France best selling cars 2017. The top 100

France best selling cars

France best selling cars 2017 dominated for the 7th consecutive year by the Renault Clio, winner 19th years out of the last 26. The star of the year was the new Peugeot 3008, landed in third with the new record volume for a SUV. Top foreign model the Polo, 14th.

French vehicles market is in a positive momentum since early 2015 and the Macron government active policy ha corroborated the market pushing up consumer confidence and expectations. Consequently, according to data released by the C.C.F.A, the French Associations of Car Manufacturers, after a yet strong 2016, in the 2017 the market raised at the highest level in this decade, not far from the all time record, with over 2.1 million car passenger’s sold, the best score since the 2008. The next year outlook is positive and the market is foreseen over 2.2 million cars.

As far as the best-selling car ranking, the Renault Clio celebrates the seventh year of consecutive leadership in the market. Since 1992, the Clio topped the market 19 years out of 26. In the 2017, Clio was implacable, winning any single month, and ending the year with 116.615 sales (+4.0%).

In second place the Peugeot 208 with 97.665 units (-6.1%) and in third, the star of year, the last generation Peugeot 3008, up 13 spots, with 74.297 units (+127.4%), with the new record volume for a SUV model in the market, celebrated in December with the second place in absolute, brand best-seller in the domestic market.

In fourth place the Citroen C3, up 2 spots with 71.993 (+21.2%) followed by the the Renault Captur with 69.699 units (-1.5%), the Peugeot 2008 with 67.981 sales (+3.0%) and the Peugeot 308 with 66.173 (-12.4%).

In eight place the Dacia Sandero with 61.484 sales (+9.4%) ahead of the Renault Mégane, with 51.583 units (-2.7%) and in 10th place the Renault Scenic with 47.022 units (+25.8%).

For the fourth consecutive year, no foreign models within the Top 10, with the best ranking in 14th place, the Volkswagen Polo.

You could have access to the full year 2016 ranking.

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Rank 2017Rank 2016ModelSales 2017Sales 2016Variation 2017
11Renault Clio116.615112.1524,0%
22Peugeot 20897.665104.043-6,1%
316Peugeot 300874.29732.676127,4%
46Citroen C371.93359.35321,2%
54Renault Captur69.69970.769-1,5%
65Peugeot 200867.98165.9863,0%
73Peugeot 30866.17375.509-12,4%
87Dacia Sandero61.48456.1999,4%
98Renault Mégane51.58352.994-2,7%
1013Renault Scénic47.02237.37925,8%
119Citroen C4 Picasso39.91840.880-2,4%
1210Renault Twingo39.02140.793-4,3%
1311Volkswagen Polo37.95940.155-5,5%
1414Dacia Duster37.04536.4281,7%
1512Renault Kadjar31.52338.145-17,4%
1617Toyota Yaris31.41930.9671,5%
1715Volkswagen Golf31.18633.889-8,0%
1818Nissan Qashqai26.61024.5248,5%
1921Fiat 50025.42423.5508,0%
2024Volkswagen Tiguan25.28019.44630,0%
2122Opel Corsa22.95320.39612,5%
2219Ford Fiesta20.53524.434-16,0%
2342Peugeot 500819.94211.64371,3%
2420Citroen C419.22123.599-18,6%
2526Opel Mokka17.29217.479-1,1%
2632Peugeot 10817.06015.17412,4%
2723Citroen C4 Cactus17.05220.372-16,3%
28166Toyota C-HR16.3571.2631195,1%
2941Renault Zoe15.24411.64830,9%
3034Mini Hatch15.22114.7043,5%
3154Ford Kuga14.9299.62055,2%
3237Citroen C114.14913.0568,4%
3361Nissan Micra14.0258.34468,1%
3478Fiat Tipo13.9575.820139,8%
3535Nissan Juke13.34613.914-4,1%
3631Renault Talisman13.32915.234-12,5%
3727Fiat 500x13.06015.686-16,7%
3833Audi A312.96614.859-12,7%
3938Mercedes A Class12.76113.052-2,2%
4028DS 312.55915.639-19,7%
4130Volkswagen Touran12.52115.248-17,9%
4253BMW X112.4269.89325,6%
4336Toyota Auris11.49713.669-15,9%
4471Mercedes GLC11.2837.05959,8%
4550BMW 1 Series10.89910.1047,9%
4645Nissan X-Trail10.71010.6380,7%
4751Kia Sportage10.6889.9517,4%
4848Toyota Aygo10.49610.1473,4%
4939Hyundai Tucson10.47913.006-19,4%
5025Peugeot 50810.26017.919-42,7%
5155Skoda Fabia9.8599.5942,8%
52178Audi Q29.753943934,3%
5352Mercedes C Class9.7079.940-2,3%
5443Audi A19.62811.619-17,1%
5559Ford Focus9.5648.50412,5%
5629Citroen C3 Picasso8.98815.566-42,3%
5769Mercedes GLA8.9817.33022,5%
5844Audi A48.88111.219-20,8%
5957Toyota RAV48.8268.7391,0%
6040Renault Espace8.80112.449-29,3%
6147Volkswagen Passat8.71210.219-14,7%
6246Seat Ibiza8.69810.273-15,3%
6349Opel Astra8.45810.141-16,6%
64Citroen C3 Aircross8.454
6563Hyundai i208.4057.7907,9%
6660Jeep Renegade8.3798.466-1,0%
6766Dacia Lodgy7.9407.5575,1%
68105Ford Ka+7.8493.687112,9%
6974Kia Rio7.5136.46916,1%
7067Suzuki Swift7.4377.453-0,2%
7177Ford Ecosport7.4175.97724,1%
7258Ford C-Max7.3168.736-16,3%
7356Audi Q37.1979.346-23,0%
74133Seat Ateca7.1862.302212,2%
7572Skoda Octavia7.1596.9433,1%
7668Fiat Panda7.0217.449-5,7%
7770Seat Leon6.8607.244-5,3%
7864Mercedes B Class6.8577.700-10,9%
7987Kia Picanto6.8354.81641,9%
8082Dacia Dokker6.8055.58721,8%
81262Renault Koleos6.1981075692,5%
8284Volvo XC606.1915.36315,4%
8375Suzuki Vitara6.1386.350-3,3%
8480Audi Q56.0285.6396,9%
8586Ford B-Max5.9375.17314,8%
8676Smart Fortwo5.9076.182-4,4%
8765volkswagen Golf Sportsvan5.5887.619-26,7%
8885Mercedes CLA5.5565.2126,6%
8962DS 45.4798.113-32,5%
90104Mercedes E Class5.3953.82641,0%
9191BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer5.1364.7398,4%
92Opel Crossland X4.995
93123Audi A54.9302.79576,4%
9473BMW 3 Series4.9216.608-25,5%
95238Suzuki Ignis4.9142052297,1%
9681BMW 2 Series Active Tourer4.8565.618-13,6%
9789Volkswagen Up!4.7344.777-0,9%
98106Mini Countryman4.7073.48834,9%
9996Land Rover Range Rover Evoque4.6154.2458,7%
10090Dacia Logan4.5964.758-3,4%