2021 Best Selling Midsize Luxury SUVs In the United States (All Models Ranked)
Midsize luxury SUV sales in the U.S. were up from 585,963 units in 2021 to 637,075 units in 2022. In 2021, the midsize luxury SUV segment in the U.S. was an incredibly competitive and popular arena, reflecting consumers’ evolving tastes and the industry-wide shift toward SUVs. These vehicles combined the practicality of increased cargo space and higher driving positions with the premium features and finishes expected in the luxury category. The midsize luxury SUV segment was one of the bright spots in the automotive industry. As consumers moved away from traditional sedans, these SUVs offered a blend of luxury, versatility, and, in many cases, performance. Reflecting the broader trend in the automotive industry, many models in this category started to offer plug-in hybrid or fully electric variants.
Long a best-seller in this segment, the Lexus RX was known for its comfort, reliability, and value retention. The RX 450h offered a hybrid variant. An important player in Mercedes’ lineup, the GLE combined cutting-edge tech with a range of powerful engines. The model saw a redesign in 2019, and its benefits were still being realized in 2021.
Offering both performance and luxury, the BMW X5 was a favorite for many. A plug-in hybrid variant, the xDrive45e, expanded its appeal. In the same vein, the Audi Q7 had its refined interior and advanced tech, and continued to be a strong contender in the segment. The SQ7 offered a performance-oriented option. For those truly prioritizing driving dynamics, the Porsche Cayenne stood out. It offered a range of powerful engines and even a plug-in hybrid variant.
Here Are The Most Popular Midsize Luxury SUVs in the U.S for 2021
This data table looks at full year Midsize Luxury SUV sales volumes in the United States by model. We compare U.S market Midsize Luxury SUV model sales for the full year versus the full year last year.
2021 New Midsize Luxury SUV Sales Data by Month in the U.S
This sales data table looks at monthly sales performance for the Midsize Luxury SUV segment in the United States on a month to month basis for the entire year. It includes all major Midsize Luxury SUV models sold in the U.S market and you can see that the monthly Midsize Luxury SUV sales t