Best-selling Sedans, SUVs, and MPVs in August 2016

Automakers in China rolled out 1,990,500 vehicles and delivered 2,071,000 in August, according to CAAM. Production and sales jumped 26.6% and 24.22% respectively over a year ago. Passenger car sales grew 26.34% to 1,795,500, including 916,200 sedans (up 20.12%), 654,100 SUVs (up 43.86%), 180,400 MPVs (up 35.93%), and 44,800 micro-vans (down 36.88%).

In the first eight months of 2016, China auto sales went up 11.43% to 16,755,000, with the passenger car market expanding 12.83% to 14,442,300 units.

The top-ten passenger car makers in August are: FAW-VW (162,032 deliveries), SAIC-GM (155,562), SAIC-VW (147,281), SAIC-GM-Wuling (120,170), Changan (88,248), Dongfeng-Nissan (82,931), Beijing-Hyundai (82,025), Changan-Ford (72,373), Great Wall (65,405), Geely (57,236).

Most Popular sedans/ hatchbacks/ coupes in August 2016: the top 100 models (not including the imported)
Rank Models Manufacturers Monthly Sales
1 VW Jetta FAW-VW 36577
2 VW Lavida Sedan SAIC-VW 33912
3 Buick Excelle GT SAIC-GM 32832
4 Nissan Sylphy Dongfeng-Nissan 28035
5 VW Sagitar FAW-VW 26867
6 Toyota Corolla FAW-Toyota 23318
7 Ford Escort Changan-Ford 22203
8 VW Bora FAW-VW 22086
9 Hyundai Elantra Langdong Beijing-Hyundai 20199
10 Chevrolet Cruze SAIC-GM 18708
11 Chery Arrizo5 Chery 16800
12 VW Santana Sedan SAIC-VW 16107
13 VW Passat SAIC-VW 15618
14 VW Golf FAW-VW 14190
15 Geely Emgrand 7 Geely 13525
16 BMW 5 Series BMW-Brilliance 12903
17 Skoda Octavia SAIC-VW 12896
18 Kia K3 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 12303
19 Toyota Levin GAC-Toyota 12283
20 VW Polo SAIC-VW 12100
21 Buick Verano Sedan SAIC-GM 12044
22 Changan Eado Changan 11824
23 Audi A6 FAW-VW 11745
24 Chevrolet Sail Sedan SAIC-GM 11688
25 Honda Accord GAC-Honda 11371
26 Hyundai Mistra Beijing-Hyundai 11345
27 Mazda3 Axela Changan-Mazda 10990
28 VW Magotan FAW-VW 10762
29 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Beijing-Benz 10729
30 Hyundai Elantra Lingdong Beijing-Hyundai 10166
31 Nissan Teana Dongfeng-Nissan 9698
32 Honda Fit GAC-Honda 9495
33 Toyota Camry GAC-Toyota 9049
33 VW Lamando SAIC-VW 9049
35 Honda Civic Dongfeng-Honda 8607
36 Ford Focus Sedan Changan-Ford 8422
37 Geely GC7 Geely 8282
38 BYD F3 BYD 8235
39 Chevrolet Malibu SAIC-GM 8179
40 Buick Excelle SAIC-GM 7966
41 BMW 3 Series BMW-Brilliance 7956
42 Ford Focus Hatchback Changan-Ford 7477
43 Kia K2 Sedan Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 7428
44 Ford Mondeo Changan-Ford 7310
45 Toyota Vios FAW-Toyota 7201
46 Peugeot 408 Dongfeng-PSA 7087
47 Buick LaCrosse SAIC-GM 7003
48 Honda Crider GAC-Honda 6783
49 Hyundai Verna Sedan Beijing-Hyundai 6403
50 Citroen C-Elysee Dongfeng-PSA 6391
51 Honda City GAC-Honda 6335
52 Audi A4 FAW-VW 6101
53 Buick Regal SAIC-GM 6042
54 Nissan Sunny Dongfeng-Nissan 5735
55 Roewe 360 SAIC 5378
56 Citroen C4 Dongfeng-PSA 5362
57 Skoda Rapid Sedan SAIC-VW 4958
58 Kia K4 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 4900
59 Peugeot 301 Dongfeng-PSA 4870
60 Changan Alsvin V7 Changan 4745
61 Audi A3 Limousine FAW-VW 4725
62 VW Gran Lavida SAIC-VW 4615
63 FAW Besturn B50 FAW 4227
64 Nissan Tiida Dongfeng-Nissan 4118
65 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Beijing-Benz 4036
66 Changan Benni Changan 3972
67 Mazda6 Atenza FAW-Mazda 3844
68 Skoda Superb SAIC-VW 3727
69 VW Golf Sportsvan

