Most Popular Cars in January 2014

Data from CAAM (China Association of Automobile Manufacturers) show that vehicle makers in the country delivered 2,156,400 units in the first month of 2014, 5.99% more than a year earlier. The number sets a new record in monthly sales of China-made new automobiles.

Passenger car sales increased 7.03% to 1,846,900, while the market of commercial vehicles expanded 0.18% to reach 309,500 units. 1,195,700 sedans were sold, up 0.69% on year; 192,200 MPVs, up 66.83%; 322,500 SUVs, up 33.95%; 136,500 microvans, down 25.05%; 44,600 buses, up 5.39%; 264,900 trucks, down 0.65%. January deliveries of the top-ten passenger-car makers are:

1. Shanghai VW: 199,700

2. Shanghai GM: 171,800

3. FAW VW: 160,300

4. SAIC-GM-Wuling (SGMW): 158,600

5. Beijing Hyundai: 115,200

6. Chongqing Changan: 104,800

7. Dongfeng Nissan: 75,600

8. Changan Ford: 70,900

9. Dongfeng PSA: 65,000

10. Dongfeng Yueda Kia: 60,000

 

Top 100 best-selling sedans (hatchbacks or notchbacks) in January 2014
Rank Models Manufacturers Sales
1 VW Lavida sedan Shanghai VW 50558
2 VW Santana Shanghai VW 27770
3 VW Jetta FAW VW 27381
4 VW Passat Shanghai VW 27085
5 Buick Excelle GT Shanghai GM 26834
6 Buick Excelle Shanghai GM 26821
7 VW Sagitar FAW Sagitar 26686
8 Nissan Sylphy Dongfeng Nissan 25130
9 Hyundai Verna Beijing Hyundai 25097
10 Chevrolet Sail, sedan version Shanghai GM 24421
11 Hyundai Elantra Langdong Beijing Hyundai 23295
12 Chevrolet Cruze Shanghai GM 22621
13 VW Magotan FAW VW 22116
14 VW Polo Shanghai VW 21814
15 VW Bora FAW VW 21005
16 Audi A6L FAW VW 19242
17 Ford Focus, hatchback version Changan Ford 18659
18 Ford Focus, sedan version Changan Ford 17726
19 Hyundai Elantra Yuedong Beijing Hyundai 17600
20 Honda Crider GAC Honda 16510
21 Kia K3 Dongfeng Yueda Kia 15041
22 Chevrolet Malibu Shanghai GM 14892
23 VW Golf FAW VW 14754
24 Changan Eado Changan 13754
25 Toyota Camry GAC Toyota 12874
26 Kia K2 Dongfeng Yueda Kia 12298
27 BMW 5 Series BMW Brilliance 12252
28 Hyundai Mistra Beijing Hyundai 11749
29 Emgrand EC7 Geely 11273
30 VW Gran Lavida Shanghai GM 11010
31 Toyota Vios FAW Toyota 10900
32 Chery E3 Chery 10678
33 Skoda Octavia Shanghai VW 10261
34 Mazda6 FAW Mazda 10178
35 Roewe 350 SAIC 10075
36 Citroen C-Elysee Dongfeng PSA 10071
37 BYD Surui BYD 9811
38 Haima M3 Haima 9761
39 Citroen C4 sedan Dongfeng PSA 9564
40 Great Wall C30 Great Wall 9539
41 Ford Mondeo Changan Ford 9402
42 Buick LaCrosse Shanghai GM 9140
43 Buick Regal Shanghai GM 8965
44 Changan Alsvin V3 Changan 8880
45 Peugeot 308 Dongfeng PSA 8827
46 Nissan Tiida Dongfeng Nissan 8818
47 Audi A4L FAW VW 8673
48 BAIC E130/150 BAIC 8608
49 Toyota Corolla FAW Toyota 8345
50 Skoda Rapid Shanghai VW 8190
51 BMW 3 Series BMW Brilliance 8186
52 Hyundai Sonata Beijing Hyundai 7911
53 Kia Forte Dongfeng Yueda Kia 7906
54 Besturn B50 FAW 7839
55 Citroen C4L Dongfeng PSA 7746
56 Nissan Teana Dongfeng Nissan 7703
57 FAW Xiali series FAW Tianjin 7672
58 Suzuki Beidouxing Changhe Suzuki 7591
59 Chery QQ Chery 7390
60 Buick Excelle XT Shanghai GM 7342
61 Toyota Yaris L GAC Toyota 6981
62 Zhonghua H330 Brilliance 6826
63 Venucia R50 Dongfeng Nissan 6762
64 Great Wall C50 Great Wall 6497
65 Toyota Corolla EX FAW Toyota 6218
66 BYD L3 BYD 6204
67 Zotye Z300 Zotye 5862
68 Changan Benni Mini Changan 5854
69 Englon King Kong Geely 5645
70 Peugeot 408 Dongfeng PSA 5542
71 Peugeot 301 Dongfeng PSA 5486
72 Honda Civic Dongfeng Honda 5476
73 Kia K5 Dongfeng Yueda Kia 5459
74 Changan CX20 Changan 5451
75 Changan Alsvin V5 Changan 5008
76 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Beijing Benz 4977
77 Baojun 630 SGMW 4860
78 VW Santana Vista Shanghai VW 4834
79 Venucia D50 Dongfeng Nissan 4790
80 Dongfeng Fengshen S30 Dongfeng 4715
81 Lifan 720 Lifan 4710
82 Honda Accord GAC Honda 4600
83 Suzuki Alto Changan Suzuki 4525
84 Englon SC7 Geely 4485
85 Fiat Viaggio GAC Fiat 4460
86 Chery Arrizo7 Chery 4251
87 Citroen C5 Dongfeng PSA 4161
88 Honda City GAC Honda 4156
89 Nissan Sunny Dongfeng Nissan 4118
90 Baojun Lechi SGMW 4106
91 Nissan Livina Dongfeng Nissan 4025
92 BYD F3 BYD 3862
93 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Beijing Benz 3776
94 Dongfeng Fengshen A60 Dongfeng 3574
95 JAC J5 JAC 3481
96 Ford Fiesta, hatchback version Changan Ford 3360
97 VW Passat CC FAW VW 3325
98 JAC Heyue A30 JAC 2934
99 Zhonghua H230 Brilliance 2897
100 Chery Fulwin2 hatchack Chery 2867

