Small And Midsize Luxury SUV Sales In America - March 2014 YTD

If you're a luxury SUV - which you aren't; you're an actual human - you're likely selling more often in early 2014 than you did in early 2013. 

Every entry-level premium brand utility vehicle posted year-over-year U.S. sales increases in March 2014. All but one of those nine - the Volvo XC60 - sold better in the first quarter of 2014 than in the first quarter of 2013. The class-leading BMW X3 sales are up 45% in 2014, Acura RDX sales are up 12%. (Cars.com says only 18 of the 6900 X3s currently stocked by BMW's U.S. dealers are MY2015 models as pictured above.)


Their bigger brethren aren't as well-rounded in their gains, but there were pronounced improvements from relatively high-volume midsize luxury utilities in March 2014. Acura MDX volume shot up 81%. Audi Q7 sales rose 46%. 

The Lexus GX more than doubled its March volume. America's best-selling premium brand utility vehicle, the Lexus RX, was up 10% in March. The second-ranked Cadillac SRX is up 16% despite being some distance from its first redesign.

In total, this group of luxury SUVs and crossovers improved by 19,037 units through the first quarter of 2014. The overall SUV/crossover market was up by more than 107,000 units.

As you can see above, GCBC has installed a new chart format above. It's interactive and expandable in the top right - it's highly scrollable. You can click any model name in the tables below to find historical monthly and yearly U.S. auto sales data. You can also select a make and model at GCBC's Sales Stats page. These tables are now sortable, so you can rank small and midsize luxury SUVs and crossovers any which way you like. Suggestions on how GCBC should break down segments can be passed on through the Contact page.

Click Column Headers To Sort • March 2015 • April 2014 • February 2014March 2013
Small
Luxury SUV
March
2014
March
2013
%
Change
2014
YTD
2013
YTD
%
Change
4580
387518.2%10,221915911.6%
3357
30998.3%877481967.1%
4307
276455.8%7968541147.3%
4430
303146.2%10,430721144.6%
300
146106%71746454.5%
331
3135.8%105288618.7%
1370
115718.4%317630673.6%
3345
269424.2%8271751010.1%
1701
16900.7%37894752-20.3%
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Total
23,721
18,76926.4%54,398 46,656 16.6%

Midsize Luxury SUV
March
2014
March
2013
%
Change
2014
YTD
2013
YTD
%
Change
5793
320780.6%14,597872867.2%
14
43-67.4%3699-63.6%
1592
109245.8%4089290141.0%
4094
38765.6%9760 11,891-17.9%
372
410-9.3%11001264-13.0%
5399
436823.6%14,903 12,85615.9%
577
968-40.4%18462155-14.3%
3340
263326.9%8424690322.0%
157
649-75.8%11441778-35.7%
1747
138626.0%4823 389823.7%
1874
770143%49072131130%
9943
90729.6%21,232 21,404-0.8%
556
571-2.6%1283 1493-14.1%
2581
23549.6%7101606617.1%
4052
350115.7%10,134 916210.6%
1862
150823.5%4280 41812.4%
573
726-21.1%15652524-38.0%
382
431-11.4%9101120-18.8%
487
641-24.0%13661651-17.3%
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Total
45,395
38,20618.8%113,500102,20511.1%
Source: Automakers & ANDC
* indicates a vehicle which is also shown in another GCBC segment breakdown
GCBC isn't here to break down segments, an impossible task for any group, but to display sales data for the sake of comparison. The more ways sales data can be displayed, the better, right? This explains why you'll see the Volkswagen Touareg and Volvo XC70 here but also with mainstream brand SUVs and midsize luxury cars, respectively... because readers have wanted it both ways. You can always find the sales results for EVERY vehicle and form your own competitive sets by using the All Vehicle Rankings posts.

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