The Top 179 Best Selling Cars in America – 2017 YTD
Here you will find the YTD passenger car leaders in the United States for October 2017 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.
The Sentra enjoyed its fifth consecutive month of growth in October, with the sedan posting growth at three times the rate of the Nissan brand – up 10.2% on the equivalent month last year.
Sales of Passenger Cars plummeted by over 43,000 units this October vs last, with year-to-date sales of Passenger Cars now a full 600,000 behind the same point in 2016.
Hyundai will be hoping for a turnaround with its 2018 Sonata, as its sales in October 2017 were cut in half compared with October 2016’s sales.
In the premium end of the passenger car segment, the BMW 5-Series posted a very strong month with 132% year-on-year growth in the face of a 3.4% drop for the BMW brand.
Best Selling Passenger Car Rankings
Top Passenger Car 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.