Chrysler Canada Reports That May Sales Reached a 24-Year High!

June 11th, 2013 by
2013 Dodge Grand Caravan

2013 Dodge Grand Caravan

Break out the party hats because it’s time to celebrate here at Crestview Chrysler in Regina! Chrysler Canada has announced that the month of May is ranked as one of the top ten best sales months in the company’s 88-year history, reaching the best May sales in 24 years. All-time sales records were set this month for individual vehicles as well, including the Ram truck, Chrysler Town & Country, Dodge Avenger, and Dodge Dart. May also marked the 42nd consecutive month of year-over-year sales growth. It was quite a month!


The Numbers Speak For Themselves

Overall vehicle sales reached an exciting total of 29,249 for the month of May 2013, which is a 12% increase over the May 2012 figure of 26,218. Vehicles such as the Ram truck hit all-time records for May 2013 with a reported 8,045 trucks sold, representing a 22% increase over the May 2012 sales of 6,596. The Ram continues to be the second best-selling vehicle in Canada, chosen most often out of nearly 300 nameplates.

Passenger car sales as a whole were up as well for May 2013, showing a 24% increase in sales over May of 2012. Snappy rides such as the all-new Dodge Dart scored big with drivers with 1,134 in sales for May 2013 and the Dodge Avenger hit an all-time high with its best month ever, selling 1,244 models for a 26% increase over last May’s figure of 986.

Minivans are still a beloved choice among Canadian families, as the Dodge Grand Caravan continues to command over 50 percent of the market, awarding it the title of the best-selling minivan in Canada. The Windsor built Chrysler Town & Country is also a popular choice, setting an all-time record for May 2013 with 1,112 vehicles sold, up 26% from May 2012.

And last but certainly not least, Jeep sport utility vehicles also came up big in May of 2013 with the Jeep Patriot and Jeep Compass reaching a 28% increase in sales. The Jeep Wrangler still holds tight to its title as the number one selling compact SUV in Canada, scoring 2,152 in sales, and the Jeep Cherokee proudly boasts being the top selling full-size SUV with 1,266 sales.


Test Drive a Best-Seller Today

Crestview Chrysler is thrilled to be home to all of Chrysler Canada’s best-selling vehicles, so stop in today and peruse our extensive selection! We are located at 601 Albert Street in Regina, and our sales associates can be contacted for more information at (306) 525-5411. We look forward to serving you!

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