Top 20 Best-Selling SUVs In Canada – May 2018


Top 20 Best-Selling SUVs In Canada for May 2018

Here you will find the Top 20 best selling SUV sales leaders in Canada for May 2018. Each month we compile the Top 20 best selling SUV sales data and reports for North American markets and analyze it to create the best selling list below.

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Our Take On The Top 20 Best Selling SUV Sales Numbers

50% of all new SUV sales in Canada for the month of May 2018 went to the top-15 nameplates in the countdown below – representing just 14.28% of the distinct SUV nameplates currently available on the market.

Strong sales by models near the top of the standings pushed the market forward in May; overall SUV sales grew by 7.4%, with large contributions over last year from the Honda CR-V, Jeep models, Subaru Crosstrek and the Nissan Qashqai all having an impact on the SUV sales total.

The sales leader for May 2017 in this segment, the Ford Escape, sits third at the end of May 2018 after dropping 8% year-on-year, while increased competition from Japanese nameplates makes things yet more challenging for the Ford.


Top 20 Best Selling SUVs Rankings

This sales table of shows the top SUV 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, US 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 CA CA LY CA vs LY YTD YTD LY YTD vs LY
Honda CR-V 5,675 4,435 28.00 22,796 19,557 16.60
Toyota RAV4 5,525 5,355 3.20 21,488 20,248 6.10
Ford Escape 4,963 5,397 -8.00 18,511 18,692 -1.00
Nissan Rogue 4,145 4,172 -0.60 18,062 18,168 -0.60
Hyundai Tucson 2,855 2,774 2.90 9,997 12,390 -19.30
Mazda CX-5 2,605 2,353 10.70 11,307 9,958 13.50
Hyundai Santa Fe Sport 2,374 2,822 -15.90 6,891 9,654 -28.60
Chevrolet Equinox 2,316 2,877 -19.50 9,920 11,127 -10.80
Ford Edge 2,070 2,672 -22.50 7,986 8,628 -7.40
Jeep Cherokee 2,042 1,179 73.20 8,938 9,570 -6.60
Nissan Qashqai 1,908 191 899.00 7,107 191 3,620.90
Kia Sorento 1,776 1,514 17.30 6,943 5,827 19.20
Jeep Wrangler 1,772 1,412 25.50 14,337 6,288 128.00
Ford Explorer 1,672 1,540 8.60 7,473 6,813 9.70
Jeep Grand Cherokee 1,645 2,421 -32.10 6,328 7,745 -18.30
Jeep Compass 1,594 1,086 46.80 5,381 1,535 250.60
Subaru Crosstrek 1,532 786 94.90 6,372 3,083 106.70
Toyota Highlander 1,507 1,507 0.00 6,058 6,292 -3.70
Volkswagen Tiguan 1,337 749 78.50 6,617 3,311 99.80
Mazda CX-3 1,326 1,089 21.80 5,199 3,867 34.40
Model CA CA LY CA vs LY YTD YTD LY YTD vs LY
Total 50,639 Total 46,331 Total 207,711 Total 182,944