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The Top 20 Best Selling Cars

June 12, 2012

The Toyota Camry is once again the most popular car in America, selling over 32,000 units last month. The Chevrolet Malibu came a close second with 31,400 units sold.

Top selling models from Toyota and Honda saw increases of over 50% compared to a year ago - when they were suffering from the aftermath of the devastating tsunami. Now that their inventory levels are back to normal, car shoppers are coming back in droves.

Check out the rest of the top 20 best-selling cars below, and be sure to use the CarWoo Deal Finder to get the best prices on these vehicles.

RankVehicleUnits Sold
1Toyota Camry32,107
2Chevrolet Malibu31,402
3Honda Accord28,924
4Honda Civic27,500
5Toyota Corolla/Matrix26,647
6Ford Fusion24,433
7Nissan Altima21,812
8Ford Focus21,186
9Hyundai Sonata20,931
10Toyota Prius (All)19,150
11Chevrolet Cruze18,983
12Hyundai Elantra17,655
13Chevrolet Impala17,274
14Volkswagen Jetta13,604
15Kia Optima13,393
16Chrysler 20010,871
17Ford Mustang10,263
18Volkswagen Passat10,252
19Kia Soul10,199
20Dodge Avenger 9,404

My Recommendation for Car Shoppers

TrueCar No-Haggle and Edmunds Price Promise are the quickest way to see the lowest car prices in your area. These sites show you no-haggle prices from dealers closest to you - and the deals are usually really good. This should be the first step you take when negotiating your car price. Follow this up with my checklist to make sure you squeeze out every last bit of savings.

California Residents - Important:

There is a new online car buying service called Roadster, available only to California residents, which I highly recommend you try - especially if you hate the stress of haggling with a car salesman. They provide an expert concierge who negotiates the price of the car and delivers it to your home with zero hassle - you never have to interact with a dealership. Here is my in-depth review of Roadster and why I recommend it.

- Gregg Fidan

Gregg Fidan

About: Gregg Fidan


Gregg Fidan + is the founder of RealCarTips. After being ripped off on his first car purchase, he devoted several years to figuring out the best ways to avoid scams and negotiate the best car deals. He has written hundreds of articles on the subject of car buying and taught thousands of car shoppers how to get the best deals.

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