The Top 104 Best Selling SUVs in America – March 2018
Here you will find the YTD SUV sales leaders in the United States for March 2018 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.
SUV sales in the USA in March 2018 shot up by 20.5% year-on-year, with competition at the top of the table fuelling some large increases in sales volume.
RAV4 sales growth outstripped growth of sales for the Nissan Rogue, though the Rogue has taken a clear lead at the top of the SUV table through 2018’s first quarter. The Nissan’s sales momentum shows few signs of slowing, as last month was the nameplate’s best on record.
A new RAV4 was revealed by Toyota at the New York Auto Show, due for model year 2019, which the Japanese brand will be hoping will help it retake the SUV crown as it did in 2017.
GM’s crossover offering also had a big impact on the bottom line last month, with its Chevrolet-branded crossover sales up 39% and Buick crossovers posting 50% growth.
The Jeep brand continues its strong form, with the Wrangler, Grand Cherokee, Cherokee and Compass all netting a spot in the top 15 SUV sales in the USA, with all showing significant growth in their sales compared with last year.
Doubling its performance compared with last March, the Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class was the highest selling premium SUV in the USA.
Best Selling SUV Rankings
Top SUV Sales Figures – This Month
This sales table of shows the top passenger car sales performers in the United States, 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 US = United States Sales for the month, US LY = Last Year’s United States Sales for the month, US vs LY = The Year on Year Growth Rate, YTD = United States Sales Year to Date, YTD LY = Last Year’s United States Year to Date Sales, YTD vs LY = The Year on Year Growth Rate.
Below is a chart showing how the best selling passenger car stack up against each other in terms share of the top spots. Please note that this isn’t total market share for the total passenger car market, just how the top models stack up against each other. This chart is synched with the above sales table so you can sort and edit that table to see different cuts of the data in this chart.