World Best Selling Car. The Top 100 Models in the 2017

World Best Selling Car Honda-CR-V-2017

World Best Selling Car ranking in the 2017 reports the global success of SUVs models with Honda CR-V, Toyota Rav4 and Volkswagen Tiguan escalating positions on top. The Ford F-Series outpaced the VW Golf in second.

The Top 100 Ranking

In the first five months of the 2017 the global vehicles market kept growing at a near 4 percent speed and the fastest growing segment was again the SUV, with almost 75% of new vehicles launched in China -actually the 30% of global sales – included in this category. This is reflected in the best-selling cars ranking.

Indeed, the growth of SUVs models is clear compared with the final 2016 and even more towards the correspondent period last year, as shown in our table below.

Anyhow, the top-selling model is still the traditional compact Toyota Corolla, sold in 538.249 units (+0.2%).

Hitting a record month after month, the Ford F-Series advances in second place with 424.521 sales, up 8.3% and is candidate to be the fourth vehicles in the history to sell more than 1 million units in  a calendar year, after Corolla, Focus and Golf.

Losing 11% of volume and been outpaced by the American rival, the Volkswagen Golf ranks third with 366.550 sales and is now fighting to protect the place on the podium from the aggressive growth of the best-selling SUV ever, the Honda CR-V, actually fourth with 334.000 units (+9.7%).

In fifth place the Honda Civic benefit from the launch in Europe and jumps up 5 spots at 320.000 units (+24.8%) ahead of the Toyota RAV4 up 3 spots with 310.000 units (+7.3%) and the Volkswagen Polo, up 1 spot, with 282.000 units (-4.8%).

In eight place  the Ford Focus, down 4 spots, with 281.000 units (-8.5%) followed by the booming SUV Volkswagen Tiguan, first time within the top 10 and up 13 spots with 281.000 units (+44.2%) and in 10th place the Ram Pick up, fist time ever in the top 10, with 254.000 units (+8.7%).

Just one new nameplates entered in the Top 100, the Toyota C-HR, 65th with 116.000 sales.

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The ranking is done respecting the customer view in the market, so we do not assembly similar models sold under different nameplates (for instance, Honda Fit is not added to Honda Jazz.

