Monday, October 3, 2016

September 2016 U.S. Auto Sales

General Motors (Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, Cadillac) sold 249,795 vehicles, down 0.6 percent. Year-to-date sales of 2,212,397 is a 3.8 percent decline from a year ago.

Ford and Lincoln U.S. September sales totaled 204,447 vehicles, a 7.7 percent decline versus a year ago. Year-to-date sales of 1,988,456 is a gain of 0.8 percent from a year ago.

Toyota Motor Sales (including Lexus) reported September 2016 sales of 197,260, an increase of 1.5 percent from September 2015. Toyota Division posted September sales of 171,459, up 1.4 percent. Year-to-date sales of 1,822,419 is down 2.4 percent.

FCA US (Chrysler, Dodge, Ram, Jeep, Fiat, Alfa Romeo) reported U.S. sales of 192,883 units, a 1 percent decrease compared with sales in September 2015. Year-to-date sales of 1,714,360 is up 4 percent from a year ago.

American Honda (including Acura) reported September sales of 133,655 Honda and Acura vehicles, a 0.1 percent decrease from September 2015. Honda Division set a new September mark, gaining 1.5 percent on total sales of 120,842. Year-to-date American Honda sales of 1,228,380 is up 3.3 percent from 2015.

Nissan Group (Nissan and Infiniti) total U.S. sales for September 2016 of 127,797, is an increase of 4.9 percent over the prior year and a September record. Year-to-date sales of 1,183,024 is a 5.4 percent increase over 2015.

Hyundai Motor America posted its best September ever, with sales of 66,610, up 4 percent year-over-year. Year-to-date sales of 587,688 is a 1.6 percent gain over 2015.

Kia Motors America September sales of 49,220 was down 1.2 percent from a year ago. Year-to-date sales of 491,764 are up 3.3 percent.

Subaru of America reported 54,918 vehicle sales for September 2016, a 3.5 percent increase over September 2015 while year-to-date sales of 446,887 vehicles is a 4.2 percent gain over the same period in 2015.

Mercedes-Benz USA reported best-ever September sales of 29,500 vehicles, increasing 1.7 percent from the same month last year. Mercedes-Benz Vans also reported best-ever September sales with 2,970 up 28.2 percent and smart reported 605, bringing MBUSA total sales to 33,075 vehicles for the month, up 3.1 percent from last year. On a year-to-date basis, Mercedes-Benz retails totaled 249,204. Adding year-to-date-sales of 25,156 for Vans and 4,044 for smart, MBUSA posted a sales total of 278,404 increasing 1 percent from the previous year.

Sales of BMW brand vehicles of 25,389 was a decrease of 4.6 percent in September. Year-to-date, BMW brand sales are 249,956, down 7.9 percent.

Mazda North American Operations reported September U.S. sales of 24,889 vehicles, a decrease of 2.8 percent versus last year. Year-to-date sales through September are 224,267 vehicles, down 7.2 percent.

Volkswagen of America reported September sales of 24,112, a 7.8 percent drop from a year ago. Year-to-date sales of 231,268 is a 12.5 percent decline from a year ago. Separately, Audi reported sales for September increased 1.6 percent to 17,617 vehicles, while year-to-date sales have risen 3.2 percent to 152,179.

Mitsubishi Motors North America reported September 2016 sales of 7,191, down 4.8 percent from September of 2015. Sales for the year of 74, 351 are up at 1.5 percent over the previous year.

Volvo Car USA, reported U.S. sales of 5,615 vehicles, a 1.6 percent increase versus September 2015. Year-to-date sales of 58,532 are up 26.2 percent year-over-year.

Porsche Cars North America announced an all-time September sales record of 4,479 vehicles, up 1.2 percent compared to the same month last year. Year-to-date retail sales stand at 40,246 vehicles, up 2.4 percent compared to last year.