Top 20 Best-Selling SUVs In America – January 2018


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Top 20 Best-Selling SUVs In America for January 2018

Here you will find the Top 20 best selling SUV sales leaders in the United States for January 2018. Each month we compile the Top 20 best selling SUV sales data and reports for North American markets and analyze it to create the best selling list below.

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Our Take On The Top 20 Best Selling SUV Sales Numbers

The Nissan Rogue is America’s top-selling SUV of 2018 so far, as it sold almost 10,000 more examples than its closest rival.

The Chevrolet Equinox takes third, pushing the Honda CR-V to fourth, after the former’s sales grew 50.3% year-on-year, and the latter’s fell by 16.9% after it was top of the table this time last year..

Also on the rise for GM, the recently renewed Chevrolet Traverse saw its sales grow by 41.50% versus last January.

The Volkswagen Tiguan continues its strong run since last October to retain 20th place in the top 20 SUV chart in January.


Top 20 Best Selling SUVs Rankings

This sales table of shows the top SUV sales performers in the United States, including their year on year growth rates both for the most recent month and year to date figures. Note that this table is sortable and that it fees the chart below. You can easily change the chart by filtering and sorting the below table.

For reference US = United States Sales for the month, US LY = Last Year’s United States Sales for the month, US vs LY = The Year on Year Growth Rate, YTD = United States Sales Year to Date, YTD LY = Last Year’s United States Year to Date Sales, YTD vs LY = The Year on Year Growth Rate.

Model US US LY US vs LY YTD YTD LY YTD vs LY
Nissan Rogue 36,184 28,760 25.80 36,184 28,760 25.80
Toyota RAV4 26,655 22,155 20.30 26,655 22,155 20.30
Chevrolet Equinox 26,405 17,574 50.30 26,405 17,574 50.30
Honda CR-V 24,326 29,287 -16.90 24,326 29,287 -16.90
Ford Escape 18,947 20,588 -8.00 18,947 20,588 -8.00
Ford Explorer 17,989 17,650 1.90 17,989 17,650 1.90
Jeep Grand Cherokee 16,364 17,301 -5.40 16,364 17,301 -5.40
Toyota Highlander 15,484 12,656 22.30 15,484 12,656 22.30
Jeep Cherokee 14,621 12,551 16.50 14,621 12,551 16.50
Mazda CX-5 13,463 8,068 66.90 13,463 8,068 66.90
Subaru Outback 13,279 13,186 0.70 13,279 13,186 0.70
Jeep Wrangler 11,739 11,334 3.60 11,739 11,334 3.60
Chevrolet Traverse 11,627 8,218 41.50 11,627 8,218 41.50
Honda Pilot 11,619 7,180 61.80 11,619 7,180 61.80
Subaru Forester 10,848 12,853 -15.60 10,848 12,853 -15.60
Jeep Compass 10,192 3,164 222.10 10,192 3,164 222.10
Toyota 4Runner 9,669 8,699 11.20 9,669 8,699 11.20
Subaru Crosstrek 9,437 6,507 45.00 9,437 6,507 45.00
Ford Edge 8,519 9,091 -6.30 8,519 9,091 -6.30
Volkswagen Tiguan 8,370 3,516 138.10 8,370 3,516 138.10
Model US US LY US vs LY YTD YTD LY YTD vs LY
Sum Total 315,737 Sum Total 270,338 Sum Total 315,737 Sum Total 270,338