Most Popular Passenger Vehicles in January 2017

In the first month of 2017 the market of China-made cars shrank 1.1% on year to 2,218,200 units, according to CAAM. The organization attributes the decrease to reduction of government incentives and the long holiday season. 1,080,100 sedans were delivered, down 2.97%; 881,000 SUVs, up 10.51%; 206,200 MPVs, down 21.13%; 51,000 microvans, down 28.41%.

Sales of the top-ten passenger-car makers in January 2017 are (not including microvans): 1. SAIC-VW (213706); 2. FAW-VW (198079); 3. SAIC-GM (179775); 4. SAIC-GM-Wuling (137579); 5. Changan (123823); 6. Geely (102706); 7. Dongfeng-Nissan (92939); 8. Great Wall (82058); 9. Beijing-Hyundai (80017); 10. Changan-Ford (69604).

Most Popular sedans/ hatchbacks/ coupes in January 2017: the top 100 models (not including the imported)
Rank Models Manufacturers Sales
1 VW Lavida Sedan SAIC-VW 52428
2 VW Jetta FAW-VW 43265
3 Buick Excelle GT SAIC-GM 34548
4 Nissan Sylphy Dongfeng-Nissan 31969
5 VW Santana Sedan SAIC-VW 31842
6 VW Bora FAW-VW 27717
7 VW Sagitar FAW-VW 26746
8 Geely Emgrand 7 (EC7) Geely 26314
9 Toyota Corolla FAW-Toyota 26302
10 Ford Escort Changan-Ford 26018
11 VW Magotan FAW-VW 20058
12 Hyundai Elantra Langdong Beijing-Hyundai 19097
13 VW Passat SAIC-VW 19074
14 Baojun 310 SAIC-GM -Wuling 18006
15 VW Polo SAIC-VW 17811
16 Buick Verano SAIC-GM 17676
17 VW Golf FAW-VW 17213
18 Skoda Octavia SAIC-VW 15954
19 VW Lamando SAIC-VW 15474
20 Honda Civic Dongfeng-Honda 15441
21 Chery Arrizo5 Chery 15074
22 Kia K3 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 14902
23 Geely GC7 (Yuanjing) Geely 14716
24 Toyota Levin GAC-Toyota 13767
25 Changan Eado Changan 13607
26 Chevrolet Cavalier SAIC-GM 13417
27 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Beijing-Benz 13087
28 Ford Focus Changan Ford 12990
29 BMW 5-Series BMW-Brilliance 12229
30 Audi A6L FAW-VW 12216
31 Honda Accord GAC-Honda 11967
32 Hyundai Verna Yuena Beijing-Hyundai 11945
33 Toyota Camry GAC-Toyota 11827
34 Hyundai Mistra Beijing-Hyundai 11790
35 BMW 3-Series BMW-Brilliance 11477
36 BYD F3 BYD 11206
37 Geely Emgrand GL Geely 10208
38 Audi A4L FAW-VW 10191
39 Buick LaCrosse SAIC-GM 10029
40 Toyota Vios FAW-Toyota 9987
41 Mazda3 Axela Changan-Mazda 9769
42 Chevrolet Malibu SAIC-GM 9630
43 Chevrolet Sail SAIC-GM 9462
44 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Beijing-Benz 9133
45 Honda Fit GAC-Honda 8907
46 Chevrolet Cruze SAIC-GM 8558
47 Honda Crider GAC-Honda 8176
48 Skoda Rapid Sedan SAIC-VW 8031
49 VW Gran Lavida SAIV-VW 7805
50 Changan Alsvin V5/V7 Changan 7503
51 Audi A3 FAW-VW 7429
52 Ford Mondeo Changan-Ford 7428
53 Nissan Teana Dongfeng-Nissan 7252
54 Roewe 360 SAIC 7233
55 Hyundai Elantra Lingdong Beijing-Hyundai 6549
56 Nissan Tiida Dongfeng-Nissan 6343
57 Toyota Yaris L GAC-Toyota 6336
58 Geely MK Geely 6256
59 Buick Regal SAIC-GM 6015
60 Nissan Lannia Dongfeng-Nissan 6002
61 Peugeot 408 Dongfeng-PSA 5893
62 Honda City GAC-Honda 4944
63 Cadillac ATS-L SAIC-GM 4939
64 VW C-Trek FAW-VW 4935
65 Mazda6 Atenza FAW-Mazda 4743
66 VW Golf Sportsvan FAW-VW 4678
67 FAW Besturn B50 FAW 4598
68 Cadillac XTS SAIC-GM 4578
69 Skoda Superb SAIC-VW 4558
70 FAW Besturn B30 FAW 4446
71 Geely Borui (GC9) Geely 4042
72 Kia K5 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 3915
73 Kia K2 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 3793
74 Nissan Sunny Dongfeng-Nissan 3781
75 Skoda Rapid Two-box SAIC-VW 3746
76 Peugeot 301 Dongfeng-PSA 3702
77 Hyundai Verna Ruina Beijing-Hyundai 3503
78 Peugeot 308 Dongfeng-PSA 3369
79 Changan Alsvin V3 Changan 3267
80 Dongfeng Fengshen H30 Dongfeng 3236
81 Ford Taurus Changan-Ford 2929
82 Citroen C-Elysee Dongfeng-PSA 2924
83 Haima M3 Haima 2906
84 MG GT SAIC 2749
85 Haima M6 Haima 2680
86 Haima Family Haima 2656
87 Toyota Crown FAW-Toyota 2639
88 Roewe 350 SAIC 2524
89 Zotye Z300 Zotye 2451
90 VW Passat CC FAW-VW 2398
91 Chery Fulwin 2 Chery 2341
92 Volvo S60LL Volvo Asia Pacific 2162
93 BYD Surui BYD 2153
94 Suzuki Alivio Changan-Suzuki 1723
95 Infiniti Q50L Dongfeng-Infiniti 1721
96 Suzuki Swift Changan-Suzuki 1672
97 Changan Benni Changan 1536
98 Hyundai Sonata Beijing-Hyundai 1406
99 GAC Trumpchi GA6 GAC 1403
100 Suzuki Beidouxing (Wagon R) Changhe-Suzuki 1379

