- About 17.2 million cars were sold in 2017, according to data from Kelley Blue Book.
- Compact and mid-size crossover SUVs accounted for nearly 40% of all sales last year.
- Among the top-selling SUVs were the Toyota Rav4, Nissan Rogue, and Honda CR-V.
There were about 17.2 million cars and trucks sold last year, according to a report by Kelley Blue Book.
Though the total number of car sales is down 1.8% from 2016, the report shows that people are continuing to favour SUVs and trucks over sedans. In fact, compact and mid-size crossover SUVs combined accounted for about 40% of all car sales in 2017. Some of the top selling crossover SUVs include the Toyota Rav4, Nissan Rogue, and Honda CR-V – over 350,000 of each was sold in 2017 alone.
Here are some of the best sellers, according to KBB: