US consumers love pickup trucks. This is clearly shown in the list of the top 10 best-selling cars in the US in 2020.
The US auto market showed many positive signs in the first few months of 2020, until it was affected by the Covid-19 epidemic. In March last year, many car manufacturers had to temporarily close their factories, causing sales to plummet in the next 3 months. Until the second half of this year, the US auto industry showed signs of recovery.
Car manufacturers in the US have announced their specific sales in 2020. Thanks to that, we can know that in the past year, the Americans favored the most car models. Here is a list of 10 best-selling car models in the US in 2020.
- Toyota Tacoma (238.806 units)
Tacoma is currently one of two pickup trucks that Toyota is selling in the US market, apart from Tundra. Compared with the Tundra brother, however, the Toyota Tacoma sold much better. Compared to 2019, sales of the Toyota Tacoma decreased only about 4%
- GMC Sierra (25,016 units)
GMC Sierra has had a fairly successful year in its home market in the US. GMC Sierra is even one of the few bright spots in the US auto industry last year with sales up 9%.
- Honda Civic (261,225 units)
Compared to 2019, sales of the Honda Civic have decreased by 20%. However, this C-class sedan is still in the top 10 best-selling cars in the US market in 2020. In addition, sales of the Honda Civic also declined less than its rival Toyota Corolla (22%).
- Chevrolet Equinox (270,994 units)
In the C-size SUV segment, the Chevrolet Equinox has sales of more than 270,000 units in 2020, down 22% from the previous year. Recently, the parent corporation General Motors also announced it will skip the 2021 version of the Chevrolet Equinox and wait straight to the 2022 version.
- Toyota Camry (294,348 units)
Although sales decreased by 13% compared to 2019, the Toyota Camry successfully defended the position of the best-selling passenger car in the US in 2020. Compared with the rival “fellow” Honda Accord, the decrease in sales of Toyota The Camry is also significantly less.
- Honda CR-V (333,502 units)
Newly upgraded, but the Honda CR-V still has a difficult year with sales down 13% compared to 2019. In addition, the Honda CR-V in the US also has a new hybrid version from March last year. .
- Toyota RAV4 (430,387 units)
Similar to the Camry, the Toyota RAV4 also maintains its position as the best-selling sports utility vehicle in the US in 2020. However, sales of the Toyota RAV4 are still down 4% compared to 2019.
- Ram Pickup (563,676 units)
As every year, pickup trucks are still the car segment most loved by Americans. Therefore, the third position in the top 10 best-selling car models in the US in 2020 belongs to 3. Ram Pickup. Compared to 2019, Ram Pickup’s sales have decreased by 11%, so it is pushed from No. 2 to No. 3.
- Chevrolet Silverado (586,675 units)
Unlike rival Ram Pickup, in the past 2020, Chevrolet Silverado did not experience a drop in sales. Instead, the light-weight version of the Chevrolet Silverado full-size pickup truck saw a slight increase in sales by 0.5%. The corresponding figure for the Chevrolet Silverado heavy version is 14%.
- Ford F-Series (787,422 units)
Once again, the top-selling car position in the US year-on-year belongs to the Ford F-Series full-size pickup truck. However, compared to 2019, sales of the Ford F-Series have decreased by 12%.