The Best Selling Cars in Canada – January 2019 YTD

Here you will find the YTD passenger car leaders in Canada for January 2019 YTD. Each month we compile passenger car sales data and reports for North American markets and analyze it to create the best selling list below.

Also check out our other Segment reports or dive deeper into Passenger Car Sales


Our Take On The Passenger Car Numbers

Leading the way for car sales in Canada was the Honda Civic in terms of sales volume. However, the model saw a double digit decrease in sales from this time last year.

Following the Civic, were a string of models that all saw more sales than this time last year, including the Toyota Corolla, Tesla Model 3, and Hyundai Elantra. Rounding out the top five models in terms of volume, was the Mazda 3, although it saw a sales decline of 7.92 percent.

Notable sales increases of models with significant volume included the Volkswagen Jetta, Kia Forte, and Dodge Challenger.

Notable decreases in sales volume for cars in Canada included the VW Golf, Nissan Sentra, Nissan Versa, and Hyundai Accent.


Best Selling Passenger Car Rankings

Top Passenger Car Sales Figures – This Month

This sales table of shows the top passenger car sales performers in Canada, including their year on year growth rates both for the most recent month and year to date figures. Note that this table is sortable and that it fees the chart below. You can easily change the chart by filtering and sorting the below table.

For reference CA = Canada Sales for the month, CA LY = Last Year’s Canada Sales for the month, CA vs LY = The Year on Year Growth Rate, YTD = Canada Sales Year to Date, YTD LY = Last Year’s Canada Year to Date Sales, YTD vs LY = The Year on Year Growth Rate.

