Sales & Marketing http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53472/more en July U.S. Sales Soar to 17.5 Million SAAR http://wardsauto.com/north-america/july-us-sales-soar-175-million-saar <div class="node-body article-body">Sales of large trucks rebounded from a June decline that ended 15 straight increases, but were uneven across segments and possibly aided by some spot incentives.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/north-america/july-us-sales-soar-175-million-saar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/north-america/july-us-sales-soar-175-million-saar#comments Public Gated Data Center Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Auto Makers Sales Results Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:19:00 +0000 1325381 at http://wardsauto.com July 2015 U.S. LV Sales Thread: SAAR hits 17.5 Million as Automakers Record Best July in 10 Years http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/july-2015-sales-thread <div class="node-body article-body">(FINAL) U.S automakers sold 1.5 million light vehicles in July, a 5.3% improvement over same-month year-ago, and the highest sales volume for the month since 2005.. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/july-2015-sales-thread" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/july-2015-sales-thread#comments Public Gated Data Center Auto Makers Dealers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Auto Makers Sales Results Mon, 03 Aug 2015 19:45:00 +0000 1325111 at http://wardsauto.com Jeep Drives FCA’s July U.S. Sales Gain http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/jeep-drives-fca-s-july-us-sales-gain <div class="node-body article-body">Wrangler, Cherokee, Patriot and Compass all posted individual records for the month. Not faring as well were the Dodge and Fiat brands, both landing in negative territory.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/jeep-drives-fca-s-july-us-sales-gain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/jeep-drives-fca-s-july-us-sales-gain#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Chrysler Fiat Sales Results Mon, 03 Aug 2015 17:22:00 +0000 1324891 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Cherokee sets July sales record in U.S. as Jeep posts new high for month.</strong></p> Ford Sales Climb 4.7% for Best July Since 2006 http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/ford-sales-climb-47-best-july-2006 <div class="node-body article-body">The automaker says its roster of strong July performers was identical to June’s: the F-150 pickup, Edge 5-passenger CUV, Explorer midsize SUV and Mustang sports car. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/ford-sales-climb-47-best-july-2006" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/ford-sales-climb-47-best-july-2006#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Ford Lincoln Sales Results Mon, 03 Aug 2015 17:00:00 +0000 1325181 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Fusion achieves best-ever July result with 40% of Ford&rsquo;s car segment.</strong></p> Cadillac Struggles, GM’s Other Brands Post July Gains http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/cadillac-struggles-gm-s-other-brands-post-july-gains <div class="node-body article-body">Average GM transaction prices now stand at $33,800, up about $200 for the month and $530 for the year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/cadillac-struggles-gm-s-other-brands-post-july-gains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/cadillac-struggles-gm-s-other-brands-post-july-gains#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. General Motors Retail Sales Results Mon, 03 Aug 2015 15:44:00 +0000 1325121 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Chevrolet Silverado draws high sales,&nbsp;transaction prices.</strong></p> Fiat Chrysler, Nissan U.S. July Sales Rise on SUV Strength http://wardsauto.com/fiat-chrysler-nissan-us-july-sales-rise-suv-strength <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Car-buying website TrueCar says a record $47 billion was spent in July on new-vehicle purchases, up 2.l% from a year earlier.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/fiat-chrysler-nissan-us-july-sales-rise-suv-strength" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America Mon, 03 Aug 2015 12:31:00 +0000 1324841 at http://wardsauto.com Ukrainian Auto Industry Has Nowhere to Go But Up http://wardsauto.com/politics/ukrainian-auto-industry-has-nowhere-go <div class="field-byline"> Mark Rowe </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A Frost & Sullivan report says emerging middle classes in countries such as Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan and Tajikistan will create a demand for more, and updated, cars.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/politics/ukrainian-auto-industry-has-nowhere-go" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/politics/ukrainian-auto-industry-has-nowhere-go#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Sales & Marketing Suppliers Europe Azerbaijan Belarus Russia Ukraine Uzbekistan Kia Renault Skoda Toyota Volkswagen Logistics Production Purchashing Sales Results Trade Vehicle Assembly Mon, 03 Aug 2015 09:19:00 +0000 1321741 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Locally built ZAZ Sens top seller in moribund market.</strong></p> CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-VW overtakes Toyota as world's biggest carmaker http://wardsauto.com/corrected-update-2-vw-overtakes-toyota-worlds-biggest-carmaker <div class="node-body reuters_news-body"><p>(Corrects July 28 story to state in sixth paragraph that Toyota is reporting first-quarter, not first-half, results on Tuesday; also corrects day in advisory line to Tuesday, not Thursday)</p> <p>* Toyota H1 sales fall 1.5 pct to 5.02 mln cars</p> <p>* VW reported 5.04 mln H1 deliveries on July 17</p> <p>* Toyota says emerging markets, mini-vehicle taxes weighed</p> <p>By Andreas Cremer and Minami Funakoshi</p></div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/corrected-update-2-vw-overtakes-toyota-worlds-biggest-carmaker" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated World Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Sales Results Mon, 03 Aug 2015 02:24:34 +0000 1320981 at http://wardsauto.com Ferrari 488 Snapped Up in Oz http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/ferrari-488-snapped-oz <div class="node-body article-body">The average age of Ferrari owners in Australia is decreasing and now is at 48 years old, an executive says, with demand accelerating as confidence levels rise among small-to-medium-sized business owners.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/ferrari-488-snapped-oz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/ferrari-488-snapped-oz#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Australia Ferrari Sales & Marketing Fri, 31 Jul 2015 20:20:00 +0000 1324291 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>First Australian deliveries of 488 GTB set for December.</strong></p> Toyota: 600 Requests for Mirai, Refueling Woes to Be Expected http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/toyota-600-requests-mirai-refueling-woes-be-expected <div class="node-body article-body">Toyota is targeting 3,000 U.S. Mirai sales from 2015 through 2017, but will be vetting those requesting the car.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/toyota-600-requests-mirai-refueling-woes-be-expected" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/toyota-600-requests-mirai-refueling-woes-be-expected#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Toyota Sales & Marketing Fuel-Cell Vehicles Fri, 31 Jul 2015 15:15:00 +0000 1324161 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota Mirai on sale in U.S. in October.</strong></p>