USA Best Selling Vehicle ranking in the 2015. See top 100 models.

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USA Best Selling Vehicle in the 2015 is led by pick ups with only four American models in top 10. Volkswagen Golf is the fastest growing model into the top 100, followed by Chrysler 200 and Mini Cooper. Honda CRV is the best-selling SUV.

Market Outlook

In May 2015  total new Light Passengers Vehicles sold have been 1.634.952, up a little but significant 1.6% from the correspondent month last year that was better than expected by observers due to the reduced numbers of working days. It was the 14th year-on-year increase in a row.

Year to date May sales were 7.046.944, up 4.5% keping unchanged the full yer projection in the range of 17.5 -17.8 million units that would represent the second best ever volume reacted by the market.

Best-selling models

During the first five month of the year, seventeen models have already outpaced the 100.000 units sales: 3 Pick ups, 9 Cars and 5 SUVs.

The podium was entirely of pick ups, with Ford F-Series down 1.1% from the correspondent period last year at 302.009 units, followed by Chevrolet Silverado up 13.8% at 224.274, and Ram Pick-up at +5.1% with 179.384 units.

The best-selling cars podium is unchanged and fully owned by Japanese models. The best was the elegant Toyota Camry with 178.409 units (-1.9%) followed by last generation Toyota Corolla (159.486 slaes, +11.2%) and by the Nissan Altima (142.613 sales, -5.1%). The best car made in Detroit was the Ford Fusion only 10th with 127.749 units (-7.4%).

The best SUV was the Honda CR-V (7th with 134.669 units, +4.7%) while the second was a fast growing model, the Chevrolet Equinox (11th with 123.925, +25.1%) and third was the Ford Escape (12th with 122.290 sales, -4.3%).

As far as the fastest growing models, the best in the first five month was the Volkswagen Golf (81st with 24.579, +174.9%) followed by the last generation of Chrysler 200 (20th with 88.009 sales, +132.6%) and by Mini Cooper (88th with 21.736 units, +127.1%).

