The clearout of the discontinued Chrysler 200 has resulted in a 70% increase so far this year, but that’s an increase that artificially masks just how bad the segment-wide decrease really is. 200-aside, midsize sales are down 17% through the first one-sixth of 2017.
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The American-built Korean fraternal twins, Sonata and Optima, are both on the upswing, but that’s only in comparison with 2016, an awful year for both cars.
Last year, Sonata volume had fallen 38% from the Sonata’s 2011 peak. Optima volume in 2016 was down 56% from 2012 levels, the fourth consecutive year of decline.
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. These tables are sortable, so you can rank midsize cars any which way you like. Suggestions on how GCBC should break down segments can be passed on through the Contact page. Mobile users can now thumb across the tables for full-width access.