Most Popular New Cars in April 2014

CAAM (China Association of Automobile Manufacturers) recorded 2,004,200 sales of new vehicles in April, 8.81% more than the same period a year ago. Compared with March, deliveries of China-made automobiles fell 7.6%. The passenger car market expanded 11.63% on year in April to 1,609,000 units, while that of buses and trucks shrank 1.31% to 395,200.

Sector Sales in April Growth on year
Sedan (two- or three-box) 1,031,300 5.56%
SUV 136,800 54.25%
MPV 310,800 36.35%
Microvan 130,100 –11.98%
Total 1,609,000 11.63%

In the January-April period, China auto sales rose 9.07% on year to 7,925,100, including 6,477,500 passenger cars (up 10.45%) and 1,447,600 commercial vehicles (up 3.26%).

Sales of the ten largest passenger car makers in April are:

1. FAW-Volkswagen: 159,100

2. Shanghai-Volkswagen: 148,300

3. SAIC-GM-Wuling (SGMW): 130,600

4. Shanghai-GM: 129,900

5. Dongfeng-Nissan: 91,800

6. Beijing-Hyundai: 91,100

7. Chongqing Changan: 79,400

8. Changan-Ford: 68,500

9. Dongfeng-PSA (DPCA): 60,100

10. Dongfeng-Yueda-Kia: 51,700

Top 100 best-selling sedans/ hatchbacks/ coupes in April 2014
Rank Models Manufacturers Sales
1 Volkswagen Lavida (sedan) Shanghai-Volkswagen 31313
2 Nissan Sylphy Dongfeng-Nissan 28672
3 Volkswagen Sagitar FAW-Volkswagen 27847
4 Volkswagen New Santana Shanghai-Volkswagen 26653
5 Volkswagen Jetta FAW-Volkswagen 26078
6 Volkswagen Passat Shanghai-Volkswagen 24381
7 Buick Excelle Shanghai-GM 24092
8 Volkswagen Bora FAW-Volkswagen 21448
9 Chevrolet Sail, sedan version Shanghai-GM 20492
10 Chevrolet Cruze Shanghai-GM 20036
11 Volkswagen Magotan FAW-Volkswagen 19177
12 Volkswagen Golf FAW-Volkswagen 19074
13 Hyundai Elantra Langdong Beijing-Hyundai 18873
14 Audi A6L FAW-Volkswagen 15289
15 Kia K3 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 15119
16 Hyundai Verna Beijing-Hyundai 14979
17 Buick Excelle GT Shanghai-GM 13744
18 Toyota Camry GAC-Toyota 13188
19 Toyota Vios FAW-Toyota 13084
20 Honda Crider GAC-Honda 12743
21 Changan Eado Changan 12617
22 Ford New Focus Sedan Changan-Ford 12505
23 Geely Emgrand EC7 Geely 12484
24 Hyundai Elantra Yuedong Beijing-Hyundai 12423
25 BMW 5-Series BMW-Brilliance 12359
26 Ford New Focus Hatchback Changan-Ford 11495
27 Citroen New C-Elysee Dongfeng-PSA (DPCA) 11344
28 Nissan Teana Dongfeng-Nissan 11168
29 Hyundai Mistra Beijing-Hyundai 10997
30 Volkswagen Gran Lavida Shanghai-Volkswagen 10899
31 Audi A4L FAW-Volkswagen 10849
32 Nissan Tiida Dongfeng-Nissan 10832
33 Kia K2 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 10690
34 BYD F3 BYD 10528
35 Toyota Corolla FAW-Toyota 9953
36 Ford New Mondeo Changan-Ford 9205
37 Chevrolet Malibu Shanghai-GM 8590
38 Roewe 350 Shanghai-GM 8491
39 Buick Regal Shanghai-GM 8126
40 Skoda Octavia Shanghai-Volkswagen 8019
41 BMW 3-Series BMW-Brilliance 7686
42 Toyota Corolla EX FAW-Toyota 7588
43 Peugeot 308 Dongfeng-PSA (DPCA) 7553
44 Peugeot 301 Dongfeng-PSA (DPCA) 7272
45 Toyota Yaris GAC-Toyota 7211
46 Volkswagen Santana Vista Shanghai-Volkswagen 7130
47 Skoda Rapid Shanghai-Volkswagen 7117
48 Honda Jade Dongfeng-Honda 6966
49 Citroen C-Quatre sedan Dongfeng-PSA (DPCA) 6962
50 BAIC E Series BAIC 6827
51 Mazda6 Classical FAW 6529
52 Changan Alsvin V3 Changan 6438
53 Venucia R50 Dongfeng-Nissan 6415
54 Nissan Sunny Dongfeng-Nissan 6388
55 Chery QQ Chery 6340
56 Ford Focus Classical, hatchback version Changan-Ford 6033
57 Besturn B50 FAW 6021
58 BYD L3 sedan BYD 5989
59 Chery E3 Chery 5924
60 Kia Forte Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 5844
61 Honda Accord GAC-Honda 5792
62 Geely MK Geely 5732
63 Buick LaCrosse Shanghai-GM 5494
64 Citroen C4L Dongfeng-PSA (DPCA) 5440
65 Honda Civic Dongfeng-Honda 5393
66 Suzuki Alto Changan-Suzuki 5135
67 Hyundai Elantra Beijing-Hyundai 5094
68 Great Wall C30 Great Wall 5077
69 Ford Fiesta Changan-Ford 5065
70 FAW Xiali Series FAW 4927
71 Peugeot 408 Dongfeng-PSA (DPCA) 4883
72 Suzuki Beidouxing Changhe-Suzuki 4842
73 Zotye Z300 Zotye 4826
74 Hyundai Sonata (8th-gen) Beijing-Hyundai 4819
75 BYD F0 BYD 4785
76 Kia K5 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 4749
77 Zhonghua H330 Brilliance 4665
78 Buick Excelle XT Shanghai-GM 4509
79 Changan Benni Changan 4396
80 Changan CX20 Changan 4300
81 Volkswagen CC FAW-Volkswagen 4265
82 Ford Focus Classical, hatchback version Changan-Ford 3973
83 Changan Alsvin V5 Changan 3950
84 Nissan Livina Dongfeng-Nissan 3854
85 Haima Family Haima 3681
86 Honda City GAC-Honda 3610
87 Suzuki Swift Changan-Suzuki 3577
88 Venucia D50 Dongfeng-Nissan 3477
89 Baojun 630 SGMW 3403
90 Toyota Reiz FAW-Toyota 3289
91 Soueast V3 Soueast 3256
92 MG3 SAIC 3244
93 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Beijing-Benz 3151
94 Geely LC (Panda) Geely 3142
95

