September 2018 Canada Passenger Car Sales Rankings – The Best-Selling Cars In Canada – Every Car Ranked


The Best Selling Cars in Canada – September 2018 YTD

Here you will find the YTD passenger car leaders in Canada for September 2018 YTD. Each month we compile passenger car sales data and reports for North American markets and analyze it to create the best selling list below.

Also check out our other Segment reports or dive deeper into Passenger Car Sales


Our Take On The Passenger Car Numbers

At the end of quarter 3 2018, Canadian passenger car sales are behind 2017’s figures year-to-date by 6.4%. Difficulties for many of the market’s top sellers describe a bleak picture, with marques like the Toyota Corolla, Hyundai Elantra and Honda Accord down year-to-date by almost 10%, and others – including the VW Jetta, Ford Fusion and Kia Forte seeing drops of over 20% year-to-date.

Some electric and hybrid vehicles provided a boost, with the Nissan Leaf selling its 10,000 unit in Canada as Nissan celebrated the vehicle’s best September ever following from August’s all-time sales record.

Chevrolet Bolt EV deliveries also surged, with sales up 29.1% as GM shifted allocation from the US. The Tesla Model 3 is also on a charge continued from August with around 2000 being reported to have been delivered in Canada last month.


Best Selling Passenger Car Rankings

Top Passenger Car Sales Figures – This Month

This sales table of shows the top passenger car sales performers in Canada, 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 CA = Canada Sales for the month, CA LY = Last Year’s Canada Sales for the month, CA vs LY = The Year on Year Growth Rate, YTD = Canada Sales Year to Date, YTD LY = Last Year’s Canada Year to Date Sales, YTD vs LY = The Year on Year Growth Rate.

