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China October 2011: Baojun 630 and Brilliance H530 take off

Baojun 630

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For the second month in a row, General Motors manages to place 3 models in the Top 4 in China! The Buick Excelle leads the way for the third consecutive month with 24,288 sales, reinforcing its 2011 leadership at 215,783 units, the only model in China to have already passed the 200,000 units mark after 10 months this year. In 2nd place comes the VW Lavida with 23,121 sales, it is now at 199,483 units year-to-date, also #2.

Brilliance H530

The Chevrolet Sail improves again on September, gaining one spot to reach a best-ever 3rd position with 20,116 sales. It is now #10 year-to-date. The Chevrolet Cruze ranks 4th at 19,785 units, ahead of the VW Jetta at 19,371 sales and the Honda CR-V, delivering another outstanding month at #6 and 17,784 units. Chinese models are in better shape this month with 2 representatives in the Top 10: the FAW Xiali N-Series at #9 and the Great Wall Voleex C30 at #10, only its third time in the Chinese Top 10.

Great Wall Voleex C30

Third best-selling Chinese, the Great Wall Hover is up 18 spots to #22, the Kia K2 continues to climb up the ranking, up 11 spots to #23 with 11,327 sales, the Gleagle Freedom Ship is up 18 spots to #39 and the BYD S6 is up 13 spots to #40. Other good performers include the Mazda3 Starcheng up 19 spots to #59 and the Chevrolet Aveo up 16 ranks to #81.

Kia K2

This month’s real stars are Chinese: the Baojun 630, the first model from General Motors’ new low cost brand, is up 70 spots and a massive 153% on September to reach the 73rd place with 5,003 sales, and the Brilliance H530 has become the brand’s best-selling model for its second full month of sales, up 23 spots and 21% to #78 and 4,567 units.

Lianhua L5

Two models make their very first appearance in the Chinese ranking: the Lianhua L5 at #156 with 1,358 sales and the Taiwanese Luxgen 7 SUV, now produced in China and therefore part or this ranking, arriving at #161 with 1,316 units sold in October.

Previous month: see the Chinese September 2011 Top 243 best-selling models here

Full October 2011 Top 243 Ranking Table below.

China October 2011:

