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Saudi Arabia May 2012: Ford Expedition triples sales year-on-year

Ford Expedition

* See the Top 150 best-selling models by clicking on the title! Many thanks to Ldman *

New car sales in Saudi Arabia are up a massive 18% year-on-year in May to 61,106 registrations, bringing the year-to-date total to 284,249 units, up 14% on 2011. The Toyota Hilux continues to dominate the models ranking by far with 5,575 sales and 9.1% this month and 26,792 and 9.4% year-to-date. After a weak April (#6), the Toyota Corolla is back up to #2 with 4,211 units and 6.9% but is #3 year-to-date at 6.5% behind the Hyundai Accent with 19,200 sales and 6.8%. The Toyota Camry and Hyundai Elantra follow at 4.9% and 4.4% respectively.

GMC Yukon

The best performer in the Top 10 is the Ford Expedition, up a huge 205% year-on-year to #8 with 1,973 units and 3.2%, making it #11 year-to-date with 6,852 sales and 2.4% vs. #19 and 1.4% in 2011! Other great performers include the GMC Yukon up 5 spots to #11, the Chevrolet Aveo up to #24, the Chevrolet Malibu up a huge 99 ranks on April to #33, the Mazda3 up 37 to #44, the Hyundai Genesis up 15 to #51, the Hyundai Veloster up 24 to #60 and the VW Jetta up 24 to #79.

Previous post: Saudi Arabia March 2012: Toyota Hilux close to 12% market share

Previous year: Saudi Arabia Full Year 2011: Toyota Hilux and Camry on top

Full May 2012 Top 150 Ranking Table below.

Saudi Arabia May 2012:

