Global Auto Market. The ranking by Model in the 2019

World Best Selling Car

World Best Selling Car ranking in 2019 was still under the leading of the Toyota Corolla, which is very close to the milestone of 50 million sales since the first units were produced, in 1966. In second place the Ford F-Series, the best pickup sold ever, while in third the first SUV ever produced, the Toyota RAV4.

The Best Selling Car Models in the World

Born in the 1966 to dominate the World, the Toyota Corolla is near to reach the record of 50 million units sold in the World with the twelfth generation recently (2018) launched in over 150 countries and with three body styles and a powerful engine range, with probably the best hybrid engine ever produced for a standard vehicles.

Corolla is the only vehicles actually produced in all the five continents. Actually the production facilities are located in Brazil, (Indaiatuba, São Paulo), Canada (Cambridge, Ontario), China (Tianjin), India (Bangalore), Pakistan (Karachi), South Africa (Durban), USA (Blue Springs, Mississippi), Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Turkey and Venezuela.

We track the global vehicles sales since 2010 and always we had the Toyota Corolla on top of the list with a global share between the 1.3% (2017 and 2018) and the 1.5%. In 2019 the share was at 1.4%.

Of course, the podium of this ranking includes only vehicles which have done the history of the industry. This is the case of the second, the most sold pickup ever, the Ford F-Series, leader in North America since 45 years and second best in the World since the 2016. The place is confirmed in 2019 with a safe gap over all other competitors.

In third place the first SUV produced in the World, 21 years ago, which is in the best position ever. The Toyota RAV4 is third since the 2018, up 14 places since the 2010.

Data Source

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 the last 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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Rank 2019Rank 2018ModelSales 20192019 VarDecember SalesDecember var
11Toyota Corolla12363804,1%991376,6%
22Ford F-Series1070234-1,1%11192911,6%
33Toyota RAV493185211,7%757858,6%
44Honda Civic821374-0,3%63208-6,3%
57Honda CR-V81898112,0%72625-11,1%
65Volkswagen Tiguan741297-7,6%685793,9%
711Ram pick-up73189517,4%7355312,6%
89Toyota Camry6907293,1%50179-6,8%
96Volkswagen Golf687664-12,9%52315-0,5%
1010Chevrolet Silverado644013-1,5%8679334,7%
118Volkswagen Polo
1214Toyota Hilux
1315Honda Accord
1413Hyundai Tucson
1517Volkswagen Lavida
1616Nissan Qashqai
1718Kia Sportage
1820Nissan Sylphy
1922Mercedes C Class
2012Hyundai Elantra
2127Chevrolet Equinox
2225Mazda CX-5
2331Toyota Yaris
2423Haval H6
2532Mercedes E Class
2624Nissan Rogue
2738Mercedes GLC
2829Nissan X-Trail
2921Wuling Hongguang
3028Volkswagen Passat
3136Toyota Highlander
3237BMW 5 Series
3333Skoda Octavia
3472Ford Ranger
3526Ford Focus
3668Wuling Mini Truck
3743Toyota C-HR
3830Jeep Compass
3941BMW 3 Series
40128volkswagen T-Roc
4188Volkswagen Bora
4242Audi A4
4334Renault Clio
4446Ford Ecosport
4535Ford Fiesta
4751Honda HR-V
4819Volkswagen Jetta
4948Isuzu D-Max
5061Jeep Grand Cherokee