Most popular cars in Australia: Toyota Hilux, RAV4 and Mitsubishi Triton dominate in March 2022

Most popular cars in Australia: Toyota Hilux, RAV4 and Mitsubishi Triton dominate in March 2022

Australians have ongoing their really like affair with utes and SUVs in March with inconsistent offer of well-liked designs bringing a surprising 3rd put-winner to the fore


The Toyota Hilux ute has regained the throne as Australia’s ideal-offering motor vehicle in March 2022  amid a five per cent downturn in sales for the marketplace as a whole.

A whole of 6324 profits had been recorded for the Hilux according to the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industry’s (FCAI) regular monthly report, showing a very clear guide over the Toyota RAV4 midsize SUV which was the following most effective-offering auto with 4610 product sales.

Most popular cars in Australia: Toyota Hilux, RAV4 and Mitsubishi Triton dominate in March 2022
The Toyota Hilux regained its title as Australia’s greatest-selling car in March 2022

Limited availability of crucial pieces and interruptions to the worldwide source chain worsened by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine proceeds to present a mismatch involving demand and provide but some brands are persevering much better than others.

Mitsubishi savored a sturdy thirty day period in March, with the Triton ute recording 3808 product sales compared to 2492 income in the similar time period very last yr right after the Japanese producer managed to safe a dependable provide of utes to Australia.

Coming in at fourth spot was the Mazda CX-5 midsize SUV (3772) which has also benefited from potent source traces to Australia thanks to the prioritisation of our market by Mazda Motor Company globaly.

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Nutritious inventory amounts have assisted the Mazda CX-5 turn out to be the fourth ideal-selling motor vehicle on sale

Though the Ford Ranger (2960) ute is generally aggressive with the Hilux for very first-put honours it tumbled down the income charts in March, with stock of the outgoing Pk III design thinning ahead of the launch of the new-generation T6.2 Ranger in June.

The most popular modest auto sold in Australia was the Hyundai i30 (2455) which placed sixth all round, with its closest competitor the Toyota Corolla (1924) coming in ninth place.

Continuing its momentum in the major 10 was the Isuzu D-Max ute (2447) which was the eighth most well-liked vehicle followed by the Toyota Prado 4WD in eighth spot (2230).

Telsa Model 3 2021 driving
Tesla has now started reporting its regular sales outcomes, with the Design 3 using the 17th location in general

The Mazda CX-30 (1829) was the most popular smaller SUV on sale head of Chinese rival MG ZS (1756) in 10th and 11th position respectively.

Mitsubishi observed its Pajero Activity (1669) come to be the 12th most common car or truck, followed by the Mazda BT-50 ute and Mitsubishi Outlander (1619) and Kia Sportage (1530) midsize SUVs.

In 16th location was the MG3 hatchback which proceeds to provide persistently very well regardless of continuous value raises.

Tesla has officially joined the FCAI’s regular monthly product sales reports, revealing that it offered 4417 Model 3s over the to start with three months of the yr meaning there was an typical of 1472 for each month.

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The Mitsubishi Pajero Activity liked a fantastic thirty day period in March getting the 12th most well known general

The Nissan Navara ute was the 18th most well-liked motor vehicle all round, recording 1320 gross sales immediately after observing robust popularity for its Professional-4X Warrior effectiveness versions.

Next near powering was the Hyundai Kona compact SUV (1246) in 19th area even though the Kia Cerato smaller car or truck rounded out the prime 20 with 1238 product sales. 

Leading 20 ideal-providing vehicles March 2022

  1. Toyota Hilux – 6324
  2. Toyota RAV4 – 4610
  3. Mitsubishi Triton 3808
  4. Mazda CX-5 – 3772
  5. Ford Ranger – 2960
  6. Hyundai i30 – 2455
  7. Isuzu D-Max – 2447
  8. Toyota Prado – 2230
  9. Toyota Corolla – 1924
  10. Mazda CX-30 – 1829
  11. MG ZS – 1756
  12. Mitsubishi Pajero Sport – 1669
  13. Mazda BT-50 – 1628
  14. Mitsubishi Outlander – 1619
  15. Kia Sportage – 1530
  16. MG MG3 – 1528
  17. Tesla Design 3 – approximated 1472 (4417 more than a few months)
  18. Nissan Navara – 1320
  19. Hyundai Kona – 1246
  20. Kia Cerato – 1238