“Do you want to know which cars are most selling in Dubai? The car seekers take into consideration several factors before buying a car in a vibrant city Dubai.”
If you ever needed convincing that the UAE is a nation of car-lovers, then a quick look at the countries car sales charts ought to set you straight. Currently, car classifieds website Carmudi has over 14 Billion AED worth of cars listed on their website.
With the large variety of cars available in the region, have you ever wondered which car brands are the most popular among UAE drivers? Despite our obvious love for exotic and expensive vehicles , the results may surprise you.
Top 6 Best Selling Cars in Dubai
According to recent statistics, at the moment, the general distribution of cars in the UAE that are on sale is as follows.
Toyota dominates 33.1%
Mitsubishi takes 8.9%
Nissan occupies 16% of the market
BMW takes 4%
Hyundai occupies 5.7%
Let’s take a look at the top 5 best selling cars in the region:
It’s no wonder the Toyota Camry features at the top of our list of best selling cars in the UAE. It is the main vehicle used by the 100’s of taxis operating in the region. The Camry, Toyota’s flagship mid-sized sedan, are known for their reliability and safety.
It has a 2.5-liter four cylinder engine which produces an output of 181 horsepower, while still being fuel efficient and producing reduced emissions.
EST. Price Range: 70,000 – 80,000 AED
2. Toyota Corolla
You may not have noticed because it is such an unassuming car, but Toyota Corolla are everywhere in the UAE. Second most top selling car on our list and another entry from market leading brand Toyota. This compact sedan is powered by a 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine. Corolla’s car comprises of modern technology such as lane-keep assist, automatic high beams, automated emergency braking and much more.
3. Mitsubishi Pajero
The Mitsubishi Pajero features so high on our list of the most popular cars in the UAE. The Pajero strikes the perfect balance between a fuel efficient city car and a vehicle with strong off-road capabilities which are perfect for the desert terrain.
Engine options include a 3.5-liter V6 or 3.8- Liter V6 engine. Consisting of a roomy cabin, enormous boot space and 4×4 drive feature, the Pajero can easily hit Dubai dunes without compromising on comfort.
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4. Nissan Altima
Our 4th entry shows the popularity of Japanese car models here in the UAE, especially ones with a high resale value. The Nissan Altima is a popular mid-sized sedan, commonly seen on our roads and is a highly traded car in the UAE.
It’s stylish and robust design is what appeals to car buyers. It has a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine or 3.5-liter V6 engine options.
This spacious sedan also includes a paddle-shifter for a sportier feel, as well as adaptive cruise control.
5. Nissan Patrol
Similar to the Mitsubishi Pajero, the Nissan Patrol is highly popular in the UAE due to its baseline price and ability to hand the off-road track. While it may not be as iconic as ‘Land Rover’ or ‘Land Cruiser’, ‘Nissan Patrol‘ is synonymous with that go-anywhere adventure spirit that has made the UAE just that little bit smaller.
The most recent Patrol is powered by a whopping 5.6-litre, 32-valve, 90-degree V8, offering 298kW of power at 5800rpm and 560Nm of torque at 4000rpm.
Est. Price Range: 120,000 – 140,000 AED
6. Honda Civic
Another Japanese car with great resale value is the Honda Civic, which is not only in high demand in the UAE, but all over the world too. It is equipped with excellent fuel economy and unique looks. And that is the reason that have made this car a top choice amongst used-car buyers. Engine options include 2.0-liter, four cylinder or 1.5-liter turbo charged engine.
When buying a car technology without doubt plays a very important role. Not all cars have the technology and style to carry itself for a long time. But there are few that have met the expectation of being reliable and cost efficient. The cars mentioned above are always in high demand in Dubai and therefore are the best choice of most car buyers. Refer to Classifieds App Dubai in case you think online is becoming more popular place for buyers and sellers.