U.S. Light Vehicle Sales, September 2014

U.S. Market Light Vehicle Deliveries – September 2014
Final Results
Sep 2014 Sep 2013 %Chng. 2014 CYTD 2013 CYTD %Chng.
General Motors Corp. 223,437 187,195 19.4% 2,207,888 2,117,459 4.3%
  Total Cars 78,114 73,791 5.9% 841,255 826,658 1.8%
  Total Light Trucks . 145,323 113,404 28.1% 1,366,633 1,290,801 5.9%
Ford Motor Company 179,518 184,452 -2.7% 1,877,715 1,887,672 -0.5%
  Total Cars . 53,609 57,584 -6.9% 635,429 655,446 -3.1%
  Total Light Trucks . 125,909 126,868 -0.8% 1,242,286 1,232,226 0.8%
Chrysler LLC 169,890 143,017 18.8% 1,556,059 1,357,003 14.7%
  Total Cars . 40,063 43,487 -7.9% 371,416 440,612 -15.7%
  Total Light Trucks . 129,827 99,530 30.4% 1,184,643 916,391 29.3%
    memo: Fiat 3,360 3,157 6.4% 35,501 32,742 8.4%
Tesla Motors, Inc. (U.S. Mkt. Est.) 1,650 1,950 -15.4% 13,850 14,301 -3.2%
Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc. 167,279 164,457 1.7% 1,794,788 1,698,179 5.7%
  Total Cars . 85,499 93,980 -9.0% 991,444 973,855 1.8%
  Total Light Trucks . 81,780 70,477 16.0% 803,344 724,324 10.9%
American Honda Motor Co. Inc. 118,223 105,563 12.0% 1,160,605 1,159,012 0.1%
  Total Cars . 68,070 56,773 19.9% 641,808 635,922 0.9%
  Total Light Trucks . 50,153 48,790 2.8% 518,797 523,090 -0.8%
Nissan North America Inc. 102,955 86,868 18.5% 1,063,272 941,116 13.0%
  Total Cars . 60,574 53,507 13.2% 659,613 573,579 15.0%
  Total Light Trucks . 42,381 33,361 27.0% 403,659 367,537 9.8%
Volkswagen Group of America Inc. 41,221 45,294 -9.0% 404,204 431,593 -6.3%
  Audi . 14,917 13,065 14.2% 130,983 114,411 14.5%
  Volkswagen. 25,996 31,920 -18.6% 270,874 314,833 -14.0%
  Bentley 236 253 -6.7% 1,986 1,859 6.8%
  Lamborghini 72 56 28.6% 361 490 -26.3%
Mitsubishi Motors N. A., Inc. 5,558 4,001 38.9% 58,365 44,981 29.8%
  Total Cars . 2,326 1,181 97.0% 25,231 17,856 41.3%
  Total Light Trucks . 3,232 2,820 14.6% 33,134 27,125 22.2%
Mazda Motor of America Inc. 23,980 22,464 6.7% 240,953 220,490 9.3%
  Total Cars . 14,121 14,130 -0.1% 138,672 128,005 8.3%
  Total Light Trucks . 9,859 8,334 18.3% 102,281 92,485 10.6%
Hyundai Motor America 56,010 55,102 1.6% 557,458 548,218 1.7%
  Total Cars . 43,476 45,614 -4.7% 441,592 452,408 -2.4%
  Total Light Trucks . 12,534 9,488 32.1% 115,866 95,810 20.9%
BMW of North America Inc. 29,867 28,930 3.2% 276,394 262,485 5.3%
  BMW . 25,586 23,568 8.6% 236,591 212,565 11.3%
  Mini . 4,219 5,306 -20.5% 39,188 49,635 -21.0%
  Rolls Royce . 62 56 10.7% 615 285 115.8%
Daimler AG 30,271 27,474 10.2% 259,075 236,959 9.3%
  Mercedes-Benz . 29,523 26,849 10.0% 250,995 230,016 9.1%
  Maybach. . 0 0 NA 0 6 -100.0%
  Smart. . 748 625 19.7% 8,080 6,937 16.5%
Volvo Cars North America LLC 4,667 4,188 11.4% 43,851 48,193 -9.0%
  Total Cars . 2,334 2,016 15.8% 22,672 23,953 -5.3%
  Total Light Trucks . 2,333 2,172 7.4% 21,179 24,240 -12.6%
Subaru of America Inc. 41,517 31,755 30.7% 375,485 313,407 19.8%
  Total Cars . 23,229 17,483 32.9% 202,558 189,769 6.7%
  Total Light Trucks . 18,288 14,272 28.1% 172,927 123,638 39.9%
Kia Motors America Inc. 40,628 38,003 6.9% 445,017 416,383 6.9%
  Total Cars . 29,628 27,302 8.5% 330,140 306,391 7.8%
  Total Light Trucks . 11,000 10,701 2.8% 114,877 109,992 4.4%
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 4,248 4,700 -9.6% 50,254 47,806 5.1%
  Jaguar. . 1,142 1,313 -13.0% 11,830 12,447 -5.0%
  Land Rover. . 3,106 3,387 -8.3% 38,424 35,359 8.7%
Porsche Cars N.A. Inc. 3,607 3,093 16.6% 35,366 31,550 12.1%
  Total Cars . 1,709 1,697 0.7% 17,777 17,637 0.8%
  Total Light Trucks . 1,898 1,396 36.0% 17,589 13,913 26.4%
Ferrari of N.A. Inc. 162 165 -1.8% 1,582 1,539 2.8%
Maserati of N.A. Inc. 1,318 379 247.8% 9,124 2,241 307.1%
  PASSENGER CARS 580,260 567,409 2.3% 6,046,659 5,969,756 1.3%
  LIGHT TRUCKS 665,746 571,641 16.5% 6,384,646 5,816,780 9.8%
TOTAL LIGHT VEHICLE SALES 1,246,006 1,139,050 9.4% 12,431,305 11,786,536 5.5%
    memo: Imp. Brand Car Total 410,184 393,754 4.2% 4,220,210 4,065,481 3.8%
    memo: Imp. Brand Light Trucks 264,687 231,839 14.2% 2,591,084 2,377,362 9.0%
    memo: Imp. Brand Light Veh. 674,871 625,593 7.9% 6,811,294 6,442,843 5.7%
    memo: Imp. Sourced Car Total 162,122 174,748 -7.2% 1,712,517 1,719,054 -0.4%
    memo: Imp. Sourced Truck Total 86,809 79,783 8.8% 810,348 802,575 1.0%
    memo: Transplant Vehicles 423,537 369,450 14.6% 4,264,663 3,895,188 9.5%
    GM & Ford Heavy Truck Total 657 694 -5.3% 6,902 5,754 20.0%
Percent change calculation based on numeric comparison, not adjusted for selling days in period.
Revised: October 1, 2014. Source: Motorintelligence

