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Volkswagen Polo

10. Volkswagen Polo
The VW Polo, a benchmark in the supermini segment, isn't available in the United States. But it is sold throughout Europe, as well as in South America and Asia. Polo sales are expected to top 686,000 for 2013.

World's 10 Best-Selling Cars of 2013

December 23, 2013

Pickup trucks and sport-utility vehicles are once again popular among Americans, thanks to lower fuel prices and an improving economy. But outside the U.S., people prefer small, fuel efficient cars like the Ford Focus. Driven by demand in China and other Asian markets, the Focus is likely to finish 2013 as the most popular car in the world, according to LMC Automotive.
The figures are a reminder that the U.S. doesn’t carry the same market clout as China and other emerging countries today. | By Joann Muller at Forbes

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