FAW-VW

3711
70 Geely Borui (GC9) Geely 3572
71 Roewe 350 SAIC 3543
72 Audi A3 Sportback FAW-VW 3341
73 Nissan Lannia Dongfeng-Nissan 3277
74 Toyota Crown FAW-Toyota 3226
75 Honda Greiz Dongfeng-Honda 3107
76 BYD Qin BYD 3106
77 Chery Fulwin 2 Chery 3000
78 Peugeot 308 Dongfeng-PSA 2929
79 VW Gran Santana SAIC-VW 2793
80 BYD Surui BYD 2755
81 Toyota Yaris L GAC-Toyota 2667
82 Honda Jade Dongfeng-Honda 2665
83 MG GT SAIC 2625
84 Skoda Rapid Two-box SAIC-VW 2540
85 Geely Zhidou (ZD EV) Geely-Zhidou 2536
86 Ford Focus Hatchback Classical Changan-Ford 2420
87 Buick Verano Hatchback SAIC-GM 2411
88 Cadillac ATS-L SAIC-GM 2357
89 Volvo S60L Volvo Asia Pacific 2386
90 Geely MK Geely 2283
91 Cadillac XTS SAIC-GM 2228
92 Brilliance FRV Brilliance 2216
93 VW CC FAW-VW 2199
94 Changan Alsvin V3 Changan 2182
95 Zotye Cloud 100 Zotye 2116
96 Dongfeng Fengshen H30 Dongfeng Fengshen 2016
97 Ford Taurus Changan-Ford 2006
98 BYD E5 BYD 1961
99 Suzuki Alivio Changan-Suzuki 1883
100 Zotye Z700 Zotye 1770

 

Top 100 Best-selling China-made SUVs in August 2016
Rank Models Manufacturers Monthly Sales
1 Haval H6 Great Wall 40629
2 Trumpchi GS4 GAC 26375
3 Buick Envision SAIC-GM 22050
4 VW Touran SAIC-VW 19433
5 Hyundai Tucson Beijing-Hyundai 17146
6 Baojun 560 SAIC-GM 15112
7 Changan CS75 Changan 15017
8 Honda Vezel GAC-Honda 12352
9 Haval H2 Great Wall 11875
10 Changan CS35 Changan 11873
11 Nissan X-Trail Dongfeng-Nissan 11792
12 Audi Q5 FAW-VW 11371
13 Honda CR-V Dongfeng-Honda 10967
14 Toyota RAV4 FAW-Toyota 10518
15 Nissan Qashqai Dongfeng-Nissan 10181
16 Geely Boyue Geely 10130
17 Dongfeng Sokon Fengguang (Glory) 580 Dongfeng Sokon 10086
18 Ford Edge Changan-Ford 9648
19 Mercedes-Benz GLK Beijing-Benz 9551
20 Honda XR-V Dongfeng-Honda 9349
21 Chery Tiggo 3 Chery 9237
22 Chana CX70 Changan 9040
23 Zotye T600 Zotye 8928
24 Ford Kuga Changan-Ford 8720
25 Roewe RX5 SAIC 8539
26 Audi Q3 FAW-VW 8229
27 Hyundai ix25 Beijing-Hyundai 7906
28 Haima S5 Haima 7879
29 Jeep Cherokee GAC-FCA 7868
30 Senova X35 BAIC 7605
31 Geely Emgrand GS Geely 7541
32 Changan CS15 Changan 7232
33 Geely Yuanjing SUV Geely 7051
34 Toyota Highlander GAC-Toyota 6871
35 Soueast DX7 Soueast 6265
36 Hyundai ix35 Beijing-Hyundai 6175
37 Zotye Damai X5 Zotye 6175
37 BYD Song BYD 6136
39 Huansu S3 BAIC Yinxiang 6022
40 BMW X1 BMW-Brilliance 5769
41 Buick Encore SAIC-GM 5693
42 Mercedes-Benz GLA Beijing-Benz 5689
43 Senova X25 BAIC 5595
44 Kia KX5 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 5537
45 Leopaard CS10 Changfeng 5350
46 BYD Yuan BYD 5268
47 Kia Sportage R Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 5045
48 Lifan Myway Lifan 5043
49 Borgward BX7 Foton Borgward 5027
50 JAC Refine S3 JAC 4989
51 Brilliance V3 Brilliance 4865
51 FAW Senya R7 FAW Jilin 4778
53 Mazda CX-4 FAW-Mazda 4617
54 Chery Tiggo 5 Chery 4594
55 Landwind SUVs JMC Landwind 4500
56 Haval h7 Great Wall 4482
57 Dongfeng Fengshen AX7 Dongfeng Fengshen 4426
58 Venucia T70 Dongfeng-Nissan 4409
59 Zotye SR7 Zotye 4351
60 BYD S7 BYD 4215
61 Mazda CX-5 Changan-Mazda 4153
62 Dongfeng Fengxing Joyear SUV Dongfeng Liuzhou 4026
62 Haval H1 Great Wall 3884
64 JAC Refine S5 JAC 3881
65 Cowin X3 Cowin 3877
66 Ford EcoSport Changan-Ford 3860
67 Peugeot 3008 Dongfeng-PSA 3770
68