Rank May Rank 2015 Model Sales May Sales YTD Var May Var 2015 Share May Share YTD Share Apr
1 1 Ford F-Series 61.870 302.009 -9,7% -1,1% 3,8% 4,3% 4,3%
2 2 Chevrolet Silverado 51.602 224.274 10,6% 13,8% 3,2% 3,2% 3,2%
3 4 Toyota Camry 43.837 178.408 -11,6% -1,9% 2,7% 2,5% 2,3%
4 3 Ram Pick up 39.952 179.384 7,6% 5,1% 2,4% 2,5% 2,6%
5 5 Toyota Corolla 36.768 159.486 0,4% 11,2% 2,2% 2,3% 2,2%
6 8 Honda Civic 34.472 129.574 -4,5% -3,9% 2,1% 1,8% 2,0%
7 6 Nissan Altima 33.630 142.613 -6,7% -5,1% 2,1% 2,0% 1,5%
8 9 Honda Accord 32.373 128.269 -18,3% -15,4% 2,0% 1,8% 1,9%
9 7 Honda CR-V 32.090 134.669 -1,0% 4,7% 2,0% 1,9% 2,0%
10 10 Ford Fusion 31.325 127.749 -7,5% -7,4% 1,9% 1,8% 1,7%
11 11 Chevrolet Equinox 29.456 123.925 29,8% 25,1% 1,8% 1,8% 2,0%
12 12 Ford Escape 29.248 122.290 -8,3% -4,3% 1,8% 1,7% 1,8%
13 13 Toyota RAV4 28.808 118.732 22,8% 24,5% 1,8% 1,7% 1,6%
14 14 Nissan Rogue 25.901 112.154 38,3% 33,1% 1,6% 1,6% 1,5%
15 18 Ford Focus 23.934 95.028 1,1% 0,4% 1,5% 1,3% 1,2%
16 15 Chevrolet Cruze 23.752 105.291 -26,7% -11,8% 1,5% 1,5% 1,4%
17 16 Hyundai Elantra 23.432 102.085 7,2% 7,1% 1,4% 1,4% 1,5%
18 22 Jeep Wrangler 22.324 83.291 16,1% 20,2% 1,4% 1,2% 1,3%
19 17 Ford Explorer 22.304 99.855 -1,4% -0,2% 1,4% 1,4% 1,3%
20 24 Chevrolet Malibu 21.461 81.292 11,3% -7,0% 1,3% 1,2% 1,2%
21 19 Nissan Sentra 20.616 88.701 -6,0% 15,5% 1,3% 1,3% 1,2%
22 20 Chrysler 200 20.007 88.009 537,2% 132,6% 1,2% 1,2% 1,3%
23 21 Jeep Cherokee 19.669 86.954 23,0% 29,6% 1,2% 1,2% 1,3%
24 27 Toyota Prius 19.563 75.098 -27,0% -13,4% 1,2% 1,1% 1,0%
25 23 GMC Sierra 18.977 82.232 3,6% 5,7% 1,2% 1,2% 1,2%
26 26 Jeep Grand Cherokee 18.209 77.616 0,8% 4,1% 1,1% 1,1% 1,1%
27 25 Hyundai Sonata 18.018 80.622 -11,7% -0,7% 1,1% 1,1% 1,2%
28 28 Toyota Tacoma 17.520 72.842 26,3% 15,7% 1,1% 1,0% 1,1%
29 30 Kia Optima 16.349 66.478 -2,9% -3,6% 1,0% 0,9% 0,9%
30 31 Toyota Highlander 15.432 64.557 25,2% 6,6% 0,9% 0,9% 0,9%
31 29 Subaru Forester 15.157 66.770 7,1% 9,3% 0,9% 0,9% 1,0%
32 43 Ford Edge 14.399 51.008 33,9% -0,7% 0,9% 0,7% 0,9%
33 34 Toyota Sienna 14.397 58.473 8,0% 15,7% 0,9% 0,8% 0,8%
34 37 Kia Soul 13.886 56.142 -11,0% -10,4% 0,8% 0,8% 0,8%
35 36 Ford Mustang 13.616 56.571 39,5% 54,6% 0,8% 0,8% 0,9%
36 38 Volkswagen Jetta 12.875 55.938 -7,5% -12,9% 0,8% 0,8% 0,8%
37 39 BMW 3 Series 12.868 54.173 17,9% 20,1% 0,8% 0,8% 0,7%
38 42 Honda Odyssey 12.835 51.015 -0,6% -2,6% 0,8% 0,7% 0,8%
39 32 Subaru Outback 12.384 60.405 6,4% 17,9% 0,8% 0,9% 0,9%
40 33 Honda Pilot 11.760 59.863 17,0% 46,5% 0,7% 0,8% 0,8%
41 49 Ford Transit 11.715 45.509 0,7% 0,6% 0,7%
42 41 Toyota Tundra 11.650 51.088 2,3% 4,2% 0,7% 0,7% 0,7%
43 45 Chevrolet Impala 11.506 49.665 -13,8% -22,5% 0,7% 0,7% 0,8%
44 44 Jeep Patriot 10.782 49.944 30,8% 34,8% 0,7% 0,7% 0,7%
45 46 Kia Sorento 10.743 47.454 1,8% 12,7% 0,7% 0,7% 0,7%
46 51 Mazda CX-5 10.717 43.970 15,3% 3,9% 0,7% 0,6% 0,6%
47 55 GMC Acadia 10.498 39.634 67,1% 19,6% 0,6% 0,6% 0,6%
48 48 Mazda3 10.317 45.627 -3,4% 5,3% 0,6% 0,6% 0,6%
49 40 Chevrolet Traverse 10.275 52.709 1,7% 27,1% 0,6% 0,7% 0,8%
50 35 Nissan Versa 10.121 56.765 -10,0% 0,8% 0,6% 0,8% 0,7%
51 67 Chevrolet Camaro 9.753 33.982 -5,7% -12,8% 0,6% 0,5% 0,5%
52 47 GMC Terrain 9.674 46.199 10,8% 10,1% 0,6% 0,7% 0,6%
