Large SUV Sales In America – October 2015 YTD


2015 Chevrolet Tahoe red

73% of the full-size, volume brand, truck-based sport-utility vehicles sold in the United States in October 2015 were GM products: Suburbans, Tahoes, Yukons, and Yukon XLs.

GM also sold 3151 copies of their Cadillac Escalade and Escalade ESV. Lincoln sold 994 copies of their Expedition-based Navigator.

U.S. Vehicle Sales Rankings By Model – October 2015 YTD
U.S. SUV/Crossover Sales Rankings By Model – October 2015 YTD

The Chevrolet Tahoe was America’s top-selling full-size SUV nameplate in October despite a 16% year-over-year decrease to 6624 sales, a 1288-unit decline. The Ford Expedition – sales of which include the regular and long-wheelbase versions – ranked second. Sales rose 5.5% in October but Expedition volume is down 5.5% so far this year.

USA large SUV sales chart October 2015
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Segment-wide volume is also lower in 2015 than it was during the first ten months of 2014. At this time last year, the GM quartet was still noteworthy for the freshness of their redesigns. 

Consumers are still flocking to SUVs and crossovers, but these six nameplates account for 4.4% of the total number of utility vehicles sold in America this year.

You can click any model name in the tables below to find historical monthly and yearly U.S. auto sales data. You can also select a make and model at GCBC’s Sales Stats page. These tables are now sortable, so you can rank large sport-utility vehicles any which way you like. Suggestions on how GCBC should break down segments can be passed on through the Contact page.

Click Column Headers To Sort • October 2016 • November 2015 • September 2015October 2014

SUV
October
2015
October
2014
%
Change
2015
YTD
2014
YTD

Change
3585
4615 -22.3% 39,300 43,203 -9.0%
6624
7912 -16.3% 71,352 78,440 -9.0%
3924
3720 5.5% 34,407 36,411 -5.5%
3525
2977 18.4% 33,536 33,661 -0.4%
2722
2148 26.7% 23,661 24,076 -1.7%
970
922 5.2% 10,769 10,008 7.6%
1303
911 43.0% 10,602 9575 10.7%
Total
22,653
23,205 -2.4% 223,627 235,374 -5.0%

Source: Automakers

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