Record Jeep and RAM sales continues unabated while FCA falls short of Toyota by just 1,184 vehicles! Wayne Gerdes – CleanMPG – July 1, 2016 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited trim in RWD format with the 3.0L EcoDiesel - $43,060 to start incl. $995 D&H provides owners a superb 22/30 mpgUS city/highway rating. According to TrueCar, you can pick up the RWD Limited Trim with the EcoDiesel for $4,500 off on the West Coast, $6,000 off in the Midwest and more than $6,500 off on the East Coast. FCA June 2016 Sales Overview FCA reported it sold 197,073 vehicles in June, a 6.5 percent increase over the 185,035 sold in June of 2015. FCA stated it was their best June result in 11 years. Year to date sales of 1,152,259 are also up 6.5 percent over the 1,082,143 sold through the first 6-months of 2015. Jeep, Dodge and Ram Trucks each posted year-over-year sales gains in June compared with June of 2015. The Jeep brand’s 17 percent increase was the brand’s best June sales ever, while Ram achieved its best June sales in a decade. FCA June 2016 Sales Highlights Jeep sales were up 17.0 percent for its best June sales ever and its 33rd-consecutive month of year-over-year sales gains. The Jeep brand has set a sales record in every month dating back to November 2013. The Wrangler, Patriot, Compass and Renegade each posted their best June sales ever. Sales of the Jeep Grand Cherokee were up 9 percent for its best June sales since 2005. 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee with the EcoDiesel The day after this pic was taken, it traveled over 1,100 miles w/out refueling at 42+ mpg. Ram Truck sales were up 14 percent for its best June results in a decade. Ram pickup truck sales increased 14 percent in June, the pickup’s best June sales since 2004. Chrysler’s all-new 2017 Chrysler Pacifica, now in its third month, posted sales of 7,207 vehicles. Market Share Detail In June, VW market share was down a significant 0.5 percent from its previous 2.1 percent share. This is expected given the TDI emissions problems revealed last fall. Nissan share was up an eye opening 0.9 percent while Toyota was down the same. Ford was up 0.6 percent while GM was down 0.7 percent vs June of 2015. On a volume basis, June of 2016 US Auto sales of 1.51 million vehicles was up 2.7 percent over June of 2015s 1.47 million vehicles result. 2016 YTD sales of 8.59 million is up 1.1 percent ahead of the 8.59 million vehicles sold through the same period of 2015. U.S. June 2016 Sales vs. June 2015 Sales Ranks and Results for the top 14 Automobile Manufacturers GM June 2016 Sales Down 1.6% with 255,210 Vehicles Sold Ford June 2016 Sales Up 6.4% with 240,109 Vehicles Sold Toyota June 2016 Sales Down 5.6% with 198,257 Vehicles Sold FCA June 2016 Sales Up 6.5% with 197,073 Vehicles Sold Nissan June 2016 Sales Up 13.1% with 140,553 Vehicles Sold Honda June 2016 Sales Up 3.2% with 138,715 Vehicles Sold Hyundai June 2016 Sales Up 0.0% with 67,511 Vehicles Sold Kia June 2016 Sales Up 15.6% with 62,572 Vehicles Sold Subaru June 20165 Sales Up 5.1% with 46,598 Vehicles Sold BMW June 2016 Sales Down 11.9% with 33,769 Vehicles Sold Mercedes-Benz June 2016 Sales Up 2.3% with 31,965 Vehicles Sold Mazda June 2016 Sales Down 3.8% with 26,188 Vehicles Sold VW June 2016 Sales Down 21.8% with 23,809 Vehicles Sold Audi June 2016 Sales Up 1.0% with 18,445 Vehicles Sold In June, FCA moved within 1,250 vehicles of overtaking Toyota for the 3rd position, Nissan overtook Honda for the 5th spot and Mazda overtook VW for the first time to occupy the 12th spot. The seasonally adjusted annual selling rate (SAAR) for light vehicles in June was approximately 17.0 million vehicles. Calendar-year-to-date, the light vehicle SAAR was 17.3 million vehicles.