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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 2017 Rank 2016 Model Sales YTD May 2017 Sales YTD May 2016 Variation YTD 2017
1 1 Toyota Corolla 538.249 537.416 0,2%
2 3 Ford F-Series 424.531 392.142 8,3%
3 2 Volkswagen Golf 366.550 411.864 -11,0%
4 5 Honda CR-V 334.497 304.923 9,7%
5 10 Honda Civic 320.603 256.978 24,8%
6 7 Toyota RAV4 310.694 289.570 7,3%
7 6 Volkswagen Polo 282.010 296.237 -4,8%
8 4 Ford Focus 281.721 308.018 -8,5%
9 22 Volkswagen Tiguan 281.168 195.021 44,2%
10 16 Ram pick-up 254.605 234.327 8,7%
11 9 Toyota Camry 249.039 271.904 -8,4%
12 8 Hyundai Elantra 243.104 285.058 -14,7%
13 13 Chevrolet Silverado 240.342 250.356 -4,0%
14 12 Hyundai Tucson 228.135 251.263 -9,2%
15 11 Wuling Hongguang 226.510 252.357 -10,2%
16 15 Volkswagen Lavida 220.363 243.769 -9,6%
17 14 Volkswagen Jetta 217.305 244.615 -11,2%
18 25 Nissan Qashqai 209.777 179.820 16,7%
19 19 Honda Accord 209.211 204.115 2,5%
20 26 Toyota Hilux 203.419 222.240 -8,5%
21 18 Volkswagen Passat 202.810 219.491 -7,6%
22 21 Ford Fiesta 194.907 195.214 -0,2%
23 20 Haval H6 191.619 202.735 -5,5%
24 49 Nissan Rogue 180.494 135.582 33,1%
25 28 Renault Clio 177.154 178.796 -0,9%
26 17 Kia Sportage 176.825 220.559 -19,8%
27 23 Skoda Octavia 171.077 184.970 -7,5%
28 27 Mazda3 166.325 179.191 -7,2%
29 32 Toyota Yaris 165.951 158.917 4,4%
30 146 Buick Excelle 163.945 67.896 141,5%
31 39 Mazda CX-5 160.999 144.416 11,5%
32 30 Nissan X-Trail 159.152 166.633 -4,5%
33 38 Ford Escape 157.371 149.861 5,0%
34 48 Mercedes C Class 153.583 136.841 12,2%
35 24 Chevrolet Cruze 152.414 181.114 -15,8%
36 61 Nissan Sylphy 150.304 117.291 28,1%
37 58 GAC Trumpchi GS4 149.388 124.675 19,8%
38 34 Toyota Corolla sedan 142.371 156.217 -8,9%
39 44 Peugeot 208 140.319 141.597 -0,9%
40 82 Wuling Mini-truck 140.077 99.755 40,4%
41 52 Honda HR-V 138.441 127.083 8,9%
42 64 Toyota Highlander 137.704 115.016 19,7%
43 36 Audi A3 136.765 153.749 -11,0%
44 50 Ford Explorer 135.732 131.939 2,9%
45 72 Foton Light Truck 134.718 107.263 25,6%
46 66 Chevrolet Equinox 131.209 114.886 14,2%
47 41 Chevrolet Malibu 130.253 142.864 -8,8%
48 42 Nissan Sentra 130.242 142.785 -8,8%
49 35 Nissan Altima 128.928 154.308 -16,4%
50 60 Jeep Grand Cherokee 128.464 117.742 9,1%
51 37 Jeep Cherokee 127.648 152.844 -16,5%
52 31 Toyota Prius 125.937 159.663 -21,1%
53 29 Hyundai Sonata 124.088 168.992 -26,6%
54 85 Buick Envision 123.397 95.949 28,6%
55 70 Jeep Renegade 123.161 109.579 12,4%
56 46 Honda Fit 122.522 138.995 -11,9%
57 62 Ford Edge 121.028 117.232 3,2%
58 55 Hyundai Santa fe 120.531 126.638 -4,8%
59 56 Opel Corsa 120.396 126.166 -4,6%
60 69 Opel Astra 119.013 110.511 7,7%
61 40 Volkswagen Sagitar 117.984 143.403 -17,7%
62 165 Mercedes GLC 117.856 61.708 91,0%
63 75 Hyundai i20 117.796 106.172 10,9%
64 45 Ford Transit 117.426 140.754 -16,6%
65 Toyota C-HR 116.857 25
66 53 Baojun 730 115.907 126.935 -8,7%
67 59 BMW 3 Series 114.583 121.301 -5,5%
68 79 Subaru Forester 114.084 103.445 10,3%
69 57 Volkswagen Santana 113.377 125.369 -9,6%
70 77 Kia Rio 112.849 105.056 7,4%
71 65 GMC Sierra 112.774 114.983 -1,9%
72 54 Isuzu D-Max 111.816 126.711 -11,8%
73 78 Maruti Alto 110.450 104.199 6,0%
74 71 Honda City 110.023 109.272 0,7%
75 102 Mercedes E Class 108.467 85.149 27,4%
76 90 Renault Captur 106.299 93.745 13,4%
77 160 Haval H2 105.374 62.251 69,3%
78 155 Mitsubishi Outlander 104.765 64.210 63,2%
79 81 Peugeot 2008 104.690 102.363 2,3%
80 74 Ford Escort 103.176 106.320 -3,0%
81 646 Geely Boyue 103.150 11.069 831,9%
82 113 Citroen C3 103.094 78.165 31,9%
83 93 Geely EC7 101.538 90.895 11,7%
84 67 Ford Kuga 101.380 112.452 -9,8%
85 63 Kia Sorento 100.217 116.084 -13,7%
86 134 Volkswagen Bora 98.977 71.201 39,0%
87 76 Nissan Versa 98.965 105.297 -6,0%
88 101 Dacia Sandero 98.305 85.884 14,5%
89 92 Fiat 500 98.039 92.371 6,1%
90 95 Ford Ranger 97.956 88.560 10,6%
91 51 Ford Fusion 97.416 130.171 -25,2%
92 149 Subaru Impreza 97.195 66.459 46,2%
93 80 Ford Ecosport 96.841 102.959 -5,9%
94 87 Fiat Panda 96.706 95.456 1,3%
95 83 Jeep Wrangler 96.357 99.083 -2,8%
96 68 Hyundai Accent 92.862 111.994 -17,1%
97 104 Wuling Hongguang V 92.825 83.191 11,6%
98 107 Subaru Outback 91.652 82.413 11,2%
99 73 Peugeot 308 91.580 107.058 -14,5%
100 86 Audi A4 91.298 95.947 -4,8%
101 89 Toyota Vios 91.231 93.803 -2,7%
102 100 Skoda Fabia 91.189 86.002 6,0%
103 97 ChangAn CS75 90.655 88.236 2,7%

 

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