 

Top 100 Best-selling China-made SUVs and Crossovers in January 2017
Rank Models Manufacturers Sales
1 Haval H6 Great Wall 45993
2 Trumpchi GS4 GAC 34870
3 Buick Envision SAIC-GM 30658
4 Baojun 560 SAIC-GM -Wuling 27007
5 Changan CS75 Changan 26492
6 Haval H2 Great Wall 24917
7 VW Tiguan SAIC-VW 23538
8 Geely Boyue Geely 20147
9 Roewe RX5 SAIC 20008
10 Changan CS35 Changan 18444
11 Dongfeng Sokon Fengguang (Glory) 580 Dongfeng Sokon (DFSK) 16485
12 Chana CX70 Changan 14506
13 Honda CR-V Dongfeng-Honda 14278
14 Honda XR-V Dongfeng-Honda 13366
15 Dongfeng Fengxing Joyear SUV Dongfeng Fengxing 13113
16 Audi Q5 FAW-VW 13087
17 Hyundai Santa Fe Beijing-Hyundai 12978
18 Nissan X-Trail Dongfeng-Nissan 12918
19 JAC Refine S3 JAC 12305
20 Honda Vezel GAC-Honda 12113
21 Toyota Highlander GAC-Toyota 12018
22 Nissan Qashqai Dongfeng-Nissan 11449
23 Toyota RAV4 FAW-Toyota 10773
24 Dongfeng Fengshen AX7 Dongfeng Fengshen 10677
25 Mercedes-Benz GLC Beijing-Benz 10535
26 Haima S5 Haima 10455
27 Geely Emgrand GS Geely 10333
28 Geely GX7 (Yuanjing SUV) Geely 10226
29 Changan CS15 Changan 9474
30 Trumpchi GS8 GAC 9418
31 Ford Edge Changan-Ford 9196
32 Chery Tiggo3 Chery 9186
33 BYD Song BYD 8704
34 Chery Tiggo7 Chery 8698
35 Leopaard CS10 GAC Changfeng 8550
36 Huansu S3 Beijing Yinxiang 8179
37 Audi Q3 FAW-VW 8146
38 Jeep Cherokee GAC-Fiat -Chrysler 8131
39 Mercedes-Benz GLA Beijing-Benz 8002
40 Ford Kuga Changan-Ford 7890
41 JMC Yusheng Jiangling Motors 7845
42 VW Tiguan L SAIC-VW 7554
43 Mazda CX-4 FAW-Mazda 7444
44 Hawtai New Santa Fe Hawtai 7225
45 Zotye T600 Zotye 7093
46 Haval H7 Great Wall 7005
47 BMW X1 BMW-Brilliance 6823
48 SWM X7 Brilliance Xinyuan 6323
49 Hyundai ix25 Beijing-Hyundai 6304
50 Soueast DX3 Soueast 6300
51 JAC Refine S2 JAC 6160
52 BAIC Senova X35 BAIC 6091
53 FAW Senya R7 FAW 5995
54 Mazda CX-5 Changan-Mazda 5954
55 Landwind SUVs JMC 5700
56 Cadillac XT5 SAIC-GM 5479
57 Venucia T70 Dongfeng-Nissan 5474
58 Mitsubishi Outlander GAC-Mitsubishi 5266
59 Peugeot 4008 Dongfeng-PSA 5262
60 Lifan Myway Lifan 5239
61 Hanteng X7 Hanteng 5116
62 Soueast DX7 Soueast 5049
63 Karry K60 Chery 5021