Cadillac XT5

SAIC-GM 3703
69 Citroen C3-XR Dongfeng-PSA 3615
70 Jeep Renegade GAC-FCA 3605
71 Toyota Prado FAW-Toyota 3558
72 Huansu S6 BAIC 3369
73 Volvo XC60 Volvo Asia Pacific 3237
74 MG GS SAIC 2920
75 Land Rover Discovery Sport Chery Jaguar Land Rover 2758
76 Hawtai New Santa Fe Hawtai 2697
77 Jiangling Yusheng JMC 2564
78 Dongfeng Fengshen AX3 Dongfeng Fengshen 2564
78 Changhe Q35 Changhe 2556
80 Suzuki Vitara Changan-Suzuki 2507
81 BYD Tang BYD 2502
82 Dongfeng Sokon Fengguang 370 Dongfeng Sokon 2485
83 Luxgen U6 Dongfeng-Yulon 2366
84 Yema T70 Sichuan Auto 2245
85 Chevrolet Trax SAIC-GM 2108
86 Kia KX3 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 2004
87 Skoda Yeti SAIC-VW 1945
88 Mitsubishi ASX GAC-Mitsubishi 1915
89 Peugeot 2008 Dongfeng-PSA 1743
90 Range Rover Evoque Chery Jaguar Land Rover 1700
90 Renault Kadjar Dongfeng-Renault 1700
92 Nissan Murano Dongfeng-Nissan 1636
93 Chevrolet Captiva SAIC-GM 1610
94 JAC Refine S2 JAC 1609
95 Haval H5 Great Wall 1552
96 Hawtai Santa Fe Classic Hawtai 1534
97 Cowin V3 Cowin 1424
98 BAIC BJ40 BAIC 1405
99 Lifan X50 Lifan 1404
100 Weiwang S50 BAIC Yinxiang 1248

 

Top 20 Best-selling China-made MPVs in August 2016
Rank Models Manufacturers Monthly Sales
1 Wuling Hongguang SAIC-GM-Wuling 45381
2 Baojun 730 SAIC-GM-Wuling 28928
3 Chana Honor Changan 9418
4 Chana Oushang Changan 9180
5 Weiwang (Wevan) M30 BAIC Yinxiang 8005
6 Buick GL8 SAIC-GM 7128
7 Huansu H3 BAIC Yinxiang 7109
8 Dongfeng Fengxing S500 Dongfeng Liuzhou 6802
9 Dongfeng Fengxing Lingzhi Dongfeng Liuzhou 6533
10 Jinbei 750 Brilliance Xinyuan 6505
11 Dongfeng Sokon Fengguang (Glory) 330 Dongfeng Sokon 5190
12 VW Touran SAIC-VW 5178
13 JAC Refine JAC 5026
14 Karry K50 Chery 4123
15 Honda Odyssey GAC-Honda 3264
16 Honda Elysion Dongfeng-Honda 2862
17 Changhe Freedom M50 Changhe 1854
18 Maxus G10 SAIC 1655
19 Wuling Zhengcheng SAIC-GM-Wuling 1286
20 Enranger 737 Weichai Power 1112

(Data in the above three tables come from China Passenger Car Association)