America’s 15 Best-Selling European SUVs And Crossovers – September 2014 YTD


For a change, we thought today we would profile a more specific sub-set of the American new vehicle marketplace. The vast majority of European brand SUV/crossover nameplates weren’t even available or thought of little more than a decade ago, yet now they form an integral part of their respective automakers’ lineups.

Top 20 Best-Selling SUVs In America – September 2014
Top 20 Best-Selling Cars In America – September 2014

These are the 15 best-selling European brand SUVs and crossovers in the United States through the first nine months of 2014, led most interestingly by two of the more established nameplates. The BMW X5 went on sale in the United States for the 2000 model year; the Mercedes-Benz ML two years earlier. Click here to see all SUVs and crossovers ranked by year-to-date U.S. volume.

Rank
Best-Selling European
Auto Brand SUV/Crossover
September
2014 YTD
September
2013 YTD

Change
#1
BMW X5
33,021 31,280 5.6%
#2
Mercedes-Benz M-Class
32,114 29,400 9.2%
#3
Audi Q5
30,114 28,599 5.3%
#4
Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class
28,229 23,285 21.2%
#5
BMW X3
27,198 20,065 35.5%
#6
Volkswagen Tiguan
19,120 23,150 -17.4%
#7
Mercedes-Benz GL-Class
17,728 22,182 -20.1%
#8
Mini Countryman
17,124 15,596 9.8%
#9
BMW X1
15,728 18,348 -14.3%
#10
Volvo XC60
13,901 15,441 -10.0%
#11
Land Rover Range Rover Sport
13,633 10,984 24.1%
#12
Audi Q7
13,105 10,772 21.7%
#13
Porsche Cayenne
12,940 13,913 -7.0%
#14
Land Rover Range Rover
9094 8405 8.2%
#15
Land Rover Range Rover Evoque
8986 8169 10.0%

Source: Automakers & ANDC