2021 Top Cars Bought in the US

By Quick Auto Brain

2021 has so far been a year of recovery of many sectors including the auto industries, we have seen a major bounce back and a higher purchasing power from the consumers in many cities. For those that will like to take advantage of the change in model year of most if not all car brands, to buy the out going year model as used lets take a look at the five most purchased cars in 2021 so far and why Americans love them.

5. Honda CR-V (213,199 units sold)

The popular Honda CR-V, is one of the better among the small SUV class with good fuel economy, roomy interior and standard safety features. The CR-V is Honda’s mid-range utility vehicle, slotting between the smaller Honda HR-V and the larger North American market Honda Pilot. Honda states “CR-V” stands for “Comfortable Runabout Vehicle The CR-V is small enough to navigate through tight parking lots, yet roomy enough inside to comfortably fit five adults. Rear seat room is particularly generous. Honda began producing the CR-V in Sayama, Japan, and Swindon, United Kingdom, for worldwide markets, adding North American manufacturing sites in East Liberty, Ohio, United States, in 2007.

Why Americans Love the 2021 Honda CRV

It’s smooth, handles great and is quiet. Easy to get in and out of, it’s very spacious and comfortable riding as a driver or a passenger. Great on gas, quality, cost of ownership and the resale value. 

What’s new for 2021 CRV

  • Roomy interior with cavernous cargo capacity
  • Rides comfortably yet handles corners athletically
  • Plentiful and thoughtful storage areas
  • Quick acceleration plus thrifty fuel economy

Other specs

MPGFrom 28 cities / 35 highway

Horsepower212 hp

Engine: 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder

Cost model from $26,000 – $37,000

4. Toyota RAV4 (221,195 units sold)

The Toyota Rav4 which is the best selling midsize SUV to the surprise of many it was the first compact crossover SUV. It made its debut in Japan and Europe in 1994 and in North America in 1995, being launched in January 1996. The vehicle was designed for consumers wanting a vehicle that had most of the benefits of SUVs, such as increased cargo room, higher visibility, and the option of full-time four-wheel drive, along with the maneuverability and fuel economy of a compact car. Today, the RAV4 is the best among its class. Toyota changed the RAV4’s proportions with the redesign, drawing styling cues from its truck-based vehicles to craft a more rugged appearance.

Why Americans Love the 2021 Toyota RAV4

  • Superb gas mileage
  • Roomy cabin
  • Long list of standard tech and safety features
  • Large cargo hold
  • Great quality and reliability
  • High resale value

What’s new for 2021 Toyota RAV4 Suv?

  • Blizzard Pearl replaces Super White on the color palette.
  • plug-in hybrid RAV4 Prime joins the lineup.
  • The hybrid model gets a new XLE Premium trim;
  • The base LE covers the economical end of the spectrum
  • The Limited and TRD Off-Road models offer impressive amounts of equipment aimed at two very different types of buyers.
  • An eight-speed automatic.
  • It delivers a smoother ride.

Other specs

MPGFrom 28 cities / 35 highway

Horsepower219 hp

Engine: 2.5liters hybrid

Cost model from $27000 – $38,000

3. Chevrolet Silverado (286,410 units sold)

The Chevrolet Silverado is a range of trucks manufactured by General Motors under the Chevrolet brand. Introduced for the 1999 model year, the Silverado is the successor to the long-running Chevrolet C/K model line. Taking its name from the top trim level from the Chevrolet C/K series, the Silverado is offered as a series of full-size pickup trucks, chassis cab trucks, and medium-duty trucks.

Chevrolet has improved the Silverado 1500, with increased payload and towing capacities as well as giving it an improved powertrain and better fuel economy.   The Silverado’s biggest change is in the powertrain.

Why Americans Love Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Pickup?

Chevrolet trucks have rolled out more fuel-efficient pickup trucks. They are now also offering increased safety features more in line with that of a family vehicle since the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado it has been a shining example of why Americans flock to Chevy for their pickup trucks.

  1. Impressive Diesel Engine
  2. Smooth Ride
  3. Responsive Steering
  4. Towing
  5. Value for Money

What’s new for 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 pickup?

