U.S. Light Vehicle Sales, October 2014

U.S. Market Light Vehicle Deliveries – October 2014
 Final Results
Oct 2014 Oct 2013 %Chng. 2014 CYTD 2013 CYTD %Chng.
General Motors Corp. 226,819 226,402 0.2% 2,434,707 2,343,861 3.9%
  Total Cars……. . 80,888 81,557 -0.8% 922,143 908,215 1.5%
  Total Light Trucks….. 145,931 144,845 0.7% 1,512,564 1,435,646 5.4%
Ford Motor Company 187,897 191,267 -1.8% 2,065,612 2,078,939 -0.6%
  Total Cars…….. . 53,542 60,488 -11.5% 688,971 715,934 -3.8%
  Total Light Trucks…… . 134,355 130,779 2.7% 1,376,641 1,363,005 1.0%
Chrysler LLC 170,480 140,083 21.7% 1,726,539 1,497,086 15.3%
  Total Cars…….. . 40,071 38,776 3.3% 411,487 479,388 -14.2%
  Total Light Trucks…… . 130,409 101,307 28.7% 1,315,052 1,017,698 29.2%
    memo: Fiat 3,725 3,674 1.4% 39,226 36,416 7.7%
Tesla Motors, Inc. (U.S. Mkt. Est.) 1,650 1,950 -15.4% 15,500 16,251 -4.6%
Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc. 180,580 168,976 6.9% 1,975,368 1,867,155 5.8%
  Total Cars…….. . 94,795 92,026 3.0% 1,086,239 1,065,881 1.9%
  Total Light Trucks…… . 85,785 76,950 11.5% 889,129 801,274 11.0%
American Honda Motor Co. Inc. 121,172 114,538 5.8% 1,281,777 1,273,550 0.6%
  Total Cars…….. . 65,481 62,354 5.0% 707,289 698,276 1.3%
  Total Light Trucks…… . 55,691 52,184 6.7% 574,488 575,274 -0.1%
Nissan North America Inc. 103,117 91,018 13.3% 1,166,389 1,032,134 13.0%
  Total Cars…….. . 62,292 54,125 15.1% 721,905 627,704 15.0%
  Total Light Trucks…… . 40,825 36,893 10.7% 444,484 404,430 9.9%
Volkswagen Group of America Inc. 45,878 41,535 10.5% 450,082 473,128 -4.9%
  Audi………. . 15,150 13,001 16.5% 146,133 127,412 14.7%
  Volkswagen……… 30,313 28,129 7.8% 301,187 342,962 -12.2%
  Bentley…….. 282 340 -17.1% 2,268 2,199 3.1%
  Lamborghini…….. 133 65 104.6% 494 555 -11.0%
Mitsubishi Motors N. A., Inc. 6,199 4,752 30.5% 64,564 49,733 29.8%
  Total Cars…….. . 2,755 1,720 60.2% 27,986 19,576 43.0%
  Total Light Trucks…… . 3,444 3,032 13.6% 36,578 30,157 21.3%
Mazda Motor of America Inc. 18,798 19,738 -4.8% 259,751 240,228 8.1%
  Total Cars…….. . 11,140 11,887 -6.3% 149,812 139,892 7.1%
  Total Light Trucks…… . 7,658 7,851 -2.5% 109,939 100,336 9.6%
Hyundai Motor America 50,081 53,555 -6.5% 607,539 601,773 1.0%
  Total Cars…….. . 37,672 43,345 -13.1% 479,264 495,753 -3.3%
  Total Light Trucks…… . 12,409 10,210 21.5% 128,275 106,020 21.0%
BMW of North America Inc. 35,969 33,332 7.9% 312,363 295,817 5.6%
  BMW………. . 30,602 27,574 11.0% 267,193 240,139 11.3%
  Mini…….. . 5,300 5,700 -7.0% 44,488 55,335 -19.6%
  Rolls Royce…….. . 67 58 15.5% 682 343 98.8%
Daimler AG 31,318 32,620 -4.0% 290,393 269,579 7.7%
  Mercedes-Benz………. . 30,733 32,107 -4.3% 281,728 262,123 7.5%
  Maybach……. . 0 0 NA 0 6 -100.0%
  Smart……. . 585 513 14.0% 8,665 7,450 16.3%
Volvo Cars North America LLC 3,972 3,919 1.4% 47,823 52,112 -8.2%
  Total Cars…….. . 1,582 1,775 -10.9% 24,254 25,728 -5.7%
  Total Light Trucks…… . 2,390 2,144 11.5% 23,569 26,384 -10.7%
Subaru of America Inc. 43,012 34,483 24.7% 418,497 347,890 20.3%
  Total Cars…….. . 24,660 16,915 45.8% 227,218 206,684 9.9%
  Total Light Trucks…… . 18,352 17,568 4.5% 191,279 141,206 35.5%
Kia Motors America Inc. 44,694 39,754 12.4% 489,711 456,137 7.4%
  Total Cars…….. . 30,919 28,423 8.8% 361,059 334,814 7.8%
  Total Light Trucks…… . 13,775 11,331 21.6% 128,652 121,323 6.0%
American Suzuki Motor Corp. 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%
Jaguar Land Rover N.A. LLC 4,650 5,801 -19.8% 54,904 53,607 2.4%
  Jaguar…… . . 1,007 1,515 -33.5% 12,837 13,962 -8.1%
  Land Rover….. . 3,643 4,286 -15.0% 42,067 39,645 6.1%
Porsche Cars N.A. Inc. 3,667 3,562 2.9% 39,033 35,112 11.2%
  Total Cars…….. . 2,214 1,893 17.0% 19,991 19,530 2.4%
  Total Light Trucks…… . 1,453 1,669 -12.9% 19,042 15,582 22.2%
Ferrari of N.A. Inc. 157 164 -4.3% 1,739 1,703 2.1%
Maserati of N.A. Inc. 1,203 587 104.9% 10,327 2,828 265.2%
  PASSENGER CARS 596,231 580,258 2.8% 6,642,890 6,550,014 1.4%
  LIGHT TRUCKS 685,082 627,778 9.1% 7,069,728 6,444,558 9.7%
TOTAL LIGHT VEHICLE SALES 1,281,313 1,208,036 6.1% 13,712,618 12,994,572 5.5%
    memo: Imp. Brand Car Total 423,805 401,161 5.6% 4,644,015 4,466,642 4.0%
    memo: Imp. Brand Light Trucks 274,387 250,847 9.4% 2,865,471 2,628,209 9.0%
    memo: Imp. Brand Light Veh. 698,192 652,008 7.1% 7,509,486 7,094,851 5.8%
    memo: Imp. Sourced Car Total 162,803 176,570 -7.8% 1,875,320 1,895,624 -1.1%
    memo: Imp. Sourced Truck Total 86,811 89,426 -2.9% 897,159 892,001 0.6%
    memo: Transplant Vehicles 446,073 383,907 16.2% 4,710,736 4,279,095 10.1%
    GM & Ford Heavy Truck Total 757 718 5.4% 7,659 6,472 18.3%
Percent change calculation based on numeric comparison, not adjusted for selling days in period.
Revised: November 3, 2014. Source: Motorintelligence
 