Model CA CA LY CA vs LY YTD YTD LY YTD vs LY
Honda Civic 6,061 6,030 0.50 56,091 56,928 -1.50
Toyota Corolla 4,304 4,701 -8.40 37,900 41,878 -9.50
Hyundai Elantra 4,032 3,693 9.20 33,456 36,677 -8.80
Chevrolet Cruze 2,798 2,272 23.20 22,012 22,196 -0.80
Mazda 3 2,267 2,388 -5.10 21,164 22,121 -4.30
Volkswagen Golf 2,042 2,137 -4.40 17,601 19,052 -7.60
Toyota Camry 1,141 1,750 -34.80 11,114 10,615 4.70
Kia Forte 945 2,030 -53.40 10,823 13,702 -21.00
Volkswagen Jetta 1,545 1,738 -11.10 10,723 14,448 -25.80
Honda Accord 1,480 1,175 26.00 10,453 11,418 -8.50
Nissan Sentra 1,121 1,059 5.90 10,059 11,359 -11.40
Kia Soul 812 1,227 -33.80 9,226 9,110 1.30
Tesla Model 3 2,000 0 0.00 8,750 0 0.00
Ford Focus 742 1,151 -35.50 8,230 9,528 -13.60
Mercedes-Benz C-Class 789 904 -12.70 7,934 8,585 -7.60
Subaru Impreza * 881 965 -8.70 7,395 8,354 -11.50
Ford Mustang 466 511 -8.80 7,298 7,650 -4.60
Toyota Prius 729 787 -7.40 7,241 6,358 13.90
Hyundai Accent 578 1,267 -54.40 7,067 10,777 -34.40
Ford Fusion 632 935 -32.40 6,254 8,124 -23.00
Toyota Yaris 745 708 5.20 5,533 5,343 3.60
Chevrolet Malibu 379 524 -27.70 5,433 6,486 -16.20
Nissan Versa 434 633 -31.40 5,385 6,325 -14.90
Toyota C-HR 625 448 39.50 5,188 2,885 79.80
BMW 3-Series 608 704 -13.60 4,959 5,971 -16.90
Kia Rio 614 1,076 -42.90 4,814 4,461 7.90
Audi A4 519 581 -10.70 4,556 5,549 -17.90
Nissan Altima 209 539 -61.20 4,532 5,532 -18.10
Nissan Leaf 605 19 3,084.20 4,481 928 382.90
Nissan Micra 368 922 -60.10 4,416 7,216 -38.80
Dodge Charger 626 120 421.70 4,358 4,098 6.30
Chevrolet Spark 398 685 -41.90 4,240 2,859 48.30
Hyundai Sonata 300 877 -65.80 3,899 6,149 -36.60
Audi A5 410 383 7.00 3,667 2,700 35.80
Audi A3 498 255 95.30 3,544 3,341 6.10
Mini Cooper 455 499 -8.80 3,486 4,132 -15.60
Subaru Impreza WRX/STI * 378 431 -12.30 3,482 3,639 -4.30
Chevrolet Volt 136 483 -71.80 3,456 3,007 14.90
Honda Fit 76 576 -86.80 3,282 3,643 -9.90
Chrysler 300 341 110 210.00 3,250 3,442 -5.60
Chevrolet Impala 371 106 250.00 3,198 2,560 24.90
BMW 4-Series 293 419 -30.10 2,900 2,833 2.40
Kia Optima 290 391 -25.80 2,845 3,701 -23.10
Chevrolet Sonic 69 280 -75.40 2,774 3,509 -20.90
Hyundai Ioniq 464 263 76.40 2,729 952 186.70
Volkswagen Passat 129 400 -67.80 2,619 3,292 -20.40
Acura TLX 283 471 -39.90 2,585 3,028 -14.60
Mercedes-Benz E-Class & CLS-Class 244 302 -19.20 2,582 2,838 -9.00
Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class 264 484 -45.50 2,535 3,060 -17.20
Ford Taurus 73 108 -32.40 2,525 2,425 4.10
Chevrolet Camaro 179 199 -10.10 2,320 2,522 -8.00
Lexus IS 268 295 -9.20 2,219 2,503 -11.30
Infiniti Q50 267 251 6.40 2,076 1,868 11.10
Kia Niro 235 161 46.00 2,067 1,115 85.40
BMW 5-Series 240 274 -12.40 2,012 1,904 5.70
Mitsubishi Lancer 0 439 -100.00 2,012 4,638 -56.60
Mazda 6 155 256 -39.50 1,974 2,011 -1.80
Dodge Challenger 119 166 -28.30 1,966 2,894 -32.10
Chevrolet Bolt 293 227 29.10 1,944 1,292 50.50
Mitsubishi Mirage 260 224 16.10 1,830 1,928 -5.10
Volkswagen Beetle 165 152 8.60 1,729 2,518 -31.30
BMW 2-Series 177 201 -11.90 1,516 1,480 2.40
Subaru Legacy 161 187 -13.90 1,469 1,809 -18.80
