France best selling cars. The top 100 in the 2018

France best selling cars

France best selling cars ranking in 2018 with marginally changes from the previous year. For the eight consecutive year the leader is the Renault Clio, while Dacia posts two models within top 10, with the new Duster in 9th place.

In the 2018 he market has grown again, with a more moderate speed. Indeed, as reported by the C.C.F.A, the French Associations of Car Manufacturers, this year sales have been 2.177.510 improving by 3.2% from last year. Despite WLTP regulation dragged sales down between September and December, this is the fifth consecutive year of growth, reaching the largest volume since 2011.

As far as the best-selling car ranking, this is the 8th year of dominion for the Renault Clio with sales at 123.659 (+6%) and a wide gap over the second, the Peugeot 208 which sold 102.385 units (+4.8%) and the third, the Peugeot 3008, at 84.833 (+14.2%).

In fourth place the Citroen C3 with 77.951 (+8.4%) followed by the Dacia Sandero with 70.080 sales (+14%), the Renault Captur with 67.393 units (-3.3%) and the Peugeot 2008 with 66.280 sales (-2.5%).

In eight place  and the Peugeot 308 with 63.217 (-4.5%) ahead of the Dacia Duster with 51.388 units (+38.7%) and in 10th place the Renault Twingo with 46.373 (+18.8%).

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Rank 2018Rank 2017ModelSales 2018Sales 2017'+/- 2018
11Renault Clio123.659116.6156,0%
22Peugeot 208102.38597.6644,8%
33Peugeot 300884.83374.29714,2%
44Citroen C377.95171.9368,4%
58Dacia Sandero70.08061.48014,0%
65Renault Captur67.39369.699-3,3%
76Peugeot 200866.28067.979-2,5%
87Peugeot 30863.21766.166-4,5%
914Dacia Duster51.38837.04638,7%
1012Renault Twingo46.37339.02118,8%
119Renault Mégane45.43751.536-11,8%
1262Citroen C3 Aircross43.7918.617408,2%
1310Renault Scénic41.33747.009-12,1%
1413Volkswagen Polo37.28937.959-1,8%
1517Toyota Yaris36.58831.41816,5%
1623Peugeot 500831.12819.91856,3%
1719Fiat 50028.69725.48512,6%
1815Volkswagen Golf27.82731.768-12,4%
1916Renault Kadjar27.17631.521-13,8%
2021Opel Corsa26.68922.95416,3%
2120Volkswagen Tiguan25.49125.3000,8%
2222Ford Fiesta25.20820.53522,8%
2318Nissan Qashqai23.72126.757-11,3%
2426Peugeot 10820.82217.06022,1%
2528Toyota C-HR20.20416.35823,5%
2627Citroen C4 Cactus20.15717.05318,2%
2711Citroen C4 Picasso18.18339.918-54,4%
2832Citroen C117.05414.14920,5%
2929Renault Zoe17.03815.24411,8%
30175volkswagen T-Roc16.9061.0451517,8%
3135Mercedes A Class15.51513.45915,3%
3238Fiat 500x15.05513.06015,3%
3330Mini Hatch14.77214.949-1,2%
3476Fiat Panda13.7886.95998,1%
3543Toyota Auris13.06411.49713,6%
3634Fiat Tipo12.82913.957-8,1%
3733Nissan Micra12.66714.025-9,7%
3847Toyota Aygo12.61510.49620,2%
3991Opel Crossland X12.5034.995150,3%
4071Ford Ecosport12.4537.42067,8%
4142BMW X112.27912.426-1,2%
4255Mercedes GLC11.9069.45725,9%
4345Kia Sportage10.79210.6881,0%
4444BMW 1 Series10.36410.899-4,9%
45209DS 7 Crossback10.3615591753,5%
4631Ford Kuga10.31914.926-30,9%
4736Nissan Juke10.24813.346-23,2%
4870Suzuki Swift10.0707.43735,4%
4979Kia Picanto9.9686.83545,8%
5050Skoda Fabia9.9009.8610,4%
5139Audi A39.88612.959-23,7%
52302Citroen C4 Spacetourer9.782-
52169Citroen Space tourer9.7821.162741,8%
53197Seat Arona9.6147681151,8%
5448Hyundai Tucson9.21210.480-12,1%
5559Toyota RAV49.2018.8274,2%
5652Audi Q29.1869.753-5,8%
5740DS 39.17112.560-27,0%
5851Mercedes C Class8.9169.832-9,3%
5954Ford Focus8.9089.565-6,9%
6065Hyundai i208.7408.4074,0%
6141Volkswagen Touran8.52812.521-31,9%
62159Opel Grandland X8.3111.398494,5%
6324Citroen C48.28719.223-56,9%
6457Mercedes GLA8.1968.981-8,7%
6568Ford Ka+8.0377.8482,4%
6637Renault Talisman7.98913.328-40,1%
6781Renault Koleos7.9216.19827,8%
6853Audi A17.8269.628-18,7%
6961Seat Ibiza7.5378.698-13,3%
7074Seat Ateca7.5287.1864,8%
7125Opel Mokka7.51717.292-56,5%
7267Dacia Lodgy7.0827.940-10,8%
7375Skoda Octavia7.0347.153-1,7%
7497Mini Countryman7.0074.78146,6%
7566Jeep Renegade6.9438.379-17,1%
76156Hyundai Kona6.9001.506358,2%
7749Peugeot 5086.82810.120-32,5%
7863Volkswagen Passat6.5448.613-24,0%
7977Mercedes B Class6.5116.857-5,0%
8084Audi Q56.3576.0285,5%
8172Ford C-max6.1797.317-15,6%
8246Nissan X-Trail6.16110.566-41,7%
8380Dacia Dokker6.1156.805-10,1%
84167Kia Stonic5.9981.234386,1%
85151Jeep Compass5.7691.810218,7%
8694Suzuki Ignis5.7534.91417,1%
8782Volvo XC605.7296.191-7,5%
88100Dacia Logan5.6744.59423,5%
8960Renault Espace5.6588.800-35,7%
9096Volkswagen Up!5.6444.84016,6%
9190Smart Fortwo5.5605.1937,1%
9258Audi A45.5388.879-37,6%
9378Seat Leon5.4846.855-20,0%
9469Kia Rio5.3917.512-28,2%
9573Audi Q35.2807.196-26,6%
96302BMW X25.112-
97120BMW X35.1063.08065,8%
9883Suzuki Vitara5.0486.140-17,8%
9988Mercedes E Class5.0145.353-6,3%
100123Ford Mondeo4.8302.91865,5%