1Buick Excelle24,2881215,78315
2VW Lavida23,1212199,48322
3Chevrolet Sail20,1164155,6641040
4Chevrolet Cruze19,7853181,85747
5VW Jetta19,3717185,58134
6Honda CR-V17,7846126,6031419
7VW Bora17,7265165,86458
8VW Passat16,3719135,5321121
9FAW Xiali N-Series16,24918158,80776
10Great Wall Voleex C3015,30323125,1671560
11Toyota Camry14,67921120,9611912
12Ford Focus14,63910156,21799
13Hyundai Verna13,80112110,6842394
14Nissan Teana13,46015125,1451618
15Toyota Corolla13,36414135,4621210
16VW Tiguan13,35120114,0602062
17Hyundai Elantra Yuedong13,2288165,03163
18Honda Accord12,64416121,9011811
19Nissan Tiida12,5483185,2303714
20Nissan Sunny12,12911128,13413 –
21Nissan Qashqai11,8272589,6413573
22Great Wall Hover H3/H511,74440104,0752823
23Kia K211,3273433,703103 –
24Chery QQ11,23117122,9081713
25BYD F310,85119157,08281
26Toyota Corolla EX10,6732694,6503142
27Kia Forte Furuidi10,58524105,5312630
28VW Sagitar10,48729106,4852527
29Skoda Octavia10,47030105,3332725
30Citroen C-Quatre10,3862896,3133029
31Toyota RAV410,2393575,3364635
32VW Magotan10,2374269,5515149
33Honda City10,2143393,1653220
34Nissan Bluebird Sylphy10,16927106,9612417
35Hyundai Sonata10,1153750,47075 –
36Audi A6L9,9283692,7553326
37Buick Excelle XT/GT9,84622111,1552245
38VW Polo9,81913113,8622122
39Gleagle Freedom Ship9,7315765,9525537
40BYD S69,6475332,890105 –
41Buick LaCrosse9,0904791,2973432
42Chery Fulwin 28,9404868,8345356
43VW Golf8,9213884,3263877
44Nissan Livina8,6754182,6364024
45Toyota Highlander8,4643974,8824846
46Audi A4L8,4494671,8734975
47Buick Regal8,1984566,4935448
48VW Santana Vista8,0464489,1463631
49Haima Family7,9776564,1135674
50Hyundai Elantra7,7183298,0042915
51Emgrand EC77,6935577,6194361
52Hyundai ix357,6105082,0234172
53JAC Heyue/Heyue RS7,4205668,8565263
54Chery Tiggo7,2904983,2253969
55VW Santana7,1926081,8604228
56ChangAn Benben Mini7,1105976,7454579
57Gleagle King Kong6,8227352,0996757
58Toyota Reiz6,7665151,6757184
59Mazda3 Starcheng6,6017811,687163 –
60Dongfeng Joyear6,5185261,13558148
61Ford Mondeo6,4847048,8077986
62Audi Q56,2856645,85283115
63Zotye 50086,0327759,3896138
65JAC Refine5,7786850,6657471
66Kia Sportage R5,6228851,77370157
67Chevrolet Spark5,4268360,2595951
68Chery E55,3765821,277132 –
69Chery Cowin 25,1058442,1848950
70Soueast V3 Lingyue5,0575452,1766653
71Ford Fiesta5,0487150,7437355
72Citroen C-Elysée5,0386253,8106558
73Baojun 6305,0031437,817184 –
74BMW 5-Series L5,0007452,0876997
75Gleagle Vision4,95410640,7289170
76BYD G34,8298751,1437289
77FAW Besturn B504,7407271,8335043
78Brilliance H5304,5671019,431174 –
79ChangAn Yuexiang4,55010249,9837733
80Lifan 6204,5509344,56385109
81Chevrolet Aveo4,5419720,786134185
82Suzuki Big Dipper4,4536444,1758659
83ChangAn CX204,3008134,177101189
84Peugeot 4084,2438546,53282100
85Roewe 3504,1806952,0976899
86Suzuki Lingyang4,0628043,55687103
87Suzuki SX44,0126357,1176467
88Peugeot 3073,9457942,0259068
89Shanghai Englon SC73,88611438,5739588
90Buick GL83,8308658,5626283
91Mercedes E-Klasse3,82410530,832110131
92Kia Cerato3,8038949,4197841
93Gleagle Panda/GX23,7899037,11198104
94Chery A33,75010331,55010776
95Kia Sportage3,6779837,1979666
96Suzuki Alto3,6396750,13976102
97Toyota Crown3,63010922,87013093
98BYD F03,6256177,2404416
99JAC Tongyue3,61712648,3168196
100Skoda Superb3,5809140,59392110
101Peugeot 2073,4729639,45094101
102Kia K53,42510025,961118 –
103Lifan 520/520i3,42111035,52699114
104Hyundai Tucson3,4209243,2908878
105VW Touran3,38010424,514124130
106Suzuki Swift3,31310734,12110287
107Brilliance Junjie FRV3,2749559,6866047
108Skoda Fabia3,26611639,74293106
109Honda Odyssey3,2429425,13412292
110Toyota E’Z Yizhi3,21211210,480169 –
111FAW Xenia S80/M803,1058230,78811191
112Chery A13,10213218,224141150
113BMW 3-Series3,00014030,931109138
114FAW Weizhi V23,00012922,987129 –
115Lianhua L32,95012124,008125125
116Citroen C52,91011828,189114111
117Dongfeng Fengshan H30/S302,8929926,361117122
118Brilliance Junjie FSV2,7387632,251106105
119VW CC2,72712031,005108146
120BYD L32,6457523,934127 –
121Chery Cowin 3/A52,63611937,1739754
122Peugeot 5082,59610810,557168 –
123Dongfeng Shuai2,51913619,833136136
124Roewe 5502,46911334,61210044
125Haima 7 Knight2,44512320,766135152
126Great Wall Florid2,44113329,43611281
127Jiangnan Alto2,38814225,508120119
128Mitsubishi Lancer EX2,36612519,125138127
