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FCA Sales Streak Stalls With Automaker's Revised Formula

By Jennifer Newman on July 26, 2016


CARS.COM — Facing questions on its sales reporting method, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will use a new formula to report its monthly sales, the automaker said in a press release Tuesday. Under this new methodology, the automaker's sales gain streak, which… Read More

FCA Sales Streak Stalls With Automaker's Revised Formula

By Jennifer Newman on July 26, 2016

CARS.COM — Facing questions on its sales reporting method, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will use a new formula to report its monthly sales, the automaker said in a press release Tuesday. Under this new methodology, the automaker's sales gain streak, which… Read More

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: June 2016

By Kelsey Mays on July 1, 2016

CARS.COM — Amid concerns of a new-car sales plateau, shoppers shrugged off late-month Brexit anxieties to drive June sales up 2.6 percent with the largest seven automakers reporting results. Related: The 2016 Cars.com American-Made Index SUVs, pickup trucks and minivans… Read More

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: May 2016

By Kelsey Mays on June 1, 2016

CARS.COM — What goes up must come down. After months of steady gains, new-car sales in May fell 6.4 percent with the top seven automakers reporting. If that holds true for the rest of the industry, it would represent the… Read More

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: April 2016

By Kelsey Mays on May 3, 2016

CARS.COM — Modest growth was the theme in April as car shoppers sent new-car sales up 3.5 percent with the largest seven automakers reporting. Sales of sedans, coupes and hatchbacks continued to flounder as core SUV segments climbed. And minivan… Read More

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: March 2016

By Kelsey Mays on April 1, 2016

CARS.COM — So much for the ides of March. Amid still-low gas prices and steady economic strength, overall auto sales picked up 3.2 percent, according to Autodata Corp. Among the seven biggest automakers, Ford, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Honda and Nissan… Read More

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: February 2016

By Kelsey Mays on March 1, 2016

CARS.COM — Cupid matched plenty of shoppers with automobiles in February: Ford, Honda, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Nissan saw double-digit sales gains in what was a pretty strong month for the industry. Related: Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: January 2015 Half… Read More

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: January 2016

By Kelsey Mays on February 2, 2016

CARS.COM — The redesigned Honda Civic started 2016 with a bang, as sales rose 43 percent in January versus a weak January 2015. When the dust settled, the Civic landed just 107 cars short of dethroning the Toyota Camry as… Read More

What Was the Best-Selling Car in 2015?

By Kelsey Mays on January 5, 2016

CARS.COM — Ford's perch atop America's auto sales pyramid is about as reliable as the sunrise. Pickup-truck shoppers bought 780,354 F-Series pickups in 2015, earning the truck its 34th consecutive title as America's best-selling model, according to Ford. Related: Top… Read More

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: December 2015

By Kelsey Mays on January 5, 2016

CARS.COM — Automakers cruised through the end of the year at a similar sales pace to what we've seen since last summer. With the top seven automakers reporting, December sales increased 9.9 percent over December 2014, which puts the industry… Read More

Top 10 Best-Selling Cars: November 2015

By Kelsey Mays on December 1, 2015

At first blush, November's sales totals may not look too rosy. With the top seven automakers reporting numbers, sales increased just 1.8 percent over November 2014. But November 2014 was a tough act to follow: The industry landed its second… Read More