53 75 Ford Fiesta 9.426 27.518 30,8% -3,9% 0,6% 0,4% 0,4%
54 57 Ford Econoline 9.219 38.049 -35,4% -31,0% 0,6% 0,5% 0,4%
55 74 Chevrolet Sonic 9.067 29.082 3,2% -28,5% 0,6% 0,4% 0,6%
56 64 Chevrolet Colorado 8.881 35.017 0,5% 0,5% 0,5%
57 54 Dodge Journey 8.813 41.456 -0,2% 4,4% 0,5% 0,6% 0,6%
58 53 Dodge Dart 8.667 42.353 0,3% 37,8% 0,5% 0,6% 0,6%
59 61 Kia Forte 8.584 35.275 19,3% 9,9% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5%
60 58 Toyota 4Runner 8.549 37.994 13,2% 28,7% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5%
61 56 Subaru Impreza 8.538 39.109 -0,9% 5,7% 0,5% 0,6% 0,6%
62 62 Volkswagen Passat 8.180 35.211 -8,7% -17,3% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5%
63 59 Lexus RX 8.000 37.046 -15,6% -4,6% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5%
64 65 Subaru XV Crosstrek 7.876 34.893 36,3% 23,2% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5%
65 50 Hyundai Santa fe 7.832 44.292 -26,4% 2,8% 0,5% 0,6% 0,7%
66 52 Dodge Charger 7.777 43.058 -6,0% 4,2% 0,5% 0,6% 0,6%
67 71 Dodge Challenger 7.438 30.166 29,4% 37,7% 0,5% 0,4% 0,5%
68 66 Nissan Pathfinder 7.421 34.770 -6,4% 3,5% 0,5% 0,5% 0,4%
69 63 Mercedes C Class 7.413 35.021 40,3% 27,7% 0,5% 0,5% 0,5%
70 60 Chevrolet Tahoe 7.119 35.899 -22,9% 3,5% 0,4% 0,5% 0,5%
71 171 Honda HR-V 6.381 6.381 0,4% 0,1% 0,0%
72 68 Honda Fit 6.342 30.965 82,0% 70,8% 0,4% 0,4% 0,4%
73 73 Dodge Grand Caravan 6.320 29.364 -55,6% -50,7% 0,4% 0,4% 0,4%
74 81 Volkswagen Golf 6.308 24.579 251,8% 174,9% 0,4% 0,3% 0,4%
75 77 Dodge Durango 6.084 26.101 0,2% -6,4% 0,4% 0,4% 0,4%
76 90 Chevrolet Express 5.994 21.459 -47,8% -31,6% 0,4% 0,3% 0,3%
77 89 BMW X5 5.797 21.643 34,4% 17,2% 0,4% 0,3% 0,3%
78 82 Cadillac SRX 5.777 24.461 21,3% 1,0% 0,4% 0,3% 0,4%
79 69 Chrysler Town & Country 5.753 30.680 -61,1% -45,9% 0,4% 0,4% 0,3%
80 85 Nissan Murano 5.715 23.161 58,3% 33,4% 0,3% 0,3% 0,3%
81 101 Chevrolet Trax 5.707 18.844 0,3% 0,3% 0,2%
82 86 Buick Enclave 5.632 22.884 22,7% -4,4% 0,3% 0,3% 0,3%
83 76 Mazda6 5.580 26.975 2,2% 21,9% 0,3% 0,4% 0,3%
84 83 Lexus ES 5.553 24.299 -14,9% -12,2% 0,3% 0,3% 0,3%
85 84 Toyota Avalon 5.486 23.680 -25,1% -10,4% 0,3% 0,3% 0,3%
86 70 Nissan Frontier 5.439 30.368 -18,4% 0,5% 0,3% 0,4% 0,4%
87 79 Acura MDX 5.421 24.828 -0,2% -1,5% 0,3% 0,4% 0,3%
88 78 Buick Encore 5.400 25.023 20,7% 28,2% 0,3% 0,4% 0,4%
89 92 Acura RDX 5.343 20.657 24,3% 12,8% 0,3% 0,3% 0,3%
90 80 Subaru Legacy 5.000 24.647 63,8% 67,4% 0,3% 0,3% 0,4%
91 96 Ford Taurus 4.938 19.923 -29,4% -28,1% 0,3% 0,3% 0,3%
92 97 Ford Transit connect 4.576 19.781 8,4% 29,9% 0,3% 0,3% 0,3%
93 94 Kia Sportage 4.487 20.405 11,9% 24,7% 0,3% 0,3% 0,3%
94 72 Hyundai Accent 4.428 29.435 -27,6% 3,1% 0,3% 0,4% 0,6%
95 143 Jeep Renegade 4.416 9.573 0,3% 0,1% 0,4%
96 95 Chevrolet Suburban 4.375 20.390 -19,3% 20,0% 0,3% 0,3% 0,3%
97 103 Acura TLX 4.352 18.186 0,3% 0,3% 0,3%
98 98 Lexus IS 4.345 19.599 -1,3% -0,2% 0,3% 0,3% 0,3%
99 105 Audi Q5 4.280 17.396 11,6% 12,4% 0,3% 0,2% 0,3%
100 93 BMW 5 Series 4.257 20.616 -10,4% 19,4% 0,3% 0,3% 0,3%

To have all data between 2010 and 2015, see the U.S. Auto Book 2015 just published by our Team:

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