October 2018 YTD U.S. Passenger Car Sales Rankings – Best-Selling Cars In America


The Best Selling Cars in America – October 2018

Here you will find the YTD passenger car leaders in the United States for October 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.

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Top Passenger Car Sales Figures – This Month

This sales table of shows the top passenger car 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 Month Month LY Change YTD YTD LY YTD Change
Fiat 124 Spider 219 248 -11.69 3,134 3,923 -20.11
BMW 2-Series 664 1,045 -36.46 7,916 9,665 -18.10
Chrysler 200 26 499 -94.79 1,026 17,766 -94.22
Mazda 3 4,093 4,534 -9.73 55,387 64,641 -14.32
BMW 3-Series 3,445 4,497 -23.39 38,176 47,712 -19.99
Chrysler 300 3,986 2,917 36.65 38,541 42,560 -9.44
Nissan 370Z 290 410 -29.27 2,995 3,990 -24.94
BMW 4-Series 3,191 3,181 0.31 26,657 33,447 -20.30
Alfa Romeo 4C 34 45 -24.44 217 353 -38.53
BMW 5-Series 3,729 3,396 9.81 34,910 31,913 9.39
Fiat 500 528 801 -34.08 4,245 11,236 -62.22
Fiat 500L 96 159 -39.62 1,327 1,426 -6.94
Mazda 6 1,856 2,125 -12.66 26,597 29,975 -11.27
BMW 6-Series 238 374 -36.36 3,166 2,635 20.15
Volvo 60-Series 1,120 1,392 -19.54 8,880 14,400 -38.33
BMW 7-Series 559 819 -31.75 6,685 7,381 -9.43
Porsche 718 317 399 -20.55 4,617 4,264 8.28
Toyota 86 / FR-S 335 458 -26.86 3,545 5,965 -40.57
Volvo 90-Series 586 1,178 -50.25 6,689 8,413 -20.49
Porsche 911 789 691 14.18 7,938 7,221 9.93
Audi A3 1,121 1,413 -20.67 16,700 20,212 -17.38
Audi A4 2,267 2,576 -12.00 28,464 27,828 2.29
Audi A5 1,761 2,143 -17.83 23,005 16,100 42.89
Audi A6 47 1,217 -96.14 5,821 12,994 -55.20
Audi A7 55 465 -88.17 1,959 3,904 -49.82
Audi A8 253 258 -1.94 909 2,644 -65.62
Hyundai Accent 1,483 5,485 -72.96 23,303 50,126 -53.51
Honda Accord 23,778 26,740 -11.08 239,077 277,542 -13.86
Nissan Altima 13,406 17,863 -24.95 180,005 217,724 -17.32
Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 79 245 -67.76 1,286 1,145 12.31
Toyota Avalon 2,163 2,648 -18.32 28,817 27,703 4.02
Mercedes-Benz B-Class 1 59 -98.31 134 602 -77.74
Volkswagen Beetle Family 796 796 0.00 12,946 13,265 -2.40
Subaru BRZ 254 271 -6.27 3,184 3,578 -11.01
Ford C-Max 121 1,661 -92.72 6,591 15,512 -57.51
Kia Cadenza 207 1,021 -79.73 4,158 5,464 -23.90
Toyota Camry 26,914 26,252 2.52 289,801 308,759 -6.14
Volkswagen CC 30 58 -48.28 439 1,240 -64.60
Dodge Challenger 5,225 3,893 34.22 57,538 56,169 2.44
Dodge Charger 6,316 8,096 -21.99 65,624 75,474 -13.05
Honda Civic 22,450 30,319 -25.95 277,486 314,699 -11.82
Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class 5,581 1,814 207.66 22,729 16,506 37.70
Honda Clarity FCV 2,100 34 6,076.47 15,414 566 2,623.32
Lincoln Continental 578 996 -41.97 6,912 9,873 -29.99
Mini Cooper Family 2,096 2,466 -15.00 22,147 26,670 -16.96
Toyota Corolla Family 22,020 24,667 -10.73 257,188 289,940 -11.30
Honda CR-Z 1 0 0.00 28 0 0.00
Dodge Dart 3 172 -98.26 382 9,815 -96.11
Mercedes-Benz E / CLS-Class 4,186 4,681 -10.57 36,201 37,037 -2.26
Hyundai Elantra 18,312 14,733 24.29 167,191 157,800 5.95
Lexus ES 4,531 3,365 34.65 38,875 42,440 -8.40
