Buckle up, car enthusiasts, because we’re taking a ride through Cartelligent’s numbers to see which makes and models ruled the asphalt jungle in 2023.

So, whether you’re a brand loyalist or a curious wanderer, grab your keys (or download your charging app) and join us! We’ll be peeling back the hood to reveal Cartelligent’s top makes and models delivered in 2023.

10. Chevrolet

The Chevrolet Bolt was the most popular model with Cartelligent customers in 2023. With a starting price around $32,000 the Bolt was one of the most affordable electric cars on the market in 2023.

9. Kia

In 2023, the Kia Telluride outranked the Kia Niro by 1 to take the 9th spot. The Kida Telluride excels in spaciousness, comfort, luxury, and capability. Equipped with a powerful V6 engine, the Telluride’s versatility makes it a great choice whether in the city or a weekend away.

8. Volkswagen

The Volkswagen ID.4 was by far our most sold and leased Volkswagen model. The spacious and comfortable interior, cargo space, and smooth electric driving experience made it a popular choice with Cartelligent clients making the switch to an EV.

7. Honda

It’s no surprise that Honda made the list of top-selling makes in 2023 thanks to its enduring reputation for reliability. The Honda CR-V was the most popular model sold thanks to its bolder look, increased space, and improved tech in 2023.

6. Subaru

The Subaru Crosstrek blends fuel efficiency, adventure-ready capability, and affordability in an SUV. The handling is more like a car, making it a comfortable compact SUV to navigate on city streets or weekend escapades.

5. Hyundai

A popular choice with Cartelligent clients making the switch to an electric vehicle in 2023 was the Hyundai Ioniq 5. The Ioniq 5 was popular for blending style and practicality in a long-range EV. This model, along with a few others mentioned here, is featured in Cartelligent’s Top Selling EVs of 2023.

4. Volvo

The Volvo XC90 was a popular choice for clients with growing families wanting a comfortable ride with advanced safety features. The XC90 offers a variety of powertrain options including a plug-in hybrid for electric-only short commute driving.

3. Audi

Audi’s reputation for sharp handling and refined engineering make this brand popular year after year. While not the cheapest in its segment, the Q5’s combination of features, performance, and brand value appealed to buyers seeking a premium SUV without top-tier pricing.

2. Toyota

Taking 2nd place is Toyota’s Rav 4. This is no surprise as the Rav4 was the best-selling SUV in 2023 according to Kelley Blue Book. This SUV is popular for a reason, it is practical, fuel-efficient, reliable, and safe, making it a great value for the money.

1. BMW

Taking first place is the BMW i4. The 2023 BMW i4 electrified drivers with its captivating blend of sleek Gran Coupe looks, exhilarating performance, and BMW’s signature sporty handling, all wrapped in a practical and surprisingly affordable package. This model is also featured in Cartelligent’s Top Selling Luxury EVs of 2023.

What Will Your 2024 Drive Be?

Whether you choose BMW or Chevrolet, Cartelligent makes it easy to buy or lease all makes and models. Instead of handling all the research, comparisons, and negotiations yourself, we do all of that on your behalf including trade-ins or lease returns.

Get in touch with us today here or by calling 888-427-4270 to start discussing what new vehicle you’d like to drive this year.