Best Selling Minivans in America for December 2017
Here you will find the Minivan sales leaders in the United States for December 2017. Each month we compile the minivan model sales data and reports for North American markets and analyze it to create the best selling list below.
With forecasts indicating a difficult end to the year for the market as a whole, minivans is one of those segments to take a hit. 12.4% fewer minivans were sold in 2017 than in 2016.
This segment as a whole was outsold by the top-selling SUV name badge in December – the Nissan Rogue.
Only one minivan, the Chrysler Pacifica, managed to grow its sales in December 2017 (a record year for the name badge) and ended the year 89.6% better off than it managed 12 months ago.
In terms of overall sales for the year, the Pacifica was bested by the Dodge Grand Caravan. The Dodge sold 7,000 more units than the Chrysler, despite a 1.9% drop YTD compared with 2016.
Fiat Chrysler, which makes the Pacifica as well as the Grand Caravan and the outgoing Chrysler Town & Country, took over 50% of the minivan market this year, an increase from last year’s year-end 45% market share.
After finishing 2016 at the top of the table YTD, the Toyota Sienna falls to third after selling 12.8% fewer this year. The Honda Odyssey also fell from third in 2016 to close out last year in fourth, with 17% fewer sales.
Best Selling Minivan Rankings
Top Minivan Sales Figures – This Month
This sales table of shows the top minivan 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 minivan stack up against each other in terms share of the top spots. Please note that this isn’t total market share for the total minivan 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.