VFACTS January 2022: The best and worst selling SUVs

It is well documented that Australians are buying a record number of SUVs. Here’s what was hot – and what was not – last month.


Light SUV

Best seller – 2022 Mazda CX-3

  • 905 vehicles sold in January 2022. Down 32.7 per cent versus January 2021.
  • 23.1 per cent segment share
  • Drive variant pick: 2022 Mazda CX-3 Maxx Sport

Last place – 2022 Ford Puma

  • 50 vehicles sold in January 2022. Down 73 per cent versus January 2021.
  • 1.3 per cent segment share.
  • Drive variant pick: 2022 Ford Puma (base)

Small SUV under $40,000

Best seller – 2022 MG ZS

  • 1588 vehicles sold in January 2022. Up 26.7 per cent versus January 2021.
  • 16.4 per cent segment share
  • Drive variant pick: 2022 MG ZST

Last place – 2022 Citroen C4

  • 13 vehicles sold in January 2022. Vehicle was not on sale this time last year.
  • 0.1 per cent segment share
  • Drive variant pick: 2022 Citroen C4 Shine

Small SUV over $40,000

Best seller – 2022 Volvo XC40

  • 324 vehicles sold in January 2022. Down 11.7 per cent versus January 2021.
  • 26.6 per cent segment share.
  • Drive variant pick: 2022 Volvo XC40 T4 Momentum

Last place – 2022 Jaguar E-Pace


Medium SUV under $60,000

Best seller – 2022 Mazda CX-5

  • 3213 vehicles sold in January 2022. Up 54.4 per cent versus January 2021.
  • 26.1 per cent segment share.
  • Drive variant pick: 2022 Mazda CX-5 Maxx Sport

Last place – 2022 Citroen C5 Aircross


Medium SUV over $60,000

Best seller – 2022 Audi Q5

  • 456 vehicles sold in January 2022. Up 49.5 per cent versus January 2021.
  • 17.8 per cent segment share.
  • Drive variant pick: 2022 Audi Q5 45 TFSI

Last place – 2022 Alfa Romeo Stelvio


Large SUV under $70,000

Best seller – 2022 Toyota LandCruiser Prado

  • 2566 vehicles sold in January 2022. Up 88.8 per cent versus January 2021.
  • 33.4 per cent segment share.
  • Drive variant pick: 2022 Toyota Prado VX

Last place – 2022 Volkswagen Passat Alltrack


Large SUV over $70,000

Best seller – 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC (Wagon)

  • 212 vehicles sold in January 2022. Down 19.1 per cent versus January 2021.
  • 17.9 per cent segment share.
  • Drive variant pick: 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC300e

Last place – 2022 Jaguar I-Pace

  • 0 vehicles sold in January 2022. Down 100 per cent versus January 2021.
  • 0 per cent segment share.
  • Drive variant pick: 2022 Jaguar I-Pace EV400 S

Upper Large SUV under $100,000

Best seller – 2022 Toyota LandCruiser

Last place – 2022 Nissan Patrol

  • 115 vehicles sold in January 2022. Down 52.3 per cent versus January 2021.
  • 13.6 per cent segment share.
  • Drive variant pick: 2022 Nissan Patrol Ti

Upper Large SUV over $100,000

Best seller – 2022 BMW X7

  • 87 vehicles sold in January 2022. Up 112 per cent versus January 2021.
  • 41.2 per cent segment share.
  • Drive variant pick: 2022 BMW X7 xDrive30d

Last place – 2022 Rolls-Royce Cullinan

  • 0 vehicles sold in January 2022. Down 100 per cent versus January 2021.
  • 0 per cent segment share.
  • Drive variant pick: 2022 Rolls-Royce Cullinan

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