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World Best Selling Car ranking in first half 2016. Hyundai Tucson raising star!

World Best Selling Car ranking in the first half 2016 with top 100 models data. The Ford F Series is shining challenging the second place while the Hyundai Tucson is the new raising star.

Sourcing from the F2M Global Mobility Database, actually tracking over 2.700 vehicle’s model sold in over 140 countries, today we are able to provide you with the exclusive ranking of World Best Selling Car, including all light vehicles.

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During the first half of the 2016, the Global light vehicles industry reported a moderate increase of 3.0% with 45.8 million vehicles sold.

The global best-selling model, the Toyota Corolla (all versions), is losing 1.2% with 634.000 units however keeping the outstanding level achieved in the 2015 when it was the first model selling over 1.3 million in a year.

Penalized by low sales in US and Canada the Volkswagen Golf (all versions) is losing 1.8% with 500.000 units keeping the pace to exceed the 1 million units this year, for the second time in the history.

The third, the Ford F-Series is shining and reducing the gap selling 478.000 units (+12.6%) and has a speed to take over the Golf by the end of the year.

In the fourth place the Ford Focus, kept declining with 367.000 units (-16.4%) and risk to lose a couple of place before year end.

Fifth the Hyundai Elantra, with 363.490 sales (-9.7%) followed by the Volkswagen Polo with 358.602 (-1.8%), the fast growing Toyota RAV4, new leader in the SUV segment with 346.791 sales (+10.8%) and the Toyota Camry with 339.611 (-11.7%).

The Honda CR-V was 9th with 333.597 sales (+3.9%) followed in 10th place by the Chevrolet Silverado with 307.845 units (-1.0%).

Fast growing models in the first half had been the Volkswagen Lavida, the best selling car in China, 15th and up 7 spots, with 287.000 (+23.2%), the Honda Civic, 11th and up 7 spots with 305.706 units and the Hyundai Tucson, 16th and up 949 spots, with 285.000 sales.

Just two new models within the top 100, the Baojun 560, 39th with 174.000 units and the GaG Trumpchi GS4, 56th with 150.000.

