Together, the Civic and Elantra owned 34% of Canada’s compact car market in the first seven months of 2016. The majority of their rivals have reported fewer sales this year than last, but Civic volume is up by 2602 units and Elantra sales have increased by 3242 units.
Canadian sales of subcompact cars plunged 24% to 5422 units in July. The Elantra and Civic both outsold the entire subcompact category.
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Every member of the group, from the top-selling Hyundai Accent to the increasingly rare Chevrolet Sonic, posted declining year-over-year volume.
Canadian passenger car volume tumbled 11% in July 2016. These core groups of compact and subcompact cars accounted for 62% of the sector’s sales.
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 now sortable, so you can rank small cars of all kinds 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.