 

 

Total U.S. Light Vehicle Retail Sales (SAAR, Mil. Units)
Observations from September 2013 – September 2014
*This analysis reflects the restated BEA seasonal factors as of August
1, 2014
Sep ’13 Oct ’13 Nov ’13 Dec ’13 Jan ’14 Feb ’14 Mar ’14 Apr ’14 May ’14 Jun ’14 Jul ’14 Aug ’14 Sep ’14
TOTAL S.A. ANNUAL RATE 15.42 15.38 16.29 15.52 15.29 15.41 16.49 16.05 16.73 16.90 16.48 17.53 16.43
TOTAL CAR SAAR 7.77 7.68 8.05 7.74 7.31 7.36 7.81 7.57 8.09 8.29 8.00 8.44 7.74
TOTAL TRUCK SAAR 7.65 7.70 8.23 7.79 7.98 8.04 8.68 8.49 8.64 8.61 8.49 9.10 8.69
DOMESTIC CAR 5.42 5.42 5.62 5.29 5.14 5.20 5.49 5.28 5.70 5.90 5.78 6.19 5.63
DOMESTIC TRUCK 6.55 6.58 7.06 6.76 7.03 7.03 7.58 7.47 7.58 7.49 7.38 7.89 7.54
TOTAL DOMESTIC SAAR 11.97 12.00 12.68 12.05 12.17 12.23 13.07 12.75 13.28 13.38 13.16 14.08 13.16
IMPORT CAR 2.35 2.26 2.44 2.44 2.18 2.16 2.31 2.29 2.39 2.40 2.21 2.24 2.12
IMPORT TRUCK 1.10 1.12 1.18 1.03 0.95 1.02 1.10 1.01 1.07 1.12 1.10 1.21 1.15
TOTAL IMPORT SAAR 3.44 3.38 3.61 3.47 3.13 3.18 3.42 3.30 3.45 3.52 3.32 3.45 3.27
Source: Autodata/Motorintelligence