October US Car Market up 6.2% with GM flat, Ford down and Jeep booming again.

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October US Car Market up 6.2% with GM flat, Ford down and Jeep booming again. The market kept momentum due to cheaper fuel, reduced interest rates & available credit. Inside, all statistics on brands, groups and models.

In October 2014 according to data released by GoodCarBadCar, the total new Light Passengers Vehicles sold have been 1.281.132, up 6.2% from the correspondent month last year and posting the 9th year-on-year increase in a string.

Year-to-date October sales have been 13.714.360, up 5.7% from year ago.

Focus2move full year 2014 Car Market volume projection was unchanged at 16.4 million representing a 5.2% increase from 2013, best performance since 2007.

Ford confirmed to be market leader selling 179.014 units, down 2.8% with share at 14.0%. At the end of October Ford has registered 1.987.370 units with a market share of 14.5%, below the 15% programmed target.

Chevrolet was in second place with 155.965 registrations, +0.5% versus the correspondent period last year, immediately before Toyota, third with 153.043 units (+6.9%).

In September great performances have been posted by Jeep (6th with 55.198 sales, + 51.7%), Subaru (9th with 43.012 units, +24.7%) and Ram, a brand of Dodge (10th with 42.499 sales, +35.9%).

Looking at the report on Car Groups, GM led with 17.7% of share, ahead of Ford at 14.7% and Toyota at 14.1% outpacing F.C.A.

As far as model ranking report, all September podium was confirmed and the best-selling model was again Ford F-Series with 63.410 sales and 4.9% market share, ahead of Chevrolet Silverado and Ram picked both models confirming strong increase, respectively +10.1% and +33.5%.

Fastest growing models list include Chevrolet Cruze (8th with 24.289 units, +51%), Nissan Sentra (17th with 13,129 units, +53.3%) and Subaru Outback (20th with 12.624, +55.4%).

Below, you can sort our interactive tables to see data regarding Brands, Groups and Models. Please bear in mind that sales data are subject to adjustments as sources will update their information. This report is updated at the publishing date and will not be modified while the next on this subject will always have the year to date data updated.

Rank Oct Rank YtD Brand Sales Oct YTD Oct Oct YoY Var YTD YoY Var Share Sep Share Oct Share YtD
1 1 Ford 179.014 1.987.370 -2,8% -1,2% 13,8% 14,0% 14,5%
2 2 Chevrolet 155.965 1.698.831 0,5% 3,1% 12,4% 12,2% 12,4%
3 3 Toyota 153.043 1.681.065 6,9% 5,5% 11,3% 11,9% 12,3%
4 4 Honda 105.745 1.146.600 5,5% 0,7% 8,4% 8,3% 8,4%
5 5 Nissan 94.072 1.072.464 14,9% 13,8% 7,6% 7,3% 7,8%
6 7 Jeep 55.198 571.585 51,7% 45,9% 4,4% 4,3% 4,2%
7 6 Hyundai 50.081 607.539 -6,5% 1,0% 4,5% 3,9% 4,4%
8 8 Kia 44.694 489.711 12,4% 7,4% 3,3% 3,5% 3,6%
9 10 Subaru 43.012 418.496 24,7% 20,3% 3,3% 3,4% 3,1%
10 12 Ram 42.499 379.647 35,9% 26,3% 3,1% 3,3% 2,8%
11 9 Dodge 41.512 484.839 -8,4% -4,4% 3,5% 3,2% 3,5%
12 11 GMC 38.540 404.961 -0,8% 8,8% 3,1% 3,0% 3,0%
13 14 Mercedes 30.733 281.727 -4,3% 7,5% 2,4% 2,4% 2,1%
14 15 BMW 30.602 267.193 19,7% 11,3% 2,1% 2,4% 1,9%
15 13 Volkswagen 30.313 301.187 7,8% -12,2% 2,1% 2,4% 2,2%
16 17 Chrysler 27.546 250.612 17,5% -4,1% 2,3% 2,2% 1,8%
17 18 Lexus 23.355 244.038 2,8% 14,3% 1,8% 1,8% 1,8%
18 16 Mazda 18.798 258.751 -4,8% 7,7% 1,9% 1,5% 1,9%
19 19 Buick 18.699 189.463 6,5% 8,2% 1,4% 1,5% 1,4%
20 22 Acura 15.427 135.178 7,9% 0,0% 1,1% 1,2% 1,0%
21 20 Audi 15.150 146.133 16,5% 14,7% 1,2% 1,2% 1,1%
22 21 Cadillac 13.615 141.452 -8,0% -4,6% 1,1% 1,1% 1,0%
23 23 Infiniti 9.045 93.925 -1,2% 4,3% 0,6% 0,7% 0,7%
24 24 Lincoln 8.883 76.671 24,6% 14,5% 0,6% 0,7% 0,6%
25 25 Mitsubishi 6.199 64.564 24,7% 29,2% 0,4% 0,5% 0,5%
26 28 Mini 5.300 44.488 -7,0% -19,6% 0,3% 0,4% 0,3%
27 26 Scion 4.182 50.285 -15,3% -14,8% 0,3% 0,3% 0,4%
28 27 Volvo 3.972 47.823 1,4% -8,2% 0,4% 0,3% 0,3%
29 30 Fiat 3.725 39.226 1,4% 7,7% 0,3% 0,3% 0,3%
30 31 Porsche 3.667 39.033 2,9% 11,2% 0,3% 0,3% 0,3%
31 29 Land Rover 3.643 42.067 -15,0% 6,1% 0,2% 0,3% 0,3%
32 32 Tesla 1.400 19.066 -32,0% 18,4% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
33 34 Maserati 1.203 10.328 104,9% 264,8% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
34 33 Jaguar 1.007 12.837 -33,5% -8,1% 0,1% 0,1% 0,1%
35 35 Smart 585 8.665 14,0% 16,3% 0,1% 0,0% 0,1%
36 36 Bentley 282 2.268 -17,1% 3,1% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%
37 37 Ferrari 230 2.026 36,9% 18,5% 0,0% 0,0% 0,0%

