Toyota Corolla Leads Compact Sales in May 2014

With 36,611 units sold, the Toyota Corolla leads the compact segment in May, though the Honda Civic is close behind with 36,089 units sold. The Chevrolet Cruze maintains its third-place ranking with 32,393 units sold.

The Ford Focus (23,683 units) and Nissan Sentra (21,932 units) each moved up one spot to fourth and fifth place in the compact-car sales race, respectively, while the Hyundai Elantra (21,867 units) slipped two spots to sixth place. Holding steady in seventh and eighth were the Volkswagen Jetta and Jetta Sportwagen (13,915 units) and Mazda3 (10,682 units), respectively.

Moving farther down the sales list, the Dodge Dart (8644 units) and the Kia Forte (7196) swapped positions relative to the previous month, while the Subaru Impreza, WRX, and STI (8616 units) and Volkswagen Golf, GTI, and Golf R (1793 units) held steady in 11th and 12th place, respectively. In year-to-date sales, the Volkswagen Golf family is last at just 8941 sales through the first five months of the year.

Crossover  May-14 May-13 Year-to-Date
Toyota Corolla 36,611 27,997 143,409
Honda Civic 36,089 30,268 134,796
Chevrolet Cruze 32,393 23,055 119,330
Ford Focus 23,683 27,186 94,690
Nissan Sentra 21,932 12,504 76,801
Hyundai Elantra 21,867 25,090 95,329
Volkswagen Jetta 13,915 15,910 64,217
Mazda3 10,682 8,935 43,324
Dodge Dart 8,644 7,448 30,742
Kia Forte 7,196 7,177 32,105
Subaru Impreza 8,616 7,048 36,992
Volkswagen Golf 1793 3,052 8,941

Where's that copy editor when you need 'her'... oops must have been fired.In any event the chart headline shouldn't read CROSSOVER... the rest of the headers are missing... and the Kia Forte And Subaru Impreza are in the wrong chart order!    Try sweating the small stuff, Jason if this is your intended career!

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