Top-selling New Cars in September 2016

China auto sales jumped 26.14% on year to 2,564,100 in September, says CAAM. In the Jan.-Sept. period, automakers in the country delivered 19,360,400 vehicles in total, 13.17% more than a year earlier. The passenger car market expanded 28.94% to 2,268,300 units in Sept., and 14.75% to 16,752,000 units in the first nine months of 2016. Sales of buses and trucks grew 8.11% to 295,800 in Sept. and 3.97% to 2,608,400 in the first nine months.

Sept. sales of the top ten passenger car makers are: FAW-VW (180,900), SAIC-VW (178,500), SAIC-GM (173,100), SAIC-GM-Wuling (152,800), Changan (119,200), Dongfeng-Nissan (115,300), Beijing-Hyundai (104,200), Changan-Ford (95,700), Great Wall (89,500), and Geely (80,000).

Most Popular sedans/ hatchbacks/ coupes in Sept. 2016: the top 100 models (not including the imported)
Rank Models Manufacturers Monthly Sales
1 VW Lavida Sedan SAIC-VW 39726
2 Nissan Sylphy Dongfeng-Nissan 37657
3 Buick Excelle GT SAIC-GM 36386
4 VW Jetta FAW-VW 34313
5 VW Sagitar FAW-VW 34140
6 Ford Escort Changan-Ford 28944
7 Hyundai Elantra Langdong Beijing-Hyundai 28120
8 VW Bora FAW-VW 27168
9 VW Santana SAIC-VW 25680
10 Toyota Corolla FAW-Toyota 25015
11 Ford Focus Changan-Ford 21213
12 Geely Emgrand 7 (EC7) Geely 20198
13 Kia K3 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 18464
14 Buick Verano SAIC-GM 17992
15 VW Golf FAW-VW 17281
16 Changan Eado Changan 16874
17 VW Polo SAIC-VW 16564
18 Honda Accord GAC-Honda 16113
19 VW Passat SAIC-VW 15860
20 Mazda3 Axela Changan-Mazda 14910
21 BMW 5 Series BMW-Brilliance 14907
22 Chery Arrizo 5 Chery 14833
23 Hyundai Mistra Beijing-Hyundai 14770
24 VW Magotan FAW-VW 14513
25 Kia K2 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 13556
26 Toyota Levin GAC-Toyota 13475
27 Chevrolet Sail SAIC-GM 13363
28 Skoda Octavia SAIC-VW 13343
29 Hyundai Elantra Lingdong Beijjing-Hyundai 13322
30 Chevrolet Cruze SAIC-GM 12557
31 VW Lamando SAIC-VW 12034
32 Audi A6L FAW-VW 11758
33 Honda Civic Dongfeng-Honda 11521
34 Geely Yuanjing (GC7) Geely 11114
35 BYD F3 BYD 11073
36 Ford Mondeo Changan-Ford 10906
37 Honda Fit GAC-Honda 10780
38 Toyota Camry GAC-Toyota 10105
39 Chevrolet Malibu SAIC-GM 9895
40 Chevrolet Cavalier SAIC-GM 9741
41 Hyundai Verna Sedan Beijiing-Hyundai 8297
42 Peugeot 408 Dongfeng-PSA 8287
43 Roewe 360 SAIC 8153
44 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Beijing-Benz 8136
45 Honda Sunny Dongfeng-Honda 8111
46 Honda Crider GAC-Honda 8040
47 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Beijing-Benz 8016
48 Buick LaCrosse SAIC-GM 8010
49 Changan Alsvin V7/V5 Changan 7998
50 Audi A3 FAW-VW 7976
51 Skoda Rapid Sedan SAIC-VW 7973
52 BMW 3 Series BMW-Brilliance 7717
53 Toyota Yaris L GAC-Toyota 7600
54 Nissan Teana Dongfeng-Nissan 7358
55 VW Gran Lavida SAIC-VW 7142
56 Toyota Vios FAW-Toyota 7086
57 Citroen C-Elysee Dongfeng-PSA 7015
58 Peugeot 301 Dongfeng-PSA 6540
59 Honda City GAC-Honda 6475
60 Nissan Lannia Dongfeng-Nissan 6111
61 Citroen C4 Dongfeng-PSA 5508
62 Peugeot 308 Dongfeng-PSA 5501
63 FAW Besturn B50 FAW Car 5433
64 Buick Regal SAIC-GM 5432
65 Baojun 310 SAIC-GM-Wuling 5310
66 Nissan Tiida Dongfeng-Nissan 5283
67 Audi A4L FAW-VW 5127
68 Mazda6 Atenza FAW-Mazda 5119
69 VW Golf Sportsvan FAW-VW 4718
70 Geely GC9 (Borui) Geely 4478
71 Chery Fulwin2 Chery 4351
72 Haima Family Haima 4112
73 Toyota Crown FAW-Toyota 4079
74 Skoda Superb SAIC-VW 4041
75 Kia K4 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 3986
76 Cadillac ATS-L SAIC-GM 3949
77 Skoda Rapid Hatch. SAIC-VW 3809
78 Senova D50 EV BAIC EV 3800
79 Ford Taurus Changan-Ford 3754
80 Geely MK Geely 3700
81 Changan Benni Changan 3316
82 Volvo S60L Volvo Asia Pacific 3188
83 Honda Greiz Dongfeng-Honda 3161
84 BYD Qin BYD 3125
85 BYD Surui BYD 3046
86 Venucia R50 Dongfeng-Nissan 3005
87 Geely Emgrand GL Geely 2874
88 Roewe 350 SAIC 2700
89 BAIC E Series BAIC EV 2659
90 VW CC FAW-VW 2650
91 Haima M3 Haima 2613
92 Changan Alsvin V3 Changan 2575
93 Kia K5 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 2534
94 MG GT SAIC 2498
95 FAW Besturn B30 FAW 2485
96 Chery Arrizo 7 Chery 2478
97 Honda Jade Dongfeng-Honda 2386
98 Suzuki Alivio Changan-Suzuki 2219
99 Zhidou (ZD) D1 EV Zhidou 2193
100 BYD e5 BYD 2094

