Best-selling New Cars in May 2017

Sales of China-made vehicles went down slightly, at 0.09% on year, in May, reaching 2,096,000. Deliveries of passenger cars dropped 2.64% to 1,751,300, those of buses and trucks jumping 15.23% to 344,700. In the first five months of 2017, the auto market expanded 3.71% to 11,182,000, with 9,421,100 sales of passenger cars (up 1.48%) and 1,760,900 sales of commercial vehicles (17.51%).

May sales of top ten passenger car makers are:

1. SAIC-VW: 152,100

2. FAW-VW: 146,400

3. SAIC-GM: 141,200

4. SAIC-GM-Wuling: 128,200

5. Dongfeng-Nissan: 95,400

6. Geely: 81,200

7. Changan: 70,500

8. Changan-Ford: 59,700

9. FAW-Toyota: 59,300

10. Great Wall: 59,300

Most Popular sedans/ hatchbacks/ coupes in May 2017: the top 100 models (not including the imported)
Rank Models Manufacturers Sales
1 VW Lavida Sedan SAIC-VW 37602
2 Nissan Sylphy Dongfeng-Nissan 32462
3 Buick Excelle GT SAIC-GM 30560
4 Toyota Corolla FAW-Toyota 28248
5 VW Jetta FAW-VW 24084
6 VW Magotan FAW-VW 20659
7 VW Sagitar FAW-VW 19798
8 Ford Escort Changan-Ford 18718
9 VW Santana SAIC-VW 18574
10 Geely Emgrand 7 (EC7) Geely 14211
11 VW Bora FAW-VW 14076
12 VW Passat SAIC-VW 14000
13 Honda Civic Dongfeng-Honda 13434
14 BMW 3-Series BMW-Brilliance 13046
15 VW Polo SAIC-VW 12833
16 VW Golf FAW-VW 12634
17 Ford Focus Changan-Ford 12257
18 Audi A6L FAW-VW 11822
19 Buick Verano SAIC-GM 11775
20 Honda Accord GAC-Honda 11525
21 Mazda3 Axela Changan-Mazda 10511
22 Chery Arrizo5 Chery 10483
23 Chevrolet Sail SAIC-GM 10433
24 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Beijing-Benz 10196
25 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Beijing-Benz 10035
26 Honda Fit GAC-Honda 9422
27 Nissan Teana Dongfeng-Nissan 9066
28 Baojun 310 SAIC-GM -Wuling 9024
29 Hyundai Mistra Beijing-Hyundai 8975
30 BYD F3 BYD 8766
31 Ford Mondeo Changan-Ford 8667
32 Honda Crider GAC-Honda 8636
33 Audi A4L FAW-VW 8489
34 Chevrolet Cavalier SAIC-GM 8084
35 Skoda Octavia SAIC-VW 8045
36 Toyota Camry GAC-Toyota 8004
37 Buick LaCrosse SAIC-GM 7812
38 Chevrolet Malibu SAIC-GM 7225
39 Geely Emgrand GL Geely 7214
40 Roewe i6 SAIC 7148
41 Geely GC7 (Yuanjing) Geely 7098
42 Toyota Vios FAW-Toyota 7090
43 Kia K3 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 7057
44 Audi A3 FAW-VW 6988
45 Toyota Levin GAC-Toyota 6920
46 Nissan Tiida Dongfeng-Nissan 6716
47 Hyundai Elantra Langdong Beijing-Hyundai 5792
48 Hyundai Elantra Yuedong Beijing-Hyundai 5533
49 Changan Eado Changan 5519
50 Honda Jade Dongfeng-Honda 5513
51 Toyota Yaris L Zhixiang GAC-Toyota 5373
52 VW Lamando SAIC-VW 5359
53 Citroen C-Elysee Dongfeng-PSA 4943
54 Buick Regal SAIC-GM 4933
55 BMW 5-Series BMW-Brilliance 4694
56 VW C-Trek FAW-VW 4621
57 Cadillac ATS-L SAIC-GM 4613
58 Skoda Rapid Xinrui SAIC-VW 4544
59 Honda City GAC-Honda 4505
60 Zhidou D2 Geely-Zhidou 4471
61 Toyota Yaris L Zhixuan GAC-Toyota 4400
62 Mazda6 Atenza FAW-Mazda 4293
63 VW Golf Sportsvan FAW-VW 4260
64 BAIC EC Series EV BAIC BJEV 3895
65 Chevrolet Cruze SAIC-GM 3849
66 Skoda Superb SAIC-VW 3792
67 Toyota Vios FS FAW-Toyota 3786
68 Hyundai Verna Yuena Beijing-Hyundai 3720
69 Cadillac XTS SAIC-VW 3506
70 GAC Trumpchi GA6 GAC 3275
71 Nissan Lannia Dongfeng-Nissan 3145
72 BYD e5 BYD 3131
73 Peugeot 408 Dongfeng-PSA 3101
74 Geely Borui (GC9) Geely 3046
75 Geely Emgrand EV Geely 3015
76 Peugeot 308 Dongfeng-PSA 3013
77 Toyota Crown FAW-Toyota 2986
78 Chery QQ Chery 2978
79 Dongfeng Fengshen H30 Dongfeng 2856
80 Volvo S60L Volvo Asia Pacific 2844
81 Honda Greiz Dongfeng-Honda 2806
82 JAC iEV JAC 2756
83 Chery Fulwin2 Chery 2750
84 Roewe 360 SAIC 2731
85 Hyundai Elantra Lingdong Beijing-Hyundai 2686
86 BMW 1 Series BMW-Brilliance 2681
87 Geely MK Geely 2650
88 Brilliance H530 Brilliance 2558
89 Honda Gienia Dongfeng-Honda 2525
90 Changan Alsvin V7 Changan 2423
91 Ford Taurus Changan-Ford 2331
92 Changan Benni Changan 2269
93 Skoda Rapid Xidong SAIC-VW 2243
94 Nissan Sunny Dongfeng-Nissan 2204
95 BMW 2 Series BMW-Brilliance 1906
96 Changan Alsvin V3 Changan 1882
97 VW Passat CC FAW-VW 1874
98 Brilliance H230 Brilliance 1873
99 Skoda Fabia SAIC-VW 1817
100 Kia K5 Dongfeng-Yueda -Kia 1793