Total U.S. Light Vehicle Retail Sales (SAAR, Mil. Units)

Observations from October 2013 – October 2014
*This analysis reflects the restated BEA seasonal factors as of August1, 2014
Oct ’13 Nov ’13 Dec ’13 Jan ’14 Feb ’14 Mar ’14 Apr ’14 May ’14 Jun ’14 Jul ’14 Aug ’14 Sep ’14 Oct ’14
TOTAL S.A. ANNUAL RATE 15.38 16.29 15.52 15.29 15.41 16.49 16.05 16.73 16.90 16.48 17.53 16.43 16.46
TOTAL CAR SAAR 7.68 8.05 7.74 7.31 7.36 7.81 7.57 8.09 8.29 8.00 8.44 7.74 7.97
TOTAL TRUCK SAAR 7.70 8.23 7.79 7.98 8.04 8.68 8.49 8.64 8.61 8.49 9.10 8.69 8.49
DOMESTIC CAR 5.42 5.62 5.29 5.14 5.20 5.49 5.28 5.70 5.90 5.78 6.19 5.63 5.88
DOMESTIC TRUCK 6.58 7.06 6.76 7.03 7.03 7.58 7.47 7.58 7.49 7.38 7.89 7.54 7.41
TOTAL DOMESTIC SAAR 12.00 12.68 12.05 12.17 12.23 13.07 12.75 13.28 13.38 13.16 14.08 13.16 13.29
IMPORT CAR 2.26 2.44 2.44 2.18 2.16 2.31 2.29 2.39 2.40 2.21 2.24 2.12 2.10
IMPORT TRUCK 1.12 1.18 1.03 0.95 1.02 1.10 1.01 1.07 1.12 1.10 1.21 1.15 1.08
TOTAL IMPORT SAAR 3.38 3.61 3.47 3.13 3.18 3.42 3.30 3.45 3.52 3.32 3.45 3.27 3.17
Source: Autodata/Motorintelligence