Rogue lead the brand while Frontier sold quickly! Wayne Gerdes – CleanMPG – Sept. 1, 2016 This exact configuration can be picked up for $4k off on the West coast and $3k off on the East and in Midwest. Nissan August 2016 Sales Overview The Nissan Group (Nissan and Infiniti combined) sold 124,638 vehicles, down 6.5% from the 133,351 sold in August of 2015. YTD sales of 1,055,227 are up 5.4 percent compared to the 1,000,706 vehicles sold through the same period of 2015. Nissan August 2016 Sales Highlights There were four Nissan standouts in August. The Rogue set an August sales record with 32,979 sold, up 19.2 percent over the 27,665 sold in August of 2015. YTD sales of 215,160 is up 14.4 percent over the 188,143 sold through the same period of 2015. The aging Frontier must have had a ton of OEM and dealership support as sales reached 9,537, up 161.6 percent over the 3,645 sold in August of 2015. YTD sales of 61,792 is up 44.9 percent over the 42,644 sold through the same period of 2015. Murano set an August sales record with 7,482 sold, up 29.0 percent over the 5,800 sold in August of 2015. YTD sales of 53,246 are up 34.0 percent over the 39,734 sold during the same period of 2015. Nissan Maxima sales reached 6,064, up 42.7 percent over the 4,250 sold in August of 2015. YTD sales of 42,807 is up an eye popping 86.7 percent over the 22,930 sold during through the same period of 2015. August 2016 U.S. Automobile Market Share Detail In August, Ford’s U.S. market share was down a significant 0.7 percent. Subaru on the other hand experienced an uptick of 0.7 percent thanks to their blowout August results shown below. On a volume basis, August of 2016 US Auto sales of 1.51 million vehicles down a rather steep 3.8 percent below August of 2015s 1.57 million vehicle sales result. 2016 YTD sales of 11.2 million is up 0.3 percent above the 11.58 million vehicles sold through the same period of 2015. U.S. August 2016 Sales vs. August 2015 Sales Ranks and Results for the top 14 Automobile Manufacturers GM August 2016 Sales Down 5.2% with 256,429 Vehicles Sold Ford August 2016 Sales Down 8.4% with 214,482 Vehicles Sold Toyota August 2016 Sales Down 5.0% with 213,125 Vehicles Sold FCA August 2016 Sales Up 3.1% with 196,756 Vehicles Sold Honda August 2016 Sales Down 3.8% with 149,571 Vehicles Sold Nissan August 2016 Sales Down 6.5% with 124,638 Vehicles Sold Hyundai August 2016 Sales Up 0.0% with 72,015 Vehicles Sold. Subaru August 2016 Sales Up 14.7% with 60,418 Vehicles Sold. Kia August 2016 Sales Down 7.9% with 54,248 Vehicles Sold. Mercedes-Benz August 2016 Sales Up 2.1% with 31,909 Vehicles Sold. BMW August 2016 Sales Down 7.2% with 30,500 Vehicles Sold. VW August 2016 Sales Down 9.1% with 29,384 Vehicles Sold Mazda August 2016 Sales Down 12.8% with 26,109 Vehicles Sold Audi August 2016 Sales Up 2.5% with 19,264 Vehicles Sold In August, Toyota moved within 1,357 vehicles of overtaking Ford for the 2nd position. The juggernaut called Subaru overtook Kia and has now placed Hyundai clearly in its gun sights. The seasonally adjusted annual selling rate (SAAR) for light vehicles in August was 17.2 million vehicles. On a YTD sales basis, light-vehicle SAAR was 17.3 million vehicles.