Best-selling New Sedans, SUVs, and MPVs in October 2015

According to China Passenger Car Association (CPCA), auto ventures in China sold a total of 1,852,950 new sedans, SUVs, MPVs, and mico-vans in October, 11.3% more than the same period in 2014. Sedan sales dropped 5.1% to 999,205 units, while deliveries of SUVs and MPVs gained 69.3% and 6.6% to 612,253 and 187,969, respectively. Data […]

Best-selling New Cars in September 2015

Top 100 best-selling sedans/ hatchbacks/ coupes in September 2015 Rank Models Manufacturers Sales 1 Buick Excelle GT SAIC GM 31398 2 VW Lavida Sedan Shanghai VW 31058 3 Nissan Sylphy Dongfeng Nissan 30028 4 VW Sagitar FAW VW 24230 5 Toyota Corolla FAW Toyota 21487 6 Chevrolet Cruze SAIC GM 21486 7 Hyundai Elantra Langdong […]

Best-selling New Cars in August 2015

Top 100 best-selling sedans/ hatchbacks/ coupes in August 2015 Rank Models Manufacturers Sales 1 Buick Excelle GT SAIC GM 30159 2 VW Lavida Sedan Shanghai VW 28110 3 Nissan Sylphy Dongfeng Nissan 25794 4 VW Sagitar FAW VW 21279 5 VW Jetta FAW VW 18371 6 VW Golf FAW VW 18253 7 Chevrolet Cruze SAIC […]

Best-selling cars in July 2015

Top 100 best-selling sedans/ hatchbacks/ coupes in July 2015 Rank Models Manufacturers Sales 1 Toyota Corolla FAW Toyota 27018 2 VW Lavida Sedan SAIC VW 23589 3 Nissan Sylphy Dongfeng Nissan 20795 4 VW Sagitar FAW VW 17212 5 VW Jetta FAW VW 15696 6 VW Golf FAW VW 12958 7 Toyota Vios FAW Toyota […]

Chinese EV Sales Ranking in the First Half of 2015

Data from China Association of Automobile Manufacturers show that automakers based in the country sold 72,711 plug-in battery vehicles in the first six months of 2015, 240% more than the same period a year earlier. EV production jumped 250% to 76,233 units. According to China Passenger Car Association (CPCA), deliveries of China-made passenger EVs reached […]

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 […]

Chinese EV Sales Topped 10,000 in May 2015

Deliveries of plug-in electric cars reached 10,856 in May 2015, jumping 192% on year and 30% on month, according to China Passenger Car Association (CPCA). The count only covers high-speed passenger models produced within China. 6,540 pure-electric cars were sold in the month, up 145% on year; sales of PHEVs soared 308% to 4,316. In […]

Most Popular New Cars in May 2015

Top 100 best-selling sedans/ hatchbacks/ coupes in May 2015 Rank Models Manufacturers Sales 1 Nissan Sylphy Dongfeng Nissan 27685 2 VW Lavida Sedan Shanghai VW 27240 3 VW Jetta FAW VW 23234 4 Toyota Corolla FAW Toyota 22965 5 Hyundai Elantra Langdong Beijing Hyundai 22701 6 VW Sagitar FAW VW 22422 7 VW Passat Shanghai […]

Best-selling China-made EVs in April 2015

China Passenger Car Association (CPCA) recorded 8,320 sales of plug-in electric passenger cars in April, including 5,155 all-electrics and 3,165 hybrids (not including imported models such as Tesla Model S and Chevrolet Volt). In the first four months of 2015, a total of 27,405 China-made PHEVs were delivered, 166% more than the same period a […]

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 […]

Best-selling Sedans, SUVs, and MPVs in April 2015

Top 100 best-selling sedans/ hatchbacks/ coupes in April 2015 Rank Models Manufacturers Sales 1 VW Santana Shanghai VW 27909 2 Nissan Sylphy Dongfeng Nissan 26655 3 VW Jetta FAW VW 25388 4 Hyundai Elantra Langdong Beijing Hyundai 23613 5 VW Sagitar FAW VW 23192 6 VW Lavida Sedan Shanghai VW 20698 7 Toyota Corolla FAW […]

The 2016 BYD e6 Will Get a Longer Driving Range of 400km

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A document from China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology reveals that the e6 pure-electric will get larger battery and increased driving range for 2016. On the government paper listing upcoming EVs qualified for sales tax exemption, we are provided with the following data of the upgraded e6: Automaker Vehicle codename Marketing Name Driving Range […]

Chinese EV Sales in March 2015

Automakers in China produced 14,328 and sold 14,122 plug-in EVs (PEVs) in March, according to CAAM (China Association of Automobile Manufacturers). Compared with the same period in 2014, the output and sales soared 280% and 300% respectively. Deliveries of pure-electric automobiles (both passenger and commercial vehicles) jumped 350% to 9,390, while hybrid sales rose 190% […]