World Best Selling Coupe in the first nine months of the 2017 reported in decline by 3.6% All top models are losing compared with the previous year, including the leader, the iconic Ford Mustang . The electric Tesla Model X ranks 5th, up 5 spots.
In the first nine months of the year, Global Car Passenger’s market grew up 2.4% at 58.7 million units. The Coupe segment declined 3.6%, with 0.6 million sales, representing the 1.0% of total market.
The best-selling model globally is the Ford Mustang with 102.574 year to date sales, down 17.7%. Manufacturer since the 1965, it is the most iconic vehicles produced by Ford, having created the “pony car” class of American muscle cars, affordable sporty coupes with long hoods and short rear decks. The 5th current generation, launched in the 2014 is distributed in over 135 countries.
In second place the Dodge Charger with 76.775 sales (-3.3%). Introduced in US market in the 1966, this model has been developed across seven generation , the last introduced in the 2011,
In third place the Chevrolet Camaro with 59.345 units (-1.4%). It went on sale on September 29, 1966, for the 1967 model year and was designed as a competing model to the Ford Mustang. Production was disconnected in the 2002 when end-life was announced. However, in the 2009 Chevrolet launched back the fifth generation, replaced in the 2016 by the sixth current version.
This report is done utilizing data extracted from our GAD (Global Auto Database) the wider Auto Sales Database actually existing in the World, with sales data by region/area/country broken down by type/size/body-style/brand/model from January 2010 to lats month. Data are collected by over 300 sources, including all the official providers (local Minister of Transportations or Associations of car Manufacturers).
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Below, you can sort our interactive tables to see data regarding Brands, Groups and 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||Sales YTD Sep. 2017||Variation 2017|
|5||9||Tesla Model X||31.361||75,2%|