Rank Oct Rank YtD Group Sales Oct YTD Oct Oct YoY Var YTD YoY Var Share Sep Share Oct Share YtD
1 1 GM 226.819 2.434.707 0,2% 3,9% 17,9% 17,7% 17,8%
2 2 Ford 187.897 2.064.041 -1,8% -0,7% 14,4% 14,7% 15,1%
3 3 Toyota 180.580 1.975.388 5,7% 5,9% 13,4% 14,1% 14,4%
4 4 FCA 171.913 1.738.263 22,1% 15,8% 13,8% 13,4% 12,7%
5 5 Honda 121.172 1.281.778 5,8% 0,6% 9,5% 9,5% 9,3%
6 6 Renault-Nissan 103.117 1.166.389 13,3% 13,0% 8,3% 8,0% 8,5%
7 7 Hyundai-Kia 94.775 1.097.250 1,6% 3,7% 7,8% 7,4% 8,0%
8 8 Volkswagen 49.412 488.621 9,7% -3,8% 3,6% 3,9% 3,6%
9 9 Fuji Heavy Industries 43.012 418.496 24,7% 20,3% 3,3% 3,4% 3,1%
10 10 BMW 35.977 312.460 14,9% 5,6% 2,4% 2,8% 2,3%

Rank Oct Rank Ytd Model Sales Oct Sales Ytd Oct YoY Var. Share I Half Share Q3 Share Oct Share Ytd
1 1 Ford F-Series 63.410 620.447 -0,6% 4,5% 4,5% 4,9% 4,5%
2 2 Chevrolet Silverado 46.966 429.109 10,1% 2,9% 3,3% 3,7% 3,1%
3 3 Ram pick-up 39.834 359.702 33,5% 2,5% 2,7% 3,1% 2,6%
4 5 Toyota Camry 33.164 368.142 13,8% 2,7% 2,6% 2,6% 2,7%
5 4 Honda Accord 27.128 330.164 7,8% 2,3% 2,8% 2,1% 2,4%
6 6 Toyota Corolla 24.959 283.764 5,6% 2,1% 2,0% 1,9% 2,1%
7 7 Chevrolet Cruze 24.289 232.403 51,0% 1,8% 1,5% 1,9% 1,7%
8 12 Honda Civic 24.154 277.584 -11,6% 2,0% 2,0% 1,9% 2,0%
9 9 Nissan Altima 23.544 280.479 8,1% 2,2% 1,9% 1,8% 2,0%
10 8 Ford Fusion 22.846 263.431 5,1% 2,0% 1,8% 1,8% 1,9%
11 10 GMC Sierra 18.564 165.853 12,5% 1,1% 1,3% 1,4% 1,2%
12 20 Hyundai Sonata 15.563 180.497 -21,7% 1,3% 1,4% 1,2% 1,3%
13 18 Volkswagen Jetta 14.607 127.443 24,7% 0,9% 0,9% 1,1% 0,9%
14 29 Ford Focus 13.733 189.889 -9,1% 1,5% 1,3% 1,1% 1,4%
15 15 BMW 3 Series 13.621 108.086 16,3% 0,7% 0,9% 1,1% 0,8%
16 38 Nissan Sentra 13.129 154.345 56,3% 1,2% 1,1% 1,0% 1,1%
17 24 Toyota Tacoma 13.010 126.650 5,3% 0,9% 0,9% 1,0% 0,9%
18 30 Hyundai Elantra 12.758 189.161 -14,2% 1,4% 1,5% 1,0% 1,4%
19 16 Subaru Outback 12.624 110.230 55,4% 0,8% 0,8% 1,0% 0,8%
20 37 Kia Optima 11.840 134.486 3,0% 1,0% 0,9% 0,9% 1,0%
21 26 Chrysler 200 11.675 84.166 39,9% 0,6% 0,6% 0,9% 0,6%
22 45 Chevrolet Malibu 11.131 159.705 -29,3% 1,3% 1,1% 0,9% 1,2%
23 21 Nissan Versa 11.097 121.369 28,6% 0,8% 1,0% 0,9% 0,9%
24 32 Chrysler Town & Country 10.936 116.581 3,5% 0,9% 0,8% 0,9% 0,9%
25 35 Kia Soul 10.685 126.264 29,7% 0,9% 1,0% 0,8% 0,9%
26 31 Chevrolet Impala 10.607 117.603 -9,4% 1,0% 0,7% 0,8% 0,9%
27 34 Dodge Grand Caravan 9.986 112.273 -14,0% 0,9% 0,7% 0,8% 0,8%
28 36 Toyota Tundra 9.525 96.872 -3,9% 0,7% 0,7% 0,7% 0,7%
29 42 Toyota Sienna 8.938 103.143 4,1% 0,8% 0,7% 0,7% 0,8%
30 40 Honda Odyssey 8.271 102.149 -7,8% 0,8% 0,7% 0,6% 0,7%

 

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