PosModelS May 12%AprS 2012%Pos2011
1Toyota Hilux5,5759.1%126,7929.4%11
2Toyota Corolla4,2116.9%618,3436.5%33
3Hyundai Accent (JAN11)3,7186.1%219,2006.8%24
4Toyota Camry3,0204.9%413,6434.8%52
5Hyundai Elantra (MAR11)2,7064.4%513,6824.8%410
6Toyota Yaris2,4304.0%310,5763.7%66
7Hyundai Sonata2,0193.3%89,8483.5%77
8Ford Expedition1,9733.2%106,8522.4%1119
9Toyota Land Cruiser1,9293.2%78,3722.9%811
10Chevrolet Tahoe1,5802.6%127,1512.5%1012
11GMC Yukon1,4472.4%165,6192.0%1314
12Isuzu D-Max1,4232.3%137,6822.7%99
13Toyota Fortuner1,4022.3%96,3852.2%1213
14Toyota Land Cruiser P/U1,1982.0%114,8781.7%1618
15Kia Cerato1,1051.8%195,1731.8%1415
16Kia Rio1,0361.7%154,3441.5%1817
17Honda Accord (incl Coupe)9691.6%144,9031.7%1516
18Isuzu NPR9471.5%184,6461.6%1723
19Toyota Prado8331.4%213,6161.3%2126
20GMC Yukon XL7971.3%273,1851.1%2420
21Daihatsu Gran Max7681.3%174,2351.5%1928
22Toyota Hiace7371.2%253,7281.3%2022
23Toyota Innova7181.2%223,4181.2%2225
24Chevrolet Aveo6601.1%n/a7100.2%6340
25Hyundai Tucson6561.1%203,1921.1%2327
26Kia Optima6451.1%232,6360.9%2653
27Toyota Avalon5911.0%242,8551.0%2531
28Hyundai H1 100 Bus5570.9%302,5780.9%2832
29Hyundai Azera (MAR11)5550.9%262,3820.8%2939
30Toyota RAV45510.9%342,0190.7%3233
31Toyota Sequoia5060.8%332,5880.9%2730
32Kia Sportage4370.7%351,6890.6%3538
33Chevrolet Malibu4300.7%1328190.3%5447
34Lexus LX4130.7%311,5250.5%4056
35Renault Logan3980.7%441,0660.4%4745
36Toyota FJ Cruiser3890.6%421,5460.5%3836
37GMC Sierra3590.6%412,2760.8%3037
38Chevrolet Suburban3570.6%321,6640.6%3635
39Hyundai Santa Fe3560.6%291,6410.6%3746
40Ford Fusion3310.5%401,5010.5%4152
41Lexus ES3090.5%431,1860.4%4451
42Chevrolet Cruze3060.5%391,8230.6%3441
43Mitsubishi L2002620.4%451,4390.5%4242
44Mazda32480.4%816330.2%7074
45Daihatsu Terios2470.4%479890.3%5049
46Ford Edge2450.4%381,3830.5%4364
47Chevrolet Silverado2210.4%501,0690.4%4654
48Fuso Canter2200.4%591,0000.4%4860
49Dodge Charger2010.3%461,1320.4%4568
50Ford Taurus1890.3%281,5320.5%3934
51Hyundai Genesis1850.3%666940.2%64104
52Ford Explorer1800.3%362,1290.7%3121
53Chevrolet Caprice1740.3%659890.3%4948
54Toyota Dyna1730.3%697980.3%5565
55Nissan Altima1690.3%518270.3%5350
56Chevrolet Traverse1650.3%727300.3%6158
57Kia Cadenza1610.3%487660.3%5982
58Chevrolet Sonic1540.3%739290.3%5196
59Kia Sorento1540.3%567430.3%6083
60Hyundai Veloster1540.3%845640.2%76146
61Chrysler 300C1520.2%578390.3%52124
62Isuzu NMR1490.2%607120.3%6284
63Dodge Durango1480.2%686880.2%6691
64Mazda CX-91420.2%706830.2%6759
65Toyota Aurion1420.2%883070.1%9329
66Ford Flex1400.2%647680.3%5889
67Kia Carens1400.2%626880.2%6571
68Isuzu F-Series1370.2%676250.2%7381
69Renault Safrane1370.2%634720.2%7987
70Kia Carnival1350.2%527800.3%5662
71Kia Picanto1260.2%616270.2%7275
72Suzuki APV Truck1260.2%583000.1%9685
73Toyota Coaster1210.2%715800.2%7570
74GMC Terrain1190.2%753120.1%91n/a
75BMW 7 Series1180.2%836290.2%7167
76GMC Acadia1170.2%786610.2%6957
77Mercedes S-Class1120.2%555850.2%7473
78Isuzu NQR1110.2%774730.2%7890
79VW Jetta (MAY 11)1100.2%1033020.1%95131
80Ford Figo1070.2%1003140.1%90n/a
81Mitsubishi L3001050.2%1103070.1%94119
82Ford F-Series1020.2%743840.1%8577
83Jeep Grand Cherokee960.2%854460.2%8178
84Lexus GS920.2%823000.1%97n/a
85Mercedes E-Class900.1%803290.1%8995
86Nissan Sunny890.1%532560.1%102n/a
87Ford Focus790.1%912530.1%10392
88Fuso Fuso770.1%1043700.1%8680
89BMW 5 Series740.1%764250.1%83100
90Kia Frontier700.1%924680.2%8098
91Renault Duster700.1% –700.0%170n/a
92Audi A8640.1%963370.1%88102
93Honda Odyssey600.1%973400.1%8794
94Porsche Cayenne600.1%793110.1%92121
95Hyundai Atos580.1%935230.2%77176
96Honda CR-V560.1%1151230.0%141169
97Jeep Cherokee550.1%872590.1%101103
98Nissan Patrol500.1%493940.1%8469
99Peugeot 207500.1%1561150.0%144n/a
100Hyundai Coupe500.1%147840.0%160133
101Mitsubishi Outlander490.1%182780.0%163142
102Mitsubishi Pajero Sport480.1%942430.1%106101
103Mazda6480.1%1052150.1%111107
104Cadillac Escalade450.1%1112640.1%99129
105Range Rover Sport450.1%1282180.1%110112
106Mitsubishi Pajero440.1%1272210.1%10899
107Mercedes C-Class440.1%1581070.0%147138
108Kia Soul430.1%892470.1%105135
109Nissan Murano410.1%165660.0%173n/a
110Cadillac CTS400.1%992610.1%100108
111Peugeot Partner390.1%1421410.0%131168
112Chevrolet Camaro380.1%1122470.1%104115
113Peugeot 206360.1%951940.1%115n/a
114Chevrolet Captiva360.1%157510.0%182n/a
115Jeep Wrangler350.1%1091850.1%116106
116Hino WU350.1%1211770.1%119137
117Cadillac SRX350.1%1191560.1%124136
118Kia Mohave340.1%902790.1%98117
119Honda Pilot340.1%1252130.1%112110
120Renault Logan Van330.1%981450.1%126122
121Mazda BT-50330.1%n/a1430.1%12986
122Peugeot 3008320.1%1411710.1%121n/a
123BMW 3 Series310.1%149650.0%174157
124Renault Fluence300.0%547740.3%5763
125Honda Civic300.0%1072040.1%11493
126Porsche Panamera290.0%1061510.1%125128
127Mitsubishi Galant290.0%1431430.1%130139
128Hyundai Centennial290.0%1531300.0%136n/a
129Dodge RAM290.0%1241070.0%148n/a
130Fuso Rosa270.0%1511160.0%143141
131Chevrolet Spark250.0%374310.2%82n/a
132Jaguar XJ250.0%1361440.1%128n/a
133Audi Q7250.0%1331230.0%139123
134Lincoln MKS250.0%n/a250.0%201n/a
135Lexus LS240.0%1381590.1%123120
136Lexus RX230.0%1141770.1%118109
137Audi A6230.0%1171640.1%122159
138Peugeot Boxer230.0%146440.0%187n/a
139Jeep Patriot220.0%148830.0%161n/a
140Nissan Tiida210.0%1132380.1%107116
141GMC Savana210.0%1391770.1%11779
142Suzuki APV Van210.0%126860.0%157113
143Dodge Challenger200.0%1161440.1%127153
144Nissan Diesel L-Trucks200.0%1351280.0%137127
145Mercedes M-Class200.0%168670.0%172160
146Mazda2190.0%1221750.1%120111
147Peugeot 508190.0%120850.0%158n/a
148Suzuki Alto180.0%130960.0%152n/a
149Range Rover Evoque180.0%145730.0%166n/a
150Lexus IS170.0%1341340.0%135130
151Nissan Armada170.0%1601130.0%145118
152VW Touareg170.0%162850.0%159132

Source: Manufacturers, many thanks to Ldman for sharing the data!

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