World Best Selling Mid Size Cars in the first five months of the 2017 grew less than the industry in total. The top 100 models ranking was again a feud of the Toyota Camry, with a safe margin over the Volkswgen Lavida and the Honda Accord.
During the first five months of the current year, the mid-size segment (D segment under the European segmentation) grew 1.1% at 8.2 million of global sales. As confirmed by the final 2016 ranking, the segment is a feud of the Toyota Camry since 10 years.
The top models ranking this year started with a roaring Volkswagen Lavida performance and the Chinese model had temporary led the ranking in the Q1, before to be outpaced again by the Toyota Camry, actually leader with 245.000 sales (-9.6%) and a gap of 29000 over the Volkswagen Lavida, a vehicle on produced and sold just in China, sold in 220.000 units (-10.8%9,
In third place the Honda Accord, up 1 spot, with 209.000 sales (+2.5%) overtaking the Volkswagen Passat, actually fourth with 199.000 sales (-7.7%).
In fifth place the Mercedes C Class with 152.000 units (+12.2%) followed by the Nissan Sylphy with 150.000 sales (+28.3) and the Chevrolet Malibu with 130.000 (-8.8%).
In eight place the Nissan Altima with 128.000 (-16.4%) followed by the Hyundai Sonata with 124.000 (-26.6%) and in 10th place by the BMW Series 3 with 114.016 (-6.0%).
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|Rank 2017||Rank 2016||Model||Sales YTD May 2017||Sales YTD May 2016||Variation YTD 2017|
|5||9||Mercedes C Class||152.837||136.268||12,2%|
|10||12||BMW 3 Series||114.016||121.301||-6,0%|
|23||26||BMW 4 Series||54.943||56.719||-3,1%|
|24||32||BMW 3 Series L||53.863||42.417||27,0%|
|25||33||Mercedes C Class L||53.473||41.129||30,0%|