U.S. Light Vehicle Sales April 2014

Apr 2014 Apr 2013 %Chng. 2014 CYTD 2013 CYTD %Chng.
General Motors 254,076 237,646 6.9% 903,713 902,609 0.1%
Total Cars 100,101 93,903 6.6% 365,539 350,710 4.2%
Total Light Trucks 153,975 143,743 7.1% 538,174 551,899 -2.5%
Ford Motor Co 210,355 211,984 -0.8% 790,615 808,800 -2.2%
Total Cars 71,357 78,513 -9.1% 267,850 289,949 -7.6%
Total Light Trucks 138,998 133,471 4.1% 522,765 518,851 0.8%
Chrysler LLC 178,652 156,698 14.0% 654,616 585,050 11.9%
Total Cars 39,954 51,973 -23.1% 168,830 210,203 -19.7%
Total Light Trucks 138,698 104,725 32.4% 485,786 374,847 29.6%
memo: Fiat 4,298 3,899 10.2% 15,723 13,511 16.4%
Tesla Motors (Est.) 1,400 1,425 -1.8% 6,100 6,081 0.3%
Toyota Motor Sales 199,660 176,160 13.3% 720,657 705,604 2.1%
Total Cars 110,811 99,988 10.8% 396,265 410,202 -3.4%
Total Light Truck 88,849 76,172 16.6% 324,392 295,402 9.8%
American Honda 132,456 130,999 1.1% 457,810 468,650 -2.3%
Total Cars 71,329 71,957 -0.9% 247,156 263,494 -6.2%
Total Light Trucks 61,127 59,042 3.5% 210,654 205,156 2.7%
Nissan N.A. 103,934 87,847 18.3% 458,900 406,128 13.0%
Total Cars 64,276 51,957 23.7% 284,286 255,931 11.1%
Total Light Trucks 39,658 35,890 10.5% 174,614 150,197 16.3%
Volkswagen Group 46,715 47,062 -0.7% 170,060 180,146 -5.6%
Audi 15,653 13,157 19.0% 50,881 47,343 7.5%
Volkswagen 30,831 33,644 -8.4% 118,154 131,822 -10.4%
Bentley 209 207 1.0% 859 781 10.0%
Lamborghini 22 54 -59.3% 166 200 -17.0%
Mitsubishi Motors 6,542 4,461 46.6% 26,382 20,457 29.0%
Total Cars 2,775 1,840 50.8% 11,552 9,423 22.6%
Total Light Trucks 3,767 2,621 43.7% 14,830 11,034 34.4%
Mazda Motor 22,434 19,894 12.8% 100,491 98,177 2.4%
Total Cars 13,620 11,176 21.9% 55,587 55,991 -0.7%
Total Light Trucks 8,814 8,718 1.1% 44,904 42,186 6.4%
Hyundai Motor 66,107 63,315 4.4% 226,120 227,645 -0.7%
Total Cars 53,148 52,626 1.0% 177,604 186,364 -4.7%
Total Light Trucks 12,959 10,689 21.2% 48,516 41,281 17.5%
BMW N.A. 29,657 29,032 2.2% 110,885 108,053 2.6%
BMW 25,202 23,225 8.5% 97,579 88,127 10.7%
Mini 4,390 5,786 -24.1% 13,047 19,841 -34.2%
Rolls Royce 65 21 209.5% 259 85 204.7%
Daimler AG 29,330 26,162 12.1% 108,805 101,387 7.3%
Mercedes-Benz 28,282 25,494 10.9% 105,520 98,521 7.1%
Maybach 0 1 -100.0% 0 6 -100.0%
Smart 1,048 667 57.1% 3,285 2,860 14.9%
Volvo Cars 4,635 4,464 3.8% 18,333 19,571 -6.3%
Total Cars 2,524 2,079 21.4% 10,157 9,663 5.1%
Total Light Trucks 2,111 2,385 -11.5% 8,176 9,908 -17.5%
Subaru of America 40,083 32,943 21.7% 152,471 125,470 21.5%
Total Cars 22,751 19,028 19.6% 82,521 79,197 4.2%
Total Light Trucks 17,332 13,915 24.6% 69,950 46,273 51.2%
Kia Motors 53,676 47,556 12.9% 186,682 174,488 7.0%
Total Cars 40,985 35,793 14.5% 140,619 128,779 9.2%
Total Light Trucks 12,691 11,763 7.9% 46,063 45,709 0.8%
American Suzuki 0 0 NA 0 5,949 -100.0%
Total Cars 0 0 NA 0 1,602 -100.0%
Total Light Trucks 0 0 NA 0 4,347 -100.0%
JLR 5,568 4,684 18.9% 23,362 20,688 12.9%
Jaguar 1,035 1,141 -9.3% 5,750 4,726 21.7%
Land Rover 4,533 3,543 27.9% 17,612 15,962 10.3%
Porsche Cars 4,072 4,032 1.0% 14,208 13,682 3.8%
Total Cars 2,233 2,282 -2.1% 8,089 7,751 4.4%
Total Light Trucks 1,839 1,750 5.1% 6,119 5,931 3.2%
Ferrari of N.A. 197 195 1.0% 714 693 3.0%
Maserati of N.A. 964 204 372.5% 3,331 753 342.4%
PASSENGER CARS 676,274 653,069 3.6% 2,513,159 2,559,022 -1.8%
LIGHT TRUCKS 714,239 633,694 12.7% 2,621,096 2,421,059 8.3%
TOTAL LV SALES 1,390,513 1,286,763 8.1% 5,134,255 4,980,081 3.1%
Imp. Brand Car Total 467,760 431,154 8.5% 1,720,563 1,715,590 0.3%
Imp. Brand Light Trucks 282,568 251,755 12.2% 1,074,371 975,462 10.1%
Imp. Brand LV 750,328 682,909 9.9% 2,794,934 2,691,052 3.9%
Imp. Sourced Car Total 197,698 183,624 7.7% 722,028 715,429 0.9%
Imp. Sourced Truck Total 80,810 79,927 1.1% 328,969 328,205 0.2%
Transplant Vehicles 469,067 415,693 12.8% 1,733,480 1,634,820 6.0%
GM & Ford Heavy Truck Tot 771 600 28.5% 3,269 2,267 44.2%
Percent change calculation based on numeric comparison, not adjusted for
selling days in period.
Revised: May 1, 2014. Source: Motorintelligence

