According to vehicle manufacturer data, the following are the top ten best-selling SUV models in the United States in the first nine months of 2020.
Coming first in this list of top best-selling SUVs in America is a candidate from Toyota, Toyota RAV4. Despite a 6.8 percent decline in sales compared to the same time in 2019, the Toyota RAV4 remained the best-selling SUV in the United States in the first nine months of 2020.
Toyota RAV4 has earned the hearts of buyers in this country as a crossover with a small design, striking appearance, strong performance, and a wide variety of safety and convenience features.
Toyota introduced the RAV4 TRD Off-Road in 2020. At the same time, the RAV4 Prime 2021 plug-in hybrid variant will be available starting this summer. Not only is it more fuel-efficient, but the plug-in hybrid is also rapid, ranking second only to the GR Supra sports car in the Toyota lineup.
The Honda CR-V model established a sales record in the United States in 2019 and continued to do so until March of this year. However, as the Covid 19 outbreak progressed, the automotive market became increasingly pessimistic. According to data, Honda’s CR-V sales in the first nine months fell by 15% compared to the same period the previous year.
Honda updated the CR-exterior V's appearance and launched a Hybrid model this year to provide customers more options. Like the Honda Accord Hybrid, the CR-V Hybrid utilizes an electric motor and a 2.0-liter Atkinson engine for a combined output of 212 horsepower, making it the most powerful variant in the CR-series. V.
After the Silverado truck, this is Chevrolet's second best-selling vehicle. Chevrolet Equinox had a solid start to Q1 2020, but due to the epidemic’s impact, sales have progressively declined since Q2 and are currently 24.5 percent lower than in the first nine months of the year.
Chevrolet introduced the Midnight Equinox model in 2020, and the launching of the new 2021 Equinox model has been canceled. Chevrolet has chosen to forego the 2021 Equinox in favor of the 2022 Equinox, which will be released the following year.
This model is Nissan's best-selling vehicle, even though Rogue sales dropped by as much as 38.5 percent in the first nine months of the year. The updated version of Rogue 2021, on the other hand, is expected to be available to consumers soon.
The Nissan Rogue is powered by a 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine with 170 horsepower, an Xtronic gearbox, and fuel consumption of under 7.1 liters per 100 kilometers. Customers in the United States may now choose between Sport and Hybrid models from the Japanese carmaker. All Rogue models come standard with ProPILOT steering assist. This is Nissan's first move toward producing self-driving cars.
Next up on our list is a unique SUV that sold well in 2020. Ford Explorer sales have grown by 18% in the first nine months of 2019.
Despite the US economic crisis, the Explorer 2020 edition, with a new appearance and several upgrades, has prompted consumers to withdraw their money. The Ford Explorer 2020 comes standard with a rear-wheel-drive system upgraded to improve the vehicle's handling and operation. In addition to the standard 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine with 300 horsepower, Ford equips the Explorer 2020 with a Co-Pilot360 safety system that includes functions such as automated emergency braking, pedestrian recognition, and scene identification.
Jeep sold more than 150,000 Jeep Wrangler off-road vehicles in the first nine months of the year, a 15% decrease from the same period the previous year.
The Jeep Wrangler is a contemporary version of the military Jeep that was popular during WWII. Compared to the military Jeep prototype, the Jeep Wrangler keeps the 7-slot grille, headlamps, and round phase, but with significant aerodynamic improvements.
Jeep released a fuel-efficient Jeep Wrangler Ecodiesel variant in 2020 and a High Altitude version with several luxury amenities.
Toyota Highlander sales increased in the first quarter of 2020 with the all-new 2020 model but subsequently fell owing to the Covid 19 pandemic.
The current Toyota Highlander is the fourth generation, and it has a striking black grille design, high-class projector headlights, and a standard 3.5-liter V6 engine generating 295 horsepower. Furthermore, the Hybrid variant will employ a 2.5-liter engine and two electric motors with a combined capacity of 243 horsepower.