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Best-selling New Cars in June 2015

Top 100 best-selling sedans/ hatchbacks/ coupes in June 2015 Rank Models Manufacturers Sales 1 Toyota Corolla FAW Toyota 25685 2 Nissan Sylphy Dongfeng Nissan 25105 3 VW Lavida Sedan Shanghai VW 22039 4 Chevrolet Cruze Shanghai GM 19919 5 Buick Excelle GT Shanghai GM 19493 6 VW Jetta FAW Jetta 19138 7 VW Santana Shanghai […]

April Passenger Car Sales by Maker

Growth of the Chinese auto industry came to a halt in April as deliveries dipped 0.5% from the same period in 2014. According to CAAM (China Association of Automobile Manufacturers), sales of China-made vehicles fell below two million to 1,994,500 in the last month, while output increased just 0.6% on year to 2,079,700. In the […]

2014 EV Sales Ranking

Sales of plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) soared 324% last year to 74,763 units, according to China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM). Production reached 78,499 units, 4.5 times that in 2013. Automakers in the country rolled out a total of 48,605 pure-electric models and 29,894 plug-in hybrids, while sales of the two types of EVs jumped […]

Best-selling Sedans in 2014

The list here covers the top 120 best-selling sedans (two- or three-box) produced or assembled in China. The numbers are provided by China Passenger Car Association (CPCA). Rank Models Manufacturers Sales in 2014 1 VW Lavida Sedan Shanghai VW 371962 2 VW Sagitar FAW VW 300082 3 Nissan Sylphy Dongfeng Nissan 300058 4 VW Jetta […]

2014 Passenger Car Sales by Brand

According to China Passenger Car Association (CPCA), automakers in China delivered 19,706,827 passenger vehicles in 2014, including 12,507,614 sedans, 4,105,802 SUVs, and 1,855,812 MPVs. Below is a breakdown of the deliveries by brand. Imports and commercial vehicles (pickups, buses, trucks, tractors) are not included, while micro vans are. Rank Brand Manufacturer(s) Sales in 2014 1 […]