Large Luxury SUV Sales In Canada – September 2016 YTD

2016 Lexus LX570 white

After reporting only 114 sales of the Lexus LX570 five years ago, Toyota Canada is on track to sell more than 700 copies of its flagship SUV in calendar year 2016.

September 2016 marked the 11th consecutive month of year-over-year sales improvement for the LX570, a twin of the Toyota Land Cruiser not sold in Canada. LX volume jumped 738%, a gain of 59 units, to 67 sales in September.

Canada Vehicle Sales Rankings By Model – September 2016 YTD
Canada SUV/Crossover Sales By Model – September 2016 YTD

Despite these impressive gains, the LX remains a small player in the Canadian large luxury SUV market. Cadillac Escalade sales were more than three times stronger in September; Mercedes-Benz GLS volume was more than four times stronger.

Canada large luxury SUV sales chart September 2016
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Gains in the flagship luxury SUV segment were common in September. 

Total Escalade volume jumped 19%, GLS sales more than doubled. Infiniti posted a big 64% uptick in QX80 sales. Bentley added 10 Bentayga sales at a much higher price point. Year-to-date, this group of high-brow SUVs has added to its sales by more than a quarter.

You can click any model name in the tables below to find historical monthly and yearly Canadian 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 luxury SUVs 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 • October 2016 • August 2016September 2015

Large Luxury SUV
176 19.3% 1899 1542 23.2%
55 63.6% 805 488 65.0%
110 0.0% 837 787 6.4%
8 738% 523 206 154%
75 -9.3% 410 403 1.7%
6 450% 314 188 67.0%
131 109% 1804 1648 9.5%
561 53.7% 6620 5262 25.8%

Source: Automakers & Global Automakers Of Canada
GCBC isn’t here to break down segments, an impossible task for any group, but to display sales data for the sake of comparison. The more ways sales data can be displayed, the better. You can always find the sales results for EVERY vehicle and form your own competitive sets by using the All Vehicle Rankings posts.

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