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Best selling cars in the World – January 2015 top 50.

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Best selling cars in the World – January 2015 top 50 ranking report with Toyota Corolla further improving the volume while Volkswagen Golf gained a sharp gap over a declining Ford Focus and Mercedes C Class topped premium segment.

In January 2015, total light vehicles global sales had been 7.175.000, up 4.0% from the correspondent period last year with a new leader among the top brands, thanks to the astonishing Volkswagen performance in China that hit the German brand ahead of Toyota, as recently reported by our research team (to know more see here).

The best-selling models ranking was obviously led by the Toyota Corolla with 96.531 sales, up 7.0% from the previous year and projected to hit new record across the year.

The fact of the month was the escalade of Volkswagen Golf in second place with 87.877 units, thanks to the launch of the Sportwagon derivative, with volumes surged 26.2%.

Third with a wide gap to recover the Ford Focus with 72.783 sales, -8.8%, ahead of the Wuling Hongguang and the Ford F-Series.

A recently introduced model, sold just in China, the Baojun 730 landed in the ranking in 33rd place.

In the “small cars” segment the leader was the Volkswagen Polo, taking the crown from the Ford Fiesta, starting the year with a wide gap on the second.

In the premium segment, Mercedes C Class took the leadership with few units more than the BMW Series 3.

In the table we are reporting the Top 50 models.

Below, you can sort our interactive tables to see data regarding Models. Please bear in mind that sales data are subject to adjustments as sources will update their information. This report is updated at the publishing date and will not be modified while the next on this subject will always have the year to date data updated.

 

Rank Jan Rank 2014 Model Sales Jan ’15 Jan Y.o.Y. Var. Sales 2014 Share Jan ’15 Share 2014
1 1 Toyota Corolla 96.531 7,0% 1.262.497 1,5% 1,6%
2 3 Volkswagen Golf 87.877 26,2% 951.642 1,4% 1,2%
3 2 Ford Focus 72.783 -8,8% 1.026.381 1,1% 1,3%
4 7 Wuling Hongguang 70.580 -13,0% 750.019 1,1% 0,9%
5 4 Ford F-Series 65.207 15,5% 905.450 1,0% 1,1%
6 5 Hyundai Elantra 61.355 -15,4% 837.224 1,0% 1,0%
7 11 Volkswagen Polo 59.268 -10,7% 681.672 0,9% 0,8%
8 18 Volkswagen Passat 56.500 11,8% 544.411 0,9% 0,7%
9 23 Volkswagen Lavida 55.973 -9,1% 486.802 0,9% 0,6%
10 14 Volkswagen Jetta 53.020 9,2% 614.792 0,8% 0,8%
11 9 Chevrolet Cruze 52.149 -5,1% 709.539 0,8% 0,9%
12 8 Honda CR-V 50.994 -7,8% 721.603 0,8% 0,9%
13 6 Toyota Camry 50.471 2,2% 764.626 0,8% 0,9%
14 22 Volkswagen Tiguan 49.298 9,3% 493.420 0,8% 0,6%
15 17 Toyota Hilux 47.945 1,5% 588.682 0,8% 0,7%
16 19 Buick Excelle 43.321 -29,0% 539.403 0,7% 0,7%
17 12 Toyota RAV4 42.485 -9,0% 628.294 0,7% 0,8%
18 10 Ford Fiesta 41.551 -30,0% 697.976 0,7% 0,9%
19 16 Chevrolet Silverado 39.228 20,3% 592.107 0,6% 0,7%
20 21 Toyota Yaris 36.848 -2,4% 500.295 0,6% 0,6%
21 30 Mazda3 36.644 19,5% 407.926 0,6% 0,5%
22 47 Great Wall Haval H6 36.179 46,8% 316.688 0,6% 0,4%
23 31 Skoda Octavia 35.556 12,7% 390.458 0,6% 0,5%
24 13 Honda Civic 33.708 -26,0% 617.269 0,5% 0,8%
25 28 Honda Fit 32.946 -10,8% 428.645 0,5% 0,5%
26 42 Mercedes C Class 31.983 33,8% 335.697 0,5% 0,4%
27 20 BMW 3 Series 31.566 -15,3% 503.761 0,5% 0,6%
28 39 BMW 5 Series 31.216 6,9% 346.959 0,5% 0,4%
29 52 Volkswagen Sagitar 31.054 16,4% 300.082 0,5% 0,4%
30 24 Kia Sportage 30.495 -17,5% 453.839 0,5% 0,6%
31 15 Honda Accord 30.381 -4,3% 595.120 0,5% 0,7%
32 54 Hyundai Verna 30.172 -2,1% 295.226 0,5% 0,4%
33 199 Baojun 730 30.016 120.089 0,5% 0,1%
34 53 Peugeot 308 29.552 20,3% 296.267 0,5% 0,4%
35 27 Renault Clio 29.268 -11,4% 433.855 0,5% 0,5%
36 35 Nissan Altima 29.159 19,2% 368.705 0,5% 0,5%
37 25 Ram Pick up 28.618 13,9% 440.265 0,5% 0,5%
38 55 Volkswagen Santana 28.407 2,3% 285.301 0,4% 0,4%
39 36 Nissan Qashqai 27.623 -1,1% 364.829 0,4% 0,5%
40 32 Hyundai ix35 27.237 -18,2% 390.172 0,4% 0,5%
41 50 Audi A3 26.591 38,5% 305.811 0,4% 0,4%
42 46 Nissan Sylphy 26.424 -1,1% 318.627 0,4% 0,4%
43 38 Mazda CX-5 26.202 -1,4% 348.112 0,4% 0,4%
44 43 Audi A4 26.016 11,4% 322.778 0,4% 0,4%
45 51 Audi A6 25.871 -11,4% 301.167 0,4% 0,4%
46 26 Hyundai Sonata 25.774 -3,8% 439.314 0,4% 0,5%
47 37 Chevrolet Malibu 25.731 -11,5% 353.629 0,4% 0,4%
48 111 Geely Emgrand EC7 25.629 102,0% 190.086 0,4% 0,2%
49 29 Toyota Prius 25.510 -27,2% 424.236 0,4% 0,5%
50 100 Volkswagen Magotan 25.268 14,3% 207.243 0,4% 0,3%


 







 

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