  • Capability on Silverado’s Most Efficient Engine Options
  • More Available and Standard Equipment
  • Increased Tailgate and Bed Functionality
  • Improved Trailering

Other specs

Towing capacity6,280 lbs

MPGFrom 16-23 cities / 18 -36 highway (Across all engines)

Horsepower285-420 hp

Engine: v6 and v8

But be sure to check the 4 recalls on this model

Cost model from $30,000 – $58,000

2. Ram Pickup (313,068 units sold)

The Ram pickup another American sweet heart has had a rivalry with the ford F150 and Chevrolet Silverado. Ram (marketed as the Dodge Ram until 2010) is a full-size pickup truck manufactured by Stellantis North America (formerly Chrysler Group LLC and FCA US LLC) and marketed from 2010 onwards under the Ram Trucks brand. The name Ram was first used in 1981 model year Dodge Trucks in October 1980, following the retiring and rebadging of the Dodge D series pickup trucks.

The 2021 model has come out with a tough and mean look but if you ask me It got a better look and stance in the three American big dogs. Although it has had a big hit in the reliability section but it got the winning ingridence for the heart of Americans

Why Americans Love Ram 1500 Pickups?

  1. Looks mean a tough especially the trx model
  2. It’s got the towing and horse power
  3. The brand loyalty it fosters.
  4. It sells for a fair price

What’s new for 2021 Ram 1500 Pickup?

This generation drops pounds, improves fuel economy, adds more room for passengers, and raises the bar for interior packaging and it provides a surprising level of comfort and tranquility

  • Better to look at with a new aesthetic updates especially in the TRX.
  • Trailering enhancements and improved drivability.
  • From a 3.6 v6 to 6.2 supercharged Hemi v8 STR Engine
  • Uconnect 12inch screen with navigation

Other specs

Towing capacity6,280 lbs

MPGup to 19 cities / 24 highway (Hybrid)

Horsepower305 hp

Curb weight4,021 to 5,014 lbs

Engine: v6

But be sure to check the 2 recalls on this model

Cost  model from $33,000 – $72,000

1. Ford F-Series (362,032 units sold till date)

The all American wonder truck Ford F-Series is a series of trucks marketed and manufactured by Ford since the 1948 model year. The F-Series is marketed as a range of full-size pickup trucks, alongside the F-150 (introduced in 1975), the F-Series also includes the Super Duty series (introduced in 1999), which includes the heavier-duty F-250 through F-450 pickups, F-450/F-550 chassis cabs, and F-600/F-650/F-750 Class 6-8 commercial trucks. The most popular version of the model line is the F-150 pickup truck. The current fourteenth generation of the F-150 was redesigned for 2021 with a mildly updated exterior, an upgraded cabin, the first-ever hybrid model, and more tech and innovative work-related features. Even with all that, the workhorse-tough F-150—long America’s best-selling vehicle—didn’t make a significant step forward overall, with only incremental improvements in ride comfort and handling agility.

Why Americans Love F150

There is no doubt that the Ford F-150 is one of the most popular trucks on the market, and it’s also the bestselling vehicle in American.

  1. It’s a relatively affordable pickup truck .
  2. You can find them all over the used car market.
  3. Expect the some level of reliability.
  4. They are also affordable to maintain and repair.

What’s new for 2021 Ford F150 Truck?

  • Fully box high tense steel frame
  • Military grade aluminum body
  • 10 speed Automatic gear
  • Ford co-pilot 360 tech

Other specs

Towing capacity5,000 to 11,300 lbs

MPGUp to 25 city / 26 highway

Horsepower250 to 450 hp

Curb weight4,021 to 5,014 lbs

Engine2.7 L V6, 3.0 L V6 diesel, 3.3 L V6, 3.5 L V6, 5.0 L V8

But be sure to check the 3 recalls on this model

Cost  model from $27,000 -$76,000

It obvious that the trend for a fully size truck is now the American dream, due to the versatility and abilty to function in the lives of many but most importantly is the brand loyalty of this top five vehicles. Even with a few of the them having reliability issues and high cost of ownership. for many that cant afford the $76,000 price tag the prices of most of this vehicles is about to crash but maybe except the Japanese on the list.

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