Model Month Month LY Change YTD YTD LY YTD Change
Fiat 124 Spider 16 13 23.08 16 13 23.08
BMW 2-Series 78 88 -11.36 78 88 -11.36
Mazda 3 1,279 1,389 -7.92 1,279 1,389 -7.92
BMW 3-Series 189 311 -39.23 189 311 -39.23
Chrysler 300 112 197 -43.15 112 197 -43.15
Nissan 370Z 29 21 38.10 29 21 38.10
BMW 4-Series 147 216 -31.94 147 216 -31.94
Alfa Romeo 4C 2 2 0.00 2 2 0.00
BMW 5-Series 86 117 -26.50 86 117 -26.50
Fiat 500 12 18 -33.33 12 18 -33.33
Fiat 500L 1 0 0.00 1 0 0.00
Mazda 6 130 165 -21.21 130 165 -21.21
BMW 6-Series 9 28 -67.86 9 28 -67.86
Volvo 60-Series 70 51 37.25 70 51 37.25
BMW 7-Series 15 39 -61.54 15 39 -61.54
Porsche 718 16 20 -20.00 16 20 -20.00
BMW 8-Series 15 0 0.00 15 0 0.00
Toyota 86 / FR-S 9 33 -72.73 9 33 -72.73
Volvo 90-Series 50 27 85.19 50 27 85.19
Porsche 911 62 42 47.62 62 42 47.62
Mercedes-Benz A-Class 119 0 0.00 119 0 0.00
Audi A3 203 129 57.36 203 129 57.36
Audi A4 208 320 -35.00 208 320 -35.00
Audi A5 255 151 68.87 255 151 68.87
Audi A6 41 44 -6.82 41 44 -6.82
Audi A7 51 43 18.60 51 43 18.60
Audi A8 15 13 15.38 15 13 15.38
Hyundai Accent 315 538 -41.45 315 538 -41.45
Honda Accord 580 745 -22.15 580 745 -22.15
Nissan Altima 161 287 -43.90 161 287 -43.90
Mercedes-Benz AMG GT 10 22 -54.55 10 22 -54.55
Cadillac ATS 80 75 6.67 80 75 6.67
Toyota Avalon 34 17 100.00 34 17 100.00
Mercedes-Benz B-Class 59 136 -56.62 59 136 -56.62
Volkswagen Beetle 136 117 16.24 136 117 16.24
Chevrolet Bolt 125 187 -33.16 125 187 -33.16
Subaru BRZ 24 19 26.32 24 19 26.32
Mercedes-Benz C-Class 456 594 -23.23 456 594 -23.23
Kia Cadenza 1 4 -75.00 1 4 -75.00
Chevrolet Camaro 134 99 35.35 134 99 35.35
Toyota Camry 929 771 20.49 929 771 20.49
Dodge Challenger 270 95 184.21 270 95 184.21
Dodge Charger 48 56 -14.29 48 56 -14.29
Honda Civic 3,661 4,467 -18.04 3,661 4,467 -18.04
Mercedes-Benz CLA-Class 138 205 -32.68 138 205 -32.68
Honda Clarity FCV 15 76 -80.26 15 76 -80.26
Lincoln Continental 24 50 -52.00 24 50 -52.00
Mini Cooper 181 214 -15.42 181 214 -15.42
Toyota Corolla 2,734 2,197 24.44 2,734 2,197 24.44
Chevrolet Corvette 77 45 71.11 77 45 71.11
Chevrolet Cruze 292 2,329 -87.46 292 2,329 -87.46
Cadillac CT6 11 17 -35.29 11 17 -35.29
Cadillac CTS 22 28 -21.43 22 28 -21.43
Dodge Dart 1 1 0.00 1 1 0.00
Mercedes-Benz E / CLS-Class 263 254 3.54 263 254 3.54
Hyundai Elantra 1,899 1,767 7.47 1,899 1,767 7.47
Lexus ES 120 72 66.67 120 72 66.67
Jaguar F-Type 7 14 -50.00 7 14 -50.00
Ford Fiesta 59 94 -37.23 59 94 -37.23
Honda Fit 419 346 21.10 419 346 21.10
Ford Focus 273 667 -59.07 273 667 -59.07
Kia Forte 847 591 43.32 847 591 43.32
Ford Fusion 279 326 -14.42 279 326 -14.42
Genesis G70 37 0 0.00 37 0 0.00
Genesis G80 12 0 0.00 12 0 0.00
Genesis G90 2 3 -33.33 2 3 -33.33
Maserati Ghibli 9 11 -18.18 9 11 -18.18
Alfa Romeo Giulia 12 29 -58.62 12 29 -58.62
Volkswagen Golf 1,142 1,745 -34.56 1,142 1,745 -34.56
Lexus GS 5 10 -50.00 5 10 -50.00
Nissan GT-R 7 5 40.00 7 5 40.00
BMW i3 13 12 8.33 13 12 8.33
Acura ILX 86 116 -25.86 86 116 -25.86
Chevrolet Impala 194 130 49.23 194 130 49.23
Subaru Impreza 490 471 4.03 490 471 4.03
Subaru Impreza WRX 174 234 -25.64 174 234 -25.64
Honda Insight 20 0 0.00 20 0 0.00
Hyundai Ioniq 166 165 0.61 166 165 0.61
Lexus IS 71 151 -52.98 71 151 -52.98
Volkswagen Jetta 934 454 105.73 934 454 105.73
Buick LaCrosse 33 44 -25.00 33 44 -25.00
Lexus LC 3 8 -62.50 3 8 -62.50
Nissan Leaf 247 0 0.00 247 0 0.00
Subaru Legacy 98 116 -15.52 98 116 -15.52
Lexus LS 12 0 0.00 12 0 0.00
Chevrolet Malibu 338 321 5.30 338 321 5.30
Nissan Maxima 187 76 146.05 187 76 146.05
Nissan Micra 294 370 -20.54 294 370 -20.54
Mitsubishi Mirage 143 109 31.19 143 109 31.19
Toyota Mirai 3 0 0.00 3 0 0.00
Lincoln MKZ 27 50 -46.00 27 50 -46.00
Tesla Model 3 2,100 0 0.00 2,100 0 0.00
Tesla Model S 110 250 -56.00 110 250 -56.00
Ford Mustang 221 328 -32.62 221 328 -32.62
Mazda MX-5 Miata 18 12 50.00 18 12 50.00
Kia Optima 62 117 -47.01 62 117 -47.01
Porsche Panamera 35 26 34.62 35 26 34.62
Volkswagen Passat 93 182 -48.90 93 182 -48.90
Toyota Prius Family 297 302 -1.66 297 302 -1.66
Infiniti Q50 108 208 -48.08 108 208 -48.08
Infiniti Q60 24 75 -68.00 24 75 -68.00
Infiniti Q70 2 5 -60.00 2 5 -60.00
Maserati Quattroporte 3 39 -92.31 3 39 -92.31
Audi R8 6 6 0.00 6 6 0.00
Lexus RC 12 2 500.00 12 2 500.00
Buick Regal 35 25 40.00 35 25 40.00
Kia Rio 354 303 16.83 354 303 16.83
Acura RLX 5 9 -44.44 5 9 -44.44
Mercedes-Benz S-Class 60 0 0.00 60 0 0.00
Nissan Sentra 521 904 -42.37 521 904 -42.37
Mercedes-Benz SL-Class 5 0 0.00 5 0 0.00
Mercedes-Benz SLC-Class 8 0 0.00 8 0 0.00
Hyundai Sonata 172 120 43.33 172 120 43.33
Chevrolet Sonic 141 332 -57.53 141 332 -57.53
Kia Soul 456 427 6.79 456 427 6.79
Chevrolet Spark 245 191 28.27 245 191 28.27
Kia Stinger 62 49 26.53 62 49 26.53
Ford Taurus 56 91 -38.46 56 91 -38.46
Acura TLX 176 237 -25.74 176 237 -25.74
Audi TT 12 36 -66.67 12 36 -66.67
Hyundai Veloster 75 9 733.33 75 9 733.33
Nissan Versa 365 527 -30.74 365 527 -30.74
Chevrolet Volt 214 226 -5.31 214 226 -5.31
Jaguar XE 11 35 -68.57 11 35 -68.57
Jaguar XF 2 10 -80.00 2 10 -80.00
Jaguar XJ 1 30 -96.67 1 30 -96.67
Cadillac XTS 25 17 47.06 25 17 47.06
Toyota Yaris 422 334 26.35 422 334 26.35
Model Month Month LY YTD YTD LY