 

Total U.S. Light Vehicle Retail Sales (SAAR, Mil. Units)
Observations from April 2013 – April 2014
*This analysis reflects the restated BEA seasonal factors as of August
2, 2013
Apr ’13 May ’13 Jun ’13 Jul   ’13 Aug ’13 Sep ’13 Oct ’13 Nov ’13 Dec ’13 Jan ’14 Feb ’14 Mar ’14 Apr ’14
TOTAL SAAR 15.19 15.48 15.88 15.80 16.09 15.28 15.23 16.41 15.40 15.24 15.34 16.40 16.04
TOTAL CAR SAAR 7.44 7.60 7.88 7.94 8.03 7.72 7.63 8.14 7.73 7.30 7.34 7.75 7.55
TOTAL TRUCK SAAR 7.76 7.88 8.00 7.87 8.06 7.56 7.61 8.27 7.67 7.95 8.00 8.65 8.49
DOMESTIC CAR 5.32 5.36 5.62 5.63 5.64 5.35 5.40 5.66 5.25 5.12 5.19 5.48 5.33
DOMESTIC TRUCK 6.76 6.80 6.84 6.71 6.97 6.46 6.49 7.09 6.64 7.00 6.99 7.56 7.51
TOTAL DOMESTIC SAAR 12.08 12.16 12.46 12.34 12.60 11.81 11.88 12.75 11.89 12.12 12.18 13.04 12.83
IMPORT CAR 2.12 2.23 2.26 2.30 2.39 2.37 2.23 2.48 2.48 2.17 2.15 2.27 2.22
IMPORT TRUCK 1.00 1.09 1.16 1.16 1.09 1.10 1.12 1.19 1.03 0.95 1.01 1.09 0.99
TOTAL IMPORT SAAR 3.12 3.32 3.42 3.46 3.49 3.47 3.35 3.66 3.51 3.12 3.16 3.36 3.21
Source: Autodata/Motorintelligence