ACARA –
According to the dealers, operations with this and other vehicles were driven by several factors, including the exchange rate that benefits those with dollar savings. Added to this are the bonuses and discounts offered by the brands, including many of these models, with also tailored financing.
With this background, and shortly after starting July, we review which are the best-selling trucks and the prices that each of them reach, both in pesos and dollars.
Trucks: best sellers
The pick ups, in all their sizes and versions, that is, girls, medium and large, became the major players in the automotive market.
So, many of them climbed to the highest sales positions, while others are one of the few models that have registered growth so far this year, such as the case of Nissan Frontier and RAM 1500.
Regarding patents, the ranking is led by Toyota Hilux, leader of the total market for years, followed in the light category by the Volkswagen Amarok, which this month displaced the Ford Ranger to third place.
In the case of Toro, it is the fourth best-selling pickup, followed by Chevrolet S10, Nissan Frontier; the little Fiat Strada; and RAM 1500. The ranking is completed by Ford F-150 and Volkswagen Saveiro
With each one located in its position, we review the prices of each model and whether they are a good buying opportunity today, either with blue dollars or with financing from brands.
The models and prices are as follows:
Toyota Hilux: value to the blue dollar
Toyota Hilux, the best-selling pick up.
The best-selling model among trucks in the country is called the Toyota Hilux. It is offered in different versions, including single and double cab, with 4×2 and 4×4 traction. They also have the sportier version with a V6 engine called GR Sport.
It is the market leading pick up, nationally manufactured, since it is produced at the Zárate plant in the province of Buenos Aires, and from there it is exported to the world. As a novelty, the new generation will arrive in late 2020 or early 2021, which has already been exhibited in Thailand, another of the plants where it is manufactured.
Prices: Contemplating the values from the cheapest double cabin version, which are the most sold, this model is offered from $ 1,932,600. At blue dollar value, to access a Hilux pick up, you must have $ 15,090.
Volkswagen Amarok: value to the blue dollar
Volkswagen Amarok, the second best-selling pick up.
The newest pick up on the market (born in 2010), is placed second or third every month. It is offered with a single and double cabin, both in 4×2 and 4×4. It is the most comfortable on the market, that’s why one of the ones that opened the way for pick-ups as street vehicles, not only for work.
One of the data to take into account is that It launched the V6 pickup segment in the category of medium trucks. First it did it with a 240hp version and now it was for everything, with the most powerful option on the market, 258hp. He was going to appear before the pandemic and had to be suspended for that reason, but he will soon be the protagonist of a new presentation.
Price: Volkswagen Amarok starts at $ 1,860,164. A value dollar blueTo access an Amarok pick up, you must have $ 14,540.
Ford Ranger: value to the blue dollar
Ford Ranger, another of the leaders
The third best-selling truck on the market is the Ford Ranger, one of which has the greatest number of versions: they add up to 17. It is offered with a diesel and gasoline engine, single and double cab, and 4×2 and 4×4 traction. It was renewed in 2019 and received the sportiest version, the Ranger Raptor. In addition, the brand also added the F150 and the F150 Raptor, which compete in the full size segment.
To highlight is that it is the more technological and safe pick up, with all the “ADAS”, that is, the driving assistance. These systems allow driving with everything controlled in the surroundings, from emergency braking to adaptive cruise control, among other functions.
Price: The value of the Ranger in a double diesel cabin version starts at $ 1,933,000. TO blue dollar value, to access a Ranger pick up, you must have $ 15,500.
Fiat Toro: value to the blue dollar
The Fiat pick up is an ideal option for those looking for a truck, practical for its cargo space, but who do not want such a large vehicle size. It is offered with double cabin, in 4×2 or 4×4 version.
The fact: it is the model that created the intermediate segment between the smallest and the medium, an idea that was followed by several brands.
Price: the Toro pick up has four versions, although it usually surprises with special editions. It starts at $ 1,434,100. At blue dollar value, to access a Bull, you must have $ 11,200.
Chevrolet S10: value to the blue dollar
Chevrolet S10, in its black version.
The pick up median It is one of those that comes from Brazil, unlike its main national competitors. It is offered in 4×2 and 4×4 versions, with single and double cab and double traction.
The fact: it was the first most powerful on the market with 200 hp, a visionary considering that afterwards the war started to see who offers more power. In addition, it has unique technology, as is the case with OnStar, an exclusive service system for Chevrolet customers.
Price: This model starts at $ 1,894,900. At blue dollar value, to access an S10, you must have $ 14,800.
Nissan Frontier: value to the blue dollar
Nissan Frontier, the pick up that has been growing.
It is the newest of national manufacture, since it was launched in 2018, produced at the Renault plant in Córdoba, the partner of the brand. Until then, it was imported from Mexico.
It is one of the leading pick ups in the region, with great know-how in pick ups. In addition, it will develop the new Renault Alaskan that will be added to the market before the end of the year.
Price: This pick up starts at $ 1,851,000. At blue dollar value, to access a Frontier, you must have $ 14,460.
Fiat Strada: value to the blue dollar
Fiat Strada, this is 2020.
This small Fiat model has sold 258 units per month, already in its final stage, because the new generation is coming soon. Its price is $ 975,500, and a blue dollar is the cheapest, at $ 7,621.
RAM 1500: value to the blue dollar
New RAM 1500, the extra large.
It is the best-selling full size on the market, the pick up that managed to grow 60% in sales thanks to the devaluation. It is the “chiche” that everyone wants to have, one of the most comfortable and powerful.
The fact: it returned to the market in 2014 and since then it has swings, but when the peso is devalued and the blue dollar starts, whoever is happy to buy it.
Price: the value of the only version is $ 55,800. In this case, it will be 3,906,000 pesos at an official dollar. At blue dollar value, they will become $ 30,460 for those who have that currency.
Ford F-150: value to the blue dollar
Ford F150, the best-selling pickup in history.
With little time on the market, the Ford F150 is in the top ten of the best-selling trucks with 105 units.
Its price is $ 4,873,050, a total of 37,523 to blue dollar
Volkswagen Saveiro: value to the blue dollar
Volkswagen Saveiro, one of the best-selling girls.
Complete the top ten with 62 units. The price is $ 1,046,050, about 8,172 to the blue dollar.
In the segment of the pick ups there are several novelties on the doorstep. Next year it will be the turn of the Jeep Gladiator, while the new generation of Hilux and the restyling of the S10 are expected.
In 2022 it will be the turn of the new Volkswagen Amarok, which will cease to be manufactured in Argentina, in a global agreement with Ford.
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