World Best Selling Coupe. The top in the 2017

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World Best Selling Coupe in the 2017 reported in decline 2.0% 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.

Global Sales

In the 2017, the “Coupe” segment accounted for the 1.0% of the global car passenger’s sales, with 796.000 vehicles sold, down 2.0% from the previous year.

The top three markets for this segment are USA (with 55.1% of global sales), China (with 7.8%) and Germany (with 7.1%).

Best Selling Models

The best-selling model globally is the Ford Mustang with 126.112 sales, down 17.5%. 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 100.453 sales (-4.9%). 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 75.791 units (-4.9%). 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.

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 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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Rank 2017 Rank 2016   Sales 2017 Sales 2016 Variation 2017
1 1 Ford Mustang 126.112 152.787 -17,5%
2 2 Dodge Charger 100.453 105.588 -4,9%
3 3 Chevrolet Camaro 75.791 79.722 -4,9%
4 4 Dodge Challenger 69.880 69.717 0,2%
5 7 Tesla Model X 47.676 32.389 47,2%
6 5 Mazda MX-5 37.052 34.132 8,6%
7 8 Porsche 911 28.470 29.420 -3,2%
8 6 Chevrolet Corvette 28.252 33.715 -16,2%
9 9 Audi TT 22.252 27.639 -19,5%
10 10 Mercedes CLS 15.460 25.163 -38,6%

 

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