Top 11 Best-Selling Pickup Trucks In America – December 2016 & 2016 Year End


2017 Honda Ridgeline

After the GMC Sierra and its higher-volume Chevrolet Silverado twin combined to outsell the Ford F-Series in calendar year 2015, the Ford F-Series lineup came storming back with a resounding victory in 2016.

U.S. Vehicle Sales Rankings By Model – 2016 Year End
Top 11 Best-Selling Pickup Trucks In America In 2016

The F-Series outsold the GM full-size twins by nearly 10,000 units in December 2016, propelling the year-end margin of victory up to 24,243 units. For the F-Series, 2016 was the highest-volume calendar year of sales since 2005. Sales jumped 5% compared with 2015.

In December, full-size pickup sales dipped slightly while midsize trucks continued to gain momentum.

Over the course of the month, total truck sales rose 3%. Midsize pickups earned 15.3% market share, up from 12.9% one year ago.

You can click any model name in the table below to find historical monthly and yearly U.S. sales data. You can also select a make and model at GCBC’s Sales Stats page. This table is now sortable, so you can rank pickup trucks any which way you like. Mobile users can now thumb across the table for full-width access. December best seller lists for cars and SUVs will be published soon.

Click Column Headers To Sort • January 2017 • November 2016December 2015

Rank
Best-Selling Truck
December
2016
December
2015
%
Change
2016
2015
%
Change
#1
87,512
85,211 2.7% 820,799 780,354 5.2%
#2
54,272
62,992 -13.8% 574,876 600,544 -4.3%
#3 47,556 41,398 14.9% 489,418 450,122 8.7%
#4
23,290
27,438 -15.1% 221,680 224,139 -1.1%
#5
17,514
17,192 1.9% 191,631 179,562 6.7%
#6
11,556
11,150 3.6% 115,489 118,880 -2.9%
#7
9431
7909 19.2% 108,725 84,430 28.8%
#8
6069
5693 6.6% 86,926 62,817 38.4%
#9
4396
1018 332% 21,880 12,140 80.2%
#10
4085
2 204,150% 23,667 520 4451%
#11
4048
3000 34.9% 37,449 30,077 24.5%
8 -100%
2 -100%
Small/Midsize
41,147 33,796 21.8% 448,398 357,406 25.5%
Full-Size
228,582 229,207 -0.3% 2,244,142 2,186,179 2.7%
Total
269,729 263,003 2.6% 2,692,540 2,543,595 5.9%

Source: Automakers

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