Acura ILX 232 242 -4.10 1,457 1,565 -6.90
Cadillac ATS 98 200 -51.00 1,444 1,817 -20.50
Chevrolet Corvette 145 102 42.20 1,330 1,848 -28.00
Kia Stinger 135 0 0.00 1,310 0 0.00
Mercedes-Benz B-Class 133 231 -42.40 1,243 1,896 -34.40
Lexus ES 183 184 -0.50 1,112 1,452 -23.40
Porsche 911 113 107 5.60 1,083 926 17.00
Ford Fiesta 96 136 -29.40 1,082 1,519 -28.80
Nissan Maxima 81 126 -35.70 1,025 1,659 -38.20
Volvo 60 Series 115 59 94.90 910 1,150 -20.90
Tesla Model S 100 150 -33.30 900 1,350 -33.30
Hyundai Veloster 152 38 300.00 835 1,977 -57.80
Honda Clarity FCV 12 0 0.00 792 0 0.00
Mercedes-Benz S-Class 37 36 2.80 783 716 9.40
Mazda MX-5 Miata 34 54 -37.00 771 1,086 -29.00
Infiniti Q60 63 87 -27.60 722 915 -21.10
Lincoln MKZ 91 114 -20.20 684 823 -16.90
Porsche Panamera 58 62 -6.50 676 487 38.80
Genesis G70 98 0 0.00 668 0 0.00
Nissan 370Z 54 70 -22.90 626 810 -22.70
Porsche 718 29 56 -48.20 562 492 14.20
Volvo 90 Series 75 68 10.30 545 625 -12.80
Buick LaCrosse 46 79 -41.80 514 655 -21.50
Toyota 86/Scion FR-S 28 78 -64.10 494 736 -32.90
Jaguar XE 50 113 -55.80 493 680 -27.50
Subaru BRZ 61 57 7.00 482 667 -27.70
Toyota Avalon 76 38 100.00 477 357 33.60
Alfa Romeo Giulia 41 65 -36.90 433 396 9.30
Buick Regal 51 52 -1.90 427 534 -20.00
Cadillac XTS 36 16 125.00 394 409 -3.70
Audi A6 5 71 -93.00 376 691 -45.60
Cadillac CTS 33 35 -5.70 370 414 -10.60
Lincoln Continental 42 51 -17.60 369 483 -23.60
Audi A7 11 94 -88.30 367 588 -37.60
Audi TT 13 64 -79.70 366 446 -17.90
BMW 7-Series 51 54 -5.60 352 419 -16.00
Jaguar F-Type 69 40 72.50 347 334 3.90
BMW i-Series 23 32 -28.10 347 287 20.90
BMW 6-Series 42 32 31.30 305 252 21.00
Genesis G80 33 45 -26.70 289 306 -5.60
Smart Fortwo 28 33 -15.20 264 277 -4.70
Lexus RC 31 66 -53.00 241 410 -41.20
Fiat 124 Spider 22 30 -26.70 235 570 -58.80
Fiat 500 22 83 -73.50 232 750 -69.10
Audi R8 6 9 -33.30 208 207 0.50
Ford C-Max 4 230 -98.30 206 1,148 -82.10
Lexus LS 18 1 1,700.00 205 38 439.50
Mercedes-AMG GT 13 1 1,200.00 195 134 45.50
Cadillac CT6 18 39 -53.80 175 273 -35.90
Maserati Ghibli 10 23 -56.50 169 234 -27.80
Lexus GS 17 26 -34.60 163 244 -33.20
Mercedes-Benz SLC-Class 6 16 -62.50 158 191 -17.30
Jaguar XJ 12 20 -40.00 157 201 -21.90
Mercedes-Benz SL-Class 7 8 -12.50 140 277 -49.50
Jaguar XF 12 43 -72.10 133 376 -64.60
Lexus LC 4 22 -81.80 117 115 1.70
Honda Insight 34 0 0.00 115 0 0.00
Maserati Quattroporte 2 12 -83.30 98 105 -6.70
Audi A8 3 21 -85.70 69 134 -48.50
Genesis G90 4 5 -20.00 63 72 -12.50
Kia Cadenza 6 16 -62.50 61 98 -37.80
Acura RLX 2 1 100.00 55 47 17.00
Nissan GT-R 2 14 -85.70 52 118 -55.90
Infiniti Q70 5 2 150.00 44 55 -20.00
Alfa Romeo 4C 5 6 -16.70 43 55 -21.80
Maserati GranTurismo 4 8 -50.00 33 40 -17.50
Acura NSX 2 3 -33.30 33 45 -26.70
Ford GT 4 6 -33.30 14 6 133.30
Fiat 500L 1 7 -85.70 12 40 -70.00
Mitsubishi i MiEV 0 4 -100.00 11 56 -80.40
Dodge Viper 1 6 -83.30 6 49 -87.80
Dodge Dart 0 10 -100.00 4 533 -99.20
Kia K900 0 0 0.00 4 6 -33.30
Buick Verano 0 14 -100.00 2 1,535 -99.90
Honda CR-Z 0 0 0.00 2 10 -80.00
Total 52,238 Total 57,472 Total 480,659 Total 513,482