Large SUV Sales In America – January 2017


2017 Nissan Armada

U.S. sales of full-size, volume brand, body-on-frame SUVs jumped 22% in calendar year 2016. Could that sort of growth continue? Indeed, it has.

U.S. Vehicle Sales Rankings By Model – October 2016 YTD
U.S. SUV/Crossover Sales By Model – January 2017

January 2017 sales jumped 29%, year-over-year, to 23,791 units. Aside from a modest 5% downturn from the segment-leading Chevrolet Tahoe, every nameplate in the category posted meaningful improvements in January. 

USA large SUV sales chart January 2017
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The new Nissan Armada more than doubled its volume. The Tahoe’s 318-unit decline was more than offset by the Chevrolet Suburban’s 2364-unit uptick. 

General Motors owned 70% of the segment’s sales in January 2017, down from 76% in January 2016. 

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. This table is sortable, so you can rank large sport-utility vehicles any which way you like. Mobile users can now thumb across the table for full-width access. Suggestions on how GCBC should break down segments can be passed on through the Contact page.

Click Column Headers To Sort • February 2017 • December 2016January 2016

SUV
Jan.
2017
Jan.
2016
%
Change
2017
YTD
2016
YTD

Change
5634
3270 72.3% 5634 3270 72.3%
5881
6199 -5.1% 5881 6199 -5.1%
4064
2855 42.3% 4064 2855 42.3%
3080
2567 20.0% 3080 2567 20.0%
2078
1995 4.2% 2078 1995 4.2%
1908
774 147% 1908 774 147%
1146
852 34.5% 1146 852 34.5%
Total
23,791
18,512 28.5% 23,791 18,512 28.5%

Source: Automakers

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