129Chevrolet Epica2,30915128,83711382
130Dongfeng Future2,30014819,28313780
131Mercedes C-Klasse2,29313821,159133123
132Toyota Yaris2,24313515,755148124
133Chery Cowin 12,20013725,925119128
134MG 62,17512722,186131133
135Honda Civic2,104n/a61,5255734
136Toyota Prado2,08714117,070144153
137ChangAn Zhixiang/CX302,07615311,800162171
138Honda Fit2,03412417,024145113
139Linian S11,91911718,311140 –
140MG 31,90811517,854142169
141Hyundai Sonata MoInca1,87312825,468121107
142Honda Spirior1,83014415,681149135
143VW Polo Jinqu/Jinqing1,79513932,969104 –
144Mazda6 Ruiwing1,76412226,78111698
145Lifan 3201,66215214,152154172
146Haima 2 Cupid1,65315515,996147120
147Jinbei Granse/S501,61514515,358151142
148Haima Freema1,59914617,640143121
149Emgrand EC81,57115613,982157 –
150Shanghai Englon SC5/Golden Eagle1,56014715,234152155
151FAW Besturn B701,53913423,96512690
152Kia Rio1,49113027,10911595
153GAC Trumpchi1,43915410,914166 –
154Huanghai Aurora1,39216214,114156141
155Nissan NV2001,38318013,211158158
156Lianhua L51,3581,358225 –
157Great Wall Hover M21,34415815,510150139
158Great Wall C20R/Phenom1,3411832,428214163
159Riich M11,3361617,965182129
160Zotye Z2001,3171596,739188 –
161Luxgen 7 SUV1,3161,316226 –
162Brilliance Splendor/Junjie (BS4)1,27318611,421165118
164Nissan March1,22716014,162153154
165Zotye Multiplan1,2071699,558173177
166Suzuki Liana1,20615016,733146193
167Changfeng Black King DUV1,09816314,130155151
168Riich X11,02817111,565164143
169Haima Prince1,02015710,191170180
170FAW Weizhi97711125,116123108
171Landwind X8/X6/X996617710,638167156
172Citroen C28981648,142181168
173Lifan X608951842,752206 –
174Mitsubishi Pajero8771738,424178162
175Nissan Paladin8601796,811187165
176Roewe W58501722,601209 –
177Nissan X-Trail84613123,445128116
178JMC Yusheng/Baowei8451688,814176 –
179Toyota Vios80116610,129172112
180Hawtai Santa Fe75916748,3928052
181BAW Jeep B407371816,541189166
182Hyundai Accent72714918,32213965
183Karry Youya6951657,434186134
184Kia Soul6511708,396179147
186Volvo S80 L6371757,750185159
187Toyota Land Cruiser 2006021825,712192178
188JAC Rein58119010,179171140
189Mercedes Viano5781786,151190176
190Cadillac SLS5101875,964191182
191Riich G55011921,680223 –
192Volvo S404611914,285196181
193BJC Warrior4601981,814220190
194Kia Optima4272092,592210196
195BYD G6388 –427244 –
196Hyundai i303531749,211175132
197Great Wall Voleex V803512034,550195183
198Roewe 7503441993,781198175
199Hafei Lobo3412222,864205145
200Changhe Ideal3221972,638208 –
201Mitsubishi Lancer2942003,602201187
202Zhongxing Landmark28619312,438161149
203Mazda82831855,122193 –
204Mercedes Vito2431952,537211 –
205Gonow GX6/GS1/Jetstar2282161,267227167
206ChangAn Benben Love/i2242301,370224144
207Changfeng CS7 Feiteng2062013,755199160
208Rely V52021945,082194161
209Rely X5199196984231 –
210Buick Park Avenue1942051,810221194
211FAW Vela1782062,222216186
212Hyundai Sonata NFC1701888,292180126
213Mitsubishi Zinger1652131,039230 –
214Dongfeng Oting1622112,110217198
215Nissan Murano151189733237 –
216Ford S-Max1442082,919204184
217Landwind Fashion144237489240 –
218Hafei Saima1322142,396215197
219JAC Yueyue1182232,516212 –
220Changfeng CS6109221861233195
221BYD M61022022,734207 –
222Foton MP-X Midi1012073,612200173
223Foton MP-X1002042,968203188
224Dongfeng Yumsun82217665238 –
225MG 781226736236 –
226BAW (Beijing) Luba79238445243 –
227Hawtai Terracan672182,475213192
228JAC Binyue56224795234199
229Honda Accord Crosstour552291,808222 –
230Tianqi Meiya SUV50231255247 –
231Brilliance Zunchi (BS6)482271,941218174
232Hawtai B11452353,205202 –
233Mitsubishi Galant45225775235 –
234BYD F64221512,78215985
235Riich G63223466252 –
236BYD F3DM29232470241 –
237Chery Eastar282361,222228 –
238Haima 3252411,857219179
239Citroen C-Triomphe18219369245 –
240BYD e617239293246 –
241Karry Youyi423376250 –
242Chevrolet Lova1n/a58,1346339
243FAW Vizi1242153248 –

Note: This ranking doesn’t include imports

Source: DC at,

This Post Has 3 Comments
  1. why the don’t have the sales of Imports i want to see the BMW X1,X3,X5,X6 sales and Porsche, Merc’s, Audi’s, Landrover’s. Jaguar’s and much more

  2. Does anybody know the sales of Lexus?

    OMG Honda Accord Crosstour 55 (1808YTD) what happening here.
    Honda Civic 2,104 (61,525YTD), the model change up??

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