 

Top 100 Most Popular China-made SUVs and Crossovers in May 2017
Rank Models Manufacturers Sales
1 Haval H6 Great Wall 35262
2 GAC Trumpchi GS4 GAC 31659
3 VW Tiguan SAIC-VW 31362
4 Baojun 510 SAIC-GM -Wuling 24108
5 Geely Boyue Geely 21142
6 Buick Envision SAIC-GM 18765
7 Roewe RX5 SAIC 16820
8 Haval H2 Great Wall 15539
9 Honda XR-V Dongfeng-Honda 15533
10 Nissan Qashqai Dongfeng-Nissan 14431
11 Nissan X-Trail Dongfeng-Nissan 14033
12 Honda Vezel GAC-Honda 12532
13 Toyota RAV4 FAW-Toyota 11216
14 Changan CS75 Changan 11058
15 Honda CR-V Dongfeng-Honda 10614
16 Dongfeng Sokon Fengguang 580 Dongfeng Sokon (DFSK) 10045
17 Geely Emgrand GS Geely 10026
18 Baojun 560 SAIC-GM -Wuling 10016
19 Audi Q5 FAW-VW 9970
20 Mercedes-Benz GLC Beijing-Benz 9501
21 Ford Edge Changan-Ford 9470
22 BMW X1 BMW-Brilliance 9124
23 MG ZS SAIC 9083
24 FAW Besturn X40 FAW 8781
25 Toyota Highlander GAC-Toyota 8621
26 Soueast DX3 Soueast 8396
27 Jeep Compass GAC -Fiat-Chrysler 8300
28 Leopaard CS10 GAC Changfeng 8055
29 Geely GX7 (Yuanjing SUV) Geely 8040
30 Chana CX70 Changan 7936
31 Jeep Cherokee GAC -Fiat-Chrysler 7800
32 BYD Song BYD 7738
33 Audi Q3 FAW-VW 7129
34 GAC Trumpchi GS8 GAC 7049
35 Hawtai Sante Fe Hawtai 6951
36 Honda Avancier GAC-Honda 6920
37 Huansu S3 BAIC Yinxiang 6613
38 Ford Kuga Changan-Ford 6380
39 Chevrolet Equinox SAIC-GM 6278
40 Chery Tiggo3 Chery 6075
41 VW Teramont SAIC-VW 6033
42 Mercedes-Benz GLA Beijing-Benz 5930
43 Changan CS35 Changan 5675
44 Toyota Prado FAW-Toyota 5588
45 Mazda CX-4 FAW-Mazda 5446
46 Mitsubishi Outlander GAC-Mitsubishi 5344
47 Cadillac XT5 SAIC-GM 5129
48 Chery Tiggo7 Chery 5070
49 Hyundai Santa Fe Beijing-Hyundai 5068
50 Hanteng X7 Hanteng 5023
51 SWM X7 Brilliance Xinyuan 4839
52 Venucia T90 Dongfeng-Nissan 4712
53 Changan CS15 Changan 4479
54 Dongfeng Fengxing Joyear SUV Dongfeng Liuzhou 4447
55 Changan CS95 Changan 4295
56 Renault Koleos Dongfeng-Renault 4255
57 Peugeot 4008 Dongfeng-PSA 4194
58 FAW Senya R7 FAW 4001
59 Jeep Renegade GAC -Fiat-Chrysler 3700
60 Zotye T600 Zotye 3654
61 Volvo XC60 Volvo Asia Pacific 3558
