Kia November 2015 Sales Up 1.4% with 45,553 Vehicles Sold

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  1. xcel

    xcel PZEV, there's nothing like it :) Staff Member

    [​IMG] Sorento and Soul have a good month.

    [​IMG]Wayne Gerdes – CleanMPG – Dec. 1, 2015

    2016 Kia Sorento - $24,900 to start incl. $900 D&H while offering a shallow 21/29 mpgUS city/highway rating.

    Kia November 2015 Sales Overview

    Kia experienced its best-ever November in history with sales of 45,553 vehicles, up a 1.4 percent increase over the 44,936 the company sold in November of 2014.

    Year to date, sales of 571,577 vehicles were up 6.9 percent over the 534,647 sold through the same period of 2014.

    In the process Kia’s racked up its seventh straight monthly sales record.

    Kia November 2015 Brand Sales Highlights

    The sharp looking Sorento was purchased by 9,023 new owners, up 4.9 percent over the 8,598 sold during November of 2014.

    Year to date, Sorento sales of 103,377 vehicles is up, 11.4 percent over the 92,832 sold through the same period of 2014.


    November 2015 Segment Sales Totals


    U.S. November 2015 Sales vs. November 2014 Sales Ranks and Results for the top 14 Automobile Manufacturers

    GM November 2015 Sales Up 1.5% with 229,296 Vehicles Sold.
    Toyota November 2015 Sales Up 3.4% with 189,517 Vehicles Sold.
    Ford November 2015 Sales Up 0.4% with 187,794 Vehicles Sold.
    FCA November 2015 Sales Up 3.0% with 175,974 Vehicles Sold.
    Honda November 2015 Sales Down 5.2% with 115,441 Vehicles Sold.
    Nissan November 2015 Sales Up 3.8% with 107,083 Vehicles Sold.
    Hyundai November 2015 Sales Up 11.8% with 60,007 Vehicles Sold.
    Subaru November 2015 Sales Up 1.8% with 46,070 Vehicles Sold.
    Kia November 2015 Sales Up 1.4% with 45,553 Vehicles Sold.
    BMW November 2015 Sales Up 1.2% with 36,447 Vehicles Sold.
    Mercedes-Benz November 2015 Sales Down 11.7% with 33,475 Vehicles Sold.
    VW November 2015 Sales Down 24.7% with 23,882 Vehicles Sold.
    Mazda November 2015 Sales Up 7.0% with 22,732 Vehicles Sold.
    Audi November 2015 Sales Up 0.4% % with 16,700 Vehicles Sold.

    Toyota moved past Ford to become the second largest volume seller in the U.S. in November.

    The auto industry posted strong November sales of more than 1.32 million vehicles, up 2.3 percent over November of 2014 despite just 23 selling days this November vs. 25 selling days in November of 2014. For the year, light duty sales are trending to finish off the year at approximately 17.4 million, the highest since 2000.

    November was the third consecutive month in a row with a SAAR above 18 million. The six-month moving average for the SAAR is quickly approaching 18.0 million. Placing this number into perspective, the industry’s best U.S. sales year ever was 2000, when 17.8 million light duty vehicles were delivered.

  2. xcel

    xcel PZEV, there's nothing like it :) Staff Member

    Hi All:

    Kia released its global sales results passenger cars (export sales, domestic sales, and sales from overseas plants), recreational vehicles (RVs), and commercial vehicles for November 2015, recording a total of 260,003 units sold. This figure represents a year-on-year increase of 1.0%.


    By region, Kia posted year-on-year sales increases in Korea (50,031 units sold, up 12.4 percent year-on-year), China (71,625 units, up 10.3 percent year-on-year) and North America (50,154 units sold, up 1.5% year-on-year).


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