Tuesday, July 2, 2013

June 2013 U.S. Auto Sales

General Motors sold 264,843 vehicles in the United States in June, up 6.5 percent compared with a year ago. Deliveries to retail customers increased 14 percent while fleet sales declined 9 percent due to the timing of customer deliveries. Year-to-date sales of 1,420,346 is an 8 percent gain over 2012.

Ford Motor Company's U.S. June sales were 235,643, up 13.4 percent compared with a year ago, marking Ford's best June sales results since 2006. Cars are up 12 percent, utilities are up 8 percent, and trucks are up 20 percent. Year-to-date sales are 1,293,295 a gain of 13.1 percent over the first half of 2012.

Toyota Motor Sales , U.S.A., reported June 2013 sales results of 195,235, an increase of 9.8 percent from the year-ago month. For the first half of the year, TMS reported sales of 1,108,791, up 6 percent year-over-year.
Chrysler reported U.S. sales of 156,686, an 8 percent increase compared with sales in June 2012 and the best June sales since 2007. Year-to-date Chrysler sales are 908,332, up 9 percent over 2013.

American Honda reported June 2013 U.S. sales of 136,915, up 9.7 percent compared with June 2012. The Honda division posted June 2013 sales of 123,150, an increase of 12.5 percent compared with June 2012.  Acura division U.S. June sales of 13,765 down 10.4 percent compared with June 2012.

Nissan U.S. sales in June totaled 104,124, an increase of 12.9 percent over a year earlier for Nissan's best-ever June U.S. sales performance. Year-to-date sales are 624,709, an 8.1 percent increase over last year. Nissan Division sales increased 16.1 percent to 95,010, also a June record. Sales of Infiniti vehicles in June totaled 9,114, a 12.7 percent drop from 2012.

Hyundai Motor America announced sales of 65,007, up 1.9 percent versus the same period in 2012 and year-to-date 361,010 up 1.2 percent the first six months of the year.

Kia Motors America reported June sales of 50,536, a 1.5 percent drop from last year. Year-to-date sales are 277,351, a 3.9 percent decline compared to the first half of 2012.

Subaru of America reported 39,235 vehicle sales for the month of June, a 42 percent increase over June 2012.  Year-to-date sales for Subaru total 204,597, 25 percent higher than the same period in 2012. 

of America reported sales of 36,957, a 3.2 percent decrease over prior year sales. Year-to-date 2013 sales of 206,792 is a 0.9 percent decline from 2012. Separately, Audi reported June 2013 sales of 13,706 vehicles, an 8.2 percent increase over the previous June record set last year. Year-to-date Audi 2013 sales of 74,277 is a 14 percent increase over 2012.

The BMW Group in the U.S. (BMW and MINI combined) reported June sales of 33,645 vehicles, an increase of 21.4 percent from the same month a year ago.  Year-to-date, the BMW Group (BMW and MINI combined) is up 9.0 percent on sales of 172,787 in the first six months of 2013 compared to the same period in 2012.  

Mercedes-Benz USA reported combined sales of 27,162 for June, a 7.0 percent increase over the same month last year.  Sales totals at Mercedes-Benz rose 9.8 percent to 24,415, bringing year-to-date sales to 141,950, up 9.4 percent over 2012. Sprinter Vans posted strong year-to-date sales of 9,483, which combined with year-to-date sales of 4,459 from smart to bring MBUSA's first-half total to 155,892. This marks the best second-quarter finish in the company's history and the sixth consecutive month of best-ever sales for 2013.

Mazda North American Operations reported June U.S. sales of 22,496 vehicles, an increase of 13.0 percent versus last year and the best June since 2007. Year-to-date sales through June are up 0.8 percent versus last year, with 144,943 vehicles sold. 

Porsche Cars North America announced June 2013 sales of 3,700 vehicles, marking the best June in company history. During the first half of 2013, PCNA has delivered 21,309 vehicles in the U.S., for an increase of 30 percent over last year which was a record-setting year.

Sales will be updated as manufacturers report.