62 Mazda CX-5 Changan-Mazda 3538
63 Landwind SUVs JMC 3500
64 Land Rover Discovery Sport Chery Jaguar Land Rover 3472
65 Lifan Myway Lifan 3268
66 Karry K60 Chery 3234
67 Cowin X3 Cowin 3159
68 JAC Refine S3 JAC 3133
69 Honda UR-V Dongfeng-Honda 3077
70 Haima S5 Haima 2958
71 Borgward BX7 BAIC Foton 2901
72 Soueast DX7 Soueast 2859
73 Buick Encore SAIC-GM 2781
74 Skoda Kodiaq SAIC-VW 2589
75 Venucia T70 Dongfeng-Nissan 2486
76 Nissan Murano Dongfeng-Nissan 2419
76 Mitsubishi ASX GAC-Mitsubishi 2419
78 Zotye Domy X7 Zotye 2410
79 Haval H7 Great Wall 2242
80 Zotye SR9 Zootye 2232
81 JAC Refine S5 JAC 2132
82 Huansu S5 BAIC Yinxiang 2115
83 Dongfeng Fengshen AX7 Dongfeng Fengshen 2096
84 Haval H1 Great Wall 2094
85 Ford EcoSport Changan-Ford 2093
86 BYD S7 BYD 2079
87 BYD Yuan BYD 2032
88 BAIC Senova X25 BAIC 1961
89 Dongfeng Fengxing SX6 Dongfeng Liuzhou 1905
90 Peugeot 3008 Dongfeng-PSA 1884
91 Renault Kadjar Dongfeng-Renault 1754
92 Suzuki Vitara Changan-Suzuki 1739
93 Range Rover Evoque Chery Jaguar Land Rover 1606
94 BYD Tang BYD 1589
95 Kia Sportage R Dongfeng- Yueda-Kia 1521
96 Hyundai ix25 Beijing-Hyundai 1507
97 Yema T70 Sichuan Auto 1501
98 BAIC Senova X35 BAIC 1490
99 Huansu S6 BAIC Yinxiang 1457
100 Haval H5 Great Wall 1378

 

Top 20 Most Popular China-made MPVs in May 2017
Rank Models Manufacturers Sales
1 Wuling Hongguang SAIC-GM -Wuling 36465
2 Baojun 730 SAIC-GM -Wuling 16055
3 Buick GL8 SAIC-GM 13222
4 Chana Honor Changan 7663
5 Huansu H3 BAIC Yinxiang 6783
6 Dongfeng Sokon Fengguang 330 Dongfeng Yu’an 5601
7 Dongfeng Fengxing Lingzhi Dongfeng Liuzhou 5469
8 Chana Linmax Changan 5232
9 JAC Refine JAC 4803
10 Chana Oushang Changan 3597
11 Honda Odyssey GAC-Honda 3042
12 BAIC Weiwang (Wevan) M30 BAIC 2914
13 Jinbei 750 Brilliance Xinyuan 2855
14 Lifan Xuanlang Lifan 2541
15 Maxus G10 SAIC 2221
16 Venucia M50V Dongfeng-Nissan 2215
17 Changhe Freedom M50 Changhe 2104
18 Karry K50 Chery 2054
19 VW Touran SAIC-VW 1534
20 Enranger 727 Weichai Power 1370

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