China sold 1,648,900 vehicles in August, up 8.7% from a month earlier and up 10.3% from a year earlier, according to the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers.

Between January and August, 13.95 million vehicles were sold in China, up 11.8%from the same period of last year.

Passenger Vehicle Sales by Type
1,353,200 passenger vehicles were sold in August, up 9.3% from a month earlier and up 11% from a year earlier; including
899,100 sedans, up 7% from a month earlier and up 4% from a year earlier
240,100 SUVs, up 2.2% from a month earlier and up 46.1% from a year earlier
105,600 MPVs, up 47.2% from a month earlier and up 160% from a year earlier

Passenger Vehicle Sales by Brand Origin
Chinese brands sold 514,400 PVs, 38% of total passenger vehicle sales
German brands sold 293,200 PVs, 21.7% of total passenger vehicle sales
Japanese brands sold 205,800 PVs, 15.2% of total passenger vehicle sales
American brands sold 177,100 PVs, 13.1% of total passenger vehicle sales
Korean brands sold 122,400 PVs, 9% of total passenger vehicle sales
French brands sold 39,400 PVs, 2.9% of total passenger vehicle sales

Sedan Sales by Brand Origin
Chinese brands sold 224,100 sedans, 24.9% of total sedan sales
German brands sold 251,000 sedans, 27.9% of total sedan sales
Japanese brands sold 150,700 sedans, 16.8% of total sedan sales
American brands sold 149,300 sedans, 16.6% of total sedan sales
Korean brands sold 87,100 sedans, 9.7% of total sedan sales
French brands sold 35,900 sedans, 4% of total sedan sales

Top 10 Sedan Makers by Sales Volume
Top 10 sedan makers by sales volume sold a combined 619,000 sedans in August, representing 68.9% of total sedan sales in China.
1. FAW Volkswagen: 116,000
2. Shanghai Volkswagen: 112,800
3. Shanghai GM: 109,600
4. Beijing Hyundai: 57,300
5. Dongfeng Nissan: 54,800
6. Changan Ford: 39,700
7. Dongfeng Peugeot Citroen: 35,900
8. FAW Toyota: 32,300
9. Geely: 30,800
10. Dongfeng Kia: 29,800

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