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 H1 2016 Rank H1 2015 Best Sales H1 2016 Sales H1 2015 Var H1 2016
1 1 Toyota Corolla 634.298 641.850 -1,2%
2 2 Volkswagen Golf 500.630 509.829 -1,8%
3 4 Ford F-Series 478.384 424.884 12,6%
4 3 Ford Focus 367.479 439.584 -16,4%
5 5 Hyundai Elantra 363.490 402.526 -9,7%
6 7 Volkswagen Polo 358.602 365.257 -1,8%
7 10 Toyota RAV4 346.791 312.993 10,8%
8 6 Toyota Camry 339.611 384.421 -11,7%
9 9 Honda CR-V 333.597 321.038 3,9%
10 11 Chevrolet Silverado 307.845 310.981 -1,0%
11 17 Honda Civic 305.706 266.423 14,7%
12 14 Volkswagen Jetta 297.087 290.519 2,3%
13 8 Wuling Hongguang 294.313 326.316 -9,8%
14 15 Toyota Hilux 287.438 290.302 -1,0%
15 22 Volkswagen Lavida 287.354 233.211 23,2%
16 110 Hyundai Tucson 285.060 94.267 202,4%
17 18 Ram Pick-up 281.767 259.846 8,4%
18 24 Kia Sportage 265.663 220.441 20,5%
19 12 Volkswagen Passat 258.927 306.864 -15,6%
20 20 Honda Accord 250.696 240.410 4,3%
21 21 Renault Clio 241.976 237.074 2,1%
22 13 Ford Fiesta 240.447 302.850 -20,6%
23 37 Haval H6 240.253 172.006 39,7%
24 19 Volkswagen Tiguan 233.242 254.479 -8,3%
25 16 Chevrolet Cruze 226.157 287.767 -21,4%
26 23 Mazda3 225.653 227.442 -0,8%
27 27 Other China LCV 224.889 207.192 8,5%
28 25 Skoda Octavia 224.091 216.868 3,3%
29 32 Nissan Qashqai 219.950 182.509 20,5%
30 26 Toyota Yaris 209.630 211.613 -0,9%
31 50 Toyota Prius 208.477 152.668 36,6%
32 36 Nissan X-Trail 204.336 178.112 14,7%
33 28 Hyundai Sonata 190.511 202.913 -6,1%
34 31 Nissan Altima 188.380 189.955 -0,8%
35 35 Audi A3 185.789 179.493 3,5%
36 34 Ford Escape 184.153 179.504 2,6%
37 58 Jeep Cherokee 182.866 140.489 30,2%
38 33 Mazda CX-5 175.798 181.100 -2,9%
39 Baojun 560 174.529
40 41 Chevrolet Malibu 171.371 161.600 6,0%
41 29 Honda Fit 171.115 195.332 -12,4%
42 38 Hyundai Santa fe 170.813 169.676 0,7%
43 30 Mercedes C Class 170.476 192.353 -11,4%
44 64 Volkswagen Sagitar 170.426 134.505 26,7%
45 43 Nissan Sentra 170.132 158.747 7,2%
46 49 Nissan Rogue 169.438 154.510 9,7%
47 46 Peugeot 208 169.084 156.197 8,3%
48 94 Buick Excelle GT 168.160 105.000 60,2%
49 39 Ford Fusion 159.698 168.340 -5,1%
50 78 Ford Transit 159.247 120.690 31,9%
51 42 Opel Corsa 155.817 158.949 -2,0%
52 47 Tata Trucks 155.616 155.477 0,1%
53 55 Ford Explorer 152.820 144.652 5,6%
54 51 Volkswagen Santana 151.779 152.636 -0,6%
55 53 Nissan Sylphy 151.497 148.209 2,2%
56 559 GAC Trumpchi GS4 150.795 16.581 809,4%
57 61 Kia Sorento 147.564 137.623 7,2%
58 40 BMW 3 Series 147.467 164.030 -10,1%
59 120 Ford Edge 144.150 92.184 56,4%
60 159 Honda HR-V 144.137 76.320 88,9%
61 44 Baojun 730 144.095 158.036 -8,8%
62 54 Kia Rio 142.445 147.397 -3,4%
63 59 Isuzu D-Max 142.225 137.980 3,1%
64 67 Jeep Grand Cherokee 140.124 133.162 5,2%
65 80 Toyota Highlander 138.784 115.024 20,7%
66 70 GMC Sierra 137.905 131.038 5,2%
67 48 Chevrolet Equinox 137.674 155.466 -11,4%
68 68 Subaru Forester 135.802 132.828 2,2%
69 65 Ford Kuga 132.774 134.032 -0,9%
70 62 Hyundai Accent 132.408 137.610 -3,8%
71 88 Opel Astra 131.657 109.588 20,1%
72 86 Nissan Versa 130.270 110.440 18,0%
73 77 Peugeot 308 129.716 121.563 6,7%
74 56 Hyundai i20 129.649 144.521 -10,3%
75 92 Ford Escort 128.107 106.687 20,1%
76 52 Maruti Alto 127.712 149.424 -14,5%
77 267 Jeep Renegade 127.211 50.056 154,1%
78 63 Foton Light Truck 126.895 135.089 -6,1%
79 57 Honda City 126.091 140.732 -10,4%
80 75 Peugeot 2008 125.616 122.700 2,4%
81 81 Renault Captur 125.269 114.736 9,2%
82 71 Jeep Wrangler 124.609 129.806 -4,0%
83 95 Honda Odyssey 120.638 103.092 17,0%
84 112 Honda Vezel 117.381 93.571 25,4%
85 100 Audi A4 117.306 101.021 16,1%
86 195 Buick Envision 115.937 65.851 76,1%
87 72 Ford Ecosport 115.901 129.554 -10,5%
88 89 Wuling Mini-truck 115.546 109.429 5,6%
89 76 Fiat 500 111.914 122.016 -8,3%
90 119 Fiat Panda 110.998 92.212 20,4%
91 97 Chevrolet Spark 110.177 101.990 8,0%
92 113 Dacia Sandero 108.351 93.389 16,0%
93 99 Geely EC7 107.765 101.660 6,0%
94 106 Toyota Tacoma 106.016 97.745 8,5%
95 96 Ford Ranger 105.860 102.312 3,5%
96 126 Skoda Fabia 105.483 90.704 16,3%
97 73 KIA PRIDE 101.181 124.027 -18,4%
98 116 Subaru Outback 99.468 92.945 7,0%
99 162 Dongfeng Fengguang 330/370 99.443 76.253 30,4%
100 224 Dodge Grand Caravan 99.151 58.449 69,6%

 

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