 

Top 100 Best-selling China-made SUVs in Sept. 2016
Rank Models Manufacturers Monthly Sales
1 Haval H6 Great Wall 53268
2 Trumpchi GS4 GAC 34202
3 Buick Envision SAIC-GM 26448
4 Changan CS75 Changan 24820
5 VW Tiguan SAIC-VW 22510
6 Baojun 560 SAIC-GM-Wuling 22231
7 JAC Refine S3 JAC 21888
8 Honda CR-V Dongfeng-Honda 21596
9 Haval H2 Great Wall 20242
10 Hyundai Tucson Beijing-Hyundai 20175
11 Nissan X-Trail Dongfeng-Nissan 20066
12 Changan CS35 Changan 18493
13 Dongfeng Qashqai Dongfeng-Nissan 15412
14 Honda Vezel GAC-Honda 15358
15 Ford Kuga Changan-Ford 14382
16 Geely Boyue Geely 14053
17 Roewe RX5 SAIC 13751
18 Dongfeng Sokon Fengguang 580 Dongfeng Sokon 13022
19 Honda XR-V Dongfeng-Honda 12475
20 Ford Edge Changan-Ford 12400
21 Zotye T600 Zotye 11885
22 Audi Q5 FAW-VW 11534
23 Toyota RAV4 FAW-Toyota 10429
24 Senova X35 BAIC 10189
25 BYD Song BYD 10087
26 Geely Yuanjing SUV Geely 10056
27 Chana CX70 Changan 10007
28 Audi Q3 FAW-VW 9680
29 Jeep Cherokee GAC-Fiat Chrysler 9500
30 Changan CS15 Changan 9498
31 Haima S5 Haima 9355
32 Chery Tiggo 3 Chery 9100
33 Buick Encore SAIC-GM 8999
34 Soueast DX7 Soueast 8847
35 Geely Emgrand GS Geely 8524
36 Leopaard CS10 GAC Changfeng 8290
37 Brilliance V3 Brilliance 8192
38 Zotye Domy X5 Zotye 8009
39 FAW Senya R7 FAW Jilin 7920
40 Toyota Highlander GAC-Toyota 7824
41 Hyundai ix25 Beijing-Hyundai 7760
42 Dongfeng Fengshen AX7 Dongfeng Fengshen 7547
43 Venucia T70 Dongfeng-Nissan 7382
44 Senova X25 BAIC 7101
45 Mercedes-Benz GLK Beijing-Benz 7000
46 Hyundai ix35 Beijing-Hyundai 6847
47 BMW X1 BMW-Brilliance 6479
48 Huansu S3 BAIC Yinxiang 6349
49 Mercedes-Benz GLA Beijing-Benz 6310
50 Lifan MyWay Lifan 6237
51 Landwind SUVs JMC Landwind 6209
52 Citroen C3-XR Dongfeng-PSA 6161
53 SWM X7 Brilliance Xinyuan 6000
54 Kia Sportage R Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 5761
55 BYD Yuan BYD 5568
56 Kia KX3 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 5500
57 Haval H1 Great Wall 5499
58 Mazda CX-4 FAW-Mazda 5272
59 Cadillac XT5 SAIC-GM 5234
60 Chery Tiggo 7 Chery 5223
61 Haval H7 Great Wall 5192
62 Borgward BX7 Foton Borgward 5133
