US sales 2015 Q1-Q3 Subcompact SUV segment

SUV subcompact

The Subcompact SUV grew more than any other segment over the period Q1-Q3, with sales up 168% compared to the same period in 2014. Highlights include:

  • The Buick Encore remains the market leader, but it was outsold in Q3 by Jeep Renegade
  • The smallest Jeep model rose to 3rd in the rankings, though it is unlikely it’ll close the gap to the 2nd placed Chevy Trax by the end of the year
  • The 4-year-old Nissan Juke continues to struggle against newer competition, falling to 5th place
  • Fiat 500X is doing reasonably well for a car that only came to the market really in the 3rd quarter, though it’s not nearly the sales success it’s Renegade cousin has proven
    2015 Q1Q3 Subcompact SUV

 

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Kriss grew up in Poland reading German car magazines, before moving to England and graduating to the British magazines, which he still considers the best in the world and continues reading them after he'd moved to the US. In college he promised himself he's buy himself a used Porsche before he turned 30 (not to be accused of having a mid-life crisis), but instead family needs dictated a Subaru Outback. Still waiting for that perfect moment to buy a used 2008-ish Cayman...
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