Jeep and Ram continue to power the company. Wayne Gerdes – CleanMPG – May 3, 2016 2017 Chrysler Pacifica – Well equipped at $28,595 to start while offering owners an 18/28 mpgUS city/highway. FCA April 2016 Sales Overview FCA reported April U.S. sales of 199,631 vehicles, a 5.6 percent increase over the 189,027 vehicles sold in April of 2015. It was the company’s best April sales result in 11 years. Year to date the company is doing even better with sales of 750,734 vehicles, up 8.0 percent over the 694,881 sold through the same period of 2015. Jeep sales were up 17.5 percent with Ram hot on its heels – sales up 12.1 percent. Reid Bigland, Senior VP of Sales, FCA NA: FCA US finished the month of April with an 84-day supply of inventory (619,800 vehicles). FCA April 2016 Sales Highlights Seven FCA US vehicles set records in the month of April. The Jeep Wrangler, Jeep Patriot, Ram Pickup truck, Ram ProMaster and Ram ProMaster City each recorded their best April sales ever. On the brand side, the Jeep brand continues to set records with its best April sales ever. Jeep sales were up 17.5 percent in April, the brand’s best April sales ever and its 31st-consecutive month of year-over-year sales gains. The Jeep brand has set a sales record in every month dating back to November 2013. Sales of the Jeep Grand Cherokee was picked up by 18,021 new owners, up 12.4 percent over the 16,030 sold during the same period of 2015. This result was the models best April sales in 11 years. Year to date Grand Cherokee of 65,071 is up 9.5 percent over the 59,407 sold through the same period of 2015. Ram Truck including the Ram pickup, Ram ProMaster and Ram ProMaster City, were up 12.1 percent in April, the brand’s best April sales since 2005. Ram pickup truck sales of 41,079 vehicles was up 8.3 percent over the 37,921 vehicles sold in April of 2015. This result was the best April sales performance in history. Year to date sales reached 154,446 vehicles, up 10.8 percent over the 139,432 sold during the same period of 2015. The Ram ProMaster and Ram ProMaster City each record their best April sales ever. Market Share Detail In March Honda picked up significant market share. On a volume basis, March sales of 1.50 million vehicles was up 3.4 percent over April of 2015s 1.45 million vehicles sold result. 2016 YTD sales of 5.55 million is up 2.8 percent over the 5.4 million vehicles sold through period of the same 2015. U.S. April 2016 Sales vs. April 2015 Sales Ranks and Results for the top 14 Automobile Manufacturers GM April 2016 Sales Down 3.5% with 259,557 Vehicles Sold Ford April 2016 Sales Up 4.0% with 231,316 Vehicles Sold Toyota April 2016 Sales Up 3.8% with 211,125 Vehicles Sold FCA April 2016 Sales Up 5.6% with 199,631 Vehicles Sold Honda April 2016 Sales up 14.4% with 148,829 Vehicles Sold Nissan April 2016 Sales Up 12.8% with 123,861 Vehicles Sold Hyundai April 2016 Sales Down 8.5% with 62,213 Vehicles Sold Kia April 2016 Sales up 6.1% with 56,508 Vehicles Sold Subaru April 20165 Sales Up 6.6% with 50,380 Vehicles Sold Mercedes-Benz April 2016 Sales down 0.4% with 32,291 Vehicles Sold BMW April 2016 Sales Down 8.3% with 29,747 Vehicles Sold VW April 2016 Sales Down 9.7% with 27,112 Vehicles Sold Mazda April 2016 Sales Up 8.6% with 26,195 Vehicles Sold Audi April 2016 Sales Up 5.8% with 17,801 Vehicles Sold In April, Honda and Mercedes-Benz moved back ahead of Nissan and BMW respectively. The seasonally adjusted annual selling rate (SAAR) for light vehicles in April was approximately 17.6 million vehicles. Calendar-year-to-date, the light vehicle SAAR was 17.4 million vehicles.