BYD Surui

BYD 3109
96 Haima M3 Haima 3097
97 Dongfeng Fengshen S30 Dongfeng 3055
98 Skoda Superb Shanghai-Volkswagen 3039
99 Great Wall C50 Great Wall 3009
100 Baojun Lechi SGMW 2803

 

Top 50 most popular SUVs in April 2014
Rank Models Manufacturers Sales
1 Haval H6 Great Wall 26372
2 Volkswagen Tiguan Shanghai-Volkswagen 21206
3 Honda CR-V Dongfeng-Honda 17471
4 Hyundai ix35 Beijing-Hyundai 11918
5 Ford Kuga Changan-Ford 11102
6 Toyota RAV4 FAW-Toyota 9914
7 Audi Q5 FAW-Volkswagen 9525
8 Changan CS35 Changan 9225
9 Nissan X-Trail Dongfeng-Nissan 9130
10 Nissan Qashqai Dongfeng-Nissan 8830
11 Toyota Highlander GAC-Toyota 8117
12 Great Wall M4 Great Wall 7905
13 Kia Sportage R Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 7854
14 Chery Tiggo 5 Chery 7758
15 Ford EcoSport Changan-Ford 7406
16 BYD S6 BYD 7319
17 Geely GX7 Geely 7138
18 Trumphchi GS5 GAC 6632
19 Besturn X80 FAW 6391
20 Hyundai Santa Fe Beijing-Hyundai 6377
21 Buick Encore Shanghai-GM 6340
22 Peugeot 3008 Dongfeng-PSA (DPCA) 5749
23 Audi Q3 FAW-Volkswagen 5503
24 Lifan X60 Lifan 5326
25 Haval H5 Great Wall 5172
26 Mazda CX-5 Changan-Mazda 4788
27 BMW X1 BMW-Brilliance 4684
28 Chery Tiggo Chery 4400
29 Mitsubishi ASX GAC-Mitsubishi 4386
30 Suzuki S-Cross Changan-Suzuki 4162
31 Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class Beijing-Benz 3649
32 Zotye T600 Zotye 3471
33 Kia Sportage Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 3452
34 Chevrolet Captiva Shanghai-GM 3382
35 Landwind SUVs JMC 3207
36 Haima S5 Haima 2986
37 Zhonghua V5 Brilliance 2586
38 Haima 7 (Qishi) Haima 2485
39 Hyundai Tucson Beijing-Hyundai 2441
40 JMC Yusheng JMC 2081
41 Chevrolet Trax Shanghai-GM 1846
42 JAC S5 JAC 1769
43 Peugeot 2008 Dongfeng-PSA (DPCA) 1664
44 Liebao (Leopaard) Heijingang GAC Changfeng 1611
45 Toyota Prado FAW-Toyota 1479
46 Skoda Yeti Shanghai-Volkswagen 1465
47 Hawtai Santa Fe Hawtai 1324
48 Roewe W5 SAIC 1121
49 Yema F12 Sichuan Auto 952
50 Hawtai B35 (Boliger) Hawtai 883

 

Top 20 most popular MPVs in April 2014
Rank Models Manufacturers Sales
1 Wuling Hongguang SGMW 60009
2 Dongfeng Fengxing Lingzhi Dongfeng 12200
3 Chana Honor Changan 8495
4 Dongfeng Fengxing Joyear Dongfeng 8350
5 Buick GL8 Shanghai-GM 6403
6 Weiwang (Wevan) M20 BAIC 6122
7 JAC Refine JAC 5504
8 Dongfeng Succe Zhengzhou-Nissan 3204
9 Gonow Starry GAC Gonow 2680
10 Chana Eulove Changan 2493
11 Dongfeng Sokon Fengguang Dongfeng 2222
12 Nissan NV200 Zhengzhou-Nissan 1866
13 FAW Senya (Xenia) FAW 1793
14 Volkswagen Touran Shanghai-Volkswagen 1634
15 Toyota E’Z GAC-Toyota 1516
16 JAC J6 JAC 1276
17 Jinbei Grace Brillliance 812
18 Mercedes-Benz Vito Fujian-Benz 766
19 Foton M-PX Beiqi Foton 751
20 BYD M6 BYD 564