Jaguar F-Type 186 275 -32.36 1,925 3,341 -42.38
Ford Fiesta 5,665 3,418 65.74 42,183 39,557 6.64
Honda Fit 920 3,172 -71.00 33,584 41,414 -18.91
Ford Focus 4,936 10,095 -51.10 105,903 133,922 -20.92
Kia Forte 9,537 9,219 3.45 84,425 101,311 -16.67
Smart ForTwo 95 140 -32.14 1,054 2,775 -62.02
Ford Fusion 15,932 17,536 -9.15 140,896 177,278 -20.52
Alfa Romeo Giulia 801 726 10.33 9,734 7,137 36.39
Volkswagen Golf Family 3,005 4,697 -36.02 37,358 60,173 -37.92
Lexus GS 387 558 -30.65 5,545 6,118 -9.37
Ford GT 8 15 -46.67 110 64 71.88
Nissan GT-R 20 21 -4.76 490 503 -2.58
BMW i3 424 686 -38.19 5,274 5,321 -0.88
BMW i8 64 33 93.94 542 364 48.90
Acura ILX 1,056 1,025 3.02 9,298 10,098 -7.92
Subaru Impreza 5,499 6,733 -18.33 65,039 71,322 -8.81
Subaru Impreza WRX 2,277 2,416 -5.75 24,234 26,572 -8.80
Honda Insight 2,140 0 0.00 8,445 3 281,400.00
Hyundai Ioniq 1,121 898 24.83 12,727 9,327 36.45
Lexus IS 1,511 1,972 -23.38 18,904 21,247 -11.03
Volkswagen Jetta 10,148 9,217 10.10 71,326 100,212 -28.82
Kia K900 17 23 -26.09 277 375 -26.13
Lexus LC 140 219 -36.07 1,688 1,161 45.39
Nissan Leaf 1,234 213 479.34 11,920 10,953 8.83
Subaru Legacy 2,752 4,538 -39.36 33,832 41,999 -19.45
Lexus LS 835 328 154.57 7,506 3,430 118.83
Nissan Maxima 2,505 6,741 -62.84 34,207 56,418 -39.37
Mitsubishi Mirage 1,730 1,768 -2.15 21,046 20,155 4.42
Toyota Mirai 119 249 -52.21 1,263 1,293 -2.32
Lincoln MKS 0 0 0.00 0 153 -100.00
Lincoln MKZ 1,617 2,211 -26.87 16,538 23,155 -28.58
Tesla Model 3 17,750 145 12,141.38 96,417 262 36,700.38
Tesla Model S 1,350 2,400 -43.75 23,950 22,000 8.86
Ford Mustang 4,924 5,236 -5.96 66,543 67,432 -1.32
Mazda MX-5 Miata 553 597 -7.37 8,013 10,314 -22.31
Acura NSX 18 87 -79.31 140 442 -68.33
Kia Optima 7,280 7,554 -3.63 87,125 92,258 -5.56
Porsche Panamera 541 644 -15.99 6,982 5,547 25.87
Volkswagen Passat 2,602 3,937 -33.91 36,129 54,567 -33.79
Toyota Prius Family 6,306 7,710 -18.21 75,231 91,030 -17.36
Infiniti Q50 2,074 2,791 -25.69 28,254 30,867 -8.47
Infiniti Q60 809 0 0.00 7,153 0 0.00
Infiniti Q70 302 378 -20.11 3,778 4,986 -24.23
Audi R8 75 35 114.29 757 677 11.82
Lexus RC 211 828 -74.52 2,804 5,851 -52.08
Kia Rio 2,405 1,657 45.14 19,696 13,609 44.73
Acura RLX 139 99 40.40 1,556 922 68.76
Mercedes-Benz S-Class 1,486 1,228 21.01 11,820 11,901 -0.68
Nissan Sentra 17,611 18,341 -3.98 182,758 184,052 -0.70
Mercedes-Benz SL-Class 218 331 -34.14 1,787 2,406 -25.73
Mercedes-Benz SLC-Class 186 192 -3.13 1,692 2,380 -28.91
Hyundai Sonata 7,265 7,595 -4.34 88,240 115,313 -23.48
Kia Soul 7,951 9,254 -14.08 85,839 99,981 -14.14
Kia Stinger 1,345 0 0.00 14,344 0 0.00
Ford Taurus Family 2,556 2,681 -4.66 34,147 35,080 -2.66
Acura TLX 2,263 2,668 -15.18 25,180 29,181 -13.71
Audi TT 40 160 -75.00 1,244 1,866 -33.33
Hyundai Veloster 921 596 54.53 8,857 11,122 -20.37
Nissan Versa 5,869 9,556 -38.58 63,952 92,373 -30.77
Jaguar XE 306 525 -41.71 3,687 7,932 -53.52
Jaguar XF 171 469 -63.54 1,944 3,813 -49.02
Jaguar XJ 78 178 -56.18 1,365 2,245 -39.20
Toyota Yaris Family 1,455 2,878 -49.44 24,521 39,518 -37.95
BMW Z4 1 1 0.00 3 502 -99.40
Model Month Month LY YTD YTD LY