The number of cars that are available in the world today is just incredible. There are tons of segments and tons of vehicles in each segment, so much so that buyers get confused beyond limits. Let us have a quick look at the top 10 selling cars in the world in the first half of 2016.

2017 Toyota Corolla Altis Front
With 6.41 lakh sales, Toyota Corolla is the highest selling car in the world right now

1) Toyota Corolla

The Toyota Corolla is the highest selling D-segment car in India and it is also the top most selling car in the world! Toyota sure knows how to carve out winners and the Corolla is living proof. The Corolla, which has been a high selling vehicle since quite a lot of years, got sales of 6.41 lakh units in the first half of 2016.

2014 Volkswagen Golf R Track Review
Volkswagen’s premium hatchback, the Golf, got 5 lakh sales

2) Volkswagen Golf

Another automaker that has been selling a lot of cars is Volkswagen. The Golf is their flagship hatchback which has earned a huge fan base for itself over the past few decades. The Golf, in its current avatar, is the second highest selling car in the world with sales of 5 lakh units in the first half of this year.

2015 Ford F150 Front View
Pick-up trucks are popular abroad, proves the F-Series with 4.78 lakh sales

3) Ford F-Series

Pick-up trucks aren’t popular at all in the Indian market but the story is completely different overseas. In markets where such type of vehicles get good demand, American automaker Ford has bagged 4.78 lakh sales of the F-Series truck in the initial half of 2016.

2015 Ford Focus Sedan Unveil
The Ford Focus found 3.67 lakh homes in the former half of the year

4) Ford Focus

The Focus is another car from the stable of Ford that has grown very popular in global markets. It isn’t available on sale in India, but the places where it is, it has found 3.67 lakh homes from January to June this year.

2016 Hyundai Elantra Unveil
The Hyundai Elantra got sales of 3.63 lakh units in the first half of 2016

5) Hyundai Elantra

The Hyundai Elantra is another popular D-segment sedan which is currently in its 6th generation in the global markets. The same model will be launched in India in the coming weeks too. Globally, Hyundai sold 3.63 lakh units of the sedan in the first half of 2016.

Volkswagen Polo GT TDI Long Term
Volkswagen’s baby offering, the Polo, sold 3.58 lakh units

6) Volkswagen Polo

The Volkswagen Polo may not be a hot-selling hatchback in India but if we consider overseas markets, the German automaker sold 3.58 lakh units of the premium hatch in the initial 6 months of this year.

2016 Toyota RAV4
The RAV4 compact SUV is popular overseas, proven by 3.46 lakh units sold

7) Toyota RAV4

Toyota vehicles definitely have a huge clientele in a lot of countries which proves why the RAV4 compact SUV got sales of 3.46 lakh units in the first half of 2016.

2015 Toyota Camry Hybrid Test Drive Review
3.39 lakh Toyota Camry cars sold in the first six months of 2016

8) Toyota Camry

Another Toyota appears in this list and it is the Camry which is a favourite sedan in a lot of countries. The Camry has come a long way in the past few decades and yet it remains a popular car. Toyota sold 3.39 lakh units of the Camry in the first half of the year.

2013 Honda CR-V Review
The CR-V may not have demand in India, but otherwise it bagged 3.33 lakh sales

9) Honda CR-V

The Honda CR-V is a low seller in India due to its pricing and the fact that it only comes with a petrol engine. However, the Japanese automaker has sold 3.33 lakh units of the SUV in other countries in the first six months of 2016.

2016 Chevrolet Silverado
Chevrolet’s huge pick-up truck sold 3.07 lakh units this time

10) Chevrolet Silverado

The Silverado is one large pick-up truck which is also managing large number of sales. Chevrolet found 3.07 lakh homes for the truck in the first half of 2016.