 

Top 50 most popular SUVs in January 2014
Rank Models Manufacturers Sales
1 Haval H6 Great Wall 24,602
2 VW Tiguan Shanghai VW 24,282
3 Honda CR-V Dongfeng Honda 19,162
4 Hyundai ix35 Beijing Hyundai 14,530
5 Ford Kuga Changan Ford 12,030
6 Great Wall M4 Great Wall 11,698
7 Toyota RAV4 FAW Toyota 11,106
8 Changan CS35 Changan 10,550
9 BYD S6 BYD 10,316
10 Nissan Qashqai Dongfeng Nissan 10,198
11 Buick Encore Shanghai GM 9,052
12 Audi Q5 FAW VW 8,949
13 Kia Sportage R Dongfeng Yueda Kia 8,829
14 Toyota Highlander GAC Toyota 8,427
15 Audi Q3 FAW VW 8,057
16 Besturn X80 FAW 7,629
17 Hyundai Santa Fe Beijing Hyundai 7,517
18 Trumpchi GS5 GAC 6,922
19 Chery Tiggo 5 Chery 6,594
20 Peugeot 3008 Dongfeng PSA 6,509
21 Ford EcoSport Changan Ford 5,923
22 Mazda CX-5 Changan Mazda 5,863
23 JAC Refine S5 JAC 4,937
24 Kia Sportage Dongfeng Yueda Kia 4,695
25 Chery Tiggo Chery 4,637
26 Haval H5 Great Wall 4,588
27 Suzuki S-Cross Changan Suzuki 4,460
28 Hyundai Tucson Beijing Hyundai 4,307
29 Lifan X60 Lifan 4,209
30 Landwind SUVs JMC 4,025
31 BMW X1 BMW Brilliance 3,547
32 Chevrolet Captiva Shanghai GM 3,518
33 Haima Qishi Haima 3,395
34 Mitsubishi ASX GAC Mitsubishi 3,205
35 Mercedes-Benz GLK 300 Beijing Benz 2,966
36 Jiangling Yusheng JMC 2,776
37 Zhonghua V5 Brilliance 2,734
38 Zotye T200 Zotye 2,174
39 Gleagle GX7 Geely 2,158
40 Skoda Yeti Shanghai VW 2,033
41 Roewe W5 SAIC 2,014
42 Zotye T600 Zotye 1,642
43 Luxgen 7 SUV Dongfeng Yulon 1,271
44 Huanghai SUVs Huanghai Auto 1,152
45 Toyota Land Cruiser Prado FAW Toyota 1,065
46 Yema F12 Sichuan Yema Auto 845
47 Nissan X-trail Dongfeng Nissan 829
48 Chery X1 Chery 783
49 Jonway A380 Jonway 704
50 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport GAC Mitsubishi 702

 

Top 20 most popular MPVs in January 2014
Rank Models Manufacturers Sales
1 Wuling Hongguang SGMW 81,153
2 Chana Honor Changan 15,952
3 Dongfeng Fengxing Lingzhi Dongfeng Liuzhou 15,359
4 Buick GL8 Shanghai GM 11,973
5 Dongfeng Fengxing Joyear Dongfeng Liuzhou 10,319
6 Dongfeng Sokon Fengguang Dongfeng Yu’an 8,939
7 Weiwang M20 BAIC 7,096
8 Chana Eulove Changan 6,029
9 JAC Refine JAC 5,681
10 VW Touran Shanghai VW 4,741
11 Honda Jade Dongfeng Honda 4,080
12 JAC J6 JAC 3,368
13 Dongfeng Succe Dongfeng Nissan 2,781
14 FAW Xenia FAW Jilin 2,603
15 Gonow Starry GAC Gonow 2,200
16 Toyota E’Z GAC Toyota 1,944
17 Honda Odyssey GAC Honda 1,195
18 Honda Elysion Dongfeng Honda 1,176
19 Nissan NV200 Dongfeng Nissan 1,127
20 Jinbei Grace Brilliance 1,006

(Data in the above three tables come from China Passenger Car Association–or, CPCA)