The month of May is an interesting one as it signifies the start of the second quarter of the year. You will begin to see patterns with consumers and certain car body types rise to prominence within this time. With that in mind, we take a look at the top 20 most inquired vehicles on our website based on the data that consumers have given us based on their searches. As an interesting note, pickup trucks and SUVs seem to be popular searches for May despite the fluctuating prices of diesel and gasoline.
Taking the number one spot in our top 20 most inquired vehicles for May is the Ford Ranger. The American pickup truck seems to have risen in popularity thanks to its great set of promotions along with the pending launch of its newest version. With the new model on the way, it seems that car buyers are looking for attractive deals and discounts for the pickup truck as it gets a 6.67% of the searches on our website which amounts to about 1360 total inquiries.
Up next is the Mitsubishi Xpander which recently got a facelift. It seems as though the Japanese automaker’s new marketing style has succeeded as it was building hype for the new MPV several months before its official launch. Mitsubishi even launched a pre-selling promo for it garnering more interest for the vehicle and its new look. It was able to get 832 inquiries.
In a similar case to the Ranger, its brother the Ford Everest also secures a high position within the top 5 places. Promos for the SUV are running strong, especially with the new one set to launch soon. This sudden increase in interest could also be attributed to the great deals, promos, and discounts that the American automaker has to offer with this vehicle. This SUV was able to get 828 total inquiries just a few shy of second place.
The Isuzu D-MAX also makes it into the top 5 with an interesting twist. While the other vehicles above it had most of their searches coming from promos, this pickup truck had its inquiries come from its car guide. This means that people were actively searching for the vehicle or were drawn to it. With that said it secures 4th place in the top 20 list. The venerable pickup truck was able to get 737 total inquiries.
Mitsubishi Montero Sport
The Mitsubishi Montero Sport seals off the top 5 with its fifth-place position. In a similar case to the Isuzu above, it seems people are actively searching for the car and are curious as to what promos and deals Mitsubishi might have for it. This SUV was able to get 720 inquiries, just a few shy of bumping it up a place.
Another Toyota makes it onto the list in the form of the Toyota Hilux. One of the go-to's for its segment, the Japanese pickup truck remains strong thanks to minor updates here and there that Toyota has done for the vehicle. It was able to get 634 inquiries.
With a style that's iconic, the Kia Stonic makes its way into seventh place. This crossover has become a popular search thanks to its great feature set and affordable pricing. With that said, the Stonic was able to get a total of 616 total inquiries.
The Nissan Navara makes its way into the top 10 by securing the 8th position on this list. The Japanese automaker recently gave this pickup truck a facelift to bring in more youth to the nameplate and gave it a new set of features as well. That said, the Navara still comes with an attractive price point which could explain why it was able to get 615 total inquiries just 1 shy of bumping it up to seventh place.
The Isuzu Mu-X is undoubtedly one of the most popular SUV nameplates in the country. It was been duking it out with its other rivals since its first introduction to the market. With it now having a new generation that has increased in power and tech it's no wonder that this SUV has made it into the top 10. It was able to get a total of 582 inquiries for May.
Another MPV makes it onto the list in the form of the Suzuki Ertiga. Known for its great fuel efficiency and competitive price point, it's no wonder that this vehicle was able to make its way into the top 10 and seal it off. It was able to get a total of 541 inquiries.
One of the most affordable hatchbacks on the market makes its way into 11th place with the Suzuki S-Presso. Thanks to its affordability and a decent set of features it's no wonder many are still looking for this vehicle. It also helps that it has a frugal 1.0-liter motor as well. It was able to get 513 total inquiries.
One of Toyota’s hot-selling models at the moment is the Toyota Raize. This small crossover brings with it a great set of features, a small turbocharged power plant, and an attractive price point that has people being put on waiting lists just to get their hands on one. With it being so popular it was able to get 492 inquiries for May.
It might have a bit of age under its bones, but the Mitsubishi Strada is still standing strong especially after Mitsubishi has revamped its GLS trim level. While the mid-trim is looking good, the nameplate itself is still doing well with a total of 437 inquiries for it.
They are so common you will see at least one every time you hit the road, the Toyota Vios is still one of the most sought after sedans thanks to its frugal set of engines, great feature set, and affordable pricing. It's no wonder that it was able to secure 14th place with a total of 378 total inquiries.
The first commercial vehicle to make it onto this list is the Isuzu Traviz. It presents itself as a versatile platform for those who want a reliable and affordable business vehicle. As it is an Isuzu and reliability is a thing that they are known for, the Traviz was able to get a total of 366 inquiries cementing its position in 15th place.
Not to be eclipsed by its SUV and pickup truck bigger brothers, the Ford Territory sits comfortably in 16th place thanks to its great feature set and its turbocharged motor. With it being a big competitor in the crossover segment, it's no wonder that it was able to get 365 total inquiries.
While its pickup truck brother sits well within the top 10, the Toyota Fortuner sits a few rungs below it on this ladder of vehicles. This popular SUV still has what it takes to give its competition a run for their money thanks to its powerful engine options, a great number of features, and competitive price point as well. It was able to get a total of 364 total inquiries.
One of two hatchbacks that made it on this list is the Kia Picanto. Despite being one of the veterans of its segment this small hatchback is still getting inquiries thanks to its great feature set and affordable price. It got a total of 363 total inquiries.
Another light commercial vehicle that made it into the top 20 most inquired cars is the Mitsubishi L300. This has been a staple in the Japanese automaker’s lineup locally and is still going strong despite its much older design. It was able to garner 354 total inquiries.
Closing the top 20 is the Toyota Rush as it is one of the few vehicles in its segment that have stood the test of time. When its sibling the Avanza got an upgrade and sectioned off its Veloz trim as a new model, the Rush stood strong and even got a new GR-S variant to it. With its SUV-like looks, it's no wonder, then it is still a popular choice amongst car buyers. It was able to get 336 inquiries despite its relative age in its segment.