Led by the Honda CR-V in October – and the Toyota RAV4 through the first ten months of 2016 – Canadian sales of compact crossovers grew 2% in October even as the market slid 5%. Year-to-date, sales of these vehicles, pushed along by a new Hyundai Tucson and Kia Sportage, are up 7%, equal to an additional 20,000 sales across the country.
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Subcompact crossovers, however, declined 11% in October 2016, the fourth consecutive drop for the category led by the one-year-old Honda HR-V. Sales of the Mexico-built HR-V plunged 39% in October, a drop of 683 units.
The Chevrolet Trax, Fiat 500X, Jeep Renegade, Mazda CX-3, Mini Countryman, and Nissan Juke all posted fewer October sales in 2016 than in 2015.
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 SUVs and crossovers any which way you like. Mobile users can thumb across the tables for full-width access. Suggestions on how GCBC should break down segments can be passed on through the Contact page.