63 Zotye SR7 Zotye 5088
64 Chery Tiggo 5 Chery 5077
65 Dongfeng Sokon Fengguang 370 Dongfeng Sokon 4867
66 Mazda CX-5 Changan-Mazda 4677
67 Dongfeng Fengxing Joyear Dongfeng Fengxing 4675
68 JAC Refine S2 JAC 4511
69 MG GS SAIC 4192
70 Dongfeng Fengshen AX3 Dongfeng Fengshen 4177
71 Peugeot 3008 Dongfeng-PSA 4137
72 Cowin X3 Cowin 3954
73 Ford EcoSport Changan-Ford 3906
74 Kia KX5 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 3872
75 Huansu S6 BAIC Yinxiang 3867
76 BYD S7 BYD 3864
77 Toyota Prado FAW-Toyota 3737
78 Volvo XC60 Volvo Asia Pacific 3685
79 Jeep Renegade GAC-Fiat Chrysler 3561
80 Suzuki Vitara Changan-Suzuki 3548
81 Land Rover Discovery Sport Chery Jaguar Land Rover 3452
82 Hawtai New Santa Fei Hawtai 3251
83 Renault Kadjar Dongfeng-Renault 3068
84 Yema T70 Sichuan Auto 3000
85 JAC Refine S5 JAC 2944
86 Jiangling Yusheng JMC 2943
87 Chevrolet Trax SAIC-GM 2908
88 Mitsubishi ASX GAC-Mitsubishi 2829
89 BJ20 BAIC 2792
90 Peugeot 2008 Dongfeng-PSA 2475
91 Skoda Yeti SAIC-VW 2435
92 Changhe Q35 Changhe 2399
93 FAW Besturn X80 FAW Car 2328
94 Hyundai Santa Fe Beijing-Hyundai 2297
95 Luxgen U6 Dongfeng-Yulon 2199
96 Weiwang S50 BAIC 2191
97 BYD Tang BYD 2120
98 Cowin V3 Cowin 1946
99 Haval H5 Great Wall 1856
100 Hawtai Santa Fe Classical Hawtai 1840

 

Top 20 Best-selling China-made MPVs in Sept. 2016
Rank Models Manufacturers Monthly Sales
1 Wuling Hongguang SAIC-GM -Wuling 56758
2 Baojun 730 SAIC-GM -Wuling 41365
3 Weiwang (Wevan) M30 BAIC 13858
4 Chana Honor Changan 11740
5 Chana Oushang Changan 10079
6 Dongfeng Fengxing S500 Dongfeng Liuzhou 9043
7 Huansu H3 BAIC Yinxiang 9018
8 Dongfeng Fengxing Lingzhi Dongfeng Liuzhou 7372
9 Dongfeng Sokon Fengguang (Glory) 330 Dongfeng Sokon (Dongfeng Yu’an) 6738
10 Buick GL8 SAIC-GM 6474
11 JAC Refine JAC 6432
12 Karry K50 Chery 5084
13 VW Touran SAIC-VW 4885
14 Honda Odyssey GAC-Honda 3804
15 Honda Elysion Dongfeng-Honda 3163
16 Jinbei 750 Brilliance Xinyuan 2001
17 Changhe Freedom M50 Changhe 1890
18 Wuling Zhengcheng SAIC-GM-Wuling 1887
19 Maxus G10 SAIC 1804
20 Enranger 737 Weichai Power 1128

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