(QCOSTARICA) Of all vehicles circulating in the country at the end of 2015, 63% were automobiles, 19% motorcycles, 13% light duty vehicles and 3% heavy load vehicles.
Figures from the report “Vehicular Fleet in Central America” prepared by the Business Intelligence unit at CentralAmericaData.com, indicate that 1.3 million vehicles were in circulation up to December 2015, of which 63% were passenger vehicles.
When analyzing types of vehicles in the car category, it can be seen that 4-door sedan cars are the most noteworthy, with 28% of the total in the category. They are followed by 4-door all-terrain cars, with 21%.
Analyzing by automobile brands reveals the dominance of Toyota and Hyundai, which together account for 40% of the units in circulation.
In the case of the Motorcycle category, it can be seen that no one brand in particular has more than 16% of the units in circulation.