64 Renault Koleos Dongfeng-Renault 4814
65 Buick Encore SAIC-GM 4671
66 Dongfeng Fengshen AX3 Dongfeng Fengshen 4624
67 MG GS SAIC 4336
68 Toyota Prado FAW-Toyota 4298
69 Jeep Renegade GAC-Fiat -Chrysler 4269
70 Venucia T90 Dongfeng-Nissan 4252
71 JAC Refine S5 JAC 4023
72 Cowin X3 Cowin 3987
73 Volvo XC60 Volvo Asia Pacific 3622
74 Honda Avancier GAC-Honda 3600
75 Renault Kadjar Dongfeng-Renault 3594
76 Zotye Domy X5 Zotye 3458
77 Huansu S6 BAIC Yinxiang 3407
78 Hyundai ix35 Beijing-Hyundai 3329
79 FAW Besturn X80 FAW 3192
80 Ford EcoSport Changan-Ford 3153
81 Borgward BX7 Foton 3075
82 Zotye SR9 Zotye 3020
83 Suzuki Vitara Changan-Suzuki 2902
84 Kia Sportage R Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 2825
85 BYD Yuan BYD 2733
86 Dongfeng Fengxing SX6 Dongfeng Fengxing 2592
87 Mitsubishi ASX GAC-Mitsubishi 2452
88 Dongfeng Fengshen AX5 Dongfeng Fengshen 2412
89 Chevrolet Trax SAIC-GM 2409
90 BYD S7 BYD 2407
91 Citroen C3-XR Dongfeng-PSA 2337
92 BAIC Senova X25 BAIC 2314
93 Luxgen U6 Dongfeng-Yulon 2252
94 Jeep Compass GAC-Fiat -Chrysler 2138
95 Chevrolet Captiva SAIC-GM 2004
96 Skoda Yeti SAIV-VW 1854
97 Kia KX5 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 1688
98 Chery Tiggo5 Chery 1681
99 Land Rover Discovery Sport Chery Jaguar Land Rover 1666
100 Haima S7 Haima 1575

 

Top 20 Best-selling China-made MPVs in January 2017
Rank Models Manufacturers Sales
1 Wuling Hongguang SAIC-GM-Wuling 60132
2 Baojun 730 SAIC-GM-Wuling 31919
3 Chana Oushang Changan 16070
4 Buick GL8 SAIC-GM 13658
5 Chana Honor Changan 12323
6 Dongfeng Sokon Fengguang (Glory) 330 Dongfeng Yu’an 9101
7 Huansu H3 BAIC Yinxiang 8481
8 Dongfeng Fengxing Lingzhi Dongfeng Liuzhou 7139
9 JAC Refine JAC 6430
10 Dongfeng Sokon Fengguang (Glory) 370 Dongfeng Yu’an 4611
11 Jinbei 750 Brilliance Xinyuan 3258
12 Honda Elysion Dongfeng-Honda 2897
13 Karry K50 Chery 2874
14 VW Touran SAIC-VW 2860
15 Honda Odyssey GAC-Honda 2180
16 Weiwang (Wevan) M50 BAIC 2138
17 Maxus G10 SAIC 2122
18 Huansu H2 BAIC 1723
19 Foton Gratour BAIC Foton 1636
20 Toyota E’Z (Verso) GAC-Toyota 1424

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