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May 2010 Registration Report News Release
June 11, 2010

May 2010 Registration Report News Release

NEWS RELEASE

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

MEDIA CONTACT:                                                                                                  

Louis A. Vitantonio, Jr.

Greater Cleveland Automobile Dealers’ Association                                                                           

440.746.1500

                                                                               

 

MAY AUTO SALES SURGE

 

Cleveland, OH (June 11, 2010) – According to figures released today by the Greater Cleveland Automobile Dealers’ Association (GCADA), May 10 v. May 09 new vehicle car and truck sales increased 24.36% when removing sales statistics for the Hummer, Pontiac and Saturn brands.  New vehicle sales year to date increased 17.5% in YTD May 10 v. YTD May 09 (Statistics for the Hummer, Pontiac and Saturn brands were removed). Ford continued to lead all automakers followed by Chevrolet and Honda for Northern Ohio new vehicle sales.

 

“Consumers returned to the showrooms as May motor vehicle sales continued to rise year to date.  Despite fewer incentives sales remain very positive as gas prices hold steady and financing becomes more available.” says Louis A. Vitantonio, Jr., President of the GCADA.

 

21 Brands Up April (‘10 v. ‘09)

The following twenty-three brands posted sales increases in April ‘10 versus April ‘09: Acura, Audi, BMW, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Ford, GMC, Honda, Hyundai, Kia, Land Rover, Lexus, Lincoln, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Subaru, Toyota, and Volkswagen.

 

22 Brands Up Year-to-Date

Through April, 2010, twenty-one brands posted year-to-date sales increases in the region.  They are: Acura, Audi, BMW, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Ford, GMC, Honda, Hyundai, Kia, Land Rover, Lexus, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Porsche, Subaru, Toyota, Volkswagen and Volvo.

 

New-car and truck sales in Northern Ohio

May ‘10 / May ’09 & YTD

 

 

May 10

May 09

May % Chg.

YTD

May 10

YTD May 09

YTD

May % Chg.

ACURA

129

105

22.86%

577

530

8.87%

AUDI

126

111

13.51%

518

403

28.54%

BMW

147

135

8.89%

716

639

12.05%

BUICK

264

196

34.69%

1145

937

22.20%

CADILLAC

132

92

43.48%

660

622

6.11%

CHEVROLET

1859

1266

46.84%

8764

8406

4.26%

CHRYSLER

252

284

-11.27%

972

1514

-35.80%

DODGE

421

473

-10.99%

1777

2651

-32.97%

FORD

2420

1861

30.04%

11607

8418

37.88%

FREIGHTLINER

23

3

666.67%

94

30

213.33%

GMC

280

194

44.33%

1609

1162

38.47%

HINO

1

3

-66.67%

9

6

50.00%

HONDA

1481

1250

18.48%

6822

5407

26.17%

HUMMER

10

11

-9.09%

21

86

-75.58%

HYUNDAI

737

360

104.72%

3110

1868

66.49%

INFINITI

15

34

-55.88%

118

168

-29.76%

INTERNATIONAL

45

11

309.09%

171

79

116.46%

ISUZU

5

1

400.00%

17

23

-26.09%

JAGUAR

4

4

0.00%

33

43

-23.26%

JEEP

327

361

-9.42%

1505

2110

-28.67%

KENWORTH

1

2

-50.00%

21

23

-8.70%

KIA

691

516

33.91%

3139

2318

35.42%

LAND ROVER

23

17

35.29%

111

86

29.07%

LEXUS

171

145

17.93%

1044

870

20.00%

LINCOLN

152

130

16.92%

669

722

-7.34%

LOTUS

1

0

0.00%

4

1

300.00%

MACK

0

2

-100.00%

36

22

63.64%

MAZDA

439

264

66.29%

1936

1396

38.68%

MERCEDES BENZ

215

163

31.90%

865

699

23.75%

MERCURY

142

229

-37.99%

935

1006

-7.06%

MINI

34

40

-15.00%

121

144

-15.97%

MISCELLANEOUS

3

6

-50.00%

14

16

-12.50%

MITSUBISHI

91

55

65.45%

434

352

23.30%

NISSAN

543

515

5.44%

3109

2449

26.95%

PETERBILT

23

13

76.92%

65

41

58.54%

PONTIAC

0

235

-100.00%

137

1609

-91.49%

PORSCHE

27

29

-6.90%

120

113

6.19%

SAAB

11

29

-62.07%

76

140

-45.71%

SATURN

0

123

-100.00%

165

1057

-84.39%

SMART

6

6

0.00%

23

57

-59.65%

STERLING

3

7

-57.14%

10

51

-80.39%

SUBARU

351

251

39.84%

1750

1349

29.73%

SUZUKI

11

16

-31.25%

56

135

-58.52%

TOYOTA

1286

1220

5.41%

7481

6099

22.66%

UD

2

0

0.00%

4

3

33.33%

VOLKSWAGEN

267

172

55.23%

1292

969

33.33%

VOLVO

40

44

-9.09%

184

158

16.46%

WESTERN STAR

0

0

0.00%

1

0

0.00%

Total Cars & Trucks

13211

10984

20.27%

64047

56987

12.39%

 

 

Retail sales figures are based on vehicle registration reports from the Ohio Bureau of Motor Vehicles.  Vehicle sales data includes the counties of: Ashland, Ashtabula, Carroll, Columbiana, Coshocton, Cuyahoga, Erie, Geauga, Holmes, Huron, Lake, Lorain, Mahoning, Medina, Portage, Richland, Stark, Summit, Trumbull, Tuscarawas and Wayne.

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