The Toyota Camry, America’s best-selling passenger automobile in 2016 for a 15th consecutive yr, was not the best-selling general car in anyone state final yr.
In line with registration figures tabulated by Kelley Blue E book and highlighted by USA At this time, the Honda Accord, Honda Civic, and Toyota Corolla have been the one vehicles to assert any state-wide auto gross sales victories.
In 15 different states, utility autos of 1 selection or one other (Ford Escape, Honda CR-V, Subaru Outback, and Toyota RAV4) have been tops in general car gross sales. Hawaii’s gross sales crown stayed within the fingers of the Toyota Tacoma. GM’s full-size truck twins dominated the roost in eight states, largely east of the Mississippi.
That leaves the Ford F-Sequence’ F-150 variant, the top-selling car in America, to take high honors in 22 states, together with its greatest market of Texas.
|State||Most Standard Automobile In 2016||Nationwide Rank|
|Arkansas||GMC Sierra 1500||#17|
|Delaware||Chevrolet Silverado 1500||#2|
|District of Columbia||Honda Civic||#6|
|Indiana||Chevrolet Silverado 1500||#2|
|Iowa||Chevrolet Silverado 1500||#2|
|Maine||Chevrolet Silverado 1500||#2|
|New Hampshire||Chevrolet Silverado 1500||#2|
|New Jersey||Honda CR-V||#7|
|New Mexico||Ford F-150||#1|
|New York||Nissan Rogue||#10|
|North Carolina||Honda Accord||#9|
|North Dakota||Ford F-150||#1|
|Rhode Island||Toyota RAV4||#eight|
|South Carolina||Ford F-150||#1|
|South Dakota||Ford F-150||#1|
|West Virginia||Chevrolet Silverado 1500||#2|
|Wisconsin||Chevrolet Silverado 1500||#2|
It’s value noting that automakers launch gross sales figures for full-size vans such because the F-150, Silverado, and Sierra in a fashion that encompasses all the light-duty and heavy-duty lineups. KBB’s registration figures spotlight the respective half-ton variants.
Probably the most important native anomalies relative to nationwide standing are the victories scored in Washington, Oregon, and Colorado by the Subaru Outback. The Outback was America’s 27th-best-selling car general in 2016, producing solely half as a lot quantity because the Honda Civic.All however one of many passenger automobile victories have been scored in coastal states. The Corolla was 2016’s high vendor in Florida, the Honda Accord was North Carolina’s hottest car, and the Honda Civic outsold each different car in California, D.C., and Ohio, house to greater than half of Honda’s U.S. manufacturing in 2016.
In the meantime, in 10 of America’s 11 least-densely populated states, the Ford F-150 was the preferred car. In 22 of the 25 least-densely populated states, pickup vans – F-150, Silverado, Sierra — have been the gross sales leaders.
[Images: Ford, Kelley Blue Book via Twitter]
Timothy Cain is a contributing analyst at The Reality About Vehicles and Autofocus.ca and the founder and former editor of GoodCarBadCar.web. Observe on Twitter @timcaincars.